Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;

Bible References


Isaiah 11:2
The spirit of wisdom and understanding, The spirit of counsel and might, The spirit of knowledge and reverence of Yahweh;
Isaiah 42:1
Lo! my Servant, I will uphold him, My chosen, well-pleased is my soul, - I have put my spirit upon him, Justice - to the nations, will he bring forth:
Isaiah 59:21
And as for me, this, shall be my covenant with them, Saith Yahweh: My spirit that is upon thee, And my words which I have put in thy mouth, - Shall not he taken out of thy mouth - Nor out of the mouth of thy seed. Nor out of the mouth of thy seeds seed, Saith Yahweh, From henceforth even unto times age-abiding.
Matthew 3:16
And Jesus, having been immersed, straightway, went up from the water, - and lo! the heavens were opened and he saw the Spirit of God, descending like a dove coming upon him;
Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord, is upon me, because he hath anointed me - to tell glad tidings unto the destitute; He hath sent me forth, - To proclaim, to captives, a release, and, to the blind, a recovering of sight, - to send away the crushed, with a release;
John 1:32
And John bare witness, saying - I have gazed upon the Spirit, descending like a dove, out of heaven, - and it abode upon him.
John 3:34
For, he whom God hath sent, the sayings of God, doth speak; for, not by measure, giveth he the Spirit.

To preach

Isaiah 52:9
Break forth, shout in triumph together, ye waste places of Jerusalem, - For Yahweh Hath comforted his people, Hath redeemed Jerusalem:
Psalm 22:26
The patient wronged-ones shall eat and be satisfied, They shall praise Yahweh, who are seekers of him, Let your heart live for aye.
Psalm 25:9
May he guide patient wronged-ones to be righted, and teach such oppressed-ones his way.
Psalm 69:32
The humbled have seen - they rejoice! Ye seekers of God, let your heart, then, revive;
Psalm 149:4
For Yahweh is taking pleasure in his people, He will beautify humbled ones with victory.
Matthew 5:3
Happy, the destitute, in spirit; for, theirs, is the kingdom of the heavens;
Matthew 11:5
The, blind, recover sight, and, the lame, walk, lepers, are cleansed, and, the deaf, hear, - and, the dead, are raised, and, the destitute, are told the joyful tidings;
Luke 7:22
And, answering, he said unto them - Go and bear tidings unto John, as to what ye have seen and heard: The blind, are receiving sight, the lame, walk, lepers, are cleansed, and, the deaf, hear, the dead, are raised, the destitute, are told the glad-message;

To bind

Isaiah 57:15
For, thus, saith he that is high and lifted up - Inhabiting futurity, And, holy, is his name: A high and holy place, will I inhabit, Also with the crushed and lowly in spirit, To revive the spirit of the lowly, and To revive the heart of them who are crushed; -
Isaiah 66:2
For, all these things, hath mine own hand made, And all these things came into being, - Declareth Yahweh. But for this one, will I look around, For him who is humbled and smitten in spirit, And so careth anxiously for my word.
Psalm 34:18
Near is Yahweh, to the broken in heart, And, the crushed in spirit, will he save.
Psalm 51:17
The sacrifices of God, are a spirit that is broken, - A heart - broken and crushed, O God, thou wilt not despise.
Psalm 147:3
He is healing the broken in heart, - and binding up their hurts.
Hosea 6:1
Come, and let us return unto Yahweh! for, he, hath torn, that he might heal us, - smitten, that he might bind us up.
2 Corinthians 7:6
But, he who encourageth them that are brought low, encouraged us, - even God, - by the presence of Titus.

To proclaim

Isaiah 42:7
To open eyes that are blind, - To bring forth Out of the dungeon the captive Out of the prison, the dwellers in darkness.
Isaiah 49:9
Saying To them who are hound Go forth, To them who are in darkness, Shew yourselves, - By the roads, shall they graze, And on all bare places, shall be their pasture:
Psalm 102:20
To hear the groaning of the prisoner, To set free, them who were appointed to death.
Jeremiah 34:8
The word which came unto Jeremiah, from Yahweh, - after that King Zedekiah had solemnised a covenant with all the people who were in Jerusalem, proclaiming unto them liberty:
Zechariah 9:11
As for thee also, - By the blood of thy covenant, have I sent forth thy prisoners out of a pit, wherein is no water.
John 8:32
And ye shall know the truth, and, the truth, shall make you free.
Acts 26:18
To open their eyes; that they turn from darkness unto light, and the authority of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among them who have been made holy by the faith respecting me.
Romans 6:16
Know ye not that, unto whom ye are presenting yourselves as servants for obedience, servants ye are unto him unto whom ye are obedient, whether of sin unto death or of obedience unto righteousness?
Romans 7:23
But I behold a diverse law in my members, warring against the law of my mind and taking me captive in the law of sin which existeth in my members: -
2 Timothy 2:25
In meekness, bringing under discipline them that oppose themselves, lest at any time God should give them repentance unto a personal knowledge of truth,

General references

Exodus 29:7
Then shalt thou take the anointing oil, and pour upon his bead, - so shalt thou anoint him.
Exodus 30:26
And thou shalt anoint therewith the tent of meeting, - and the ark of the testimony;
Exodus 40:12
And thou shalt bring near Aaron and his sons, unto the opening of the teat of meeting, - and shalt bathe them in the water;
Leviticus 2:16
Then shall the priest make a perfume, with the memorial thereof, - from the crushed grain thereof and from the oil thereof, besides all the frankincense thereof, - an altar-flame, unto Yahweh.
Deuteronomy 15:1
At the end of seven years, shalt thou make a release.
Psalm 89:20
I have found David my servant, With mine own holy oil, have I anointed him;
Mark 3:27
But, no one is able into the house of the mighty one to enter, and, his spoils, to carry off, unless, first the mighty one, he bind, and, then his house, will he plunder!
John 8:36
If then, the Son, shall make you free, really free, shall ye be.
John 17:18
Even as thou didst send me forth into the world, I also, send them forth into the world;
Acts 5:19
But, a messenger of the Lord, by night, opened the doors of the prison; and, leading them out, said -