Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And the head of Ephraim is Samaria, and the head of Samaria is Remaliah's son. If ye will not believe, surely ye shall not be established.

Bible References

The head

1 Kings 16:24
He got the hill Samaria from Shemer for the price of two talents of silver, and he made a town there, building it on the hill and naming it Samaria, after Shemer the owner of the hill.
2 Kings 15:27
In the fifty-second year of Azariah, king of Judah, Pekah, the son of Remaliah, became king over Israel in Samaria, ruling for twenty years.

If ye, etc

2 Chronicles 20:20
And early in the morning they got up and went out to the waste land of Tekoa: and when they were going out, Jehoshaphat took his station and said to them, Give ear to me, O Judah and you people of Jerusalem: have faith in the Lord your God and you will be safe; have faith in his prophets and all will go well for you.
Acts 27:11
But the captain gave more attention to the master and the owner of the ship than to what Paul said.
Romans 11:20
Truly, because they had no faith they were broken off, and you have your place by reason of your faith. Do not be lifted up in pride, but have fear;
Hebrews 11:6
And without faith it is not possible to be well-pleasing to him, for it is necessary for anyone who comes to God to have the belief that God is, and that he is a rewarder of all those who make a serious search for him.
1 John 5:10
He who has faith in the Son of God has the witness in himself: he who has not faith in God makes him false, because he has not faith in the witness which God has given about his Son.

General references

Exodus 16:28
And the Lord said to Moses, How long will you go against my orders and my laws?
Deuteronomy 1:32
But for all this, you had no faith in the Lord your God,
2 Kings 7:20
And such was his fate; for he was crushed to death under the feet of the people, in the doorway into the town.
Psalm 78:22
Because they had no faith in God, and no hope in his salvation.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain