Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.
But, if any of you is lacking in wisdom, let him ask from God, Who giveth to all liberally, and upbraideth not; and it will be given him;
This wisdom is not the wisdom that comes down from above; but is earthly, soulish, demoniacal!
If, therefore, ye, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father Who is in Heaven give good things to those asking Him?
At that season Jesus, answering, said, "I thank Thee, O Father, Lord of the heaven and of the earth, because Thou didst hide these things from the wise and discerning, and didst reveal them to babes.
And He, answering, said to them, "Because to you it has been given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of Heaven, but to them it has not been given.
If ye, then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him?"
John answered and said, "A man can receive nothing, unless it has been given to him from Heaven.
This One God exalted as a Prince and Savior, with His right hand, to give repentance to Israel, and remission of sins.
And, having heard these things, they were silent, and glorified God, saying, "Then, to the gentiles also God gave repentance unto life."
for the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus, our Lord.
For as ye in times past disobeyed God, but just now obtained mercy by their disobedience;
And, having gifts differing according to the grace that was given to us; whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of our faith;
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes you to differ? And what do you have, that you did not receive? But, if you did receive it, why are you boasting, as if you did not receive it?
1 Corinthians 12:4
Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit.
among whom we also all once lived in the desires of our flesh, doing the will of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest;
Wherefore, He saith, "Having ascended on high, He led captivity captive, and gave gifts to men."
but to you it was granted as a favor in behalf of Christ, not only to believe on Him, but in His behalf to suffer also;
For we also were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving manifold desires and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 John 4:10
Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us, and sent His Son, to be a propitiation for our sins.
1 John 5:11
And this is the testimony, that God gave to us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.
He was the true Light That lighteth every man coming into the world.
Again, therefore, Jesus spake to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world: he that follows Me shall not walk in the darkness, but shall have the Light of life."
2 Corinthians 4:6
because it is the God Who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness," Who shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
the eyes of your heart having been enlightened, that ye may know what is the hope of His calling, what the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints,
1 John 1:5
And this is the message which we have heard from Him, and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all.
And the city has no need of the sun, nor of the moon, to shine upon it; for the glory of God illuminated it, and its lamp is the Lamb.
And there will be night no more; and they need no lamp-light, nor light of the sun; because the Lord God will illuminate them, and they shall reign forever and ever.
for the gifts and calling of God are not repented of.
They shall perish, but Thou continuest; and they will all become old as does a garment;
Jesus Christ is yesterday and today the same??nd forever.