Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.

Bible References

Stand

Jeremiah 18:15
Because my people have forgotten me, they have burned incense to worthless idols, and they have caused them to stumble in their ways from the ancient paths, to walk in pathways, and not on a highway;
Deuteronomy 32:7
Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask your father, and he will show you; your elders, and they will tell you.
Song of Songs 1:7
Tell me, O you whom my soul loves, where you feed, where you make your flock to rest at noon: for why should I be as one that turns aside by the flocks of your companions?
Isaiah 8:20
To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
Malachi 4:4
Remember you the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded unto him at Horeb for all Israel, with the statutes and judgments.
Luke 16:29
Abraham said unto him, They have Moses and the prophets; let them hear them.
John 5:39
Search the scriptures; for in them you think you have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.
Acts 17:11
These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.
Romans 4:1
What shall we say then that Abraham our father, as pertaining to the flesh, has found?
Hebrews 6:12
That you be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Hebrews 11:2
For by it the elders obtained approval.
Hebrews 12:1
Therefore seeing we also are surrounded with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which does so easily ensnare us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,

And walk

Jeremiah 7:23
But this thing commanded I them, saying, Obey my voice, and I will be your God, and you shall be my people: and walk you in all the ways that I have commanded you, that it may be well unto you.
Isaiah 2:5
O house of Jacob, come and let us walk in the light of the LORD.
Isaiah 30:21
And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, This is the way, walk you in it, when you turn to the right hand, and when you turn to the left.
John 12:35
Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while you have the light, lest darkness come upon you: for he that walks in darkness knows not where he goes.
John 13:17
If you know these things, happy are you if you do them.
Colossians 2:6
As you have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him:

We will

Jeremiah 2:25
Withhold your foot from being unshod, and your throat from thirst: but you said, There is no hope: no; for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go.
Jeremiah 18:12
And they said, There is no hope: but we will walk after our own plans, and we will everyone do the imagination of his evil heart.
Jeremiah 22:21
I spoke unto you in your prosperity; but you said, I will not hear. This has been your manner from your youth, that you obeyed not my voice.
Jeremiah 44:16
As for the word that you have spoken unto us in the name of the LORD, we will not hearken unto you.
Matthew 21:28
But what think you? A certain man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work today in my vineyard.

General references

Psalm 25:4
Show me your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths.
Proverbs 2:9
Then shall you understand righteousness, and justice, and equity; yea, every good path.
Jeremiah 42:3
That the LORD your God may show us the way in which we may walk, and the thing that we may do.
Luke 5:39
No man also having drunk old wine immediately desires new: for he says, The old is better.