Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me: and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.

Bible References

The blessing

Deuteronomy 24:13
Turning back, thou shalt turn back to him the pledge as the sun went down; he lay down in his garment and blessed thee; and to thee shall be justice before Jehovah thy God.
Acts 9:39
And Peter having risen came with them. Whom having approached, they brought into the upper room: and all the widows stood before him weeping, and showing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, being with them.
2 Corinthians 9:12
For the service of this office is not only filling up the wants of the saints, but also abounding through many thanks to God;
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord give mercy to the house of Onesiphorus; for many times he refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my perplexity:


Job 31:19
If I shall see one perishing from not being clothed, and no covering to the needy;
Deuteronomy 26:5
And thou didst answer and say before Jehovah thy God, An unfortunate Syrian my father; and he went down into Egypt, and he will sojourn there with a few men, and will be there into a great nation, mighty and many.
Proverbs 31:6
Ye shall give strong drink to him perishing, and wine to the bitter of soul
Isaiah 27:13
And it was in that day he shall strike upon the great trumpet, and they perishing came into the land of Assui, and the outcasts into the land of Egypt, and they worshiped to Jehovah in the holy mountain in Jerusalem.

I caused

Deuteronomy 16:11
And rejoice before Jehovah thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy servant, and thy maid, and the Levite that is in thy gates, and the stranger, and the orphan and the widow, which are in the midst of thee in the place which Jehovah thy God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there.
Nehemiah 8:10
And he will say to them, Go ye; eat fatnesses, and drink sweetnesses, and send portions to him for whom nothing was prepared: for the day is holy to our Lord: and ye shall not grieve, for the joy of Jehovah this is your strength.
Philemon 1:7
For we have much grace and consolation upon thy love, for the bowels of the holy are refreshed by thee, brother.


Psalm 67:4
The nations shall be glad and rejoice, for thou wilt judge peoples in uprightness, and thou wilt pity the nations upon earth. Silence.
Isaiah 65:14
Behold, my servants shall shout from good of heart, but ye shall cry from pain of heart, and wail from breaking of spirit