Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:

Bible References


Matthew 10:40
"The one who receives you receives me, and the one who receives me receives the one who sent me.
Matthew 18:5
and whoever welcomes one child such as this in my name welcomes me.
Colossians 2:6
Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, live in him,

To them

Isaiah 56:5
And I will give them a monument and a name in my house and within my walls, better than sons and daughters; I will give him an everlasting name that shall not be cut off.
Jeremiah 3:19
Then I thought, 'How I would set you among the children, and I would give you a land of desire, an inheritance of [the] glory of [the] hosts of nations.' And I thought, 'You would call me, "My father," and you would not turn back from {behind} me.'
Hosea 1:10
The number of the children of Israel will be like the sand of the sea that cannot be measured or counted; and in the place where it is said to them, "You are not my people," it will be said to them, "Children of [the] living God."
Romans 8:14
For all those who are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
2 Corinthians 6:17
Therefore "come out from their midst and be separate," says the Lord, "and do not touch what is unclean, and I will welcome you,
Galatians 3:26
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus,
Galatians 4:6
And because you are sons, God sent out the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying out, "Abba! (Father!),"
2 Peter 1:4
through which things he has bestowed on us his precious and very great promises, so that through these you may become sharers of the divine nature [after] escaping from the corruption [that is] in the world because of evil desire,
1 John 3:1
See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called children of God, and we are! Because of this the world does not know us: because it did not know him.


John 2:23
Now while he was in Jerusalem at the Passover, during the feast, many believed in his name [because they] saw his signs which he was doing.
John 3:18
The one who believes in him is not judged, but the one who does not believe has already been judged, because he has not believed in the name of the one and only Son of God.
John 20:31
but these [things] are recorded in order that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that [by] believing you may have life in his name.
Matthew 12:21
And in his name the Gentiles will hope.
Acts 3:16
And on the basis of faith in his name, his name has made this man strong, whom you see and know, and the faith [that is] through him has given him this perfect health in the presence of you all.
1 John 3:23
And this is his commandment: that we believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ and love one another, just as {he commanded us}.
1 John 5:12
The one who has the Son has the life; the one who does not have the Son of God does not have the life.

General references

John 7:5
(For not even his brothers believed in him.)
John 8:47
The one who is from God listens to the words of God. Because of this you do not listen--because you are not of God."
Romans 9:16
Consequently therefore, {it does not depend on the} one who wills or on the one who runs, but on God who shows mercy.
Galatians 3:26
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus,