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
He that receives you, receives me; and he that receives me, receives him that sent me.
Matthew 18:5
and whoever shall receive one that is like such a child, in my name, receiveth me.
Colossians 2:6
continue therefore to follow the doctrine of our Lord Jesus Christ, as you have receiv'd it:

To them

Romans 8:14
as many as are actuated by the spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
2 Corinthians 6:17
wherefore come out from among them, be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you,
Galatians 3:26
for you are all the sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:6
and because ye are sons, God has sent forth the spirit of his son into your hearts, crying Abba, that is, father;
2 Peter 1:4
by which we have receiv'd the most inestimable promises, that thereby you might become partakers of the divine perfections, after having escap'd from the corruption of a sensual world.
1 John 3:1
Consider what proof the father has given us of his love, in allowing us to be called the sons of God: therefore the world does not know us, because it knew him not.


John 2:23
Now whilst he was in Jerusalem at the feast of the passover, many believed in him when they saw the miracles which he did.
John 3:18
he that believeth on him, shall not be condemned: but he that believeth not, is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the only begotten son of God.
John 20:31
but these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Messias, the son of God, and that believing ye might have life through his name.
Matthew 12:21
and in his name shall the Gentiles trust."
Acts 3:16
it is the faith which we have in him, that has procured strength to this man whom ye see and know: yea, the faith which is by him, hath given him this perfect soundness in the presence of you all.
1 John 3:23
now this is his commandment, that we believe in his son Jesus Christ, and that we love one another, as he commanded us.
1 John 5:12
he that receives the son, is intitled to life; and he that does not receive the son of God, has no title to life.

General references

John 7:5
for even his brethren did not believe in him.
John 8:47
he that is of God, does therefore observe what God says: which you do not observe, because ye are not of God.
Romans 9:16
so that this is a matter not dependent on him that wills or runs, but on God, who shews mercy.
Galatians 3:26
for you are all the sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.