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 Who sent Me.
Matthew 18:5
And whosoever receives one such little child in My name, receives Me.
Colossians 2:6
As, therefore, ye received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in Him;

To them

Romans 8:14
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
2 Corinthians 6:17
Wherefore, "Come ye out from among them, and be ye separate," saith the Lord, "and touch no unclean thing, and I will receive you;
Galatians 3:26
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;
Galatians 4:6
And, because ye are sons, God sent forth the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying, "Abba," Father.
2 Peter 1:4
through which have been given to us very great and precious promises, that through these ye may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world in lust:
1 John 3:1
Behold what manner of love the Father hath given to us, that we should be called children of God; and such we are. For this cause the world knows us not, because it knew Him not.


John 2:23
And, when He was in Jerusalem at the passover, during the feast, many believed on His name, beholding His signs which He was doing.
John 3:18
He that believes on Him is not judged; he that believes not has been judged already, because he has not believed on the name of the only begotten Son of God.
John 20:31
but these have been written, that ye may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that, believing, ye may have life in His name.
Matthew 12:21
And in His name will the gentiles hope."
Acts 3:16
And His name, by the faith of His name, gave strength to this man, whom ye see and know: yea, the faith which is through Him gave him this perfect soundness in the presence of you all.
1 John 3:23
And this is the commandment, that we should believe in the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as He gave us commandment.
1 John 5:12
He that has the Son has the life; he that has not the Son of God has not the life.

General references

John 7:5
For even His brethren did not believe on Him.
John 8:47
He that is of God hears the words of God; on this account, ye hear them not, because ye are not of God."
Romans 9:16
So, then, it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God Who hath mercy.
Galatians 3:26
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;