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 receiveth you, receiveth me: and he that receiveth me, receiveth Him that sent me.
Matthew 18:5
and whoever shall receive one such little child for my sake, receiveth me:
Colossians 2:6
Therefore as ye have received Christ Jesus the Lord, walk in Him;

To them

Romans 8:14
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are the sons of God.
2 Corinthians 6:17
Wherefore, "come out from the midst of 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 the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 4:6
And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
2 Peter 1:4
by which are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises; that by these ye may become partakers of a divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
1 John 3:1
Behold then what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the children of God: though for this reason the world knoweth us not, because it knew not Him.


John 2:23
And when he was in Jerusalem at the passover on the feast-day, many believed in his name, seeing his miracles, which He wrought.
John 3:18
He that believeth on Him is not condemned: but he that believeth not, is already condemned; because he hath not believed on the name of the only-begotten Son of God.
John 20:31
but these things are written, that ye may believe, that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing ye may have life through his name.
Matthew 12:21
And in his name shall the Gentiles hope.
Acts 3:16
And through faith in his name, hath strengthened this man, whom ye see and know: his name, I say, and saith in Him, hath wrought this perfect cure before you all.
1 John 3:23
And this is his commandment, that we should believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as He hath given us a charge to do.
1 John 5:12
He that hath the Son hath life: he that hath not the Son of God hath not life.

General references

John 7:5
For neither did his brethren believe in Him.
John 8:47
He, that is of God, receiveth the words of God; but ye therefore receive them not, because ye are not of God.
Romans 9:16
So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.
Galatians 3:26
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.