Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.

Nor of the will of the

Bible References

Were

John 3:3
Jesus replied, "I tell you the solemn truth, unless a person is born from above, he cannot see the kingdom of God."
James 1:18
By his sovereign plan he gave us birth through the message of truth, that we would be a kind of firstfruits of all he created.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he gave us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 2:2
And yearn like newborn infants for pure, spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up to salvation,
1 John 3:9
Everyone who has been fathered by God does not practice sin, because God's seed resides in him, and thus he is not able to sin, because he has been fathered by God.
1 John 4:7
Dear friends, let us love one another, because love is from God, and everyone who loves has been fathered by God and knows God.
1 John 5:1
Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been fathered by God, and everyone who loves the father loves the child fathered by him.

Nor of the will of the

Genesis 25:22
But the children struggled inside her, and she said, "If it is going to be like this, I'm not so sure I want to be pregnant!" So she asked the Lord,
Genesis 27:4
Then prepare for me some tasty food, the kind I love, and bring it to me. Then I will eat it so that I may bless you before I die."
Romans 9:10
Not only that, but when Rebekah had conceived children by one man, our ancestor Isaac --

Nor of the will of man

Psalm 110:3
Your people willingly follow you when you go into battle. On the holy hills at sunrise the dew of your youth belongs to you.
Romans 9:1
I am telling the truth in Christ (I am not lying!), for my conscience assures me in the Holy Spirit --
Romans 10:1
Brothers and sisters, my heart's desire and prayer to God on behalf of my fellow Israelites is for their salvation.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused it to grow.
Philippians 2:13
for the one bringing forth in you both the desire and the effort -- for the sake of his good pleasure -- is God.
James 1:18
By his sovereign plan he gave us birth through the message of truth, that we would be a kind of firstfruits of all he created.

Of god

John 3:6
What is born of the flesh is flesh, and what is born of the Spirit is spirit.
Titus 3:5
he saved us not by works of righteousness that we have done but on the basis of his mercy, through the washing of the new birth and the renewing of the Holy Spirit,
1 John 2:28
And now, little children, remain in him, so that when he appears we may have confidence and not shrink away from him in shame when he comes back.

General references

John 7:5
(For not even his own brothers believed in him.)
John 8:47
The one who belongs to God listens and responds to God's words. You don't listen and respond, because you don't belong to God."
Romans 9:16
So then, it does not depend on human desire or exertion, but on God who shows mercy.
Galatians 3:26
For in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God through faith.

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