Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he brought him to Jesus. And when Jesus beheld him, he said, Thou art Simon the son of Jona: thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, A stone.

General references

Bible References

Thou art

John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him, and said of him, "Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom is no deceit!"
John 2:24
But Jesus did not trust himself to them, because he knew all men,
John 6:70
Jesus answered them, "Did I not choose you, the twelve, and one of you is a devil?"
John 13:18
I am not speaking of you all. I know whom I have chosen; but that the Scripture may be fulfilled, 'he who ate my bread has lifted up his heel against me.'

Called

1 Corinthians 1:12
What I mean is this, that each one of you says, "I am of Paul," and "I of Apollos," and "I of Cephas," and "I of Christ."
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future; all belong to you,
1 Corinthians 9:5
Do we not have a right to take along a believing wife, even as the other apostles and the brothers of the Lord and Cephas?
1 Corinthians 15:5
and that he appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.
Galatians 2:9
and when they perceived the grace that was given to me, James and Cephas and John, who were reputed to be pillars, gave to me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship, that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.

A stone

John 21:2
Simon Peter, Thomas called the Twin, Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two others of his disciples were together.
Matthew 10:2
The names of the twelve apostles are these: first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother;
Matthew 16:18
And I tell you, that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.
Mark 3:16
Simon, to whom he gave the name Peter;
Luke 5:8
When Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus' knees, saying, "Depart from me, for I am a sinful man, O Lord!"
Luke 6:14
Simon, whom he named Peter, and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip, and Bartholomew,

General references

Luke 2:17
Now when they had seen him, they made widely known the saying which had been told them concerning this child.