Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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.

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Bible References

Thou art

John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and he says of him, Behold truly an Israelite, in whom is no deceit!
John 2:24
And Jesus himself trusted not himself to them, for he knew all,
John 6:70
Jesus answered them, Have I not chosen you twelve, and of you one is a devil?
John 13:18
I say not of you all: I know whom I have chosen: but that the writing might be completed, He chewing bread with me lifted up his heel against me.


1 Corinthians 1:12
And this I say, that each of you says, I truly 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 things present, or about to be; all are yours;
1 Corinthians 9:5
Have we not power to lead about a sister, a wife; as also the rest of the sent, and the brethren of the Lord, and Cephas?
1 Corinthians 15:5
And that he was seen by Cephas, then by the twelve:
Galatians 2:9
And having known the grace given to me, James, and Cephas, and John, seeming to be pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hands of communion; that we for the nations, and they for the circumcision.

A stone

John 21:2
There were together Simon Peter, and Thomas called Didymus, and nathanael from Cana of Galilee, and they of Zebedee, and two other of his disciples.
Matthew 10:2
And the names of the twelve sent are these: first, Simon, called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James, he of Zebedee and John his brother;
Matthew 16:18
And I say to thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock will I build my church; and the gates of hell shall not overcome her.
Mark 3:16
And he set to Simon the name Peter;
Luke 5:8
And Simon Peter fell upon his knees before Jesus, saying, Go out from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord.
Luke 6:14
Simon, (and he named him Peter,) and Andrew his brother, James and John, Philip and Bartholomew,

General references

Luke 2:17
And having seen, they made known concerning the word spoken to them about the child.