Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He saith unto him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all things; thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus saith unto him, Feed my sheep.

Bible References

The third

John 13:38
Jesus replied, “Will you lay down your life for Me? I assure you: A rooster will not crow until you have denied Me three times.
John 18:27
Peter then denied it again. Immediately a rooster crowed.
Matthew 26:73
After a little while those standing there approached and said to Peter, “You certainly are one of them, since even your accent gives you away.”
Revelation 3:19
As many as I love, I rebuke and discipline. So be committed and repent.


1 Kings 17:18
She said to Elijah, “Man of God, what do we have in common? Have you come to remind me of my guilt and to kill my son?”
Lamentations 3:33
For He does not enjoy bringing affliction
or suffering on mankind.
Matthew 26:75
and Peter remembered the words Jesus had spoken, “Before the rooster crows, you will deny Me three times.” And he went outside and wept bitterly.
Mark 14:72
Immediately a rooster crowed a second time, and Peter remembered when Jesus had spoken the word to him, “Before the rooster crows twice, you will deny Me three times.” When he thought about it, he began to weep.
Luke 22:61
Then the Lord turned and looked at Peter. So Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how He had said to him, “Before the rooster crows today, you will deny Me three times.”
2 Corinthians 2:4
For I wrote to you with many tears out of an extremely troubled and anguished heart—not that you should be hurt, but that you should know the abundant love I have for you.
2 Corinthians 7:8
For even if I grieved you with my letter, I do not regret it—even though I did regret it since I saw that the letter grieved you, yet only for a little while.
Ephesians 4:30
And don’t grieve God’s Holy Spirit. You were sealed by Him for the day of redemption.
1 Peter 1:6
You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to struggle in various trials


John 2:24
Jesus, however, would not entrust Himself to them, since He knew them all
John 16:30
Now we know that You know everything and don’t need anyone to question You. By this we believe that You came from God.”
John 18:4
Then Jesus, knowing everything that was about to happen to Him, went out and said to them, “Who is it you’re looking for?”
Jeremiah 17:10
I, Yahweh, examine the mind,
I test the heart
to give to each according to his way,
according to what his actions deserve.
Acts 1:24
Then they prayed, “You, Lord, know the hearts of all; show which of these two You have chosen
Acts 15:8
And God, who knows the heart, testified to them by giving the Holy Spirit, just as He also did to us.
Revelation 2:23
I will kill her children with the plague. Then all the churches will know that I am the One who examines minds and hearts, and I will give to each of you according to your works.

Thou knowest that

John 21:15
When they had eaten breakfast, Jesus asked Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?”

“Yes, Lord,” he said to Him, “You know that I love You.”

“Feed My lambs,” He told him.
Joshua 22:22
“Yahweh is the God of gods! Yahweh is the God of gods! He knows, and may Israel also know. Do not spare us today, if it was in rebellion or treachery against the Lord
1 Chronicles 29:17
I know, my God, that You test the heart and that You are pleased with what is right. I have willingly given all these things with an upright heart, and now I have seen Your people who are present here giving joyfully and willingly to You.
Job 31:4
Does He not see my ways
and number all my steps?
Psalm 7:8
The Lord judges the peoples;
vindicate me, Lord,
according to my righteousness and my integrity.
Psalm 17:3
You have tested my heart;
You have examined me at night.
You have tried me and found nothing evil;
I have determined that my mouth will not sin.
2 Corinthians 1:12
For this is our confidence: The testimony of our conscience is that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, with God-given sincerity and purity, not by fleshly wisdom but by God’s grace.

General references

Genesis 31:40
There I was—the heat consumed me by day and the frost by night, and sleep fled from my eyes.
Ezekiel 46:24
He said to me: “These are the kitchens where those who minister at the temple will cook the people’s sacrifices.”
Matthew 26:22
Deeply distressed, each one began to say to Him, “Surely not I, Lord?”
Mark 10:16
After taking them in His arms, He laid His hands on them and blessed them.
John 6:61
Jesus, knowing in Himself that His disciples were complaining about this, asked them, “Does this offend you?
John 14:15
“If you love Me, you will keep My commands.
John 20:6
Then, following him, Simon Peter came also. He entered the tomb and saw the linen cloths lying there.

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