Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him hath God the Father sealed.
Then they said to him, How may we do the works of God?
Because in Christ Jesus, having circumcision or not having circumcision are equally of no profit; but only faith working through love.
For it is God who is the cause of your desires and of your acts, for his good pleasure.
And for this purpose I am working, using all my strength by the help of his power which is working in me strongly.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Having ever in mind your work of faith and acts of love and the strength of your hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
Jesus said to her, Everyone who takes this water will be in need of it again:
When goods are increased, the number of those who take of them is increased; and what profit has the owner but to see them?
All the work of man is for his mouth, and still he has a desire for food.
Why do you give your money for what is not bread, and the fruit of your work for what will not give you pleasure? Give ear to me, so that your food may be good, and you may have the best in full measure.
See, is it not the pleasure of the Lord of armies that the peoples are working for the fire and using themselves up for nothing?
Make no store of wealth for yourselves on earth, where it may be turned to dust by worms and weather, and where thieves may come in by force and take it away.
But Martha had her hands full of the work of the house, and she came to him and said, Lord, is it nothing to you that my sister has let me do all the work? Say to her that she is to give me some help.
1 Corinthians 6:13
Food is for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will put an end to them together. But the body is not for the desires of the flesh, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body:
1 Corinthians 7:29
But I say this, my brothers, the time is short; and from now it will be wise for those who have wives to be as if they had them not;
1 Corinthians 9:24
Do you not see that in a running competition all take part, but only one gets the reward? So let your minds be fixed on the reward.
2 Corinthians 4:18
While our minds are not on the things which are seen, but on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal.
(Rules which are all to come to an end with their use) after the orders and teaching of men?
Keep your mind on the higher things, not on the things of earth.
Because of this, let us have a strong desire to come into that rest, and let no one go after the example of those who went against God's orders.
And that there may not be any evil liver, or any man without respect for God, like Esau, who let his birthright go for a plate of food.
For when the sun comes up with its burning heat, the grass gets dry and the grace of its form is gone with the falling flower; so the man of wealth comes to nothing in his ways.
1 Peter 1:24
For it is said, All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass becomes dry and the flower dead:
2 Peter 3:11
Seeing then that all these things are coming to such an end, what sort of persons is it right for you to be, in all holy behaviour and righteousness,
This, I say, is my Father's pleasure, that everyone who sees the Son and has faith in him may have eternal life: and I will take him up on the last day.
But whoever takes the water I give him will never be in need of drink again; for the water I give him will become in him a fountain of eternal life.
But to me your word is a joy, making my heart glad; for I am named by your name, O Lord God of armies.
And I give them eternal life; they will never come to destruction, and no one will ever take them out of my hand.
Jesus said to her, I am myself that day and that life; he who has faith in me will have life even if he is dead;
Jesus said to him, I am the true and living way: no one comes to the Father but by me.
Even as you gave him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all those whom you have given to him.
So that your ear gives attention to wisdom, and your heart is turned to knowledge;
For the reward of sin is death; but what God freely gives is eternal life in Jesus Christ our Lord.
I had no knowledge who he was, but he who sent me to give baptism with water said to me, The one on whom you see the Spirit coming down and resting, it is he who gives baptism with the Holy Spirit.
But the witness which I have is greater than that of John: the work which the Father has given me to do, the very work which I am now doing, is a witness that the Father has sent me.
I give witness about myself and the Father who sent me gives witness about me.
If I am not doing the works of my Father, do not have belief in me;
I was certain that your ears are at all times open to me, but I said it because of these who are here, so that they may see that you sent me.
If I had not done among them the works which no other man ever did, they would have had no sin: but now they have seen, and they have had hate in their hearts for me and my Father.
I will make clear the Lord's decision: he has said to me, You are my son, this day have I given you being.
Then I said, See, I come; it is recorded of me in the roll of the book,
And there will come a rod out of the broken tree of Jesse, and a branch out of his roots will give fruit.
See my servant, whom I am supporting, my loved one, in whom I take delight: I have put my spirit on him; he will give the knowledge of the true God to the nations.
The spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make the broken-hearted well, to say that the prisoners will be made free, and that those in chains will see the light again;
And a voice came out of heaven, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased.
While he was still talking, a bright cloud came over them: and a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased; give ear to him.
And a voice came out of heaven, You are my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased.
And a cloud came over them; and a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, give ear to him.
The Holy Spirit came down in the form of a dove, and a voice came from heaven, saying, You are my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased.
The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make well those who are broken-hearted; to say that the prisoners will be let go, and the blind will see, and to make the wounded free from their chains,
And there was a voice from the cloud saying, This is my Son, the man of my selection; give ear to him.
Men of Israel, give ear to these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man who had the approval of God, as was made clear to you by the great works and signs and wonders which God did by him among you, as you yourselves have knowledge,
About Jesus of Nazareth, how God gave the Holy Spirit to him, with power: and how he went about doing good and making well all who were troubled by evil spirits, for God was with him.
2 Peter 1:17
For God the Father gave him honour and glory, when such a voice came to him out of the great glory, saying, This is my dearly loved Son, with whom I am well pleased.
Then will not their cattle and their goods and all their beasts be ours? so let us come to an agreement with them so that they may go on living with us.
But he said, You have no love for work: that is why you say, Let us go and make an offering to the Lord.
Come, take of my bread, and of my wine which is mixed.
But let your chief care be for his kingdom, and these other things will be given to you in addition.
Now a great number of people went with him.
1 John 2:25
And this is the hope which he gave you, even eternal life.