Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life.

General references

Bible References

The spirit

Romans 8:2
For the life-giving law of the Spirit through Christ Jesus has freed you from the Law of sin and death.
1 Corinthians 15:45
This is also what the Scripture says: "The first man Adam became a living creature." The last Adam has become a life-giving Spirit.
2 Corinthians 3:6
and he has qualified me to serve him in the interests of a new agreement, not in writing but of spirit. For what is written kills, but the Spirit gives life.
Galatians 5:25
If we live by the Spirit, let us be guided by the Spirit.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ himself died once for all, for sin, an upright man for unrighteous men, to bring us to God, and was physically put to death, but he was made alive in the Spirit.

The flesh

Romans 2:25
Circumcision will help you only if you observe the Law; but if you are a lawbreaker, you might as well be uncircumcised.
Romans 3:1
What advantage is there then in being a Jew, and what is the use of circumcision?
1 Corinthians 11:27
Hence anyone who eats the bread or drinks from the Lord's cup in a way that is unworthy of it will be guilty of profaning the body and the blood of the Lord.
Galatians 5:6
For in union with Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor the want of it counts for anything, but only faith acting through love.
Galatians 6:15
For neither circumcision nor the want of it is of any importance, but only a new creation.
1 Timothy 4:8
Physical training is of some service, but religion is of service in every way, for it carries with it the promise of life here and hereafter.
Hebrews 13:9
You must not be carried away with strange varieties of teaching. The true way to steadfastness of heart is through God's mercy, not through scruples about food, which have never done their adherents any good.
1 Peter 3:21
Baptism, which corresponds to it, now saves you also (not as the mere removing of physical stain, but as the craving for a conscience right with God)??hrough the resurrection of Jesus Christ,

The words

John 6:68
Simon Peter answered, "To whom can we go, sir? You have a message of eternal life,
John 12:49
for I have not spoken on my account, but the Father who has sent me has himself given me orders what to tell and what to say.
Romans 10:8
No! This is what it says: "God's message is close to you, on your lips and in your mind"??hat is, the message about faith that we preach.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But, as the Scripture says, there are things "Which no eye ever saw and no ear ever heard, And never occurred to the human mind, Which God has provided for those who love him."
2 Corinthians 3:6
and he has qualified me to serve him in the interests of a new agreement, not in writing but of spirit. For what is written kills, but the Spirit gives life.
1 Thessalonians 2:13
We for our part constantly thank God for another reason too??ecause when you received God's message from our lips, you welcomed it not as the message of men but as the message of God, as it really is, which does its work in the hearts of you believers.
Hebrews 4:12
For the message of God is a living and active force, sharper than any double-edged sword, piercing through soul and spirit, and joints and marrow, and keen in judging the thoughts and purposes of the mind.
James 1:18
Of his own accord he brought us into being through the message of truth, so that we might be a kind of first-fruits among his creatures.
1 Peter 1:23
for you have been born anew from a germ not perishable, but imperishable, through the message of the living, everlasting God.

General references

Mark 2:11
"I tell you, get up, pick up your mat, and go home!"
Luke 4:32
and they were amazed at his teaching, for he spoke with authority.