Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

Whether the gods

General references

Bible References

Whether the gods

Joshua 24:14
Now therefore fear LORD, and serve him in sincerity and in truth. And put away the gods which your fathers served beyond the River, and in Egypt, and serve ye LORD.

Or the gods

Exodus 23:24
Thou shall not bow down to their gods, nor serve them, nor do after their works, but thou shall utterly overthrow them, and break their pillars in pieces.
Exodus 34:15
Lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and they play the harlot after their gods, and sacrifice to their gods, and [a man] calls thee and thou eat of his sacrifice,
Deuteronomy 13:7
of the gods of the peoples that are round about you, near to thee, or far off from thee, from the one end of the earth even to the other end of the earth,
Deuteronomy 29:18
Lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turns away this day from LORD our God, to go to serve the gods of those nations. Lest there should be among you a root that bears gall and wormwood,
Judges 6:10
And I said to you, I am LORD your God. Ye shall not fear the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell, but ye have not hearkened to my voice.

As for me

Genesis 18:19
For I have known him, to the end that he may command his children and his household after him, that they may keep the way of LORD, to do righteousness and justice, to the end that LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he has spoke
Psalm 101:2
I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O when will thou come to me? I will walk within my house with a perfect heart.
Psalm 119:106
I have sworn, and have confirmed it, that I will observe thy righteous ordinances.
John 6:68
Simon Peter therefore answered him, Lord, to whom will we go? Thou have sayings of eternal life.
Acts 11:23
who, having arrived, and having seen the grace of God, rejoiced. And he encouraged all, with purpose of heart, to remain in the Lord.

General references

Leviticus 14:42
And they shall take other stones, and put them in the place of those stones. And he shall take other mortar, and shall plaster the house.
1 Samuel 1:21
And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer to LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow.