Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


That this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones?

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A sign

Joshua 22:27
but it shall be a witness between us and you, and between our generations after us, that we may do the service of LORD before him with our burnt-offerings, and with our sacrifices, and with our peace-offerings, that your sons may n
Exodus 12:14
And this day shall be to you for a memorial, and ye shall keep it a feast to LORD; throughout your generations ye shall keep it a feast by an ordinance forever.
Exodus 13:9
And it shall be for a sign to thee upon thy hand, and for a memorial between thine eyes, that the law of LORD may be in thy mouth, for with a strong hand has LORD brought thee out of Egypt.
Exodus 31:13
Speak thou also to the sons of Israel, saying, Truly ye shall keep my Sabbaths, for it is a sign between me and you throughout your generations, that ye may know that I am LORD who sanctifies you.
Numbers 16:38
even the censers of these sinners against their own lives, and let them be made beaten plates for a covering of the altar, for they offered them before LORD, therefore they are holy, and they shall be a sign to the sons of Israel.
Isaiah 55:13
Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree. And it shall be to LORD for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
Ezekiel 20:12
Moreover I also gave them my Sabbaths, to be a sign between me and them, that they might know that I am LORD who sanctifies them.

When your

Joshua 4:21
And he spoke to the sons of Israel, saying, When your sons shall ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What do these stones mean?
Exodus 12:26
And it shall come to pass, when your sons shall say to you, What do ye mean by this service?
Exodus 13:14
And it shall be, when thy son asks thee in time to come, saying, What is this? that thou shall say to him, By strength of hand LORD brought us out from Egypt, from the house of bondage.
Deuteronomy 6:20
When thy son asks thee in time to come, saying, What is the meaning of the testimonies, and the statutes, and the ordinances, which LORD our God has commanded you?
Deuteronomy 11:19
And ye shall teach them to your sons, talking of them when thou sit in thy house, and when thou walk by the way, and when thou lay down, and when thou rise up.
Psalm 44:1
We have heard with our ears, O God, our fathers have told us, what work thou did in their days, in the days of old.
Psalm 71:18
Yea, even when I am old and gray headed, O God, forsake me not, until I have declared thy strength to a generation, thy might to everyone who is to come.
Psalm 78:3
which we have heard and known, and our fathers have told us.
Isaiah 38:19
The living, the living, he shall praise thee, as I do this day. The father to the sons shall make known thy truth.
Acts 2:39
For the promise is to you, and to your children, and to all those in afar, as many as Lord our God may call.

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Joel 1:3
Tell ye your sons of it, and [let] your sons [tell] their sons, and their sons another generation.