Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, even from his mother's womb.

General references

Bible References

And shall

Luke 7:33
For John the Baptist came, taking no food or drink, and you say, He has an evil spirit.
Numbers 6:2
Say to the children of Israel, If a man or a woman takes an oath to keep himself separate and give himself to the Lord;
Judges 13:4
Now then take care to have no wine or strong drink and to take no unclean thing for food;
Matthew 11:18
For John came, taking no food or drink, and they say, He has an evil spirit.


Psalm 22:9
But it was you who took care of me from the day of my birth: you gave me faith even from my mother's breasts.
Jeremiah 1:5
Before you were formed in the body of your mother I had knowledge of you, and before your birth I made you holy; I have given you the work of being a prophet to the nations.
Galatians 1:15
But when it was the good pleasure of God, by whom I was marked out even from my mother's body, through his grace,

General references

Proverbs 20:11
Even a child may be judged by his doings, if his work is free from sin and if it is right.
Ezekiel 44:21
The priests are not to take wine when they go into the inner square.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain