Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?

General references

Bible References

Being

John 3:5
Jesus answered, "Verily, verily, I say to you, unless one be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the Kingdom of God.
Romans 7:18
For I know that there dwells not in me, that is, in my flesh, any good; for to wish is present with me: but to do that which is good a not.
Titus 3:3
For we also were once foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving manifold desires and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.

Know

Matthew 7:11
If, therefore, ye, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father Who is in Heaven give good things to those asking Him?
Hebrews 12:9
Furthermore, we used to have the fathers of our flesh as chasteners, and we reverenced them: shall we not much rather be in subjection to the Father of our spirits, and live?

Heavenly

Luke 11:2
And He said to them, "When ye pray, say, 'Father, Hallowed be Thy name. Thy Kingdom come.
Luke 15:30
But, when your son??his one who devoured your living with harlots??ame, you killed for him the fatted calf!'
Matthew 5:16
So let your light shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father Who is in Heaven.
Matthew 6:14
"For, if ye forgive men their trespasses, your Heavenly Father will also forgive you;

Give the

Matthew 7:11
If, therefore, ye, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father Who is in Heaven give good things to those asking Him?
John 4:10
Jesus answered and said to her, "If you knew the Gift of God, and Who it is, That saith to you 'Give Me to drink,' you would have asked of Him, and He would have given you living water."
John 7:37
Now, on the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood, and cried, saying, "If anyone thirst, let him come to Me and drink.

General references

Matthew 7:9
Or what man is there of you who, if his son shall ask him for bread, will give him a stone?
Luke 18:19
And Jesus said to him, "Why do you call Me good? No one is good, but One??od.