Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Let your loins be girded about, and your lights burning;

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Bible References

Your loins

1 Kings 18:46
And the hand of Jehovah was to Elijah; and he will bind up his loins, and he will run before Ahab, even to thy Coming to Jezreel.
Proverbs 31:17
She girded her loins with strength, and she will strengthen her arms.
Isaiah 5:27
None fainted, and none were weak among them; none shall slumber and none shall sleep; and the girdle of their loins was not loosed, and the thong of their shoes was not broken:
Isaiah 11:5
And justice was the girding of his loins, and truth the girding of his loins.
Ephesians 6:14
Stand therefore, having girded your loins around with truth, and put on the armor of justice;
1 Peter 1:13
Wherefore having girded up the loins of your mind, living abstemiously, hope perfectly upon the grace brought to you in the revelation of Jesus Christ;

Your lights

Matthew 5:16
So let your light shine before men, that they see your good works, and praise your Father, him in the heavens.
Matthew 25:1
Then shall the kingdom of the heavens be likened to ten virgins, who having taken their lanterns, went forth to the meeting of the bridegroom.
Philippians 2:15
That ye be complete and pure, children of God, blameless in the midst of a crooked and perverted generation, among whom ye appear as luminaries in the world;

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Matthew 25:7
Then all these virgins were aroused, and put their lanterns in order.