Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Strive to enter in at the strait gate: for many, I say unto you, will seek to enter in, and shall not be able.

The strait

General references

Bible References

The strait

Matthew 7:13
Enter ye in at the strait gate; the gate that leadeth to destruction is broad, and the way is open, and they who pass through are numerous.

For

Mark 6:18
upon which John told him, "it is not lawful for you to have your brother's wife."
John 7:34
ye shall seek me, but shall not find me: and where I shall go, thither ye cannot come.
John 8:21
Jesus therefore repeated what he had said, "I go my way, and ye shall seek me, and shall die in your incredulity, so that whither I go, ye cannot come."
John 13:33
my dear children, I am with you but for a little while. you shall seek me: but as I said to the Jews, so now I say to you, "where I am going you cannot come."
Romans 9:31
but Israel, who followed the law of justice, hath not attained to the law of justice.
Romans 10:3
because being ignorant of the justice which is of God, and going about to establish a justification of their own, they have not submitted themselves to that which is of God.

General references

Matthew 22:14
thus many are called, but few are converted.
John 7:34
ye shall seek me, but shall not find me: and where I shall go, thither ye cannot come.