Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


When once the master of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, and ye begin to stand without, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not whence ye are:

Bible References


Psalm 32:6
Therefore let everyone who is faithful pray to You
at a time that You may be found.
When great floodwaters come,
they will not reach him.
Isaiah 55:6
Seek the Lord while He may be found;
call to Him while He is near.
2 Corinthians 6:2
For He says:

I heard you in an acceptable time,
and I helped you in the day of salvation.

Look, now is the acceptable time; now is the day of salvation.
Hebrews 3:7
Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says:

Today, if you hear His voice,
Hebrews 12:17
For you know that later, when he wanted to inherit the blessing, he was rejected because he didn’t find any opportunity for repentance, though he sought it with tears.


Genesis 7:16
Those that entered, male and female of all flesh, entered just as God had commanded him. Then the Lord shut him in.
Matthew 25:10
“When they had gone to buy some, the groom arrived. Then those who were ready went in with him to the wedding banquet, and the door was shut.


Luke 6:46
“Why do you call Me ‘Lord, Lord,’ and don’t do the things I say?
Matthew 7:21
“Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord!’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of My Father in heaven.
Matthew 25:11
“Later the rest of the virgins also came and said, ‘Master, master, open up for us!’

I know

Luke 13:27
But He will say, ‘I tell you, I don’t know you or where you’re from. Get away from Me, all you workers of unrighteousness!’
Matthew 7:23
Then I will announce to them, ‘I never knew you! Depart from Me, you lawbreakers!
Matthew 25:41
Then He will also say to those on the left, ‘Depart from Me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the Devil and his angels!

General references

Psalm 18:41
They cry for help, but there is no one to save them
they cry to the Lord, but He does not answer them.
Jeremiah 8:20
Harvest has passed, summer has ended,
but we have not been saved.
Hosea 8:2
Israel cries out to Me,
“My God, we know You!”
Luke 6:46
“Why do you call Me ‘Lord, Lord,’ and don’t do the things I say?
John 7:34
You will look for Me, but you will not find Me; and where I am, you cannot come.”

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