Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For which of you, intending to build a tower, sitteth not down first, and counteth the cost, whether he have sufficient to finish it?

General references

Bible References

Intending

Genesis 11:4
They said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city, and a tower whose top reaches to the sky, and let us make ourselves a name, lest we be scattered abroad on the surface of the whole earth."
Proverbs 24:27
Prepare your work outside, and get your fields ready. Afterwards, build your house.

Counteth

Luke 14:33
So therefore whoever of you who does not renounce all that he has, he cannot be my disciple.
Joshua 24:19
Joshua said to the people, "You can't serve the LORD; for he is a holy God. He is a jealous God. He will not forgive your disobedience nor your sins.
Matthew 8:20
And Jesus said to him, "The foxes have holes, and the birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has nowhere to lay his head."
Matthew 10:22
And you will be hated by all men for my name's sake, but he who endures to the end will be saved.
Matthew 20:22
But Jesus answered, "You do not know what you are asking. Are you able to drink the cup that I am about to drink?" They said to him, "We are able."
Acts 21:13
Then Paul answered, "What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."
1 Thessalonians 3:4
For truly, when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we are to suffer affliction, even as it happened, and you know.
2 Peter 1:13
I think it right, as long as I am in this tent, to stir you up by reminding you;

General references

Proverbs 24:27
Prepare your work outside, and get your fields ready. Afterwards, build your house.
Luke 14:20
"Another said, 'I have married a wife, and therefore I cannot come.'