Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And it came to pass, that the beggar died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried;

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Revelation 14:13
And I heard a voice from Heaven, saying, "Write: Happy are the dead who die in the Lord from henceforth! Yea," saith the Spirit, "that they may rest from their labors; for their works follow with them."

Was carried

Matthew 13:38
The field is the world: and the good seed, these are the sons of the Kingdom; but the tares are the sons of the evil one;
Matthew 24:31
And He will send forth His angels, with the sound of a great trumpet, and they will gather together His elect from the four winds, from one end of the heavens to the other.
Hebrews 2:14
Since, therefore, the children have partaken of blood and flesh, He Himself also in like manner took part of the same; that, through death, He might bring to nought him who had the power of death, that is, the Devil;


Matthew 8:11
And I say to you that many will come from the east and the west, and will sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob, in the Kingdom of Heaven;
John 13:23
There was at the table reclining in Jesus' bosom one of His disciples, whom Jesus loved.
John 21:20
Peter, turning about, sees the disciple whom Jesus loved following; who also at the Supper leaned back on Jesus' breast, and said, "Lord, who is he that betrays Thee?"

The rich

Luke 12:20
But God said to him, 'Senseless one! this night they require your soul of you; and the things you prepared, whose shall they be?'
Mark 8:36
For what does it profit a man, to gain the whole world, and suffer damage as to his soul?
James 1:11
For the sun arose with scorching heat, and withered the grass, and its flower fell out, and the beauty of its appearance perished, so also will the rich man fade away in his goings.
1 Peter 2:24
Who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live to righteousness; by Whose bruise ye were healed.

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Luke 17:27
they were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were given in marriage, until the day on which Noah entered into the ark, and the flood came, and destroyed them all.