Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But Abraham said, Son, remember that thou in thy lifetime receivedst thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things: but now he is comforted, and thou art tormented.

Bible References


Luke 16:24
And he crying out said, Father Abraham, have compassion on me, and send Lazarus that he may dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue, for I am suffering in this flame.


Luke 16:23
And in hades lifting up his eyes, being in torments, he sees Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom.
Lamentations 1:7
In the days of her affliction and of her wanderings, since her people fell into the hand of an adversary, and none did help her, Jerusalem remembereth all her precious things which she had in the days of old: the adversaries have seen her, they mock at her ruin.
Daniel 5:22
And thou, Belshazzar, his son, hast not humbled thy heart, although thou knewest all this;
Mark 9:46
where their worm dies not, and the fire is not quenched.

Thy good

Luke 6:24
But woe to you rich, for ye have received your consolation.
Job 21:13
They spend their days in prosperity, and in a moment go down to Sheol.
Job 22:18
Yet he filled their houses with good. But the counsel of the wicked is far from me.
Psalm 17:14
From men who are thy hand, O Jehovah, from men of this age: their portion is in this life, and their belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure; they have their fill of sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their children.
Psalm 37:35
I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading like a green tree in its native soil:
Psalm 49:11
Their inward thought is, that their houses are for ever,their dwelling-places from generation to generation: they call the lands after their own names.
Psalm 73:7
Their eyes stand out from fatness, they exceed the imaginations of their heart:
Romans 8:7
Because the mind of the flesh is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God; for neither indeed can it be:
Philippians 3:19
whose end is destruction, whose god is the belly, and their glory in their shame, who mind earthly things:)
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one love the world, the love of the Father is not in him;


Luke 16:20
And there was a poor man, by name Lazarus, who was laid at his gateway full of sores,
John 16:33
These things have I spoken to you that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye have tribulation; but be of good courage: I have overcome the world.
Acts 14:22
establishing the souls of the disciples, exhorting them to abide in the faith, and that through many tribulations we must enter into the kingdom of God.
1 Thessalonians 3:3
that no one might be moved by these afflictions. (For yourselves know that we are set for this;
Hebrews 11:25
choosing rather to suffer affliction along with the people of God than to have the temporary pleasure of sin;
Revelation 7:14
And I said to him, My lord, thou knowest. And he said to me, These are they who come out of the great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and have made them white in the blood of the Lamb.

General references

Genesis 41:53
And the seven years of plenty that were in the land of Egypt were ended;
Deuteronomy 28:17
Cursed shall be thy basket and thy kneading-trough.
Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter the heart is sorrowful, and the end of mirth is sadness.
Matthew 5:4
Blessed they that mourn, for they shall be comforted.
Mark 9:46
where their worm dies not, and the fire is not quenched.