Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Now when Jesus heard these things, he said unto him, Yet lackest thou one thing: sell all that thou hast, and distribute unto the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.

General references

Bible References

One

Luke 10:42
but one thing is necessary, and Mary has chosen the good part, which will not be taken away from her.
Psalm 27:4
One thing I have asked of LORD, that I will seek after, that I may dwell in the house of LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of LORD, and to inquire in his temple.
Philippians 3:13
Brothers, I reckon myself not to have seized, but one thing, indeed forgetting the things behind, and reaching forward to the things ahead,
2 Peter 3:8
But beloved, this one thing you should not ignore, that one day with Lord is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

Sell

Luke 12:33
Sell things possessed by you, and give charity. Make for yourselves purses not becoming old, a treasure unfailing in the heavens, where no thief approaches, nor moth corrupts.
Luke 16:9
And I say to you, make friends for yourselves from the mammon of unrighteousness, so that, when ye cease, they may receive you into the eternal dwellings.
Matthew 6:19
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust deteriorates, and where thieves break through and steal,
Acts 2:44
And all who believed were together, and had all things common.
Acts 4:34
For not even any needy was among them, for as many as were owners of lands or houses, selling, they brought the proceeds of the things that were sold,
1 Timothy 6:18
to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, willing to share,

And come

Luke 9:23
And he said to all, If any man wants to come behind me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
Matthew 19:21
Jesus said to him, If thou want to be perfect, go, sell the things being possessed by thee, and give to the poor, and thou will have treasure in heaven. And come, follow me.

General references

Matthew 6:20
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust deteriorates, and where thieves do not break through nor steal.
Luke 14:33
So therefore every man of you who does not renounce all things being possessed by him, cannot be my disciple.