Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Simeon blessed them, and said unto Mary his mother, Behold, this child is set for the fall and rising again of many in Israel; and for a sign which shall be spoken against;

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Set

Isaiah 8:14
Then he shall be for a sanctuary; but for a stone of stumbling and for a rock to cause a fall to both the houses of Israel, for a snare and for a net to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Hosea 14:9
Who is wise that he might understand this? and prudent that he might know this? for the ways of the LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them; but the rebellious shall fall therein.
Matthew 21:44
And whosoever shall fall on this stone shall be broken, but on whomsoever it shall fall, it will grind him to powder.
John 3:20
For every one that does evil hates the light, and does not come to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
John 9:29
We know that God spoke unto Moses; as for this fellow, we do not know where he is from.
Romans 9:32
Why? Because they followed it not by faith but, as it were, by the works (of the law); therefore, they stumbled on the stumblingstone;
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, , unto the Jews a stumblingblock and unto the Gentiles foolishness;
2 Corinthians 2:15
For we are unto God a sweet savour of Christ, in those that are saved and in those that perish;
1 Peter 2:7
Unto you, therefore, who believe he is precious; but unto those who are disobedient, the stone which the builders disallowed, the same is made the head of the corner,

And rising

Acts 2:36
Therefore let all the house of Israel know assuredly that God has made this same Jesus, whom ye have crucified, both Lord and Christ.
Acts 3:15
and killed the Author of life, whom God has raised from the dead, of which we are witnesses.
Acts 6:7
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly, and also a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.
Acts 9:1
And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, came unto the prince of the priests

For a

Psalm 22:6
But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men and despised of the people.
Psalm 69:9
For the zeal of thy house has consumed me, and the reproaches of those that reproached thee are fallen upon me.
Isaiah 8:18
Behold, I and the children whom the LORD has given me are for signs and for wonders in Israel from the LORD of the hosts, who dwells in Mount Zion.
Matthew 11:19
The Son of man came eating and drinking, and they say, Behold a gluttonous man and a winebibber, a friend of publicans and sinners. But wisdom is justified by her children.
Matthew 26:65
Then the high priest rent his clothes, saying, He has spoken blasphemy; what further need have we of witnesses? Behold, now ye have heard his blasphemy.
Matthew 27:40
and saying, Thou that wouldst destroy the temple and build it in three days, save thyself. If thou art the Son of God, come down from the cross .
John 5:18
Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath but also called God his own Father, making himself equal with God.
John 8:48
Then the Jews answered, and said unto him, Do we not say well that thou art a Samaritan and hast a demon?
John 9:24
Then they called again the man that had been blind and said unto him, Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner.
Acts 4:26
The kings of the earth were present, and the princes were gathered together against the Lord and against his Christ.
Acts 13:45
But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy and spoke against that which Paul said, contradicting and blaspheming.
Acts 17:6
And when they did not find them, they brought Jason and certain brethren unto the rulers of the city, crying, These that have turned the world upside down have come here also,
Acts 24:5
For we have found this man a pestilent fellow and a mover of sedition among all the Jews throughout the world and prince of the seditious sect of the Nazarenes,
Acts 28:22
But we desire to hear of thee what thou thinkest; for as concerning this sect, we know that everywhere it is spoken against.
1 Corinthians 1:23
but we preach Christ crucified, , unto the Jews a stumblingblock and unto the Gentiles foolishness;
Hebrews 12:1
Therefore, seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, leaving behind all the weight of the sin which surrounds us, let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
1 Peter 4:14
If ye are reproached for the name of Christ, blessed are ye; for the glory and the Spirit of God rests upon you; certainly on their part he is blasphemed, but on your part he is glorified.

General references

Joshua 22:6
So Joshua, blessing them, sent them; and they went unto their tents.
Luke 7:23
and blessed is whoever shall not be offended in me.