Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he said, Take heed that ye be not deceived: for many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and the time draweth near: go ye not therefore after them.

General references

Bible References


John 5:43
I am come in my father's name, and you receive me not: if another should come in his own name, him you will receive.
Acts 5:36
for some time ago one Theudas started up, pretending to be something extraordinary, who was join'd indeed by about four hundred men: but he was no sooner put to death, than his followers all dispers'd, and were reduc'd to nothing.
Acts 8:9
One Simon was then resident in that place, who pretended to be something extra-ordinary, and by his magical practices had so enchanted the people of Samaria,

And the time

Matthew 3:2
and saying, "Repent ye: for the kingdom of the Messiah draws nigh."
Matthew 4:17
from that time Jesus began to preach, "Repent, said he, for the kingdom of the Messiah draws nigh."
Revelation 1:3
Happy is he that reads, and attends to the words of this prophecy, and observes the matter therein contain'd: for the time draws nigh.

General references

Matthew 24:23
Then if any shall cry, the Messiah is here, or he is there: give no credit to it.
Mark 13:21
Then if any one shall say to you, Christ is here, or, he is there, don't believe it.
Luke 17:23
they will tell you, here he is, or, he is there: but don't go out to follow them;