Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,

To preach deliverance

Bruised

General references

Bible References

To preach

Luke 6:20
He lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said: "Blessed are you poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
Luke 7:22
He answered them, "Go and tell John what you have seen and heard: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, the poor have the good news preached to them.
Matthew 5:3
"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Matthew 11:5
the blind receive their sight and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor have good news preached to them.
James 2:5
Listen, my beloved brethren: has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those who love him?

To preach deliverance

Colossians 1:13
For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of his beloved Son,

And

Matthew 4:16
the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and on those who sat in the region and shadow of death light has dawned."
Matthew 9:27
And as Jesus passed on from there, two blind men followed him, crying out, "Have mercy on us, Son of David."
Matthew 11:5
the blind receive their sight and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up, and the poor have good news preached to them.
John 9:39
Jesus said, "For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see may see, and that those who see may become blind."
John 12:46
I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in me should not remain in darkness.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
Ephesians 5:8
for once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord; walk as children of light
1 Thessalonians 5:5
For you are all sons of light and sons of the day; we are not of the night or of darkness.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
1 John 2:8
Yet I am writing you a new commandment, which is true in him and in you, because the darkness is passing away and the true light is already shining.

Bruised

Matthew 12:20
A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not quench, till he sends forth justice to victory;

General references

Luke 5:32
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
John 8:36
So if the Son makes you free, you will be free indeed.