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
And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed are ye poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
Luke 7:22
And Jesus addressing them, said, Go, tell John what things ye have seen and heard: that the blind recover sight, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, the poor have the gospel preached unto them.
Matthew 5:3
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for their's is the kingdom of heaven.
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
James 2:5
Hear me, my beloved brethren. Hath not God elected the poor of this world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which God hath promised to those who love him;

To preach deliverance

Colossians 1:13
who hath plucked us out from the dominion of darkness, and transferred us into the kingdom of the Son of his love:

And

Matthew 4:16
the people who sat in darkness saw a great light; and on those who sat in the region and shadow of death, even on them hath the light arisen."
Matthew 9:27
And as Jesus departed thence, two blind men followed him, crying out, and saying, Have mercy on us, son of David!
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
John 9:39
And Jesus said, For judgment I am come into this world, that they who see not may see; and they who see become blind.
John 12:46
I am come a light into the world, that every one who believeth on me should not abide in darkness.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, to convert them from darkness to light, and from the dominion of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance with those who are sanctified by faith which is in me.
Ephesians 5:8
For ye were formerly darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light;
1 Thessalonians 5:5
Ye are all the children of light, and the children of day: we are not the children of night, nor of darkness.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are an elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people acquired by purchase; that ye should publish abroad the excellencies of him, who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
1 John 2:8
Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which is a true thing in him, and in you, because the darkness is past, and the true light is now shining.

Bruised

Matthew 12:20
A bruised reed shall he not break down, and smoking flax shall he not quench, until he break forth in judgment for victory.

General references

Luke 5:32
I came not to call righteous men, but sinners, to repentance.
John 8:36
If the Son therefore make you free, ye will be truly free.