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,

Bible References

To preach

Luke 6:20
And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples and said, Blessed are the poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.
Luke 7:22
Then Jesus answering said unto them, Go and tell John the things ye have seen and heard: how the blind see, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the poor the gospel is preached;
Isaiah 29:19
Then the humble shall grow in joy in the LORD, and the poor among men shall rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
Zephaniah 3:12
I will also leave in the midst of thee a poor and humble people, and they shall wait in the name of the LORD.
Zechariah 11:11
And it was broken in that day; and so the poor of the flock that look unto me knew that it was the word of the LORD.
Matthew 5:3
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of the heavens.
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk; the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear; the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?

To heal

2 Chronicles 34:27
and thy heart became tender, and thou didst humble thyself before God, hearing his words against this place and against its inhabitants and didst humble thyself before me and didst rend thy clothes, and weep before me, I also have heard thee, saith the LORD.
Psalm 34:18
Tzaddi The LORD is near unto those that are of a broken heart and saves such as are of a contrite spirit.
Psalm 51:17
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise.
Psalm 147:3
He heals the broken hearted, and he binds up their wounds.
Isaiah 57:15
For thus has said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose name is The Holy One; I dwell in the high place and in holiness and with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit to cause the spirit of the humble to live and to cause the heart of the contrite ones to live.
Isaiah 66:2
For all these things my hand has made, by my hand has these things been, said the LORD; but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit and trembles at my word.
Ezekiel 9:4
and the LORD said unto him, Go through the midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem and set a mark upon the foreheads of the men that sigh and that cry out because of all the abominations that are done in the midst of her.

To preach deliverance

Psalm 102:20
to hear the groaning of the prisoner; to loose those that are appointed to death,
Psalm 107:10
Such as sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and in irons,
Psalm 146:7
He who does justice unto the oppressed; who gives bread to the hungry. The LORD looses the prisoners:
Isaiah 42:7
that thou might open the eyes of the blind, that thou might bring out the prisoners from the prison and those that sit in darkness out of the prison house.
Isaiah 45:13
I have awakened him in righteous ness, and I will make straight all his ways; he shall build my city, and he shall loose my captives, not for price nor for bribes, saith the LORD of the hosts.
Isaiah 49:9
that thou may say to the prisoners, Go forth; and unto those that are in darkness, Show yourselves. Upon the ways shall they be fed, and upon all the high places shall be their pastures.
Isaiah 52:2
Shake thyself from the dust; arise and sit down, O Jerusalem: loose thyself from the bands of thy neck, O captive daughter of Zion.
Zechariah 9:11
As for thee also, by the blood of thy covenant I have taken thy prisoners out of the pit in which there is no water.
Colossians 1:13
who has delivered us from the power of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son,

And

Psalm 146:8
The LORD opens the eyes of the blind; the LORD raises those that are bowed down; the LORD loves the righteous:
Isaiah 29:18
And in that day the deaf shall hear the words of the book, and the eyes of the blind shall see in the midst of darkness, and of gross darkness.
Isaiah 32:3
And the eyes of those that see shall not be dim, and the ears of those that hear shall hearken.
Isaiah 35:5
Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped.
Isaiah 42:16
And I will bring the blind by a way that they knew not; I will cause them to walk in paths that they have not known; I will make darkness light before them and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them and not forsake them.
Isaiah 60:1
Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
Malachi 4:2
But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness be born, and in his wings he shall bring saving health; and ye shall go forth and jump like calves of the herd.
Matthew 4:16
the people who sat in darkness saw great light, and to those who sat in the region and shadow of death, light is sprung up.
Matthew 9:27
And when Jesus departed from there, two blind men followed him, crying out and saying, Thou Son of David, have mercy on us.
Matthew 11:5
The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk; the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear; the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
John 9:39
And Jesus said, For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see might see and that those who see might be blinded.
John 12:46
I am come as a light into the world that whosoever believes in me should not abide in darkness.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes and to turn them from darkness to light and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive remission of sins and inheritance among those who are sanctified by the faith that is in me.
Ephesians 5:8
For in another time ye were darkness, but now ye are light in the Lord: walk as children of light;
1 Thessalonians 5:5
Ye are all the sons of light, and the sons of the day; we are not of the night, nor of darkness.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.
1 John 2:8
Again, a new commandment I write unto you, which is the truth in him and in you, because the darkness is past, and the true light now shines.

Bruised

Genesis 3:15
and I will put enmity between thee and the woman and between thy seed and her seed; that seed shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.
Isaiah 42:3
He shall not break a bruised reed, nor shall he quench the smoking flax; he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.
Matthew 12:20
A bruised reed he shall not break, and a smoking flax he shall not quench until he sends forth judgment unto victory.

General references

Numbers 36:4
And when the jubilee of the sons of Israel shall come, then shall their inheritance be put unto the inheritance of the tribe unto which they are received; so shall their inheritance be taken away from the inheritance of the tribe of our fathers.
Deuteronomy 15:1
At the end of every seven years thou shalt make a release.
Luke 5:32
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
John 8:36
If the Son therefore shall set you free, ye shall be free indeed.