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, lifting up His eyes on His disciples, said, "Happy, ye poor; because yours is the Kingdom of God.
Luke 7:22
And, answering, He said to them, "Going your way, announce to John what ye saw and heard: the blind receive sight, the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have the Gospel proclaimed to them.
Matthew 5:3
"Happy are the poor in spirit; because theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
Matthew 11:5
the blind receive sight, and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised, and the poor have the Gospel proclaimed to them.
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, did not God choose the poor of the world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he promised to those who love Him?

To preach deliverance

Colossians 1:13
Who delivered us out of the dominion of darkness, and translated us into the Kingdom of the Son of His love;

And

Matthew 4:16
The people that were sitting in darkness saw a great Light; and to those sitting in a region and shadow of death Light arose."
Matthew 9:27
And, as Jesus was passing on thence, two blind men followed Him, crying out, and saying, "Have mercy on us, O Son of David!"
Matthew 11:5
the blind receive sight, and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised, and the poor have the Gospel proclaimed to them.
John 9:39
And Jesus said, "For judgment came I into the world; that those who see not may see, and that those who see may become blind."
John 12:46
I have come a light into the world, that every one who believes on Me may not abide in the darkness.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.'
Ephesians 5:8
for ye were once darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord; walk as children of light
1 Thessalonians 5:5
for ye are all sons of light, and sons of day; we are not of night, nor of darkness.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are "an elect race, a kingly priesthood, a holy nation," a people for a possession, that ye may show forth the excellencies of Him Who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;
1 John 2:8
Again, a new commandment I write to you, which thing 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 will He not break, and a smoking flax will He not quench, till He send forth judgment unto victory;

General references

Luke 5:32
I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."
John 8:36
If, therefore, the Son shall make you free, ye will be free indeed.