Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Woe unto you that are full! for ye shall hunger. Woe unto you that laugh now! for ye shall mourn and weep.

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Philippians 4:12
I know how to be in need, and I also know how to have plenty; in any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of being filled and going hungry, both of having abundance and want.
Revelation 3:17
You say, "I am rich; I have become wealthy, and have need of nothing"and do not know that you are wretched, miserable, poor, blind, and naked,


Luke 8:53
And they laughed at him, knowing that she was dead.
Luke 16:14
The Pharisees, who were lovers of money, heard all this, and they scoffed at him.
Ephesians 5:4
And there must be no filthiness and silly talk, or coarse jesting, which are not fitting, but rather let there be thanksgiving.
James 4:9
Be miserable and mourn and weep. Let your laughter be turned to mourning and your joy to gloom.


Luke 12:20
But God said to him, 'Fool! This night your soul will be required of you; then whose will those things be which you have prepared?'
Luke 13:28
There will be weeping and gnashing of teeth, when you see Abraham and Isaac and Jacob and all the prophets in the kingdom of God, and you yourselves thrust out.
Matthew 22:11
But when the king came in to see the guests, he saw a man there who did not have on a wedding garment.
1 Thessalonians 5:3
While people are saying, "Peace and safety," then destruction will come upon them suddenly as labor pains upon a woman with child, and they will not escape.
Revelation 18:7
As she glorified herself and played the wanton, so give her a like measure of torment and mourning; for she says in her heart, 'A queen I sit, and I am not a widow, mourning I will never see.'

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Matthew 5:4
Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.