Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For John the Baptist came neither eating bread nor drinking wine; and ye say, He hath a devil.

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Luke 1:15
For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother's womb.
Jeremiah 16:8
Also you shall not go into the house of feasting, to sit with them, to eat and to drink.
Matthew 3:4
And the same John had his clothing of camel's hair, and a leather belt about his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey.
Mark 1:6
And John was clothed with camel's hair, and with a belt of a skin about his waist; and he did eat locusts and wild honey;


Matthew 10:25
It is enough for the disciple that he be as his teacher, and the servant as his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebub, how much more shall they call them of his household?
John 8:48
Then answered the Jews, and said unto him, Say we not well that you are a Samaritan, and have a demon?
John 10:20
And many of them said, He has a demon, and is mad; why hear you him?
Acts 2:13
Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.

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Psalm 69:10
When I wept, and chastened my soul with fasting, that was to my reproach.