Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Jesus said unto him, Let the dead bury their dead: but go thou and preach the kingdom of God.

General references

Bible References

Let

Luke 15:32
But we had to celebrate and be glad, because your brother was dead, and has come to life, and was lost and is found!' "
Ephesians 2:1
You also were dead because of the offenses and sins
1 Timothy 5:6
A widow who gives herself up to pleasure is dead while she is still alive.
Revelation 3:1
"To the angel of the church in Sardis write: " 'He who holds the seven spirits of God and the seven stars speaks thus: I know what you are doing; you are supposed to be alive, but you are dead.

But

John 21:15
When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, are you more devoted to me than these others are?" Peter said to him, "Yes, Master, you know that I love you." Jesus said to him, "Then feed my lambs!"
1 Corinthians 9:16
As far as preaching the good news is concerned, that is nothing for me to boast of, for I cannot help doing it. For I am ruined if I do not preach.
2 Corinthians 5:16
So from that time on, I have estimated nobody at what he seemed to be outwardly; even though I once estimated Christ in that way, I no longer do so.
2 Timothy 2:3
Share my hardships like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the message; be at it in season and out of season; convince, reprove, exhort people, with perfect patience and willingness to teach.

General references

Matthew 4:22
And they immediately left the boat and their father, and went with him.
Luke 5:28
And he left everything and got up and followed him.