Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

A son honoureth his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, where is my fear? saith the LORD of hosts unto you, O priests, that despise my name. And ye say, Wherein have we despised thy name?

Bible References

A servant

1 Timothy 6:1
Let as many bondmen as are under yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and the teaching be not blasphemed.
Titus 2:9
bondmen to be subject to their own masters, to make themselves acceptable in everything; not gainsaying;
1 Peter 2:17
Shew honour to all, love the brotherhood, fear God, honour the king.

If then

Malachi 2:9
And I also have made you contemptible and base before all the people, because ye have not kept my ways, but have respect of persons in administering the law.
Exodus 4:22
And thou shalt say to Pharaoh, Thus saith Jehovah: Israel is my son, my firstborn.
Isaiah 1:2
Hear, ye heavens, and give ear, thou earth! for Jehovah hath spoken: I have nourished and brought up children; and they have rebelled against me.
Isaiah 64:8
And now, Jehovah, thou art our Father; we are the clay, and thou our potter; and we all are the work of thy hand.
Jeremiah 31:9
They shall come with weeping, and with supplications will I lead them; I will cause them to walk by water-brooks, in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble; for I will be a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my firstborn.
Matthew 6:9
Thus therefore pray ye: Our Father who art in the heavens, let thy name be sanctified,
Luke 6:36
Be ye therefore merciful, even as your Father also is merciful.
1 Peter 1:17
And if ye invoke as Father him who, without regard of persons, judges according to the work of each, pass your time of sojourn in fear,

And if

Matthew 7:21
Not every one who says to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of the heavens, but he that does the will of my Father who is in the heavens.
Luke 6:46
And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things that I say?
John 13:13
Ye call me the Teacher and the Lord, and ye say well, for I am so.

O priests

Malachi 2:8
But ye are departed out of the way; ye have caused many to stumble at the law; ye have corrupted the covenant of Levi, saith Jehovah of hosts.
1 Samuel 2:28
and choose him out of all the tribes of Israel, to be my priest, to offer upon mine altar, to burn incense, to wear the ephod before me? and I gave unto the house of thy father all the offerings by fire of the children of Israel.
Jeremiah 5:30
An appalling and horrible thing is committed in the land:
Jeremiah 23:11
For both prophet and priest are profane: even in my house have I found their wickedness, saith Jehovah.
Ezekiel 22:26
her priests do violence to my law, and profane my holy things: they put no difference between the holy and profane, neither do they make known the difference between the unclean and the clean, and they hide their eyes from my sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.
Hosea 4:6
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge; for thou hast rejected knowledge, and I will reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me; seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I also will forget thy children.
Hosea 5:1
Hear this, ye priests; and hearken, ye house of Israel; and give ear, O house of the king: for this judgment is for you; for ye have been a snare at Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.

And ye

Malachi 2:14
Yet ye say, Wherefore? Because Jehovah hath been a witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt unfaithfully: yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant.
Malachi 3:7
Since the days of your fathers have ye departed from my statutes, and have not kept them. Return unto me, and I will return unto you, saith Jehovah of hosts. But ye say, Wherein shall we return?
Jeremiah 2:21
And I, I had planted thee a noble vine, wholly a right seed; how then art thou turned into the degenerate shoots of a strange vine unto me?
Hosea 12:8
And Ephraim saith, Nevertheless I am become rich, I have found me out substance; in all my labours they shall find none iniquity in me that were sin.
Luke 10:29
But he, desirous of justifying himself, said to Jesus, And who is my neighbour?

General references

Isaiah 45:10
Woe unto him that saith unto his father, What begettest thou? Or to his mother, What hast thou brought forth?
Jeremiah 35:16
Yea, the sons of Jonadab the son of Rechab have performed the commandment of their father which he commanded them, but this people hath not hearkened unto me;
Ezekiel 22:8
Thou hast despised my holy things, and hast profaned my sabbaths.
Malachi 2:1
And now, ye priests, this commandment is for you.
Luke 6:46
And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things that I say?
Ephesians 6:2
Honour thy father and thy mother, which is the first commandment with a promise,