Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And to love him with all the heart, and with all the understanding, and with all the soul, and with all the strength, and to love his neighbour as himself, is more than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices.

Bible References

Is more

1 Samuel 15:22
And Samuel will say, Was it pleasing to Jehovah in burnt-offerings and sacrifices as to hear to the voice of Jehovah? Behold, to hear, above a good sacrifice, and to hearken, above the fat of rams.
Psalm 50:8
Not for thy sacrifices will I reprove thee and for thy burnt-offerings, being always before me.
Proverbs 21:3
To do justice and judgment was chosen by Jehovah above gold.
Isaiah 1:11
For what to me the multitude of your sacrifices? Jehovah will say: I was filled with the burnt-offerings of rams and the fat of fatlings; and I delighted not in the blood of bullocks, and of he lambs and of he goats.
Isaiah 58:5
Will this be the fast I shall choose? a day for a man to humble his soul? to bend his head as a bulrush, and he will place sackcloth and ashes? wilt thou call this a fast and a day of acceptance to Jehovah.
Jeremiah 7:21
Thus said Jehovah of armies, God of Israel; Add your burnt-offerings upon your sacrifices and eat flesh.
Hosea 6:6
For I delighted in mercy and not sacrifice; the knowledge of God more than burnt-offerings.
Amos 5:21
I hated, I rejected your festivals, and I will not smell in your assemblies.
Micah 6:6
With what shall I come before Jehovah? I will bow to the high God; shall I come before him with burnt-offerings, with calves, the sons of a year?
Matthew 9:13
And having gone, learn what is this, I wish mercy, and not sacrifice: for I came not to call the just, but the sinful to repentance.
Matthew 12:7
And if ye knew what it is, I will mercy, and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the innocent.
1 Corinthians 13:1
If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not love, I have been the brass of echoes, and the shouting cymbal.

General references

Proverbs 21:3
To do justice and judgment was chosen by Jehovah above gold.
Matthew 22:36
Teacher, which the great command in the law?
1 John 4:21
And this command have we from him, That he loving God love his brother also.