Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Jesus said, Let her alone; why trouble ye her? she hath wrought a good work on me.
But Jesus, aware of this, said to them,
“Why do you bother the woman? For she has done a good deed to Me.
Jesus answered them,
“I showed you many good works from the Father; for which of them are you stoning Me?”
Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (which translated in Greek is called Dorcas); this woman was abounding with deeds of kindness and charity which she continually did.
2 Corinthians 9:8
God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that always having all sufficiency in everything, you may have an abundance for every good deed;
For we are His workmanship,
created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.
so that you will
walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, to please Him in all respects, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God;
2 Thessalonians 2:17
comfort and strengthen your hearts in every good work and word.
1 Timothy 5:10
having a reputation for
good works; and if she has brought up children, if she has shown hospitality to strangers, if she has washed the saints’ feet, if she has assisted those in distress, and if she has devoted herself to every good work.
1 Timothy 6:18
Instruct them to do good, to be rich in
good works, to be generous and ready to share,
2 Timothy 2:21
Therefore, if anyone cleanses himself from
these things, he will be a vessel for honor, sanctified, useful to the Master, prepared for every good work.
2 Timothy 3:17
the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work.
in all things show yourself to be
an example of good deeds, with purity in doctrine, dignified,
This is a trustworthy statement; and concerning these things I want you to speak confidently, so that those who have believed God will be careful to engage in good deeds. These things are good and profitable for men.
and let us consider how
to stimulate one another to love and good deeds,
equip you in every good thing to do His will, working in us that which is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.
1 Peter 2:12
Keep your behavior excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the day of visitation.