Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For ye have the poor with you always, and whensoever ye will ye may do them good: but me ye have not always.

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Deuteronomy 15:11
For the needy shall not cease from the midst of thy land: for this I command thee, saying, Opening, thou shalt open thy hand to thy brother, to thy afflicted and to thy needy in thy land.
Matthew 25:35
For I was hungry, and ye gave me to eat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me to drink: I was a stranger, and ye brought me in:
Matthew 26:11
For always the poor ye have with you, but me ye have not always.
John 12:7
Then said Jesus, Let her go; for the day of my interment has she kept this.
2 Corinthians 9:13
By the proof of this service honouring God for the subjection of your assent to the good news of Christ, and to the simplicity of mutual participation to them and to all;
Philemon 1:7
For we have much grace and consolation upon thy love, for the bowels of the holy are refreshed by thee, brother.
James 2:14
And what profit, my brethren, if any say he has faith, and should not have works? can faith save him?
1 John 3:16
In this have we known love, for he set his soul for us: and we ought to set the souls for the brethren.


John 13:33
Little children, yet a little am I with you. Ye shall seek me: and as I said to the Jews, That where I retire, ye cannot come; and I say to you now.
John 16:5
But now do I retire to him having sent me; and not one of you asks me, Where dost thou retire
John 17:11
And I am no more in the world, and these are in the world, and I come to thee. O holy Father, keep them in thy name whom thou but given me, that they might be one, as we.
Acts 3:21
Whom heaven must truly receive till time of restoration of all which God spake by the mouth of all his holy prophets from forever.

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Proverbs 3:9
Honor Jehovah from thy substance, and from the first-fruits of all thy produce.
James 2:15
And if a brother or sister be naked, and be failing of daily food,