Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they ate and were satisfied; and they picked up seven large
baskets full of what was left over of the broken pieces.
He humbled you and let you be hungry, and fed you with manna which you did not know, nor did your fathers know, that He might make you
understand that man does not live by bread alone, but man lives by everything that proceeds out of the mouth of the Lord.
2 Kings 4:42
Now a man came from Baal-shalishah, and brought the man of God bread of the first fruits, twenty loaves of barley and fresh ears of grain in his sack. And he said, “
Give them to the people that they may eat.”
The eyes of all look to You,
give them their food in due time.
and they all ate and were satisfied. They picked up what was left over of the broken pieces, twelve full
And they all ate and were satisfied, and they picked up what was left over of the broken pieces, seven large
And they all ate and were satisfied; and
the broken pieces which they had left over were picked up, twelve baskets full.
When they were filled, He *said to His
disciples, “Gather up the leftover fragments so that nothing will be lost.”