Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he commanded the people to sit down on the ground: and he took the seven loaves, and gave thanks, and brake, and gave to his disciples to set before them; and they did set them before the people.

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Bible References

To sit

Mark 6:39
And He commanded that all should recline by companies on the grass.
Matthew 14:18
And He said, "Bring them here to Me."
Matthew 15:35
And, having commanded the multitude to recline on the ground,
Luke 9:14
And He said to His disciples, "Make them recline in companies of about fifty each."
Luke 12:37
Happy are those servants, whom their lord, when coming, shall find watching! Verily I say to you, that he will gird himself, and make them recline; and, coming near, he will serve them.
John 2:5
His mother says to the servants, "Whatsoever He saith to you, do."
John 6:10
Jesus said, "Make the men recline." Now there was much grass in the place. The men, therefore, reclined, in number about five thousand.

Gave thanks

Mark 6:41
And, taking the five loaves and two fishes, looking up to Heaven, He blessed, and broke up the loaves, and kept giving to the disciples to set before them; and He divided the two fishes among them all.
Matthew 15:36
He took the seven loaves and the fishes; giving thanks, He broke, and was giving to the disciples; and the disciples to the multitudes.
Matthew 26:26
And, as they were eating, Jesus, taking a loaf and blessing it, broke it, and giving to his disciples, said, "Take, eat, this is My body."
Luke 24:30
And it came to pass, as He was reclining at table with them, that, taking the bread, He blessed it; and, breaking, He was giving to them;
John 6:11
Jesus, therefore, took the loaves; and, having given thanks, He distributed to those reclining; and likewise of the fishes as much as they wished.
Romans 14:6
He that regards the day regards it to the Lord; and he that eats eats to the Lord, for he gives thanks to God; and he that eats not, to the Lord he eats not, and gives thanks to God.
1 Corinthians 10:30
If I partake with thankfulness, why am I evil spoken of for that for which I give thanks?
Colossians 3:17
And whatsoever ye do in word or in deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.
1 Timothy 4:3
forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from foods, which God created for reception with thanksgiving by those who believe and have full knowledge of the truth.

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Matthew 16:10
Nor the seven loaves of the four thousand, and how many baskets ye took up?