Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward; and he that receiveth a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.

Bible References

That receiveth a prophet

Genesis 20:7
Now return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, know that you will certainly die, you and all who are yours.”
1 Kings 17:9
“Get up, go to Zarephath that belongs to Sidon and stay there. Look, I have commanded a woman who is a widow to provide for you there.”
1 Kings 18:3
Ahab called for Obadiah, who was in charge of the palace. Obadiah was a man who greatly feared the Lord
2 Kings 4:8
One day Elisha went to Shunem. A prominent woman who lived there persuaded him to eat some food. So whenever he passed by, he stopped there to eat.
Acts 16:15
After she and her household were baptized, she urged us, “If you consider me a believer in the Lord, come and stay at my house.” And she persuaded us.
Romans 16:1
I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae.
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains.
Hebrews 6:10
For God is not unjust; He will not forget your work and the love you showed for His name when you served the saints—and you continue to serve them.
3 John 1:5
Dear friend, you are showing faithfulness by whatever you do for the brothers, especially when they are strangers.

A righteous man's

Matthew 6:1
“Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of people, to be seen by them. Otherwise, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven.
Matthew 16:27
For the Son of Man is going to come with His angels in the glory of His Father, and then He will reward each according to what he has done.
Matthew 25:34
Then the King will say to those on His right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by My Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.
Isaiah 3:10
Tell the righteous that it will go well for them,
for they will eat the fruit of their labor.
Luke 14:13
On the contrary, when you host a banquet, invite those who are poor, maimed, lame, or blind.
1 Corinthians 9:17
For if I do this willingly, I have a reward, but if unwillingly, I am entrusted with a stewardship.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you
2 John 1:8
Watch yourselves so you don’t lose what we have worked for, but that you may receive a full reward.

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