Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.

Bible References


Matthew 9:30
And their eyes were opened. And Jesus strictly warned them, saying, See that no man knows it.
Psalm 146:8
LORD opens [the eyes of] the blind. LORD raises up those who are bowed down. LORD loves the righteous.
Isaiah 29:18
And in that day the deaf shall hear the words of the book, and the eyes of the blind shall see out of obscurity and out of darkness.
Isaiah 35:4
Say to those who are of a fearful heart, Be strong, fear not. Behold, your God will come [with] vengeance, [with] the recompense of God. He will come and save you.
Isaiah 42:6
I, LORD, have called thee in righteousness, and will hold thy hand, and will keep thee, and give thee for a covenant of the people, for a light of the Gentiles,
Luke 4:18
The Spirit of Lord is upon me, because he anointed me to preach good-news to the poor. He has sent me to heal the broken hearted, to proclaim deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to sent forth in deliv
Luke 7:21
And in the same hour he healed many from diseases and plagues and evil spirits. And he granted sight to many blind men.
John 2:23
Now when he was in Jerusalem at the Passover during the feast, many believed in his name seeing his signs that he did.
John 3:2
This man came to him by night, and said to him, Rabbi, we know that thou have come a teacher from God, for no man can do these signs that thou do if God is not with him.
John 5:36
But I have testimony greater than of John, for the works that the Father has given me so that I might complete them, the same works that I do, they testify about me that the Father has sent me.
John 10:25
Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye did not believe. The works that I do in my Father's name, these testify about me.
John 14:11
Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me. But if not, believe me because of the works themselves.
Acts 2:22
Men, Israelites, hear ye these words. Jesus the Nazarene, a man shown by God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know,
Acts 4:9
if we are examined today about a good deed, of a feeble man, by what this man has been healed,

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And many multitudes came to him, having with them the lame, blind, mute, crippled, and many others. And they placed them beside Jesus' feet, and he healed them,
Matthew 21:14
And the lame and the blind came to him in the temple, and he healed them.
Acts 3:2
And a certain man, being lame from his mother's belly, was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple, called Beautiful, to ask charity from those who entered into the temple,
Acts 14:8
And a certain man was sitting in Lystra, disabled in his feet, being a cripple from his mother's belly, who had never walked.

The lepers

Matthew 8:1
And upon his coming down from the mountain, many multitudes followed him.
Matthew 10:8
Heal those who are feeble, cleanse the lepers, cast out demons. Freely ye received, freely give.
2 Kings 5:7
And it came to pass, when the king of Israel had read the letter, that he tore his clothes, and said, Am I God, to kill and to make alive, that this man sends to me to heal a man of his leprosy? But consider, I pray you, and see ho

The dead

Matthew 9:24
he says to them, Depart, for the little girl did not die, but sleeps. And they ridiculed him.
Luke 7:14
And having come, he touched the coffin, and the men carrying it stood still. And he said, Young man, I say to thee, arise.
John 11:43
And having said these things, he cried out with a great voice, Lazarus, come out.

General references

Jeremiah 5:4
Then I said, Surely these are poor, they are foolish, for they know not the way of LORD, nor the law of their God.
Matthew 9:35
And Jesus went about all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the good-news of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people.
Matthew 21:14
And the lame and the blind came to him in the temple, and he healed them.
Mark 7:35
And straightaway his ears were opened, and the bond of his tongue was loosened, and he spoke plainly.
Luke 6:5
And he said to them, The Son of man is lord also of the Sabbath.
Luke 7:18
And the disciples of John informed him about all these things.