Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Blind

Matthew 9:30
And their eyes were opened. And Jesus strictly charged them, saying, See that no man know it.
Psalm 146:8
Jehovah openeth the eyes of the blind; Jehovah raiseth up them that are bowed down; Jehovah loveth the righteous;
Isaiah 29:18
And in that day shall the deaf 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 them that 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, Jehovah, 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 the Lord is upon me, Because he anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor: He hath sent me to proclaim release to the captives, And recovering of sight to the blind, To set at liberty them that are bruised,
Luke 7:21
In that hour he cured many of diseases and plagues and evil spirits; and on many that were blind he bestowed sight.
John 2:23
Now when he was in Jerusalem at the passover, during the feast, many believed on his name, beholding his signs which he did.
John 3:2
the same came unto him by night, and said to him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God; for no one can do these signs that thou doest, except God be with him.
John 5:36
But the witness which I have is greater than that of John; for the works which the Father hath given me to accomplish, the very works that I do, bear witness of me, that the Father hath sent me.
John 10:25
Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye believe not: the works that I do in my Father's name, these bear witness of me.
John 14:11
Believe me that I am in the Father, and the Father in me: or else believe me for the very works'sake.
Acts 2:22
Ye men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God unto you by mighty works and wonders and signs which God did by him in the midst of you, even as ye yourselves know;
Acts 4:9
if we this day are examined concerning a good deed done to an impotent man, by what means this man is made whole;

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And there came unto him great multitudes, having with them the lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others, and they cast them down at this feet; and he healed them:
Matthew 21:14
And the blind and the lame came to him in the temple; and he healed them.
Acts 3:2
And a certain man that was lame from his mother's womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the door of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple;
Acts 14:8
And at Lystra there sat a certain man, impotent in his feet, a cripple from his mother's womb, who never had walked.

The lepers

Matthew 8:1
And when he was come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him.
Matthew 10:8
Heal the sick, raise the dead, 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 rent his clothes, and said, Am I God, to kill and to make alive, that this man doth send unto me to recover a man of his leprosy? but consider, I pray you, and see how he seeketh a quarrel against me.

The dead

Matthew 9:24
he said, Give place: for the damsel is not dead, but sleepeth. And they laughed him to scorn.
Luke 7:14
And he came nigh and touched the bier: and the bearers stood still. And he said, Young man, I say unto thee, Arise.
John 11:43
And when he had thus spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth.

General references

Jeremiah 5:4
Then I said, Surely these are poor; they are foolish; for they know not the way of Jehovah, 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 gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of disease and all manner of sickness.
Matthew 21:14
And the blind and the lame came to him in the temple; and he healed them.
Mark 7:35
And his ears were opened, and the bond of his tongue was loosed, and he spake plain.
Luke 6:5
And he said unto them, The Son of man is lord of the sabbath.
Luke 7:18
And the disciples of John told him of all these things.

American Standard Version Public Domain