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, sternly charged them, saying, Mind! let no one know!
Psalm 146:8
Yahweh, who opened the eyes of the blind, Yahweh, who raiseth the prostrate, Yahweh, who loveth the righteous;
Isaiah 29:18
Therefore, in that day, shall the deaf hear the words of a book, - And out of gloom and darkness, the eyes of the blind shall see;
Isaiah 35:4
Say to the hurried in heart, Be strong, Do not fear, - Lo! your God, with avenging, doth come, With the recompence of God, He, doth come to save you.
Isaiah 42:6
I - Yahweh, have called thee in righteousness, And will firmly grasp thy hand, - And will keep thee And give thee - As the covenant of a people, As the light of nations:
Luke 4:18
The Spirit of the Lord, is upon me, because he hath anointed me - to tell glad tidings unto the destitute; He hath sent me forth, - To proclaim, to captives, a release, and, to the blind, a recovering of sight, - to send away the crushed, with a release;
Luke 7:21
In that very hour, he cured many from diseases, and plagues, and wicked spirits; and, unto many blind, gave he the favour to see.
John 2:23
Now, when he was in Jerusalem, during the passover, during the feast, many, believed on his name, viewing his signs which he was doing.
John 3:2
The same, came unto him, by night, and said unto him - Rabbi! we know that, from God, thou hast come, a teacher; for, no one, can be doing, these signs, which, thou, art doing, except, God, be with him.
John 5:36
But, I, have, as my witness, something greater than John's; for, the works which the Father hath given me, that I should complete them, - the works themselves which I am doing, bear witness concerning me, that, the Father, hath sent me.
John 10:25
Jesus answered them - I told you, and ye believe not: The works which, I, am doing in the name of my Father, the same, bear witness concerning me.
John 14:11
Believe me, That, I, am in the Father, and, the Father, in me; - or else, on account of the works themselves, believe ye.
Acts 2:22
Ye men of Israel! hear these words: - Jesus the Nazarene, a man pointed out of God unto you by mighty works and wonders and signs, which God did through him in your midst, just as ye yourselves know,
Acts 4:9
If, we, this day, are to be examined for doing good to a sick man, - in whom, this, man hath been made well,

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And there came unto him large multitudes, having with themselves the lame, the maimed, the blind, the dumb, and many others, - and they cast them near his feet, and he cured them;
Matthew 21:14
And there came unto him blind and lame, in the temple, and he cured them.
Acts 3:2
And, a certain man, who had been, lame from his mother's womb, was being carried, - whom they used to lay daily at the door of the temple - the door called Beautiful, that he might ask alms of them who were entering into the temple:
Acts 14:8
And, a certain man in Lystra, impotent in his feet, was sitting, - lame from his mother's womb, who never had walked.

The lepers

Matthew 8:1
And when he came down from the mountain, there followed him large multitudes.
Matthew 10:8
Be curing, the sick, raising, the dead, - cleansing, lepers, casting out, demons: freely, ye have, 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 is sending unto me, to set one free from his leprosy, - but, of a truth, just mark, I pray you, and see, that he, is seeking an occasion, against me.

The dead

Matthew 9:24
Give place! for the maiden died not, but is sleeping. And they began to deride him.
Luke 7:14
And, going forward, he touched the coffin, and the bearers stood still; and he said - Young man! to thee, I say, Arise!
John 11:43
And, these things, having said, with a loud voice, he cried out - Lazarus! Come forth!

General references

Jeremiah 5:4
And, I, said, - Only, poor people, are they, - They act foolishly, For they know not the way of Yahweh, the justice of their God!
Matthew 9:35
And Jesus was going round all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the glad-message of the kingdom, - and curing every disease, and every infirmity.
Matthew 21:14
And there came unto him blind and lame, in the temple, and he cured them.
Mark 7:35
and his ears opened, and the string of his tongue was loosed, - and he was speaking correctly.
Luke 6:5
And he was saying to them - The Son of Man is, Lord of the Sabbath.
Luke 7:18
And John's disciples carried tidings unto him concerning all these things.