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 charged them, saying, "See that no one know it."
Luke 4:18
"The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me; because He anointed Me to publish good tidings to the poor; He hath sent Me to proclaim release to captives, and recovery of sight to the blind, to send away the crushed in freedom.
Luke 7:21
In that hour He cured many of diseases, and plagues, and evil spirits; and to many blind He bestowed sight.
John 2:23
And, when He was in Jerusalem at the passover, during the feast, many believed on His name, beholding His signs which He was doing.
John 3:2
This man came to Jesus by night, and said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that Thou hast come, as a Teacher, from God; for no one can do the signs which Thou art doing, unless God be with Him."
John 5:36
But I have a testimony greater than that of John; for the works which the Father hath given Me to accomplish, the very works that I am doing testify concerning Me, that the Father hath 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 concerning Me.
John 14:11
Believe Me, that I am in the Father, and the Father in Me; or, else, believe Me because of the works themselves.
Acts 2:22
"Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus, the Nazarene, a man accredited from God to you by miracles, and wonders, and signs, which God did through Him in the midst of you, even as ye yourselves know;
Acts 4:9
if we are this day examined in regard to a good deed done to an impotent man, by what means this person has been made whole;

The lame

Matthew 15:30
And there came to Him great multitudes, having with them the lame, blind, dumb, maimed, and many others; and they cast them at His feet, and He healed them;
Matthew 21:14
And the blind and lame came to Him in the temple, and He healed them.
Acts 3:2
And a certain man, lame from his mother's womb, was being carried along, whom they were wont to lay daily at the gate of the temple??hich was called "Beautiful"??o ask alms of those entering the temple;
Acts 14:8
And at Lystra there was sitting a certain man, impotent in his feet; lame from his mother's womb, who never walked.

The lepers

Matthew 8:1
And, when He came down from the mountain, great multitudes followed Him.
Matthew 10:8
Heal the sick; raise the dead; cleanse the lepers; cast oat demons; freely ye received, freely give.

The dead

Matthew 9:24
said, "Withdraw; for the damsel did not die, but is sleeping." And they were laughing at Him.
Luke 7:14
And, going forward, He touched the bier; and those bearing it stood still; and He said, "Young man, I say to you, Arise!"
John 11:43
And, having spoken these words, He cried with a loud voice, "Lazarus, come forth!"

General references

Matthew 9:35
And Jesus was going about all the cities and the villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the Gospel of the Kingdom, and healing every disease and every infirmity.
Matthew 21:14
And the blind and 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 was speaking properly.
Luke 6:5
And He said to them, "The Son of Man is Lord of the sabbath."
Luke 7:18
And the disciples of John reported to him concerning all these things.