Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Because

Matthew 11:25
At that time Jesus answered [and] said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these [things] from the wise and intelligent, and have revealed them to young children.
Matthew 16:17
And Jesus answered [and] said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, because flesh and blood did not reveal [this] to you, but my Father [who is] in heaven.
Psalm 25:8
Good and right [is] Yahweh; therefore he instructs sinners in the way.
Isaiah 29:10
For Yahweh has poured out upon you a spirit of deep sleep, and he has shut your eyes, the prophets, and he has covered your heads, the seers.
Isaiah 35:8
And a highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called the way of holiness. [The] unclean shall not travel through it, but it [is] for them, he who walks [on the] way; and fools shall not wander about.
Mark 4:11
And he said to them, "To you has been granted the secret of the kingdom of God, but to those who are outside everything is in parables,
Luke 8:10
And he said, "To you it has been given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God, but to the rest [they are] in parables, so that 'Seeing they may not see, and hearing they may not understand.'
Luke 10:39
And {she had} a sister named Mary, who also sat at the feet of Jesus [and] was listening to his teaching.
John 7:17
If anyone wants to do his will, he will know about my teaching, whether it is from God or I am speaking from myself.
Acts 16:14
And a certain woman {named} Lydia from the city of Thyatira, a merchant dealing in purple cloth who showed reverence for God, was listening. The Lord opened {her} heart to pay attention to what was being said by Paul.
Acts 17:11
Now these were more open-minded than those in Thessalonica. {They} accepted the message with all eagerness, examining the scriptures every day [to see] if these [things] were so.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But just as it is written, "[Things] which eye has not seen and ear has not heard, and have not entered into the heart of man, all that God has prepared for those who love him."
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who concedes you [superiority]? And what do you have that you did not receive? But if indeed you received [it], why do you boast as [if you] did not receive [it]?
James 1:5
Now if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask for [it] from God, who gives to all without reservation and not reproaching, and it will be given to him.
1 John 2:27
And [as for] you, the anointing which you received from him remains in you, and you do not have need that anyone teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all [things], and is true and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, you reside in him.

Mysteries

1 Corinthians 2:7
but we speak the hidden wisdom of God in a mystery, which God predestined before the ages for our glory,
1 Corinthians 4:1
Thus let a person consider us as servants of Christ and stewards of God's mysteries.
1 Corinthians 13:2
And if I have [the gift of] prophecy and I know all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith so that [I can] remove mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.
1 Corinthians 15:51
Behold, I tell you a mystery: we will not all fall asleep, but we will all be changed,
Ephesians 1:9
making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure that he purposed in him,
Ephesians 3:3
According to revelation the mystery was made known to me, just as I wrote beforehand in brief,
Ephesians 5:32
(This mystery is great, but I am speaking with reference to Christ and the church.)
Ephesians 6:19
and for me, that a word may be given to me at the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,
Colossians 1:26
the mystery [which] has been hidden from the ages and from the generations, but has now been revealed to his saints,
Colossians 2:2
so that their hearts may be encouraged, united in love and into all the wealth of the full assurance of insight into the knowledge of the mystery of God, Christ,
1 Timothy 3:9
holding the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience,

General references

Deuteronomy 29:4
But Yahweh has not given to you a heart to understand, or eyes to see, or ears to hear, [even] {to this day}.
Job 17:4
Indeed, you have closed their mind from understanding; therefore, you will not let [them] triumph.
Proverbs 8:9
All of them are straight to him who understands, and upright to those who find knowledge.
Proverbs 9:9
Give to a wise one and he will become more wise; {teach} a righteous one and he will increase learning.
Isaiah 32:3
And [the] eyes of those who see will not gaze, and [the] ears of those who hear will listen.
Matthew 13:18
"You, therefore, listen to the parable of the sower: