Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away that which was sown in his heart. This is he which received seed by the way side.

Bible References

The word

Matthew 4:23
Jesus went about in all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the Good News of the Kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness among the people.
Luke 8:11
Now the parable is this: The seed is the word of God.
Luke 9:2
He sent them forth to preach the Kingdom of God, and to heal the sick.
Luke 10:9
Heal the sick who are therein, and tell them, 'The Kingdom of God has come near to you.'
Acts 20:25
"Now, behold, I know that you all, among whom I went about preaching the Kingdom of God, will see my face no more.
Acts 28:23
When they had appointed him a day, many people came to him at his lodging. He explained to them, testifying about the Kingdom of God, and persuading them concerning Jesus, both from the law of Moses and from the prophets, from morning until evening.
Romans 14:17
for the Kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness, peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.
2 Corinthians 4:2
But we have renounced the hidden things of shame, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by the manifestation of the truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
Ephesians 3:8
To me, the very least of all saints, was this grace given, to preach to the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ,

And understandeth

Proverbs 1:7
The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of knowledge; but the foolish despise wisdom and instruction.
Proverbs 2:1
My son, if you will receive my words, and store up my commandments within you;
Proverbs 17:16
Why is there money in the hand of a fool to buy wisdom, since he has no understanding?
Proverbs 18:1
An unfriendly man pursues selfishness, and defies all sound judgment.
John 3:19
This is the judgment, that the light has come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the light; for their works were evil.
John 8:43
Why don't you understand my speech? Because you can't hear my word.
John 18:38
Pilate said to him, "What is truth?" When he had said this, he went out again to the Jews, and said to them, "I find no basis for a charge against him.
Acts 17:32
Now when they heard of the resurrection of the dead, some mocked; but others said, "We want to hear you again concerning this."
Acts 18:15
but if they are questions about words and names and your own law, look to it yourselves. For I don't want to be a judge of these matters."
Acts 24:25
As he reasoned about righteousness, self-control, and the judgment to come, Felix was terrified, and answered, "Go your way for this time, and when it is convenient for me, I will summon you."
Acts 25:19
but had certain questions against him about their own religion, and about one Jesus, who was dead, whom Paul affirmed to be alive.
Acts 26:31
When they had withdrawn, they spoke one to another, saying, "This man does nothing worthy of death or of bonds."
Romans 1:28
Even as they refused to have God in their knowledge, God gave them up to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not fitting;
Romans 2:8
but to those who are self-seeking, and don't obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, will be wrath and indignation,
2 Thessalonians 2:12
that they all might be judged who didn't believe the truth, but had pleasure in unrighteousness.
Hebrews 2:1
Therefore we ought to pay greater attention to the things that were heard, lest perhaps we drift away.
1 John 5:20
We know that the Son of God has come, and has given us an understanding, that we know him who is true, and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

The wicked

Matthew 13:38
the field is the world; and the good seed, these are the children of the Kingdom; and the darnel weeds are the children of the evil one.
Mark 4:15
The ones by the road are the ones where the word is sown; and when they have heard, immediately Satan comes, and takes away the word which has been sown in them.
Luke 8:12
Those along the road are those who hear, then the devil comes, and takes away the word from their heart, that they may not believe and be saved.
1 John 2:13
I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, little children, because you know the Father.
1 John 3:12
unlike Cain, who was of the evil one, and killed his brother. Why did he kill him? Because his works were evil, and his brother's righteous.
1 John 5:18
We know that whoever is born of God doesn't sin, but he who was born of God keeps himself, and the evil one doesn't touch him.

This

Matthew 13:4
As he sowed, some seeds fell by the roadside, and the birds came and devoured them.

General references

Matthew 7:27
The rain came down, the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat on that house; and it fell -- and great was its fall."
Matthew 25:2
Five of them were foolish, and five were wise.
Mark 4:4
and it happened, as he sowed, some seed fell by the road, and the birds came and devoured it.
Luke 9:2
He sent them forth to preach the Kingdom of God, and to heal the sick.