Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

How think ye? if a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, doth he not leave the ninety and nine, and goeth into the mountains, and seeketh that which is gone astray?

Bible References

How

Matthew 21:28
“But what do you think? A man had two sons. He went to the first and said, ‘My son, go, work in the vineyard today.’
Matthew 22:42
“What do you think about the Messiah? Whose Son is He?”

“David’s,” they told Him.
1 Corinthians 10:15
I am speaking as to wise people. Judge for yourselves what I say.

If

Matthew 12:11
But He said to them, “What man among you, if he had a sheep that fell into a pit on the Sabbath, wouldn’t take hold of it and lift it out?
Psalm 119:176
I wander like a lost sheep;
seek Your servant,
for I do not forget Your commands.
Isaiah 53:6
We all went astray like sheep;
we all have turned to our own way;
and the Lord has punished Him
for the iniquity of us all.
Jeremiah 50:6
My people are lost sheep;
their shepherds have led them astray,
guiding them the wrong way in the mountains.
They have wandered from mountain to hill;
they have forgotten their resting place.
Ezekiel 34:16
“I will seek the lost, bring back the strays, bandage the injured, and strengthen the weak, but I will destroy the fat and the strong. I will shepherd them with justice.
Luke 15:4
“What man among you, who has 100 sheep and loses one of them, does not leave the 99 in the open field and go after the lost one until he finds it?
John 10:11
“I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
1 Peter 2:25
For you were like sheep going astray,
but you have now returned
to the Shepherd and Guardian of your souls.

Into

1 Kings 21:17
Then the word of the Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite:
Ezekiel 34:6
My flock went astray on all the mountains and every high hill. They were scattered over the whole face of the earth, and there was no one searching or seeking for them.

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