Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.

General references

Bible References

Little

Matthew 18:10
“See that you don’t look down on one of these little ones, because I tell you that in heaven their angels continually view the face of My Father in heaven.
Zechariah 13:7
Sword, awake against My shepherd,
against the man who is My associate—
this is the declaration of the Lord of Hosts.
Strike the shepherd, and the sheep will be scattered;
I will also turn My hand against the little ones.
Luke 17:2
It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck and he were thrown into the sea than for him to cause one of these little ones to stumble.

General references

2 Corinthians 6:3
We give no opportunity for stumbling to anyone, so that the ministry will not be blamed.
Philippians 2:4
Everyone should look out not only for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.

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