Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For there are some eunuchs, which were so born from their mother's womb: and there are some eunuchs, which were made eunuchs of men: and there be eunuchs, which have made themselves eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven's sake. He that is able to receive it, let him receive it.

Which were made

Bible References

Which were made

Isaiah 39:7
And of thy sons who shall issue from thee, whom thou shall beget, they shall take away, and they shall be eunuchs in the palace of the king of Babylon.
Isaiah 56:3
Neither let the foreigner, who has joined himself to LORD, speak, saying, LORD will surely separate me from his people, nor let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree.

Which have

1 Corinthians 7:32
But I want you to be without worry. The unmarried man cares for things of the Lord, how he will please the Lord.
1 Corinthians 9:5
Have we no, not a right to lead about a sister wife, as also the other apostles, and the brothers of the Lord, and Cephas?