Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But Jesus answered and said, Ye know not what ye ask. Are ye able to drink of the cup that I shall drink of, and to be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with? They say unto him, We are able.

Baptized with the

General references

Bible References

Ye know not

Mark 10:38
But Jesus said to them, Ye know not what ye are asking. Are ye able to drink the cup that I drink? And to be immersed the immersion that I am immersed?
Romans 8:26
And likewise also the Spirit helps our weaknesses, for we know not what we would pray for as we ought, but the Spirit itself intercedes for us with inexpressible groanings.
James 4:3
Ye ask, and do not receive, because ye ask wrongly, so that ye may spend on your pleasures.

The cup

Matthew 26:39
And having gone forward a little, he fell on his face praying, and saying, My Father, if it be possible, may this cup pass from me. Nevertheless, not as I want, but as thou.
Psalm 75:3
[when] the earth and all the inhabitants thereof are dissolved. I have set up the pillars of it. Selah.
Jeremiah 25:15
For thus says LORD, the God of Israel, to me: Take this cup of the wine of wrath at my hand, and cause all the nations, to whom I send thee, to drink it.
Mark 14:36
And he said, Abba, Father, all things are possible to thee. Remove this cup from me, but not what I want, but what thou want.
Luke 22:42
saying, Father, if thou want, remove this cup from me. Nevertheless not my will, but thine be done.
John 18:11
Jesus therefore said to Peter, Put up thy sword into the sheath. The cup that the Father has given me, shall I, no, not drink it?

Baptized with the

Mark 10:39
And they said to him, We are able. And Jesus said to them, Ye will indeed drink the cup that I drink, and the immersion that I am immersed ye will be immersed.
Luke 12:50
But I have an immersion to be immersed, and how am I constrained until it will be accomplished.


Matthew 26:35
Peter says to him, Even if I must die with thee, I will, no, not deny thee. And likewise also, said all the disciples.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride [is] before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

General references

Luke 9:46
But a thought entered among them, which of them may be greater.
Luke 22:24
And also a dispute develop among them, which of them is considered to be greater.