Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


But all their works they do for to be seen of men: they make broad their phylacteries, and enlarge the borders of their garments,

General references

Bible References


Matthew 6:1
Be careful not to do your charity before men in order to be seen by them, otherwise ye have no reward from your Father in the heavens.
2 Kings 10:16
And he said, Come with me, and see my zeal for LORD. So they made him ride in his chariot.
Luke 16:15
And he said to them, Ye are those who declare yourselves righteous in the sight of men, but God knows your hearts. Because what is lofty among men is an abomination in the sight of God.
Luke 20:47
who devour widows' houses, and in pretence make long prayers. These will receive greater damnation.
Luke 21:1
And having looked up, he saw the rich casting their gifts into the treasury.
John 5:44
How can ye believe, who receive glory from each other, and seek not the glory from the only God?
John 7:18
He who speaks from himself seeks his own glory, but he who seeks the glory of him who sent him, this man is true, and unrighteousness is not in him.
John 12:43
for they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.
Philippians 1:15
Actually some also preach the Christ because of envy and strife, and some also because of good-will.
Philippians 2:3
in nothing according to selfish ambition or empty conceit, but in humility considering each other surpassing yourselves.
2 Thessalonians 2:4
who opposes and exalts himself against all that is called God or an object of worship, so as for him to sit in the temple of God, as God, displaying himself that he is God.

They make

Deuteronomy 6:8
And thou shall bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
Proverbs 3:3
Let not kindness and truth forsake thee. Bind them about thy neck, write them upon the tablet of thy heart,
Proverbs 6:21
Bind them continually upon thy heart. Tie them about thy neck.

The borders

Matthew 9:20
And behold, a woman having an issue of blood twelve years, after coming from behind, touched the edge of his garment.
Numbers 15:38
Speak to the sons of Israel, and bid them that they make for them fringes in the borders of their garments throughout their generations, and that they put upon the fringe of each border a cord of blue.
Deuteronomy 22:12
Thou shall make for thee fringes upon the four borders of thy clothing, with which thou cover thyself.

General references

Deuteronomy 6:8
And thou shall bind them for a sign upon thy hand, and they shall be for frontlets between thine eyes.
Isaiah 57:12
I will declare thy righteousness. And as for thy works, they shall not profit thee.