Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

Bible References

Because

Matthew 16:24
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone desires to come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
Proverbs 4:26
Make the path of your feet level. Let all of your ways be established.
Proverbs 8:20
I walk in the way of righteousness, in the midst of the paths of justice;
Isaiah 30:21
and when you turn to the right hand, and when you turn to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, "This is the way. Walk in it."
Isaiah 35:8
A highway will be there, a road, and it will be called The Holy Way. The unclean shall not pass over it, but it will be for those who walk in the Way. Wicked fools will not go there.
Isaiah 57:14
He will say, "Cast up, cast up, prepare the way, take up the stumbling-block out of the way of my people."
Jeremiah 6:16
Thus says Yahweh, "Stand in the ways and see, and ask for the old paths, 'Where is the good way?' and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls. But they said, 'We will not walk in it.'
Mark 8:34
He called the multitude to himself with his disciples, and said to them, "Whoever wants to come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.
John 15:18
If the world hates you, you know that it has hated me before it hated you.
John 16:2
They will put you out of the synagogues. Yes, the time comes that whoever kills you will think that he offers service to God.
Acts 14:22
confirming the souls of the disciples, exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that through many afflictions we must enter into the Kingdom of God.
1 Thessalonians 3:2
and sent Timothy, our brother and God's servant in the Good News of Christ, to establish you, and to comfort you concerning your faith;

General references

Numbers 4:48
even those who were numbered of them, were eight thousand five hundred eighty.
Proverbs 2:9
Then you will understand righteousness and justice, equity and every good path.
Proverbs 14:12
There is a way which seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death.
Matthew 22:14
For many are called, but few chosen."
Romans 3:17
The way of peace, they haven't known."