Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

Bible References

Why

Matthew 6:30
If that’s how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today and thrown into the furnace tomorrow, won’t He do much more for you—you of little faith?
Matthew 14:30
But when he saw the strength of the wind, he was afraid. And beginning to sink he cried out, “Lord, save me!”
Matthew 16:8
Aware of this, Jesus said, “You of little faith! Why are you discussing among yourselves that you do not have bread?
Isaiah 41:10
Do not fear, for I am with you;
do not be afraid, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you; I will help you;
I will hold on to you with My righteous right hand.
Mark 4:40
Then He said to them, “Why are you fearful? Do you still have no faith?”
Luke 8:25
He said to them, “Where is your faith?”

They were fearful and amazed, asking one another, “Who can this be? He commands even the winds and the waves, and they obey Him!”
Romans 4:20
He did not waver in unbelief at God’s promise but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God,

And rebuked

Matthew 8:27
The men were amazed and asked, “What kind of man is this?—even the winds and the sea obey Him!”
Job 38:8
Who enclosed the sea behind doors
when it burst from the womb,
Psalm 65:7
You silence the roar of the seas,
the roar of their waves,
and the tumult of the nations.
Psalm 89:9
You rule the raging sea;
when its waves surge, You still them.
Psalm 93:3
The floods have lifted up, Lord,
the floods have lifted up their voice;
the floods lift up their pounding waves.
Psalm 104:6
You covered it with the deep
as if it were a garment;
the waters stood above the mountains.
Psalm 107:28
Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble,
and He brought them out of their distress.
Psalm 114:3
The sea looked and fled;
the Jordan turned back.
Proverbs 8:28
when He placed the skies above,
when the fountains of the ocean gushed out,
Isaiah 50:2
Why was no one there when I came?
Why was there no one to answer when I called?
Is My hand too short to redeem?
Or do I have no power to deliver?
Look, I dry up the sea by My rebuke;
I turn the rivers into a wilderness;
their fish rot because of lack of water
and die of thirst.
Isaiah 63:12
He sent His glorious arm
to be at Moses’ right hand,
divided the waters before them
to obtain eternal fame for Himself,
Nahum 1:4
He rebukes the sea so that it dries up,
and He makes all the rivers run dry.
Bashan and Carmel wither;
even the flower of Lebanon withers.
Habakkuk 3:8
Are You angry at the rivers, Lord?
Is Your wrath against the rivers?
Or is Your rage against the sea
when You ride on Your horses,
Your victorious chariot?
Mark 4:39
He got up, rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Silence! Be still!” The wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
Mark 6:48
He saw them being battered as they rowed, because the wind was against them. Around three in the morning He came toward them walking on the sea and wanted to pass by them.
Luke 8:24
They came and woke Him up, saying, “Master, Master, we’re going to die!” Then He got up and rebuked the wind and the raging waves. So they ceased, and there was a calm.
Revelation 10:2
and he had a little scroll opened in his hand. He put his right foot on the sea, his left on the land,

General references

Leviticus 25:20
If you wonder: ‘What will we eat in the seventh year if we don’t sow or gather our produce?’
Psalm 89:9
You rule the raging sea;
when its waves surge, You still them.
Psalm 107:29
He stilled the storm to a murmur,
and the waves of the sea were hushed.
Jonah 2:10
Then the Lord commanded the fish, and it vomited Jonah onto dry land.

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