Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And I said unto them, We after our ability have redeemed our brethren the Jews, which were sold unto the heathen; and will ye even sell your brethren? or shall they be sold unto us? Then held they their peace, and found nothing to answer.

Redeemed

General references

Bible References

We after

Matthew 25:15
And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his own ability; and immediately took his journey.
2 Corinthians 8:12
For if there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to what a man has, and not according to what he has not.
Galatians 6:10
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.

Redeemed

Leviticus 25:47
And if a sojourner or stranger becomes rich near you, and your brother that dwells near him becomes poor, and sells himself unto the stranger or sojourner near you, or to a member of the stranger's family:

Sell your

Exodus 21:16
And he that steals a man, and sells him, or if he is found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death.
Deuteronomy 24:7
If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and makes merchandise of him, or sells him; then that thief shall die; and you shall put evil away from among you.

Shall they

Romans 14:15
But if your brother is grieved with your food, you no longer walk in love. Destroy not him with your food, for whom Christ died.
1 Corinthians 8:11
And through your knowledge shall the weak brother perish, for whom Christ died?

Held

Job 29:10
The nobles held their peace, and their tongue cleaved to the roof of their mouth.
Job 32:15
They were amazed, they answered no more: they left off speaking.
Matthew 22:12
And he said unto him, Friend, how came you in here not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless.
Romans 3:19
Now we know that whatsoever things the law says, it says to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.

General references

Leviticus 25:48
After he is sold he may be redeemed again; one of his brethren may redeem him:
Amos 8:6
That we may buy the poor for silver, and the needy for a pair of shoes; yea, and sell the refuse of the wheat?