Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For God is my record, how greatly I long after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
For my witness is God, whom I serve in my spirit in the good news of his Son, so that continually I make mention of you, always supplicating in my prayers;
I Speak truth in Christ, I lie not, my consciousness bearing witness to me in the Holy Spirit,
And what I write to you, behold, before God, that I lie not.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For neither once in word were we flatterers, as ye know, neither in a pretext of covetousness; God the witness:
Since he was longing for you all, and harassed because ye heard that he was sick.
Therefore, my brethren, dearly beloved and longed for, my joy and crown, thus stand ye in the Lord, dearly beloved.
2 Corinthians 13:9
For we rejoice when we be weak, and ye be able: and this also we pray, your restoration.
My children, for whom I am again in travail until Christ be formed in you,
For I wish you to know how great contest I have for you, and them in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in the flesh;
1 Thessalonians 2:8
So longing for you, we are contented to impart to you, not only the good news of God, but also our own souls, because ye are dearly beloved to us.
2 Timothy 1:4
Desiring earnestly to see thee, remembering thy tears, that I may be filled with joy;
If therefore any consolation in Christ, if any encouragement of love, if any mutual participation of the Spirit, if any compassions and mercies,
For this my bowels shall sound as a harp for Moab, and my inner parts for the wall of Haresh.
Look from the heavens, and see from thy holy dwelling and thy glory: where thy zeal and thy strength? the multitude of thy bowels and thy compassions to me restrained themselves.
Is Ephraim a precious son to me? if a child of delights? for whenever my speaking against him, remembering, I shall remember him yet; for this the bowels were put in motion to me compassionating, I will compassionate him, says Jehovah.
Through the bowels of mercy of our God; by which the rising of the sun of sublimity has reviewed us,
2 Corinthians 7:15
And his bowels are more abundantly to you, remembering the obedience of you all, how with fear and tremor ye received him.
Whom I sent back: and thou him, that is, my bowels, receive again:
1 John 3:17
And whoever has the life of the world, and sees his brother having need, and should shut up his bowels from him, how remains the love of God in him?