Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ,

Bible References


Numbers 14:30
surely ye shall not come into the land, concerning which I swore that I would make you dwell in it, except Caleb the son of Jephunneh, and Joshua the son of Nun.
Psalm 126:6
He who goes forth and weeps, bearing seed for sowing, shall doubtless come again with joy, bringing his sheaves.
Luke 11:20
But if by a finger of God I cast out the demons, then the kingdom of God has come upon you.
1 Corinthians 9:10
or does he speak altogether for our sake? For our sake, for it was written, He who plows ought to plow with hope, and he who threshes with his hope, with hope to share.
1 John 2:19
They went out from us, but they were not of us. For if they were of us, they would have continued with us, but--so that they might be made known, that they are not all of us.


Luke 1:43
And why is this to me, that the mother of my Lord would come to me?
Luke 20:42
Even David himself says in the book of Psalms, The Lord said to my Lord, Sit thou at my right hand,
John 20:13
And those men say to her, Woman, why weep thou? She says to them, Because they have taken away my Lord, and I know not where they have laid him.

For whom

Philippians 3:7
But whatever was gain to me, these things I regarded loss because of the Christ.
Matthew 19:27
Then having answered, Peter said to him, Lo, we have forsaken all, and followed thee. What then will be for us?
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think God has exhibited us the apostles least, as men sentenced to die, because we became a spectacle to the world, both to heavenly agents and to men.
2 Corinthians 11:23
Are they helpers of Christ? (I speak as being mad) I more: in toils, more abundantly; in stripes, countless; in prisons, more frequently; in deaths often.
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already poured out a libation, and the time of my dissolution is imminent.

But dung

1 Kings 14:10
therefore, behold, I will bring evil upon the house of Jeroboam, and will cut off from Jeroboam every man-child, he who is shut up and he who is left at large in Israel, and will utterly sweep away the house of Jeroboam as a man sw
2 Kings 9:37
and the body of Jezebel shall be as dung upon the face of the field in the portion of Jezreel, so that they shall not say, This is Jezebel.
Job 20:7
yet he shall perish forever like his own dung. Those who have seen him shall say, Where is he?
Malachi 2:3
Behold, I will rebuke your seed, and will spread dung upon your faces, even the dung of your feasts, and ye shall be taken away with it.


Matthew 13:44
Again the kingdom of the heavens is like a treasure hidden in the field, which a man having found, he hid. And from the joy of it, he goes and sells all, as many things as he has, and buys that field.
Hebrews 3:14
For we have become companions of the Christ, if only we keep in possession the primacy of the essence, steadfast until the end,
1 John 1:3
what we have seen and heard we also declare to you, so that ye also may have fellowship with us. Even also our fellowship with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ.

General references

Leviticus 13:16
Or if the raw flesh turns again, and is changed to white, then he shall come to the priest.
Proverbs 3:14
For the gain of it is better than the gain of silver, and the profit of it than fine gold.
Mark 10:50
And he, having thrown off his garment, having risen, came to Jesus.
Mark 13:15
and let the man on the housetop not go down into the house, nor enter in to take anything out of his house,
Luke 9:29
And as he was praying, the appearance of his face became different, and his clothing glistening white.
Luke 14:33
So therefore every man of you who does not renounce all things being possessed by him, cannot be my disciple.
Luke 17:10
Thus ye also, when ye did all the things that were commanded you, say, We are unprofitable bondmen, because we have done what we are obligated to do.
John 14:15
If ye love me, keep my commandments.
Acts 27:32
Then the soldiers cut away the ropes of the skiff, and let it fall off.
Philippians 3:7
But whatever was gain to me, these things I regarded loss because of the Christ.