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
shall in no wise come into the land, concerning which I have lifted up my hand to make you dwell in it; save Caleb the son of Jephunneh, and Joshua the son of Nun.
Psalm 126:6
He goeth forth and weepeth, bearing seed for scattering; he cometh again with rejoicing, bearing his sheaves.
Luke 11:20
But if by the finger of God I cast out demons, then the kingdom of God is come upon you.
1 Corinthians 9:10
or does he say it altogether for our sakes? For for our sakes it has been written, that the plougher should plough in hope, and he that treads out corn, in hope of partaking of it.
1 John 2:19
They went out from among us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have surely remained with us, but that they might be made manifest that none are of us.


Luke 1:43
And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?
Luke 20:42
and David himself says in the book of Psalms, The Lord said to my Lord, Sit at my right hand
John 20:13
And they say to her, Woman, why dost thou weep? 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 what things were gain to me these I counted, on account of Christ, loss.
Matthew 19:27
Then Peter answering said to him, Behold, we have left all things and have followed thee; what then shall happen to us?
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God has set us the apostles for the last, as appointed to death. For we have become a spectacle to the world, both to angels and men.
2 Corinthians 11:23
Are they ministers of Christ? (I speak as being beside myself) I above measure so; in labours exceedingly abundant, in stripes to excess, in prisons exceedingly abundant, in deaths oft.
2 Timothy 4:6
For I am already being poured out, and the time of my release is come.

But dung

1 Kings 14:10
therefore behold, I will bring evil upon the house of Jeroboam, and will cut off from Jeroboam every male, him that is shut up and left in Israel, and will take away the house of Jeroboam, as a man taketh away dung, till it be all gone.
2 Kings 9:37
and the carcase of Jezebel shall be as dung upon the open field in the plot of Jizreel, so that they shall not say, This is Jezebel.
Job 20:7
Like his own dung doth he perish for ever; they which have seen him shall say, Where is he?
Malachi 2:3
Behold, I will rebuke your seed, and spread dung upon your faces, the dung of your feasts; and they shall take you away with it.


Matthew 13:44
The kingdom of the heavens is like a treasure hid in the field, which a man having found has hid, and for the joy of it goes and sells all whatever he has, and buys that field.
Hebrews 3:14
For we are become companions of the Christ if indeed we hold the beginning of the assurance firm to the end;
1 John 1:3
that which we have seen and heard we report to you, that ye also may have fellowship with us; and our fellowship is indeed with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ.

General references

Leviticus 13:16
But if the raw flesh change again, and be turned white, he shall come unto the priest;
Proverbs 3:14
For the gain thereof is better than the gain of silver, and her revenue than fine gold.
Mark 10:50
And, throwing away his garment, he started up and came to Jesus.
Mark 13:15
and him that is upon the housetop not come down into the house, nor enter into it to take away anything out of his house;
Luke 9:29
And as he prayed the fashion of his countenance became different and his raiment white and effulgent.
Luke 14:33
Thus then every one of you who forsakes not all that is his own cannot be my disciple.
Luke 17:10
Thus ye also, when ye shall have done all things that have been ordered you, say, We are unprofitable bondmen; we have done what it was our duty to do.
John 14:15
If ye love me, keep my commandments.
Acts 27:32
Then the soldiers cut away the ropes of the boat and let her fall.
Philippians 3:7
but what things were gain to me these I counted, on account of Christ, loss.