Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


One thing have I desired of the LORD, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the LORD, and to inquire in his temple.


General references

Bible References


Psalm 27:8
My heart said to thee, I have sought thy face. O LORD, I will seek thy face.
Jeremiah 29:13
And ye shall seek me, and find me when ye shall search for me with all your heart.
Daniel 9:3
And I set my face to LORD God, to seek by prayer and supplications, with fasting and sackcloth and ashes.
Matthew 6:33
But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
Matthew 7:7
Ask, and it will be given you. Seek, and ye will find. Knock, and it will be opened to you.
Luke 11:9
And I say to you, ask, and it will be given you. Seek, and ye will find. Knock, and it will be opened.
Luke 13:24
Compete to enter in by the narrow gate, because many, I say to you, will seek to enter in, and will not be able.
Luke 18:1
And he also spoke a parable to them about it being necessary to always pray, and not to give up,
Hebrews 11:6
And apart from faith it is impossible to please him. For he who comes to God must believe that he is, and becomes a rewarder of those who search for him.


Psalm 23:6
Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of LORD forever.
Psalm 26:6
I will wash my hands in innocence, so I will encompass thine altar, O LORD,
Psalm 65:4
Blessed is the man whom thou choose and cause to approach, that he may dwell in thy courts. We shall be satisfied with the goodness of thy house, thy holy temple.
Psalm 84:4
Blessed are those who dwell in thy house. They will still be praising thee. Selah.
1 Samuel 1:11
And she vowed a vow, and said, O LORD of hosts, if thou will indeed look on the affliction of thy handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thy handmaid, but will give to thy handmaid a man-child, then I will give him to LORD all t
Luke 2:37
and this woman was a widow to eighty-four years), who did not depart from the temple, serving with fastings and supplications night and day.
1 Timothy 5:5
But the real widow, and made alone, has hoped in God, and continues in entreaties and prayers night and day.


Psalm 50:2
Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God has shone forth.
Psalm 63:2
So I have looked upon thee in the sanctuary to see thy power and thy glory.
Psalm 90:17
And let the favor of LORD our God be upon us. And establish thou the work of our hands upon us, yea, the work of our hands establish thou it.
Zechariah 9:9
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion. Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem. Behold, thy king comes to thee. He is just, and having salvation, lowly, and riding upon a donkey, even upon a colt the foal of a donkey.
2 Corinthians 3:18
But we all, with unveiled face seeing by reflection the glory of Lord, are transformed into the same likeness from glory to glory, just as from the Spirit of Lord.
2 Corinthians 4:6
Because it is God who said, Out of darkness light is to shine, who shone in our hearts for an enlightenment of the knowledge of the glory of God in the presence of Jesus Christ.


Psalm 63:2
So I have looked upon thee in the sanctuary to see thy power and thy glory.

General references

1 Samuel 1:9
So Hannah rose up after they had eaten in Shiloh, and after they had drunk. Now Eli the priest was sitting upon his seat by the door-post of the temple of LORD.
2 Chronicles 9:7
Happy are thy men, and happy are these thy servants, who stand continually before thee, and hear thy wisdom.