Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

Beauty

General references

Bible References

Seek

Psalm 27:8
My heart said for thee, Seek ye my face. Thy face, O Jehovah, will I seek.
Jeremiah 29:13
and ye shall seek me and find me, for ye shall search for me with all your heart,
Daniel 9:3
And I set my face unto the 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 shall be added unto you.
Matthew 7:7
Ask, and it shall be given to you. Seek, and ye shall find. Knock, and it shall be opened to you.
Luke 11:9
And I say to you, Ask, and it shall be given to you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you.
Luke 13:24
Strive with earnestness to enter in through the narrow door, for many, I say to you, will seek to enter in and will not be able.
Luke 18:1
And he spoke also a parable to them to the purport that they should always pray and not faint,
Hebrews 11:6
But without faith it is impossible to please him. For he that draws near to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them who seek him out.

Dwell

Psalm 23:6
Surely, goodness and loving-kindness shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of Jehovah for the length of the days.
Psalm 26:6
I will wash my hands in innocency, and will encompass thine altar, O Jehovah,
Psalm 65:4
Blessed is he whom thou choosest and causest to approach: he shall dwell in thy courts. We shall be satisfied with the goodness of thy house, of thy holy temple.
Psalm 84:4
Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: they will be constantly praising thee. Selah.
1 Samuel 1:11
And she vowed a vow, and said, O Jehovah of hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thy handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thy handmaid, but wilt give unto thy handmaid a man child, then I will give him to Jehovah all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come upon his head.
Luke 2:37
and herself a widow up to eighty-four years; who did not depart from the temple, serving night and day with fastings and prayers;
1 Timothy 5:5
Now she who is a widow indeed, and is left alone, has put her hope in God, and continues in supplications and prayers night and day.

Behold

Psalm 50:2
Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God hath shined forth.
Psalm 63:2
To see thy power and thy glory, as I have beheld thee in the sanctuary;
Psalm 90:17
And let the beauty of Jehovah 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, daughter of Zion; shout, daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, thy King cometh to thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly and rIding upon an ass, even upon a colt the foal of an ass.
2 Corinthians 3:18
But we all, looking on the glory of the Lord, with unveiled face, are transformed according to the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Lord the Spirit.
2 Corinthians 4:6
Because it is the God who spoke that out of darkness light should shine who has shone in our hearts for the shining forth of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

Beauty

Psalm 63:2
To see thy power and thy glory, as I have beheld thee in the sanctuary;

General references

1 Samuel 1:9
And Hannah rose up after they had eaten in Shiloh, and after they had drunk; (now Eli the priest sat upon the seat by the door-post of the temple of Jehovah;)
2 Chronicles 9:7
Happy are thy men, and happy are these thy servants, who stand continually before thee and hear thy wisdom!