Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Though ye have lien among the pots, yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove covered with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold.
I took the weight from his back; his hands were made free from the baskets.
And made their lives bitter with hard work, making building-material and bricks, and doing all sorts of work in the fields under the hardest conditions.
1 Corinthians 6:9
Have you not knowledge that evil-doers will have no part in the kingdom of God? Have no false ideas about this: no one who goes after the desires of the flesh, or gives worship to images, or is untrue when married, or is less than a man, or makes a wrong use of men,
1 Corinthians 12:2
You are conscious that when you were Gentiles, in whatever way you were guided, you went after images without voice or power.
And to you did he give life, when you were dead through your wrongdoing and sins,
For in the past we were foolish, hard in heart, turned from the true way, servants of evil desires and pleasures, living in bad feeling and envy, hated and hating one another.
O give not the soul of your dove to the hawk; let not the life of the poor go out of your memory for ever.
He took his people out with silver and gold: there was not one feeble person among them.
For the Lord has pleasure in his people: he gives the poor in spirit a crown of salvation.
1 Kings 4:20
Judah and Israel were as great in number as the sand by the seaside, and they took their food and drink with joy in their hearts.
And when I went past you and saw you stretched out in your blood, I said to you, Though you are stretched out in your blood, have life;
And so great was his need that he would have been glad to take the pigs' food, and no one gave him anything.
So that he might make it holy, having made it clean with the washing of water by the word,
And from Jesus Christ, the true witness, the first to come back from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who had love for us and has made us clean from our sins by his blood;
To give him a place among the rulers, even with the rulers of his people.