Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.

Bible References


Psalm 16:7
I will bless Yahweh, who hath counselled me, - Surely, by night, shall mine impulses admonish me.
Psalm 32:8
I will make thee discreet, I will point out to thee the way which thou must go, I will fix upon thee mine eye.
Psalm 73:24
By thy counsel, wilt thou guide me, And, afterwards, unto glory, wilt thou take me.
Psalm 107:11
Because they had rebelled against the sayings of GOD, - and, the counsel of the Most High, they had spurned;
Proverbs 1:25
But ye dismissed all my counsel, and, to my rebuke, would not yield,
Proverbs 19:20
Hear counsel, receive correction, that thou mayest be wise in thine after-life.
Ecclesiastes 8:2
I said , The bidding of the king, observe thou, even out of regard to the oath of God.


Proverbs 23:23
Truth, buy thou, but do not sell, wisdom, and correction, and understanding.
Isaiah 55:1
Ho! every one that thirsteth! Come ye to the waters, Yea he that hath no money, - Come ye - buy corn, and eat, Yea come - buy corn without money, And without price, wine and milk,
Matthew 13:44
The kingdom of the heavens is like unto, a treasure hid in the field, which a man, finding, hid, - and, by reason of his joy, withdraweth and selleth whatsoever he hath, and buyeth that field.
Matthew 25:9
But the prudent, answered, saying - Lest once, by any means, there be not enough for us and you, be going rather unto them that sell, and buy for yourselves


Malachi 3:3
Therefore will he sit as a refiner and purifier of silver, and will purify the sons of Levi, and will smelt them, as gold and as silver; so shall they belong to Yahweh, offering a gift in righteousness.
1 Corinthians 3:12
But, if anyone is building, upon the foundation - gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, straw,
1 Peter 1:7
In order that the proving of your faith - much more precious than of gold that perisheth even though, by means of fire, it is proved - may be found unto praise and glory and honour in the revealing of Jesus Christ, -

That thou

Revelation 2:9
I know thy tribulation, and destitution, nevertheless, thou art, rich, and the profane speech from among them who affirm that they themselves are, Jews, and they are not, but a synagogue of Satan.
Luke 12:21
So, is he that is laying up treasure for himself, and is not rich, towards God.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For ye are taking knowledge of the favour of our Lord Jesus Christ, - how that, for your sakes, he became destitute - although he was, rich, in order that, ye, by his destitution, might be enriched.
1 Timothy 6:18
To be doing good, to be rich in noble works, to be, generous in giving, ready for fellowship, -
James 2:5
Hearken! my brethren beloved: - Hath not, God, chosen the destitute in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?


Revelation 3:4
Nevertheless, thou hast a few names, in Sardis, which have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white, because they are, worthy.
Revelation 7:13
And one of the elders began, saying unto me - These who are arrayed in white robes, who are they? and whence came they?
Revelation 16:15
Lo! I come as a thief! Happy, he that is watching, and keeping his garments, lest, naked, he be walking, and they see his shame. -
Revelation 19:8
and it hath been given unto her, that she should be arrayed in fine linen, bright, pure, for, the fine linen, is, the righteous acts of the saints.
2 Corinthians 5:3
Although, indeed, even clothing ourselves, we shall not be found, naked; -

The shame

Revelation 16:15
Lo! I come as a thief! Happy, he that is watching, and keeping his garments, lest, naked, he be walking, and they see his shame. -
Isaiah 47:3
Bared shall be thy shame, Yea seen thy reproach, - An avenging, will I take, And will accept no son of earth.
Jeremiah 13:26
Therefore, even I myself, have drawn away thy skirts, over thy face, And thy shame hath been seen,
Daniel 12:2
and, many of the sleepers in the dusty ground, shall awake, - these, shall be to age-abiding life, but, those, to reproach, and age-abiding abhorrence;
Micah 1:11
Pass thou over (for you), thou inhabitress of Shaphir, of disgraceful disclosure, - the inhabitress of Zaanan, hath not gone forth, at the lamentation of Beth-ezel, shall he take from you his station,
Nahum 3:5
Behold me! against thee, Declareth Yahweh of hosts, Therefore will I remove thy shirts over thy face, - and let, nations, see thy nakedness, and, kingdoms, thy shame;


John 9:6
These things, having said, he spat on the ground, and made clay with the spittle, and laid the clay upon his eyes;
1 John 2:20
And, ye, have, an anointing, from the Holy One, - Ye all, know:

General references

Proverbs 3:14
For better is her merchandise, than the merchandise of silver, yea, than gold, her increase;
Proverbs 8:5
Understand, ye simple ones, shrewdness, and, ye dullards understand sense;
Proverbs 9:4
Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither, as for him that lacketh sense, she saith to him -
1 Corinthians 10:12
So that, he that thinketh he is standing, let him take heed lest he fall.