Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

Counsel

Psalm 16:7
I will bless the LORD, who has given me counsel: my heart also instructs me in the night seasons.
Psalm 32:8
I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you shall go: I will guide you with my eye.
Psalm 73:24
You shall guide me with your counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.
Psalm 107:11
Because they rebelled against the words of God, and the counsel of the most High:
Proverbs 1:25
But you have ignored all my counsel, and would have none of my reproof:
Proverbs 19:20
Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter days.
Ecclesiastes 8:2
I counsel you to keep the king's commandment, and that for the sake of your oath to God.

Buy

Proverbs 23:23
Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
Isaiah 55:1
Ho, everyone that thirsts, come you to the waters, and he that has no money; come you, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
Matthew 13:44
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; which when a man has found, he hides, and for joy thereof goes and sells all that he has, and buys that field.
Matthew 25:9
But the wise answered, saying, Not so; lest there be not enough for us and you: but go you rather to them that sell, and buy for yourselves.

Gold

Malachi 3:3
And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver: and he shall purify the sons of Levi, and purge them as gold and silver, that they may offer unto the LORD an offering in righteousness.
1 Corinthians 3:12
Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble;
1 Peter 1:7
That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perishes, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honor and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ:

That thou

Revelation 2:9
I know your works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but you are rich) and I know the blasphemy of them who say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.
Luke 12:21
So is he that lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that you through his poverty might be rich.
1 Timothy 6:18
That they do good, that they be rich in good works, ready to distribute, willing to share;
James 2:5
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to them that love him?

White

Revelation 3:4
You have a few names even in Sardis who have not defiled their garments; and they shall walk with me in white: for they are worthy.
Revelation 7:13
And one of the elders answered, saying unto me, Who are these who are arrayed in white robes? and from where did they come?
Revelation 16:15
Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed is he that watches, and keeps his garments, lest he walk naked, and they see his shame.
Revelation 19:8
And to her was granted that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white: for the fine linen is the righteous acts of saints.
2 Corinthians 5:3
If so be that being clothed we shall not be found naked.

The shame

Revelation 16:15
Behold, I come as a thief. Blessed is he that watches, and keeps his garments, lest he walk naked, and they see his shame.
Isaiah 47:3
Your nakedness shall be uncovered, yea, your shame shall be seen: I will take vengeance, and I will not arbitrate with a man.
Jeremiah 13:26
Therefore will I uncover your skirts over your face, that your shame may appear.
Daniel 12:2
And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.
Micah 1:11
Pass on your way, you inhabitant of Saphir, in naked shame: the inhabitant of Zaanan came not forth at the mourning of Bethezel; he shall take from you his standing place.
Nahum 3:5
Behold, I am against you, says the LORD of hosts; and I will uncover your skirts over your face, and I will show the nations your nakedness, and the kingdoms your shame.

Anoint

John 9:6
When he had thus spoken, he spat on the ground, and made clay of the spittle, and he anointed the eyes of the blind man with the clay,
1 John 2:20
But you have an anointing from the Holy One, and you know all things.

General references

Proverbs 3:14
For the gain from it is better than the gain from silver, and the profit thereof than fine gold.
Proverbs 8:5
O you simple, understand wisdom: and, you fools, be of an understanding heart.
Proverbs 9:4
Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here: as for him that lacks understanding, she says to him,
1 Corinthians 10:12
Therefore let him that thinks he stands take heed lest he fall.