Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And one of the elders saith unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the Root of David, hath prevailed to open the book, and to loose the seven seals thereof.

The lion

General references

Bible References


Luke 7:13
And seeing her, the Lord had compassion on her, and said to her, Weep not.
Luke 8:52
And all wept and lamented her. But he said, Weep not; she is not dead, but sleeps.
Luke 23:28
And turning to them, Jesus said, Daughters of Jerusalem, weep not for me, but weep for yourselves, and for your children.
John 20:13
And they said to her, Woman, why do you weep? She said to them, Because they have taken my Lord and I know not where they have laid him.

The lion

Hebrews 7:14
for it is evident that our Lord arose from Judah, in respect to which tribe Moses said nothing concerning priests.

The root

Revelation 22:16
I Jesus sent my angel to testify to you these things for the churches. I am the root and offspring of David, and the bright star of the morning.
Romans 15:12
And again, Isaiah says, There shall be a root of Jesse and he shall stand up to rule nations, in him shall nations hope.


Revelation 1:1
A REVELATION of Jesus Christ, which God gave him, to show his servants [things] which must shortly occur, and he sent and made them known by his angel to his servant John,
Revelation 6:1
AND I saw when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and heard one of the four cherubs say like the sound of thunder, Come.

General references

Revelation 11:16
And the twenty-four elders who sit before God on their thrones fell on their faces, and worshipped God,