Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.


Bible References


Romans 4:20
And he did not waver in unbelief at the promise of God, but became strong in faith, giving glory to God,
1 Corinthians 4:10
We are foolish for the sake of Christ, but ye are wise in Christ. We are weak, but ye are strong. Ye are esteemed, but we are disreputable.
2 Corinthians 12:10
Therefore I am pleased in weaknesses, in injuries, in necessities, in persecutions, in restrictions, for the sake of Christ. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
Ephesians 6:10
Finally my brothers, be strong in Lord and in the power of his might.
2 Timothy 2:1
Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace in Christ Jesus.
1 John 2:14
I wrote to you, fathers, because ye have know him from the beginning. I wrote to you, young men, because ye are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and ye have overcome evil.


Romans 14:1
But the man who is weak in the faith, do not receive for arguments of opinions.
1 Corinthians 9:22
To the weak I became as weak, so that I might gain the weak. I have become all things to all men, so that by all means I might save some.
1 Corinthians 12:22
Instead, much more the parts of the body that seem to be more feeble are necessary.
Galatians 6:1
And brothers, if a man is overtaken in some transgression, ye the spiritual, restore such in a spirit of meekness, looking to thyself lest thou also be tempted.
1 Thessalonians 5:14
And we encourage you, brothers, admonish the unruly, strengthen the weak-spirited, help the infirmed, be patient toward all.


Romans 15:3
For Christ also did not please himself, but as it is written, The reproaches of those who reproached thee fell upon me.

General references

Leviticus 11:22
even these of them ye may eat: the locust after its kind, and the bald locust after its kind, and the cricket after its kind, and the grasshopper after its kind.
2 Samuel 10:11
And he said, If the Syrians be too strong for me, then thou shall help me, but if the sons of Ammon be too strong for thee, then I will come and help thee.
Philippians 2:4
Look ye out (each man) not to things of yourselves, but each man also to the things of others.