Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.

Bible References

The spirit

Romans 8:16
So that the Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God.
1 Corinthians 2:12
Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit of God; that we might know the things that are graciously bestowed upon us by God:
Galatians 4:5
that He might redeem those that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons.
Ephesians 1:5
having before appointed us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ unto Himself, according to the good pleasure of his will;


Mark 14:36
And He said, Abba, Father, all things are possible to Thee; take away this cup from me: nevertheless, not what I will, but what thou wilt.
Luke 11:2
And He said unto them, when ye pray, say, "Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name; thy kingdom come; thy will be done as in heaven so also upon earth;
Luke 22:42
Father, if thou art willing take away this cup from me---nevertheless, not my will but thine be done.
John 20:17
Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not now; for I am not yet ascended to my Father; but go directly to my brethren, and tell them, "I am to ascend to my Father and your Father, and to my God and your God."

General references

Matthew 25:25
and I was afraid, and went and hid thy talent in the ground; behold, there is thine own:
Galatians 3:26
For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
Hebrews 12:18
Ye are not come to a tangible mountain, and burning fire, and a thick cloud, and darkness, and tempest,