Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For I could wish that myself were accursed from Christ for my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh:

I could

Bible References

I could

Exodus 32:32
But now, if you will forgive their sin, but if not, wipe me out from your book that you have written."

Were

Deuteronomy 21:23
his body must not remain all night on the tree; instead you must make certain you bury him that same day, for the one who is left exposed on a tree is cursed by God. You must not defile your land which the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance.
Joshua 6:17
The city and all that is in it must be set apart for the Lord, except for Rahab the prostitute and all who are with her in her house, because she hid the spies we sent.
1 Samuel 14:24
Now the men of Israel were hard pressed that day, for Saul had made the army agree to this oath: "Cursed be the man who eats food before evening! I will get my vengeance on my enemies!" So no one in the army ate anything.
Galatians 1:8
But even if we (or an angel from heaven) should preach a gospel contrary to the one we preached to you, let him be condemned to hell!
Galatians 3:10
For all who rely on doing the works of the law are under a curse, because it is written, "Cursed is everyone who does not keep on doing everything written in the book of the law."

My kinsmen

Romans 11:1
So I ask, God has not rejected his people, has he? Absolutely not! For I too am an Israelite, a descendant of Abraham, from the tribe of Benjamin.
Genesis 29:14
Then Laban said to him, "You are indeed my own flesh and blood." So Jacob stayed with him for a month.
Esther 8:6
For how can I watch the calamity that will befall my people, and how can I watch the destruction of my relatives?"
Acts 7:23
But when he was about forty years old, it entered his mind to visit his fellow countrymen the Israelites.
Acts 13:26
Brothers, descendants of Abraham's family, and those Gentiles among you who fear God, the message of this salvation has been sent to us.

General references

Psalm 119:136
Tears stream down from my eyes, because people do not keep your law.
Lamentations 3:48
Streams of tears flow from my eyes because my people are destroyed.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.

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