Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who are Israelites; to whom pertaineth the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the service of God, and the promises;

Are israelites

The giving

General references

Bible References

Are israelites

Romans 9:6
But it is not as though the word of God had failed. For not all who are descended from Israel are Israel,
John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him, and said of him, "Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom is no deceit!"

Covenants

Acts 3:25
You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'And in your seed all the families of the earth shall be blessed.'
Hebrews 8:6
But as it is, he has obtained a ministry which is as much more excellent than the old as the covenant he mediates is better, since it is enacted on better promises.

The giving

Romans 3:2
Much in every way! To begin with, they are entrusted with the oracles of God.
John 1:17
For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.

The service

Matthew 21:33
"Hear another parable: there was a landowner who planted a vineyard and set a hedge around it, dug a wine press in it and built a tower. And he leased it to vine dressers and went into a far country.
Hebrews 9:3
Behind the second curtain was a tabernacle called the Holy of Holies,

Promises

Luke 1:54
He has helped his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy,
Acts 2:39
For the promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off, for all whom the Lord our God will call to himself."
Acts 3:25
You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant which God made with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'And in your seed all the families of the earth shall be blessed.'
Acts 13:32
And we preach to you the good news that what God promised to the fathers,
Ephesians 2:12
remember that you were at that time separate from Christ, excluded from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.
Hebrews 6:13
For when God made a promise to Abraham, since he had no one greater by whom to swear, he swore by himself,

General references

Luke 15:31
And he said to him, 'Son, you are always with me, and all that I have is yours.