Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Are israelites

Romans 9:6
But [it is] not as if the word of God had failed. For not all those [who are descended] from Israel [are truly] Israel,
Genesis 32:28
And he said, "Your name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel, for you have struggled with God and with men and have prevailed."
Exodus 19:3
And Moses went up to God, and Yahweh called to him from the mountain, saying, "Thus you will say to the house of Jacob and you will tell the {Israelites},
Deuteronomy 7:6
For you [are] a holy people for Yahweh your God; Yahweh your God has chosen you to be for him a people, a treasured possession from [among] all the peoples that [are] on the face of the earth.
Psalm 73:1
Surely God is good to Israel, to those pure of heart.
Isaiah 41:8
But you, Israel, my servant, Jacob, whom I have chosen, you, the {offspring} of Abraham my {friend},
Isaiah 46:3
"Listen to me, house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of Israel who have been carried from [the] belly, who have been carried from [the] womb:
John 1:47
Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and said about him, "Look! {A true Israelite} in whom is no deceit!"

The adoption

Exodus 4:22
And you must say to Pharaoh, 'Thus says Yahweh, "Israel [is] my son, my firstborn."
Deuteronomy 14:1
"You [are] children of Yahweh your God; [therefore] you must not gash yourself, and {you must not make your forehead bald} for [the] dead.
Jeremiah 31:9
With weeping they will come, and with pleas for mercy I will bring them; I will let them walk by streams of water in a straight path. They will not stumble in it, for I have become to Israel a father, and Ephraim, he [is] my firstborn."
Hosea 11:1
When Israel was a child, I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son.

And the glory

Numbers 7:89
And when Moses came to the tent of assembly to speak with him, he would hear the voice speaking to him from the atonement cover, which [is] on the ark of the testimony, from between the two cherubim, and he would speak to him.
1 Samuel 4:21
She called the boy Ichabod, saying, "The glory has departed from Israel," referring to the capture of the ark of God and concerning her father-in-law and husband.
1 Kings 8:11
The priests [were] not able to stand to minister {because of the presence of} the cloud, for the glory of Yahweh filled the house of Yahweh.
Psalm 63:2
Thus I have seen you in the sanctuary, beholding your strength and glory.
Psalm 78:61
And he gave his strength into captivity and his splendor into [the] hand of [the] enemy.
Psalm 90:16
Let your work be visible to your servants, and your majesty to their children.
Isaiah 60:19
The sun shall no longer be your light by day, and for bright light the moon shall not give you light, but Yahweh will be your everlasting light, and your God your glory.


Genesis 15:18
On that day Yahweh {made} a covenant with Abram saying, "To your offspring I will give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the Euphrates river,
Genesis 17:2
so that I may make my covenant between me and you, and may multiply you {exceedingly}."
Exodus 24:7
And he took the scroll of the covenant and read [it] in the hearing of the people, and they said, "All that Yahweh has spoken we will do, and we will listen."
Exodus 34:27
And Yahweh said to Moses, "Write for yourself these words, because {according to} these words I have made a covenant with you and with Israel."
Deuteronomy 29:1
These [are] the words of the covenant that Yahweh commanded Moses to make with the {Israelites} in the land of Moab {besides} the covenant that he made with them at Horeb.
Deuteronomy 31:16
And Yahweh said to Moses, "Look, you [are] about to lie [down] with your ancestors, and this people will arise and they will play the prostitute after {the foreign gods} of the land {to which they are going}.
Nehemiah 13:29
Remember them, my God, because of their defilements of the priesthood and the covenant of the priesthood and the Levites.
Psalm 89:3
"I made a covenant with my chosen one; I swore [an oath] to David my servant:
Jeremiah 31:33
"But this [is] the covenant that I will {make} with the house of Israel after those days," {declares} Yahweh: "I will put my law in their inward parts and on their hearts I will write it, and I will be to them God, and they themselves will be to me people.
Jeremiah 33:20
"Thus says Yahweh: 'If you could break my covenant [with] the day, and my covenant [with] the night, so that day and night [would] not come at their time,
Acts 3:25
You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant that God ordained with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'And in your offspring all the nations of the earth will be blessed.'
Hebrews 8:6
But now he has attained a more excellent ministry, by as much as he is also mediator of a better covenant which has been enacted upon better promises.

The giving

Romans 3:2
Much in every way. For first, that they were entrusted with the oracles of God.
Nehemiah 9:13
Then you came down on Mount Sinai and spoke with them from heaven and gave them right judgments and true teachings, good regulations and commandments.
Psalm 147:19
[He] declares his word to Jacob, his statutes and his ordinances to Israel.
Ezekiel 20:11
and I gave my statutes to them, and my regulations I made known to them, which, if a person does them, then he will live by them.
John 1:17
For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came about through Jesus Christ.

The service

Exodus 12:25
{And} when you come into the land that Yahweh will give to you, as he said, you will keep this {religious custom}.
Isaiah 5:2
And he dug it and cleared it of stones, and he planted it [with] choice vines, and he built a watchtower in the middle of it, and he even hewed out a wine vat in it, and he waited for [it] to yield grapes-- but it yielded wild grapes.
Matthew 21:33
"Listen to another parable: There was a man--a master of a house--who planted a vineyard, and put a fence [around] it, and dug a winepress in it, and built a watchtower, and leased it to tenant farmers, and went on a journey.
Hebrews 9:3
And after the second curtain [was] a tent called the holy of holies,


Luke 1:54
He has helped Israel his servant, remembering [his] mercy,
Acts 2:39
For the promise is for you and for your children, and for all those [who are] far away, as many as the Lord our God calls to himself."
Acts 3:25
You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant that God ordained with your fathers, saying to Abraham, 'And in your offspring all the nations of the earth will be blessed.'
Acts 13:32
And we proclaim the good news to you: that the promise that was made to the fathers,
Ephesians 2:12
that you were at that time apart from Christ, alienated from the citizenship of Israel, and strangers to the covenants of promise, not having hope, and without God in the world.
Hebrews 6:13
For [when] God made a promise to Abraham, since he had no one greater to swear by, he swore by himself,

General references

Luke 15:31
But he said to him, 'Child, you are always with me, and {everything I have belongs to you}.