“Heart” – Scripture Study

  • Where the treasures/will of the Kingdom are found.

kardia, the heart, i.e. (fig.) the thoughts or feelings (mind); also (by anal.) the middle:–(+ broken-) heart (-ed).


Matthew 6:21 – For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.


Psalm 143:4 – Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me; my heart within me is desolate.


Matthew 12:34 – O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.

Matthew 12:35 – A good man out of the good TREASURE of the heart bringeth forth good things: and an evil man out of the evil treasure bringeth forth evil things.


Matthew 9:4 – And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts?


Matthew 15:8 – This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with their lips; but their your hearts is far from me.

Matthew 15:9 – But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.


Jeremiah 23:26  How long shall this be in the heart of the prophets that prophesy lies? yea, they are prophets of the deceit of their own heart;


Matthew 13:10 – And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables?

Matthew 13:11 – He answered and said unto them, Because it is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to them it is not given.

Matthew 13:12 – For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that he hath.

Matthew 13:13 – Therefore speak I to them in parables: because they seeing see not; and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand.

Matthew 13:14 – And in them is fulfilled the prophecy of Esaias, which saith, By hearing ye shall hear, and shall not understand; and seeing ye shall see, and shall not perceive:

Matthew 13:15 – For this people’s heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.

Matthew 13:16 – But blessed are your eyes, for they see: and your ears, for they hear.

Matthew 13:17 – For verily I say unto you, That many prophets and righteous men have desired to see those things which ye see, and have not seen them; and to hear those things which ye hear, and have not heard them.


Matthew 13:19 – When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth it not, then cometh the wicked one, and catcheth away that which was sown in his your heart. This is he which received seed by the way side.


Matthew 15:13 – But he answered and said, Every plant, which my heavenly Father hath not planted, shall be rooted up.

Matthew 15:14 – Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.

Matthew 15:15 – Then answered Peter and said unto him, Declare unto us this parable.

Matthew 15:16 – And Jesus said, Are ye also yet without understanding?

Matthew 15:17 – Do not ye yet understand, that whatsoever entereth in at the mouth goeth into the belly, and is cast out into the draught?

Matthew 15:18 – But those things which proceed out of the mouth come forth from the heart; and they defile the man.

Matthew 15:19 – For out of the heartproceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies:

Matthew 15:20 – These are the things which defile a man: …


Mark 2:6 – But there were certain of the scribes sitting there, and reasoning in their hearts,

Mark 2:7 – Why doth this man thus speak blasphemies? who can forgive sins but God only?

Mark 2:8 – And immediately when Jesus perceived in his spirit that they so reasoned within themselves, he said unto them, Why reason ye these things in your hearts?

Mark 2:9 – Whether is it easier to say to the sick of the palsy, Thy sins be forgiven thee; or to say, Arise, and take up thy bed, and walk?

Mark 2:10 – But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (he saith to the sick of the palsy,)

Mark 2:11 – I say unto thee, Arise, and take up thy bed, and go thy way into thine house.

Mark 2:12 – And immediately he arose, took up the bed, and went forth before them all; insomuch that they were all amazed, and glorified God,


Mark 4:15 – And these are they by the way side, where the word is sown; but when they have heard, Satan cometh immediately, and taketh away the word that was sown in their hearts.


Proverbs 6:4 – Give not sleep to thine eyes, nor slumber to thine eyelids.

Proverbs 6:5 – Deliver thyself as a roe from the hand of the hunter, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler.

Proverbs 6:6 – Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise:

Proverbs 6:7 – Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler,

Proverbs 6:8 – Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.

Proverbs 6:9 – How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?

Proverbs 6:10 – Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

Proverbs 6:11 – So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man.

Proverbs 6:12 – A naughty person, a wicked man, walketh with a froward mouth.

Proverbs 6:13 – He winketh with his eyes, he speaketh with his feet, he teacheth with his fingers;

Proverbs 6:14 – Frowardness is in his heart, he deviseth mischief continually; he soweth discord.

Proverbs 6:15 – Therefore shall his calamity come suddenly; suddenly shall he be broken without remedy. 

Proverbs 6:16 – These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him:

Proverbs 6:17 – A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,

Proverbs 6:18 – An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief,

Proverbs 6:19 – A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.

Proverbs 6:20 – My son, keep thy father’s commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

Proverbs 6:21 – Bind them continually upon thine heart, and tie them about thy neck.


Proverbs 2:1 – My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee;

Proverbs 2:2 – So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; 

Proverbs 2:3 – Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding;

Proverbs 2:4 – If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures;


Proverbs 2:9 – Then shalt thou understand righteousness, and judgment, and equity; yea, every good path.

Proverbs 2:10 – When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul;

Proverbs 2:11 – Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding shall keep thee:

Proverbs 2:22 – But the wicked shall be cut off from the earth, and the transgressors shall be rooted out of it.


Proverbs 3:1  My son, forget not my law; but let thine heart keep my commandments:


Proverbs 3:3 – Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart: 

Proverbs 3:4 – So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of God and man.

Proverbs 3:5 – Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Proverbs 3:6 – In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

Proverbs 3:7 – Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil.

Proverbs 3:8 – It shall be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.


Proverbs 4:1 – Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, and attend to know understanding.

Proverbs 4:2 – For I give you good doctrine, forsake ye not my law.

Proverbs 4:3 – For I was my father’s son, tender and only beloved in the sight of my mother.

Proverbs 4:4 – He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live. 

Proverbs 4:5 – Get wisdom, get understanding: forget it not; neither decline from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 4:6 – Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.

Proverbs 4:7 – Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.

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