Matthew 7:24
Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.
Cross References
Proverbs 10:8
A wise heart will receive commandments, but foolish lips will come to ruin.

Proverbs 10:25
When the whirlwind passes, the wicked are no more, but the righteous are secure forever.

Proverbs 12:7
The wicked are overthrown and perish, but the house of the righteous will stand.

Matthew 7:25
The rain fell, the torrents raged, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because its foundation was on the rock.

Matthew 7:26
But everyone who hears these words of Mine and does not act on them is like a foolish man who built his house on sand.

Matthew 16:18
And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build My church, and the gates of Hades will not prevail against it.

Matthew 24:45
Who then is the faithful and wise servant, whom the master has put in charge of his household, to give the others their food at the proper time?

Matthew 25:2
Five of them were foolish, and five were wise.

Matthew 25:4
But the wise ones took oil in flasks along with their lamps.

Matthew 25:9
No,' said the wise ones, 'or there may not be enough for both us and you. Instead, go to those who sell oil and buy some for yourselves.'

Luke 6:47
I will show you what he is like who comes to Me and hears My words and acts on them:

John 13:17
If you know these things, you will be blessed if you do them.

Romans 2:13
For it is not the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but it is the doers of the law who will be declared righteous.

James 1:22
Be doers of the word, and not hearers only. Otherwise, you are deceiving yourselves.

Treasury of Scripture
Therefore whoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man, which built his house on a rock:


Matthew 7:7,8,13,14
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you: …

Matthew 5:3
Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Matthew 5:28-32
But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart…

a wise.

Job 28:28
And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.

Psalm 111:10
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth for ever.

Psalm 119:99,130
I have more understanding than all my teachers: for thy testimonies are my meditation…


1 Corinthians 3:10,11
According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise masterbuilder, I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon…


Matthew 7:23
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