Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And yet this was a small thing in thine eyes, O God; for thou hast also spoken of thy servant's house for a great while to come, and hast regarded me according to the estate of a man of high degree, O LORD God.

Bible References

A small thing

1 Chronicles 17:7
“Now this is what you will say to My servant David: ‘This is what the Lord of Hosts says: I took you from the pasture and from following the sheep to be ruler over My people Israel.
2 Samuel 7:19
What You have done so far was a little thing to You, Lord God, for You have also spoken about Your servant’s house in the distant future. And this is a revelation for mankind, Lord God.
2 Samuel 12:8
I gave your master’s house to you and your master’s wives into your arms, and I gave you the house of Israel and Judah, and if that was not enough, I would have given you even more.
2 Kings 3:18
This is easy in the Lord’s sight. He will also hand Moab over to you.
Isaiah 49:6
He says,
“It is not enough for you to be My Servant
raising up the tribes of Jacob
and restoring the protected ones of Israel.
I will also make you a light for the nations,
to be My salvation to the ends of the earth.”

Thou hast

1 Chronicles 17:11
When your time comes to be with your fathers, I will raise up after you your descendant, who is one of your own sons, and I will establish his kingdom.
Ephesians 3:20
Now to Him who is able to do above and beyond all that we ask or think according to the power that works in us—

Hast regarded

1 Chronicles 17:8
I have been with you wherever you have gone, and I have destroyed all your enemies before you. I will make a name for you like that of the greatest in the land.
1 Kings 3:13
In addition, I will give you what you did not ask for: both riches and honor, so that no man in any kingdom will be your equal during your entire life.
Psalm 78:70
He chose David His servant
and took him from the sheepfolds;
Psalm 89:19
You once spoke in a vision to Your loyal ones
and said: “I have granted help to a warrior;
I have exalted one chosen from the people.
Philippians 2:8
He humbled Himself by becoming obedient
to the point of death—
even to death on a cross.

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