Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.
1 John 4:9
By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.
2 Samuel 7:19
"And yet this was insignificant in Your eyes, O Lord GOD, for You have spoken also of the house of Your servant concerning the distant future And this is the custom of man, O Lord GOD.
How great is Your goodness, Which You have stored up for those who fear You, Which You have wrought for those who take refuge in You, Before the sons of men!
How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God! And the children of men take refuge in the shadow of Your wings.
I will sing of the lovingkindness of the LORD forever; To all generations I will make known Your faithfulness with my mouth.
"For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him over for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things?
But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us,
may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth,
"Then I said, 'How I would set you among My sons And give you a pleasant land, The most beautiful inheritance of the nations!' And I said, 'You shall call Me, My Father, And not turn away from following Me.'
Yet the number of the sons of Israel Will be like the sand of the sea, Which cannot be measured or numbered; And in the place Where it is said to them, "You are not My people," It will be said to them, "You are the sons of the living God."
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name,
For all who are being led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
As He says also in Hosea, "I WILL CALL THOSE WHO WERE NOT MY PEOPLE, 'MY PEOPLE,' AND HER WHO WAS NOT BELOVED, 'BELOVED.'"
2 Corinthians 6:18
"And I will be a father to you, And you shall be sons and daughters to Me," Says the Lord Almighty.
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons.
"He who overcomes will inherit these things, and I will be his God and he will be My son.
"If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
"These things they will do because they have not known the Father or Me.
"O righteous Father, although the world has not known You, yet I have known You; and these have known that You sent Me;
For you have died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.