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
In this was manifested the love of God in us, that God hath sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we may live through Him.
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that every one who believes on Him should not perish, but have eternal life;
But God commendeth His own love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
He Who spared not His Own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things?
but God, being rich in mercy, on account of His great love wherewith He loved us,
may be strong to apprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth, and length, and height, and depth,
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those believing in His name;
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
As He saith in Hosea, "I will call that My people, which was not My people; and her, 'Beloved,' who was not beloved.
2 Corinthians 6:18
and I will be to you a Father, and ye shall be My sons and daughters." saith the Lord Almighty.
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;
that He might redeem those under law, that, we might receive the adoption of sons.
He that overcomes shall inherit these things; and I will be to him a God, and He will be to Me a son.
If the world hates you, ye know that it has hated Me before it hated you.
And these things will they do, because they have not known the Father, nor Me.
O righteous Father! and the world knew Thee not; but I knew Thee, and these knew that Thou didst send Me;
for ye died, and your life has been hid with Christ in God.