Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.

Settle

General references

Bible References

Who

1 Peter 1:15
but like the holy Being who has called you, you must also prove holy in all your conduct,
Romans 8:28
We know that in everything God works with those who love him, whom he has called in accordance with his purpose, to bring about what is good.
Romans 9:11
For before the children were born or had done anything either good or bad, in order to carry out God's purpose of selection, which depends not on what men do but on his calling them,
1 Corinthians 1:9
God can be depended on, and it was he who called you to this fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.
1 Thessalonians 2:12
to make your lives worthy of God who invites you into his kingdom and his glory.
2 Thessalonians 2:14
and called you to it through our preaching of the good news, so that you may share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Timothy 6:12
Enter the great contest of faith! Take hold of eternal life, to which God called you, when before many witnesses you made the great profession of faith.
2 Timothy 1:9
He saved us and called us to a consecrated life, not for anything we had done, but of his own accord and out of the mercy which he bestowed upon us ages ago through Christ Jesus,
2 Peter 1:3
For his divine power has given us every requisite for life and piety, through our coming to know him who through his glory and excellence called us to him.

Eternal

2 Corinthians 4:17
For this slight, momentary trouble is piling up for me an eternal blessedness beyond all comparison,
2 Timothy 2:10
For that reason I am ready to submit to anything for the sake of those whom God has chosen, so that they too may gain the salvation that comes through Christ Jesus and brings eternal glory.
Hebrews 9:15
And this is why he is the negotiator of a new agreement, in order that as someone has died to deliver them from the offenses committed under the old agreement, those who have been offered it may receive the unending inheritance they have been promised.
1 John 2:25
And what he himself has promised us is eternal life.

After

1 Peter 1:6
Rejoice over this, although just now perhaps distressed by various trials;
2 Corinthians 4:17
For this slight, momentary trouble is piling up for me an eternal blessedness beyond all comparison,

Make

2 Corinthians 13:11
Now brothers, goodbye! Be what you ought to be, listen to my appeal, agree with one another, live in peace, and God the source of love and peace will be with you.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
encourage you and strengthen you to do and say everything that is right.
Hebrews 13:21
fit you by every blessing to do his will, and through Jesus Christ carry out in us what will please him. To him be glory forever and ever. Amen.
Jude 1:24
Now to him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to make you stand in his presence irreproachable and triumphant??25 to the one God our Savior be glory, majesty, power, and authority through Jesus Christ our Lord now and forever and ever. Amen.

Stablish

Colossians 2:7
You must be rooted and built up in him and made strong in faith, just as you were taught to be, overflowing with it in your gratitude.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
encourage you and strengthen you to do and say everything that is right.
2 Thessalonians 3:3
But the Lord is to be relied on, and he will give you strength and protect you from the evil one.

Strengthen

Luke 22:32
but I have prayed that your own faith may not fail. And afterward you yourself must turn and strengthen your brothers."
Philippians 4:13
I can do anything through him who gives me strength.
Colossians 1:22
through dying in his human body) in holiness, and free from reproach or blame, into God's presence??23 if at least you continue firm and steadfast in the exercise of faith, and never shift from the hope held out in the good news to which you listened, which has been preached all over the world, and for which I, Paul, became a worker.

Settle

1 Peter 4:11
If one preaches, let him do it like one who utters the words of God; if one does some service, let him do it as with strength which God supplies, so that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ. To him belong glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.

General references

Hebrews 12:8
But if you have none of that discipline which all sons undergo, you are illegitimate children, and not true sons.