Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the LORD will not forsake his people for his great name's sake: because it hath pleased the LORD to make you his people.
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Wherefore should the Egyptians speak, saying, For evil did he bring them forth, to slay them in the mountains, and to consume them from the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath, and repent of this evil against thy people.
And Moses said unto Jehovah, Then the Egyptians will hear it; for thou broughtest up this people in thy might from among them;
I said, I would scatter them afar, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men;
For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land will hear of it, and will compass us round, and cut off our name from the earth: and what wilt thou do for thy great name?
Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, That he might make his mighty power to be known.
For I will defend this city to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake; and I will not remember thy sins.
For mine own sake, for mine own sake, will I do it; for how should my name be profaned? and my glory will I not give to another.
Though our iniquities testify against us, work thou for thy name's sake, O Jehovah; for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against thee.
But I wrought for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, among which they were, in whose sight I made myself known unto them, in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.
to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved:
Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be mine own possession from among all peoples: for all the earth is mine:
Jehovah did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people; for ye were the fewest of all peoples:
Not for thy righteousness, or for the uprightness of thy heart, dost thou go in to possess their land; but for the wickedness of these nations Jehovah thy God doth drive them out from before thee, and that he may establish the word which Jehovah sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.
For thou art a holy people unto Jehovah thy God, and Jehovah hath chosen thee to be a people for his own possession, above all peoples that are upon the face of the earth.
I have loved you, saith Jehovah. Yet ye say, Wherein hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother, saith Jehovah: yet I loved Jacob;
yea, Father, for so it was well-pleasing in thy sight.
Ye did not choose me, but I chose you, and appointed you, that ye should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should abide: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.
Even as it is written, Jacob I loved, but Esau I hated.
For the gifts and the calling of God are not repented of.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who maketh thee to differ? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? but if thou didst receive it, why dost thou glory as if thou hadst not received it?
being confident of this very thing, that he who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ:
For the Lord will not cast off for ever.