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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Why should the Egyptians speak, and say, For misfortune he has brought them out, to slay them on the mountains, and to annihilate them from the face of the earth? Turn from the heat of thine anger, and repent of this evil against thy people!
And Moses said to Jehovah, Then the Egyptians will hear it; for in thy might thou broughtest up this people from the midst of them;
I would say, I will scatter, I will make the remembrance of them to cease from among men,
When the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land shall hear of it, they will surround us, and cut off our name from the earth. And what wilt thou do unto thy great name?
Yet he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make known his might.
And I will defend this city, to save it, for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
I, 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 I will not give my glory unto another.
Jehovah, though our iniquities testify against us, do thou act for thy name's sake; 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 whom they were, in whose sight I had made myself known unto them in bringing them forth out of the land of Egypt.
to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he has taken us into favour in the Beloved:
And now, if ye will hearken to my voice indeed and keep my covenant, then shall ye be my own possession out of all the peoples for all the earth is mine --
Not because ye were more in number than all the peoples, hath Jehovah been attached to you and chosen you, for ye are the fewest of all the peoples;
Not for thy righteousness, or for the uprightness of thy heart, dost thou enter in to possess their land, but for the wickedness of these nations doth Jehovah thy God dispossess them from before thee, and that he may perform the word which Jehovah swore unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.
For thou art a holy people unto Jehovah thy God, and thee hath Jehovah chosen for a people of possession unto himself, out of all the peoples that are upon the face of the earth.
I have loved you, saith Jehovah; but ye say, Wherein hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? saith Jehovah, and I loved Jacob,
Yea, Father, for thus has it been well-pleasing in thy sight.
Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and have set you that ye should go and that ye should bear fruit, and that your fruit should abide, that whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name he may give you.
according as it is written, I have loved Jacob, and I have hated Esau.
For the gifts and the calling of God are not subject to repentance.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes thee to differ? and what hast thou which thou hast not received? but if also thou hast received, why boastest thou as not receiving?
having confidence of this very thing, that he who has begun in you a good work will complete it unto Jesus Christ's day:
For the Lord will not cast off for ever;