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 evil did he bring them out, to slay them in the mountains and to consume them from upon the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath and repent of the evil of thy people.
And Moses said unto the LORD, Then the Egyptians shall hear it, for thou didst bring this people out of the midst of them with thy might;
I said I would shatter them in pieces: I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men,
For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land shall hear of it and shall compass us around and cut off our name from upon the earth; then what wilt thou do unto 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 my own sake and for my slave David's sake.
I, even I, am he that uproots thy rebellions for mine own sake and will not remember thy sins.
For mine own sake, even for mine own sake, I will do it, for how should my name be profaned? and I will not give my glory unto another.
O LORD, though our iniquities testify against us, do it for thy name's sake; for our rebellions have multiplied; we have sinned against thee.
With all this, I intervened for my name's sake that it should not be polluted before the Gentiles, among whom 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, in which he has made us accepted in the beloved;
Now therefore, if ye will give ear to hearken unto my voice and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a special treasure unto me above all peoples; for all the earth is mine.
Not because ye were more than the other peoples has the LORD desired you and chosen you; for ye were the fewest of all the peoples;
Not for thy righteousness or for the uprightness of thine heart, dost thou enter in to inherit their land; but for the wickedness of these Gentiles, the LORD thy God drives them out from before thee and that he may confirm the word which the LORD swore unto thy fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
For thou art a holy people unto the LORD thy God, and the LORD has chosen thee to be a unique people unto himself from among all the peoples that are upon the face of the earth.
I have loved you, said the LORD. Yet ye say, In what hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother? said the LORD; yet I loved Jacob,
Even so, Father, for thus it was pleasing in thy sight.
Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain; that whatever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it unto you.
As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.
For the gifts and calling of God are without repentance.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes thee to judge? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, what dost thou glory of, as if thou hadst not received it?
being confident of this very thing, that he who has begun a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ.
Caph For the Lord will not cast off for ever: