Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth are the LORD'S, and he hath set the world upon them.
1 Samuel 15:17
Samuel said, “Is it not true,
though you were little in your own eyes, you were made the head of the tribes of Israel? And the Lord anointed you king over Israel,
Then Pharaoh sent and
called for Joseph, and they hurriedly brought him out of the dungeon; and when he had shaved himself and changed his clothes, he came to Pharaoh.
2 Samuel 7:8
“Now therefore, thus you shall say to My servant David, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, “
I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be ruler over My people Israel.
“He does not keep the wicked alive,
But gives justice to
But gives justice to
For he has come
out of prison to become king, even though he was born poor in his kingdom.
Then the king
promoted Daniel and gave him many great gifts, and he made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon and chief prefect over all the wise men of Babylon.
Then this Daniel began distinguishing himself
among the commissioners and satraps because he possessed an extraordinary spirit, and the king planned to appoint him over the entire kingdom.
my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?
and He has made us to be a
kingdom, priests to His God and Father— to Him be the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.
He who overcomes, I will grant to him to sit down with Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down with My Father on His throne.
“You have made them to be a
kingdom and priests to our God; and they will reign upon the earth.”
there will no longer be any night; and they will not have need of the light of a lamp nor the light of the sun, because the Lord God will illumine them; and they will reign forever and ever.