Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty.
A whole generation will serve him; they will tell the next generation about the sovereign Lord.
"I thought to myself, 'Oh what a joy it would be for me to treat you like a son! What a joy it would be for me to give you a pleasant land, the most beautiful piece of property there is in all the world!' I thought you would call me, 'Father' and would never cease being loyal to me.
At that time I will be the God of all the clans of Israel and they will be my people. I, the Lord, affirm it!"
Then the Lord said: "Name him 'Not My People' (Lo-Ammi), because you are not my people and I am not your God."
But to all who have received him -- those who believe in his name -- he has given the right to become God's children
For all who are led by the Spirit of God are the sons of God.
For in Christ Jesus you are all sons of God through faith.
to redeem those who were under the law, so that we may be adopted as sons with full rights.
He did this by predestining us to adoption as his sons through Jesus Christ, according to the pleasure of his will --
1 John 3:1
(See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called God's children -- and indeed we are! For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know him.
The one who conquers will inherit these things, and I will be his God and he will be my son.
When Abram was 99 years old, the Lord appeared to him and said, "I am the sovereign God. Walk before me and be blameless.
Jacob said to Joseph, "The sovereign God appeared to me at Luz in the land of Canaan and blessed me.
"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God -- the one who is, and who was, and who is still to come -- the All-Powerful!
Now I saw no temple in the city, because the Lord God -- the All-Powerful -- and the Lamb are its temple.