Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:
for God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how incessantly I make mention of you always in my prayers,
and your love to all the saints, cease not to give thanks for you, making mention of you in my prayers;
For this cause I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all discernment;
For this cause we also, from the day that we heard it, cease not to pray for you, and to request that ye may be filled with the knowledge of his will, in all wisdom and spiritual understanding:
1 Thessalonians 3:9
For what thanks can we render to God concerning you, for all the joy wherewith we rejoice on your account before our God,
and hast made us to our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth.
2 Thessalonians 1:5
Which are a demonstration of the just judgement of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer:
giving thanks unto the Father, who hath made us meet for a portion of the inheritance of the saints in light:
Thou hast a few names even in Sardis, which have not defiled their garments, and they shall walk with me in white; for they are worthy.
2 Thessalonians 2:14
to which He hath called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
and whom He called, these he also justified; and whom He justified, these He also glorified.
and that He might make known the riches of his glory in the vessels of mercy, which He hath prepared for glory?
I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 2:12
and charged you, that ye should walk worthy of God, who hath called you to his kingdom and glory.
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the apostle and high-priest of our profession, Christ Jesus;
1 Peter 5:10
But may the God of all grace, who hath called us to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus, after ye have suffered a little while, make you perfect, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.
For the earth produces fruit of itself, first the blade, then the ear, then the full corn in the ear:
1 Corinthians 1:8
who will also confirm you unto the end, that ye may be blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ;
being confident of this, that He who hath begun a good work in you will continue to perfect it till the day of Jesus Christ.
Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father's pleasure to give you the kingdom.
having before appointed us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ unto Himself, according to the good pleasure of his will;
for it is God that worketh in you both to will, and to work, out of his own good-pleasure.
But when the kindness and love of God our Saviour towards man appeared,
Labour not so much for the meat that perisheth, but rather for that food which endureth unto life eternal, which the Son of man will give you: for Him hath God the Father sealed.
and what the exceeding greatness of his power towards us who believe, according to the energy of his mighty strength;
1 Thessalonians 1:3
Incessantly remembering your work of faith, and labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father:
1 Thessalonians 2:13
For this also we thank God continually, that when ye received the word of God, which ye heard from us, ye received it not as the word of men, but (as it is in truth) the word of God, which also worketh effectually in you that believe.
looking unto Jesus the leader and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.