Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Which is a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God, that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer:
2 Thessalonians 1:6
if so be that it is righteous thing with God to recompense affliction to them that afflict you,
and in nothing affrighted by the adversaries: which is for them an evident token of perdition, but of your salvation, and that from God;
1 Peter 4:14
If ye are reproached for the name of Christ, blessed are ye ; because the'spirit of glory and the Spirit of God resteth upon you.
Doth God pervert justice? Or doth the Almighty pervert righteousness?
But Jehovah sitteth as king for ever: He hath prepared his throne for judgment;
He loveth righteousness and justice: The earth is full of the lovingkindness of Jehovah.
And the heavens shall declare his righteousness; For God is judge himself. Selah
He will judge thy people with righteousness, And thy poor with justice.
The king's strength also loveth justice; Thou dost establish equity; Thou executest justice and righteousness in Jacob.
The works of his hands are truth and justice; All his precepts are sure.
but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he hath understanding, and knoweth me, that I am Jehovah who exerciseth lovingkindness, justice, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, saith Jehovah.
Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and extol and honor the King of heaven; for all his works are truth, and his ways justice; and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.
but after thy hardness and impenitent heart treasurest up for thyself wrath in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God;
Who shall not fear, O Lord, and glorify thy name? for thou only art holy; for all the nations shall come and worship before thee; for thy righteous acts have been made manifest.
And I heard the altar saying, Yea, O Lord God, the Almighty, true and righteous are thy judgments.
for true and righteous are his judgments; for he hath judged the great harlot, her that corrupted the earth with her fornication, and he hath avenged the blood of his servants at her hand.
2 Thessalonians 1:11
To which end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfil every desire of goodness and every work of faith, with power;
but they that are accounted worthy to attain to that world, and the resurrection from the dead, neither marry, nor are given in marriage:
But watch ye at every season, making supplication, that ye may prevail to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man.
And Paul and Barnabas spake out boldly, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first be spoken to you. Seeing ye thrust it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.
I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beseech you to walk worthily of the calling wherewith ye were called,
giving thanks unto the Father, who made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light;
But thou hast a few names in Sardis that did not defile their garments: and they shall walk with me in white; for they are worthy.
It shall turn out unto you for a testimony.