Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, which hath loved us, and hath given us everlasting consolation and good hope through grace,
2 Thessalonians 1:1
Paul and To the Silvanus and Timothy, church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ:
to all who are
beloved of God in Rome, called as saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 3:11
Now may our God and Father Himself and Jesus our Lord direct our way to you;
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God has chosen you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.
“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.
Now before the Feast of
the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
Just as the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.
demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
But God, being
rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us,
walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant aroma.
But when the
kindness of God our Savior and His love for mankind appeared,
1 John 3:16
We know love by this, that
He laid down His life for us; and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
1 John 4:9
By this the love of God was manifested
in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.
and from Jesus Christ,
the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and released us from our sins by His blood—
Behold, I will cause those of the synagogue of Satan, who say that they are Jews and are not, but lie—I will make them come and bow down at your feet, and make them know that I have loved you.
But we believe that we are saved through
the grace of the Lord Jesus, in the same way as they also are.”
And when he wanted to go across to
Achaia, the brethren encouraged him and wrote to the disciples to welcome him; and when he had arrived, he greatly helped those who had believed through grace,
Now to the one who
works, his wage is not credited as a favor, but as what is due.
through whom also we have
obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
In the same way then, there has also come to be at the present time
a remnant according to God’s gracious choice.