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, Silvanus and Timothy, to the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ:
To all in Rome who are beloved of God, called to be 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 our Lord Jesus, direct our way to you;
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we are bound to give thanks to God always for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning to be saved, through sanctification by the Spirit and belief in the truth.
For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Now before the feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart from this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end.
As the Father has loved me, I also have loved you; abide in my love.
But God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners Christ died for us.
But God, who is rich in mercy, because of his great love with which he loved us,
and walk in love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared,
1 John 3:16
By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us. And we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
1 John 4:9
In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him.
and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood,
Behold, I will make those of the synagogue of Satan who say that they are Jews and are not, but lielook, I will make them come and bow down before your feet, and know that I have loved you.
But we believe that we are saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, just as they are."
And when he wanted to go across to Achaia, the brethren encouraged him and wrote to the disciples to welcome him. When he had arrived, he greatly helped those who had believed through grace,
Now to him who works, his wages are not reckoned as a gift but as his due.
through whom we have obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in our hope of the glory of God.
So too at the present time there is a remnant, chosen by grace.