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
From Paul and Silvanus and Timothy, to the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
To all those loved by God in Rome, called to be saints: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ!
1 Thessalonians 3:11
Now may God our Father himself and our Lord Jesus direct our way to you.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought to thank God always for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
Just before the Passover feast, Jesus knew that his time had come to depart from this world to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he now loved them to the very end.
"Just as the Father has loved me, I have also loved you; remain in my love.
But God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
But God, being rich in mercy, because of his great love with which he loved us,
and live in love, just as Christ also loved us and gave himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.
But "when the kindness of God our Savior and his love for mankind appeared,
1 John 3:16
We have come to know love by this: that Jesus laid down his life for us; thus we ought to lay down our lives for our fellow Christians.
1 John 4:9
By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God has sent his one and only Son into the world so that we may live through him.
and from Jesus Christ -- the faithful witness, the firstborn from among the dead, the ruler over the kings of the earth. To the one who loves us and has set us free from our sins at the cost of his own blood
Listen! I am going to make those people from the synagogue of Satan -- who say they are Jews yet are not, but are lying -- Look, I will make them come and bow down at your feet and acknowledge that I have loved you.
On the contrary, we believe that we are saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, in the same way as they are."
When Apollos wanted to cross over to Achaia, the brothers encouraged him and wrote to the disciples to welcome him. When he arrived, he assisted greatly those who had believed by grace,
Now to the one who works, his pay is not credited due to grace but due to obligation.
through whom we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in the hope of God's glory.
So in the same way at the present time there is a remnant chosen by grace.