Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.
1 Kings 8:58
that he may incline our hearts unto him, to walk in all his ways and to keep his commandments and his statutes and his rights, which he commanded our fathers.
1 Chronicles 29:18
O LORD God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, our fathers, keep for ever this purpose in the thoughts of the heart of thy people and prepare their heart unto thee.
O that my ways were ordered to keep thy statutes!
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.
O LORD, I know that man is not the lord of his own way: it is not in man that walks to order his steps.
Do not err, my beloved brethren.
And the LORD thy God will circumcise thine heart and the heart of thy seed, to love the LORD thy God with all thine heart and with all thy soul, that thou may live.
But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, said the LORD, I will give my law in their souls and write it in their hearts and will be their God, and they shall be my people.
and the hope shall not be ashamed, because the love of God is poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit which is given unto us.
And we now know that unto those who love God, all things help them unto good, to those who according to the purpose are called to be saints.
1 Corinthians 8:3
But if anyone loves God, the same is known of him.
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?
1 John 4:19
We love him, because he first loved us.
I waited patiently for the LORD, and he inclined unto me and heard my cry.
I have waited for the LORD, my soul has waited, and for his word I have waited.
Teth It is good to wait quietly in the salvation of the LORD.
and ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he comes and knocks, they may open unto him immediately.
But if we wait for that which we do not see, with patience we wait for it.
For our citizenship is in heaven, from where we also look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering without ceasing the work of your faith and labour and charity and of waiting with the hope of our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father,
2 Timothy 4:8
from now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day, and not to me only, but unto all those also that have loved his appearing.
waiting for that blessed hope and the glorious appearing of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ,
so also the Christ is offered once to take away the sins of many; and unto those that wait for him without sin he shall appear the second time unto saving health.
2 Peter 3:12
waiting for and desiring earnestly for the coming of the day of God, in which the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?
Because thou hast kept the word of my patience, I also will keep thee from the hour of temptation, which shall come upon all the entire world, to try those that dwell upon the earth.
He that leads into captivity shall go into captivity; he that kills with the sword must be killed with the sword. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.
The patient waiting for christ
with our eyes fixed on Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who having been offered joy, endured the cross , despising the shame and was seated at the right hand of the throne of God.
1 Peter 4:1
Since the Christ has suffered for us in the flesh, be ye also armed with the same thought; for he that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,