Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.
Be not deceived, my beloved brethren.
and hope makes not ashamed; because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts through the holy Spirit, Who was given to us.
And we know that all things are working together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose;
1 Corinthians 8:3
but, if anyone loves God, the same has been known by Him:
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
Hearken, my beloved brethren, did not God choose the poor of the world to be rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he promised to those who love Him?
1 John 4:19
We love, because He first loved us.
and yourselves like men waiting for their lord, when he shall return from the marriage feast; that, when he comes and knocks, they may straightway open to him.
But, if we hope for that which we see not, we wait for it with patience.
For our citizenship is in Heaven, whence also we are waiting for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering, without ceasing, your work of faith, and labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
2 Timothy 4:8
henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the Righteous Judge, will recompense to me in that day, and not only to me, but also to all those who have loved His appearing.
looking for the blissful hope and appearing of the glory of the great God and our Savior Jesus Christ;
so also Christ, having once for all been offered to bear the sins of many, will, to those who are eagerly waiting for Him; appear a second time apart from sin, unto salvation.
2 Peter 3:12
looking for, and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens, being on fire, will be dissolved; and the elements, being intensely hot, shall melt!
Because you kept the word of My patience. I also will keep you from the hour of trial, which is about to come upon the whole inhabited earth, to try those who dwell upon the earth.
If anyone is for captivity, into captivity he goes; if anyone shall kill with a sword, with a sword he must be killed. Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.
The patient waiting for christ
looking away to the Author and Perfecter of our faith, Jesus; Who, in consideration of the joy lying before Him, endured the cross, despising shame, and hath taken a seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
1 Peter 4:1
Christ, therefore, having suffered in flesh, do ye also arm yourselves with the same mind; because he who suffered in flesh has ceased from sin;
In your patience possess ye your souls.