Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,
She will give birth to a Son, and you are to call His name JESUS for He it is who will save His People from their sins."
praising God and being regarded with favour by all the people. Also, day by day, the Lord added to their number those whom He was saving.
1 Corinthians 1:18
For the Message of the Cross is foolishness to those who are on the way to perdition, but it is the power of God to those whom He is saving.
caused us, dead though we were through our offences, to live with Christ--it is by grace that you have been saved--
1 Timothy 1:1
Paul, an Apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God our Saviour and Christ Jesus our hope:
But when the goodness of God our Saviour, and His love to man, dawned upon us, not in consequence of things which we,
According to his
About that time Jesus exclaimed, "I heartily praise Thee, Father, Lord of Heaven and of earth, that Thou hast hidden these things from sages and men of discernment, and hast unveiled them to babes.
On that same occasion Jesus was filled by the Holy Spirit with rapturous joy. "I give Thee fervent thanks," He exclaimed, "O Father, Lord of Heaven and earth, that Thou hast hidden these things from sages and men of understanding, and hast revealed them to babes. Yes, Father, for such has been Thy gracious will.
Now we know that for those who love God all things are working together for good--for those, I mean, whom with deliberate purpose He has called.
when He made known to us the secret of His will. And this is in harmony with God's merciful purpose
Every one whom the Father gives me will come to me, and him who comes to me I will never on any account drive away.
I give them the Life of the Ages, and they shall never, never perish, nor shall any one wrest them from my hand.
"I am making request for them: for the world I do not make any request, but for those whom Thou hast given me. Because they are Thine,
1 Corinthians 3:21
Therefore let no one boast about his human teachers.
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has crowned us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms in Christ;
"Father, those whom Thou hast given me--I desire that where I am they also may be with me, that they may see the glory--my glory--my gift from Thee, which Thou hast given me because Thou didst love me before the creation of the world.
Says the Lord, who has been making these things known from ages long past.'
To Him who has it in His power to make you strong, as declared in the Good News which I am spreading, and the proclamation concerning Jesus Christ, in harmony with the unveiling of the Truth which in the periods of past Ages remained unuttered,
even as, in His love, He chose us as His own in Christ before the creation of the world, that we might be holy and without blemish in His presence.
Such was the eternal purpose which He had formed in Christ Jesus our Lord,
in hope of the Life of the Ages which God, who is never false to His word, promised before the commencement of the Ages.
1 Peter 1:20
He was pre-destined indeed to this work, even before the creation of the world, but has been plainly manifested in these last days for the sake of you who, through Him,
And all the inhabitants of the earth will be found to be worshipping him: every one whose name is not recorded in the Book of Life--the Book of the Lamb who has been offered in sacrifice ever since the creation of the world.
"The Wild Beast which you have seen was, and is not, and yet is destined to re-ascend, before long, out of the bottomless pit and go his way into perdition. And the inhabitants of the earth will be filled with amazement--all whose names are not in the Book of Life, having been recorded there ever since the creation of the world--when they see the Wild Beast: because he was, and is not, and yet is to come.