Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.
the rain descended, the floods came, the winds blew, and beat upon that house: but it fell not, for it was founded upon a rock.
he is like a man who in building a house, digg'd deep, and laid the foundation on a rock: an inundation came, the current beat impetuously upon that house, but could not shake it: for it was founded upon a rock.
1 Corinthians 3:10
according to the free gift of God bestowed upon me, I, as a skilful architect, have laid the foundation, and another builds thereon. but let every man take heed how he builds thereupon.
being built upon the foundation laid by the apostles and prophets, whereof Jesus Christ himself is the main stone of the angle:
1 Timothy 6:19
securing to themselves a well-grounded expectation of obtaining hereafter an immortal life.
for he had in view the city, whose foundations are sure, the architect and founder being God.
the wall of the city had twelve foundations, and on them the names of the twelve apostles of the lamb.
for there shall arise false Messiahs, and false prophets, and shall shew such astonishing miracles and prodigies, as to deceive, if that can do it, the very converts themselves.
for false Christs, and false prophets shall rise, and shall shew signs and prodigies, so as to seduce, if it were possible, even the very elect.
What shall we conclude then from this? if God be for us, who can be against us?
for before they were born, and had done neither good or evil, that the distinction which God had purposed to make might appear to be, not in consideration of their actions, but of his own free call,
that by two immutable things in which it was impossible for God to deceive us, we, who have no other refuge to fly to, but to maintain our present hopes,
1 John 2:19
they went out from us, but they were not of us: for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that it might be manifest, that they were not all of us.
and then will I make this declaration to them: I never knew you: depart from me ye that have practised iniquity.
but he will answer, I tell you, you are strangers to me: depart from me, ye workers of iniquity.
I am the true pastor, I know my sheep, and my sheep know me,
I say not this of you all; for I know whom I have chosen: and that passage of the scripture must be fulfilled, "He that eateth bread with me, hath lift up his heel against me."
We know too, that all things co-operate for the good of those who love God, who, pursuant to his purpose, has now called them:
God hath not discarded his people whom he formerly approv'd. don't you know what the scripture says of Elias? how he complain'd to God against Israel,
1 Corinthians 8:3
but if a man love God, the same is taught by him.
or rather that you are favoured by him, how can ye turn again to the weak and beggarly elements of the law, to which you desire again to be in bondage?
the beast that thou sawest, was, and is not; and shall ascend out of the bottomless pit, and go into perdition: and they that dwell on the earth, whose names were not written in the book of life from the foundation of the world, shall wonder when they behold the beast that was, and is not, but shall be.
go and instruct all nations, baptizing them in the name of the father, and of the son, and of the holy ghost:
and is impower'd by the chief priests, to imprison all that make profession of thy name.
where they resided a whole year with that church, and instructed abundance of disciples, and these disciples were the first that were denominated Christians.
I will repair its ruins, and raise it up: that the rest of mankind, even all the nations, that profess my name, may seek the Lord.
and you Gentiles ought to glorify God for his mercy; as it is written, "for this cause I will confess to thee among the Gentiles, and sing unto thy name ."
1 Corinthians 1:2
to the church of God which is at Corinth, to those who being sanctified by Christ Jesus, are saints by that vocation, to all that any where invoke the name of Jesus Christ, who is both their Lord and ours.
from whom the whole family in heaven and earth are denominated his children:
I know thy works, and where thou dwellest, even where the throne of satan is: thou maintainest my name, and hast not renounced your faith in me, even at a time when Antipas my faithful martyr was slain among you, where Satan dwells.
I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for tho' few in number, you have kept my word, and have not renounced my name.
they shall see his face; and his name shall be. in their foreheads.
1 Corinthians 3:11
for no one can lay any other foundation, than what is laid, which is, that Jesus is the Messias.