Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Notwithstanding the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me; that by me the preaching might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion.
2 Corinthians 12:9
and he said to me, "My favor is enough for you, for only where there is weakness is perfect strength developed." So I am perfectly willing to boast of all my weakness, so that the strength of Christ may shelter me.
for I will give you such wisdom of utterance as none of your opponents will be able to resist or dispute.
The Lord said to him, "Go! This man is the means I have chosen for carrying my name among the heathen and their kings, and among the descendants of Israel.
I will save you from your people and from the heathen, to whom I will send you
To him who can make you strong by the good news I bring and the preaching about Jesus Christ, through the disclosure of the secret kept back for long ages but now revealed,
To me, the very least of all his people, this favor has been given, of preaching to the heathen the inexhaustible wealth of the Christ,
Now I want to assure you, brothers, that what has happened to me has actually resulted in furthering the preaching of the good news.
who by their faith conquered kingdoms, attained uprightness, received new promises, shut the mouths of lions,
1 Peter 5:8
Be calm and watchful. Your opponent the devil is prowling about like a roaring lion, wanting to devour you.
2 Corinthians 1:10
So deadly was the peril from which he saved me, as he will save me again! It is on him that I have set my hope that he will save me again.