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.
Fear not; for I am with you: be not dismayed; for I am your God: I will strengthen you; yea, I will help you; yea, I will uphold you with the right hand of my righteousness.
2 Corinthians 12:9
And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for you: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to contradict nor resist.
But the Lord said unto him, Go your way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:
Delivering you from the people, and from the Gentiles, unto whom now I send you,
Now to him who is able to establish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret since the world began,
Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;
But I wish you to understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have served rather unto the furtherance of the gospel;
Save me from the lion's mouth: for you have heard me from the horns of the wild oxen.
The fear of a king is as the roaring of a lion: whosoever provokes him to anger sins against his own life.
As a roaring lion, and a charging bear; so is a wicked ruler over the poor people.
In vain have I smitten your children; they received no correction: your own sword has devoured your prophets, like a destroying lion.
My God has sent his angel, and has shut the lions' mouths, that they have not hurt me: because before him innocence was found in me; and also before you, O king, have I done no wrong.
Who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,
1 Peter 5:8
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour:
2 Peter 2:9
The Lord knows how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished:
And I will deliver you and this city out of the hand of the king of Assyria: and I will defend this city.
So Jeremiah remained in the court of the prison until the day that Jerusalem was taken: and he was there when Jerusalem was taken.
2 Corinthians 1:10
Who delivered us from so great a death, and does deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver us;