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
but he said to me, "my favour is sufficient for thee: for my strength is shown to be perfect by thy weakness." with pleasure therefore will I glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may be seen to dwell in me.
for I will make you speak with such strength of argument, as all your adversaries shall not be able to contradict or withstand.
go, said the Lord to him: for he is the instrument I have chosen, to bear my name to the Gentiles, to kings, and to the children of Israel.
by delivering you from this people, and from the Gentiles to whom I now send thee, to open their eyes,
Now to him that is able to establish you according to my gospel, and the preaching of Jesus Christ, conformable to the revelation of the mystery, which was kept secret from antient times, but now is laid open,
upon me, who am the meanest of all christians, is this favour bestowed, that I should proclaim to the Gentiles the undiscoverable advantages by Christ;
Now I would have you know, my brethren, that what has happen'd to me, has only conduc'd to the progress of the gospel;
who through faith subdued kingdoms, practis'd justice, obtained what was promised, stopped the mouths of lions,
1 Peter 5:8
Be temperate, be vigilant: for your adversary the Devil goes about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.
2 Peter 2:9
I say, the Lord will deliver those, who fear him, from their affliction, and reserve the wicked to be punish'd at the day of judgment.
2 Corinthians 1:10
and he did deliver me from so terrible a death, and on him I have relied for further deliverance: especially,