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 unto me, "My grace is sufficient for thee: for my power is manifested in thy weakness." With the greatest pleasure therefore will I glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
which all your adversaries shall not be able to contradict nor withstand.
But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way, for he is the instrument I have chosen, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and the children of Israel:
delivering thee from the people and from the Gentiles, to whom I now send thee,
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 in former times,
On me, who am less than the least of all saints, was this grace bestowed, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ,
But I would have you know, my brethren, that the things, which have befallen me, have proved rather to the advancement of the gospel:
who by faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,
1 Peter 5:8
Be sober, be vigilant; for your adversary the devil, like a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
2 Peter 2:9
iniquitous deeds) then the Lord knoweth how to deliver the pious from temptation, and to reserve the wicked to the day of judgement to be punished:
2 Corinthians 1:10
who delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver, in whom we trust that He will yet deliver us: