Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For there stood by me this night the angel of God, whose I am, and whom I serve,
but an angel of the Lord opened the prison-doors by night, and having brought them out, said to them,
put on your girdle, continu'd the angel, and bind on your sandals: which he did. throw your cloak over you, said the angel, and follow me.
The night following, the Lord appear'd to him, and said, Paul, take courage; for the same remonstrances that you have made concerning me at Jerusalem, you must likewise make at Rome.
are not all those spirits dispatch'd as ministers to take care of those who shall belong to the christian church.
"I Jesus have sent my angel to testify these things to the churches. I am the shoot, the offspring of David, the splendid morning star.
"It is for them I pray: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me, because they are thine.
1 Corinthians 6:20
for you are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body.
who gave himself for us, to redeem us from all iniquity, and qualify us to be his peculiar people, passionately affected to virtue.
1 Peter 2:9
and this they were destin'd to. but you are the chosen race, you are kings and priests, the holy nation, the peculiar people, that you might display his glory, who called you out
as she followed Paul and the rest of us, she cried out, these men are the servants of the most high God, who show you the way to salvation.
if any man would serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there also shall my servant be: whoever serves me, him will my father reward.
Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, chosen to declare the gospel dispensation,
but now being set free from sin, and actually in the service of God, the present advantage you reap is holiness, and the future everlasting life.
2 Timothy 1:3
When I remember you, as I continually do in my prayers night and day, I give thanks to God, whom I serve with a pure conscience, after the example of my fore-fathers.
2 Timothy 2:24
a christian must not be litigious, but easy to all men, qualify'd to instruct,
Paul a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to declare the faith which recommends men to the divine favour, and to convince them of that truth, which leads to piety,