Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Do ye thus requite the LORD, O foolish people and unwise? is not he thy father that hath bought thee? hath he not made thee, and established thee?
You have no thought for the Rock, your father, you have no memory of the God who gave you birth.
Give ear, O heavens, and you, O earth, to the word which the Lord has said: I have taken care of my children till they became men, but their hearts have been turned away from me.
2 Corinthians 5:14
For it is the love of Christ which is moving us; because we are of the opinion that if one was put to death for all, then all have undergone death;
For the grace of God has come, giving salvation to all men,
Keep this in mind, O Lord, that your haters have said cruel things, and that your name has been looked down on by a people of evil behaviour.
For my people are foolish, they have no knowledge of me; they are evil-minded children, without sense, all of them: they are wise in evil-doing, but have no knowledge of doing good.
Give ear now to this, O foolish people without sense; who have eyes but see nothing, and ears without the power of hearing:
O foolish Galatians, by what strange powers have you been tricked, to whom it was made clear that Jesus Christ was put to death on the cross?
And you are to say to Pharaoh, The Lord says, Israel is the first of my sons:
For you are our father, though Abraham has no knowledge of us, and Israel gives no thought to us: you, O Lord, are our father; from the earliest days you have taken up our cause.
I will get up and go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have done wrong, against heaven and in your eyes:
You are doing the works of your father. They said to him, We are true sons of Abraham; we have one Father, who is God.
For you did not get the spirit of servants again to put you in fear, but the spirit of sons was given to you, by which we say, Abba, Father.
Because you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
And because you are sons, God has sent out the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, saying, Abba, Father.
1 John 3:1
See what great love the Father has given us in naming us the children of God; and such we are. For this reason the world does not see who we are, because it did not see who he was.
Fear and grief came on them; by the strength of your arm they were turned to stone; till your people went over, O Lord, till the people went over whom you have made yours.
Keep in mind your band of worshippers, for whom you gave payment in the days which are past, whom you took for yourself as the people of your heritage; even this mountain of Zion, which has been your resting-place.
For I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your saviour; I have given Egypt as a price for you, Ethiopia and Seba for you.
Give attention to yourselves, and to all the flock which the Holy Spirit has given into your care, to give food to the church of God, for which he gave his blood.
1 Corinthians 6:20
For a payment has been made for you: let God be honoured in your body.
2 Peter 2:1
But there were false prophets among the people, as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly put forward wrong teachings for your destruction, even turning away from the Lord who gave himself for them; whose destruction will come quickly, and they themselves will be the cause of it.
Your hands made me, and I was formed by you, but then, changing your purpose, you gave me up to destruction.
O come, let us give worship, falling down on our knees before the Lord our Maker.
Let Israel have joy in his maker; let the children of Zion be glad in their King.
When its branches are dry they will be broken off; the women will come and put fire to them: for it is a foolish people; for this cause he who made them will have no mercy on them, and he whose work they are will not have pity on them.
Every one who is named by my name, and whom I have made for my glory, who has been formed and designed by me.
The Lord who made you, forming you in your mother's body, the Lord, your helper, says, Have no fear, O Jacob my servant, and you, Jeshurun, whom I have taken for myself.
For they are a nation without wisdom; there is no sense in them.