Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Yea, he loved the people; all his saints are in thy hand: and they sat down at thy feet; every one shall receive of thy words.
All his saints
LORD did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people, for ye were the fewest of all peoples,
Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be my own possession from among all peoples, for all the earth is mine,
He chooses our inheritance for us, the glory of Jacob whom he loved. Selah.
He shows his word to Jacob, his statutes and his ordinances to Israel.
LORD appeared of old to me, [saying], Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love. Therefore with loving kindness I have drawn thee.
When Israel was a child, then I loved him, and out of Egypt I called my son.
I have loved you, says LORD. Yet ye say, How have thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob's brother, says LORD. Yet I loved Jacob,
(for not yet having been born, nor having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to selection might remain, not from works, but from him who calls),
But God, being rich in mercy, through his great love that he loved us,
1 John 4:19
We love him, because he first loved us.
All his saints
For thou are a holy people to LORD thy God. LORD thy God has chosen thee to be a people for his own possession, above all peoples that are upon the face of the earth.
1 Samuel 2:9
He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness, for by strength no man shall prevail.
My times are in thy hand. Deliver me from the hand of my enemies, and from those who persecute me.
Gather my sanctified together to me, those who have made a covenant with me by sacrifice.
And I will make an everlasting covenant with them, that I will not turn away from following them, to do them good. And I will put my fear in their hearts, that they may not depart from me.
And I give them eternal life, and they will, no, not perish into the age, and not any will snatch them out of my hand.
And I am no more in the world, and these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep them in thy name that thou have given to me, so that they may be one, just as we.
Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will tribulation, or restriction, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
For ye died, and your life has been hidden with the Christ in God.
1 Peter 1:5
men being kept by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
And it came to pass after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the teachers, both hearing them, and questioning them.
And they came out to see what happened. And they came to Jesus, and found the man, from whom the demons had gone out, sitting near the feet of Jesus, clothed and in his right mind. And they were afraid.
And she was sister to this woman called Mary, who also, having sat at Jesus' feet, was listening to his word.
I am indeed a Jewish man, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but reared in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, reared accurately in the paternal law, being a zealot of God, as ye all are today.