Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the LORD hath taken you, and brought you forth out of the iron furnace, even out of Egypt, to be unto him a people of inheritance, as ye are this day.
1 Kings 8:51
(for they are your people, and your inheritance, which you brought forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron);
which I commanded your fathers in the day that I brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, out of the iron furnace, saying, Obey my voice, and do them, according to all which I command you: so you shall be my people, and I will be your God;
I prayed to Yahweh, and said, "Lord Yahweh, don't destroy your people and your inheritance, that you have redeemed through your greatness, that you have brought forth out of Egypt with a mighty hand.
For Yahweh's portion is his people. Jacob is the lot of his inheritance.
Now therefore, if you will indeed obey my voice, and keep my covenant, then you shall be my own possession from among all peoples; for all the earth is mine;
Save your people, and bless your inheritance. Be their shepherd also, and bear them up forever. A Psalm by David.
Blessed is the nation whose God is Yahweh, the people whom he has chosen for his own inheritance.
For Yah has chosen Jacob for himself; Israel for his own possession.
O Yahweh, why do you make us to err from your ways, and harden our heart from your fear? Return for your servants' sake, the tribes of your inheritance.
having the eyes of your hearts enlightened, that you may know what is the hope of his calling, and what are the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,
who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify for himself a people for his own possession, zealous for good works.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that you may proclaim the excellence of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light:
The Egyptians dealt ill with us, and afflicted us, and laid on us hard bondage: