Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;
But if a man shall live many years, and rejoice in them all; yet let him remember the days of darkness; for they shall be many. All that cometh is vanity.
I am this day eighty years old: and can I discern between good and evil? can thy servant taste what I eat or what I drink? can I hear any more the voice of singing-men and singing-women? why then should thy servant be yet a burden to my lord the king?
And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man: and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian.
But thou art he that brought me forth into life: thou didst make me hope when I was upon my mother's breasts.
O God, thou hast taught me from my youth: and hitherto have I declared thy wondrous works.
Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity.
And that from a child thou hast known the sacred scriptures, which are able to make thee wise to salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
But he refused, and said to his master's wife, Behold, my master knoweth not what is with me in the house, and he hath committed all that he hath to my hand:
The keeper of the prison looked not to any thing that was under his hand; because the LORD was with him: and that which he did the LORD made it to prosper.
Therefore also I have lent him to the LORD; as long as he liveth he shall be lent to the LORD. And he worshiped the LORD there.
And the child Samuel continued to grow, and was in favor both with the LORD, and also with men.
And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and let none of his words fall to the ground.
But the LORD said to Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the hight of his stature; because I have refused him: for the LORD seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the LORD looketh on the heart.
And he sent, and brought him in. Now he was ruddy, and also of a beautiful countenance, and a good appearance. And the LORD said, Arise, anoint him: for this is he.
Thy servant slew both the lion and the bear: and this uncircumcised Philistine shall be as one of them, seeing he hath defied the armies of the living God.
And Solomon said, Thou hast shown to thy servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before thee in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
And all Israel shall mourn for him, and bury him: for he only of Jeroboam shall come to the grave, because in him there is found some good thing towards the LORD God of Israel in the house of Jeroboam.
And it will come to pass, as soon as I have gone from thee, that the Spirit of the LORD will carry thee whither I know not; and so when I come and tell Ahab, and he cannot find thee, he will slay me: but I thy servant fear the LORD from my youth.
And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, and walked in the ways of David his father, and declined neither to the right hand, nor to the left.
The days of our years are seventy years; and if by reason of strength they are eighty years, yet is their strength labor and sorrow; for it is soon cut off, and we fly away.
Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.
Yes, in the way of thy judgments, O LORD, have we waited for thee; the desire of our soul is to thy name, and to the remembrance of thee.
But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king's food, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.
As for these four children, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.
Strangers have devoured his strength, and he knoweth it not: yes, gray hairs are here and there upon him, yet he knoweth not.
For he shall be great in the sight of the Lord, and shall drink neither wine nor strong drink; and he shall be filled with the Holy Spirit, even from his mother's womb.
And the child grew, and became strong in spirit, filled with wisdom: and the grace of God was upon him.
But Jesus called them to him, and said, Suffer little children to come to me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
- Ecclesiastes 11:10
- Genesis 39:2
- 1 Samuel 1:28
- 1 Samuel 2:18
- 1 Samuel 3:19
- 1 Samuel 16:7
- 1 Samuel 17:36
- 1 Kings 3:6
- 1 Kings 14:13
- 1 Kings 18:12
- 2 Chronicles 34:2
- Psalm 22:9
- Psalm 34:11
- Psalm 71:17
- Proverbs 8:17
- Proverbs 22:6
- Isaiah 26:8
- Lamentations 3:27
- Daniel 1:8
- Luke 1:15
- Luke 2:40
- Luke 18:16
- Ephesians 6:4
- 2 Timothy 3:15