Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I know that, whatsoever God doeth, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God doeth it, that men should fear before him.
The Lord's purpose is eternal, the designs of his heart go on through all the generations of man.
Your faith is unchanging from generation to generation: you have put the earth in its place, and it is not moved.
Making clear from the first what is to come, and from past times the things which have not so far come about; saying, My purpose is fixed, and I will do all my pleasure;
And at the end of the days, I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifting up my eyes to heaven, got back my reason, and, blessing the Most High, I gave praise and honour to him who is living for ever, whose rule is an eternal rule and whose kingdom goes on from generation to generation.
Him, when he was given up, by the decision and knowledge of God, you put to death on the cross, by the hands of evil men:
To do that which had been fixed before by your hand and your purpose.
For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things. To him be the glory for ever. So be it.
Which is seen in his eternal purpose in Christ Jesus our Lord:
In the hope of eternal life, which was made certain before eternal time, by the word of God who is ever true;
Every good and true thing is given to us from heaven, coming from the Father of lights, with whom there is no change or any shade made by turning.
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A man's heart may be full of designs, but the purpose of the Lord is unchanging.
Wisdom and knowledge and wise suggestions are of no use against the Lord.
Make no addition to his words, or he will make clear your error, and you will be seen to be false.
For this cause it will be that, when the purpose of the Lord against Mount Zion and Jerusalem is complete, I will send punishment on the pride of the heart of the king of Assyria, and on the glory of his uplifted eyes.
And the he-goat became very great: and when he was strong, the great horn was broken, and in its place came up four other horns turned to the four winds of heaven.
And now I will make clear to you what is true. There are still three kings to come in Persia, and the fourth will have much greater wealth than all of them: and when he has become strong through his wealth, he will put his forces in motion against all the kingdoms of Greece.
Then Pilate said to him, You say nothing to me? is it not clear to you that I have power to let you go free and power to put you to death on the cross?
But if it is of God, you will not be able to overcome them, and you are in danger of fighting against God.
God doeth it
And in fear men make public the works of God; and giving thought to his acts they get wisdom.
He will give them the right reward of their doings, wrath to his attackers, punishment to his haters, and even on the sea-lands he will send punishment.
What man is there who will not have fear before you, O Lord, and give glory to your name? because you only are holy; for all the nations will come and give worship before you; for your righteousness has been made clear.