Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That we should be to the praise of his glory, who first trusted in Christ.
to the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely bestowed on us in the Beloved One,
that in the ages to come he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus;
to him be the glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations forever and ever. Amen.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we are bound to always give thanks to God for you, brothers loved by the Lord, because God chose you as first fruits for salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief in the truth;
in whom you also, having heard the word of the truth, the Good News of your salvation,?in whom, having also believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise,
Kiss the son, lest he be angry, and you perish in the way, for his wrath will soon be kindled. Blessed are all those who take refuge in him.
Do not put your trust in princes, each a son of man in whom there is no help.
And it shall come to pass in that day that the root of Jesse, that stands for a banner of the peoples; to him shall the nations seek, and his resting place shall be glorious.
Behold, God is my salvation. I will trust, and will not be afraid; for the LORD, the LORD, is my strength and song; and he has become my salvation."
Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in justice.
"Behold my servant, whom I uphold, my chosen one in whom my soul delights. I have put my Spirit on him. He will bring justice to the nations.
By myself have I sworn, the word is gone forth from my mouth in righteousness, and shall not return, that to me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear to God.
Thus says the LORD: "Cursed is the man who trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD.
In his days Judah shall be saved, and Israel shall dwell safely; and this is his name by which he shall be called: 'The LORD our righteousness.'
"Look, my servant whom I have chosen; my beloved in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my Spirit on him. And he will proclaim justice to the nations.
"Do not let your heart be troubled. Believe in God. Believe also in me.
Again, Isaiah says, "There will be the root of Jesse, he who arises to rule over the Gentiles; in him the Gentiles will hope."
2 Timothy 1:12
For this cause I also suffer these things. Yet I am not ashamed, for I know him whom I have believed, and I am persuaded that he is able to guard that which I have committed to him against that day.
Of his own will he brought us forth by the word of truth, that we should be a kind of first fruits of his creatures.
1 Peter 1:21
who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead, and gave him glory; so that your faith and hope might be in God.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, and whose trust the LORD is.
But I worked for my name's sake, that it should not be profaned in the sight of the nations, in whose sight I brought them out.
And in his name, the nations will hope."