Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that ye may know what is the hope of his calling, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,
For you were once darkness, but are now light in the Lord. Walk as children of light,
Open my eyes, that I may see wondrous things out of your law.
Make the heart of this people fat. Make their ears heavy, and shut their eyes; lest they see with their eyes, and hear with their ears, and understand with their heart, and turn again, and be healed."
For Yahweh has poured out on you a spirit of deep sleep, and has closed your eyes, the prophets; and he has covered your heads, the seers.
The eyes of those who see will not be dim, and the ears of those who hear will listen.
to open the blind eyes, to bring the prisoners out of the dungeon, and those who sit in darkness out of the prison.
for this people's heart has grown callous, their ears are dull of hearing, they have closed their eyes; or else perhaps they might perceive with their eyes, hear with their ears, understand with their heart, and should turn again; and I would heal them.'
Then he opened their minds, that they might understand the Scriptures.
A certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, one who worshiped God, heard us; whose heart the Lord opened to listen to the things which were spoken by Paul.
to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
2 Corinthians 4:4
in whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelieving, that the light of the Good News of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should not dawn on them.
But remember the former days, in which, after you were enlightened, you endured a great struggle with sufferings;
that you were at that time separate from Christ, alienated from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of the promise, having no hope and without God in the world.
There is one body, and one Spirit, even as you also were called in one hope of your calling;
and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope:
For we were saved in hope, but hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for that which he sees?
For we, through the Spirit, by faith wait for the hope of righteousness.
because of the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, of which you heard before in the word of the truth of the Good News,
1 Thessalonians 5:8
But let us, since we belong to the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and, for a helmet, the hope of salvation.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,
looking for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ;
that, being justified by his grace, we might be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy became our father again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 John 3:1
Behold, how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God! For this cause the world doesn't know us, because it didn't know him.
I therefore, the prisoner in the Lord, beg you to walk worthily of the calling with which you were called,
We know that all things work together for good for those who love God, to those who are called according to his purpose.
I press on toward the goal for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to which also you were called in one body; and be thankful.
1 Thessalonians 2:12
to the end that you should walk worthily of God, who calls you into his own Kingdom and glory.
2 Thessalonians 1:11
To this end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire of goodness and work of faith, with power;
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith. Lay hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you confessed the good confession in the sight of many witnesses.
1 Peter 3:9
not rendering evil for evil, or insult for insult; but instead blessing; knowing that to this were you called, that you may inherit a blessing.
1 Peter 5:10
But may the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a little while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.