Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And what is the exceeding greatness of his power to us-ward who believe, according to the working of his mighty power,
for he hath made us a-new, and form'd us by Christ Jesus to do good works, for which God had before prepared us, that we might live in them.
of this I was made a minister, according to the gracious gift God bestowed on me, by the effectual operation of his influence:
the cleansing of the body is only external, but the purification of the spirit is spiritual.
and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and partake of the inheritance of the saints, by believing on me."
for I am not ashamed of the gospel, since it is divinely effectual to salvation, to everyone that believes, to the Jew first, and then to the Gentile.
2 Corinthians 4:7
but this treasure is lodg'd in such earthen vessels as we are, that the exceeding efficacy of it may appear to be from God, and not from us.
2 Corinthians 5:17
therefore, if any man be a christian, he is in a new creation: the old state of things is chang'd to one entirely new.
for it is God that influences your desires and endeavours, out of his benevolence to you.
this is what I earnestly strive to effect, by virtue of that power, which effectually operates in me.
which were buried (as Christ was) in your baptism, by virtue of which you rise (as he did) to a new life, through a belief of that divine power, which raised him from the dead.
1 Thessalonians 1:5
since the gospel we preach'd, did not consist only of words, but was fully confirm'd by miracles and gifts of the holy spirit, you yourselves being witnesses, what we did among you and for you.
2 Thessalonians 1:11
Wherefore we continually pray, that our God would by his power effect all the gracious designs of his goodness, and accomplish the work of faith in you;
'tis he that has voluntarily renew'd us by the oracles of truth, that we might be the first converts of the new creation.
Jesus answer'd, by divine assistance men may do that which would be otherwise impossible.