Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved.
who has by his blood obtained for us the redemption, even the forgiveness of our sins, according to the riches of his grace,
that in the ages to come, he might shew the immense riches of his gracious kindness towards us, through Christ Jesus.
that the manifold wisdom of God, in ordering his heavenly kingdom, might by his church be now made known, to princes and magistrates,
"glory to God in the heavens, and to men on earth felicity in the divine favour."
and display his infinite goodness to such objects of mercy, as he had prepared for glory?
2 Corinthians 4:15
for all things are for your sakes, that the grace which was conferr'd upon many, might by the gratitude of so many, redound to the glory of God.
abounding in good works by Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
for which may my God crown all your desires with glory by Christ Jesus.
2 Thessalonians 1:8
in flaming fire, to take vengeance on those, who know not God, and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ:
1 Timothy 1:14
but the favour of our Lord display'd itself by that faith and charity, which was wrought in me by Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 2:9
and this they were destin'd to. but you are the chosen race, you are kings and priests, the holy nation, the peculiar people, that you might display his glory, who called you out
1 Peter 4:11
let a speaker deliver nothing but what is agreeable to the divine oracles: and let him that attends the poor, be active in proportion to the strength God has given him. amen.
that divine justification, which by faith in Jesus Christ is extended to all, that believe; for there is no distinction:
the type of him that was to come: but yet the damage of the fall does not exactly correspond to the advantages of the divine favour: for tho' through the fall of one, mankind became mortal, yet this is greatly over-ballanced by the favour and bounty of God, in the benevolence of one man, Jesus Christ, to all mankind.
Sentence of death therefore shall not pass upon those christians who do not lead a vicious life.
2 Corinthians 5:21
for he hath made him who knew no sin to be a sin-offering for us, that we might be justified by God thro' him.
and be his true disciple, not professing that justification, which is derived from the law, but that which is from the gospel,
1 Peter 2:5
you your selves are as so many living stones, you are the edifice, the spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, agreeable to God by Jesus Christ.
of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him: at the same time a voice was heard from heaven, saying, "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased."
while he was speaking, a bright cloud surrounded them: and suddenly a voice broke out of the cloud, saying, "this is my beloved son, in whom I am well pleased; hear ye him."
the father loveth the son, and hath given all things into his hand.
therefore doth my father love me, because I lay down my life, but I shall reassume it.
who has deliver'd you from the state of darkness, and has translated you into the kingdom of his beloved son.