Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called,
But Jeremiah said, “They will not give you over. Please
obey the Lord in what I am saying to you, that it may go well with you and you may live.
I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
1 Corinthians 4:16
Therefore I exhort you, be
imitators of me.
2 Corinthians 5:20
Therefore, we are
ambassadors for Christ, as though God were making an appeal through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
working together with Him, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain—
2 Corinthians 10:1
I, Paul, myself urge you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ—I who am meek when face to face with you, but bold toward you when absent!
I beg of you,
brethren, become as I am, for I also have become as you are. You have done me no wrong;
yet for love’s sake I rather
appeal to you—since I am such a person as Paul, the aged, and now also a prisoner of Christ Jesus—
1 Peter 2:11
Beloved, I urge you as aliens and strangers to abstain from fleshly lusts which wage war against the soul.
2 John 1:5
Now I ask you, lady,
not as though I were writing to you a new commandment, but the one which we have had from the beginning, that we love one another.
one body and one Spirit, just as also you were called in one hope of your calling;
And we know that
God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.
press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
2 Thessalonians 1:11
To this end also we
pray for you always, that our God will count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire for goodness and the work of faith with power,
2 Timothy 1:9
saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to His own purpose and grace which was granted us in Christ Jesus from all eternity,
holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession;
1 Peter 3:9
not returning evil for evil or insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing.
1 Peter 5:10
After you have suffered
for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
2 Peter 1:3
seeing that His
divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.