Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Is Ephraim my dear son? is he a darling child? for as often as I speak against him, I do earnestly remember him still: therefore my heart yearneth for him; I will surely have mercy upon him, saith Jehovah.
Yet the number of the children of Israel shall be as the sand of the sea, which cannot be measured nor numbered; and it shall come to pass that, in the place where it was said unto them, Ye are not my people, it shall be said unto them, Ye are the sons of the living God.
But as many as received him, to them gave he the right to become children of God, even to them that believe on his name:
Put on therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, a heart of compassion, kindness, lowliness, meekness, longsuffering;
1 John 3:1
Behold what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called children of God; and'such we are. For this cause the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt, and Jehovah thy God redeemed thee: therefore I command thee this thing to-day.
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt: therefore I command thee to do this thing.
Be ye merciful, even as your Father is merciful.
For ye are all sons of God, through faith, in Christ Jesus.
1 John 4:11
Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.