Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And David my servant shall be king over them; and they all shall have one shepherd: they shall also walk in my judgments, and observe my statutes, and do them.
I will make them one nation in the land, on the mountains of Israel, and one king will rule over them all. They will never again be two nations and never again be divided into two kingdoms.
I will set one shepherd over them, and he will feed them -- namely, my servant David. He will feed them and will be their shepherd.
He took him away from following the mother sheep, and made him the shepherd of Jacob, his people, and of Israel, his chosen nation.
For the music director; according to the shushan-eduth style; a psalm of Asaph. O shepherd of Israel, pay attention, you who lead Joseph like a flock of sheep! You who sit enthroned above the winged angels, reveal your splendor!
The words of the sages are like prods, and the collected sayings are like firmly fixed nails; they are given by one shepherd.
Like a shepherd he tends his flock; he gathers up the lambs with his arm; he carries them close to his heart; he leads the ewes along.
As for you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, seemingly insignificant among the clans of Judah -- from you a king will emerge who will rule over Israel on my behalf, one whose origins are in the distant past.
"Awake, sword, against my shepherd, against the man who is my associate," says the Lord who rules over all. Strike the shepherd that the flock may be scattered; I will turn my hand against the insignificant ones.
"I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
There is one body and one Spirit, just as you too were called to the one hope of your calling,
Now may the God of peace who by the blood of the eternal covenant brought back from the dead the great shepherd of the sheep, our Lord Jesus Christ,
1 Peter 5:4
Then when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that never fades away.
I will put my Spirit within you; I will take the initiative and you will obey my statutes and carefully observe my regulations.
The Lord your God will also cleanse your heart and the hearts of your descendants so that you may love him with all your mind and being and so that you may live.
"But I will make a new covenant with the whole nation of Israel after I plant them back in the land," says the Lord. "I will put my law within them and write it on their hearts and minds. I will be their God and they will be my people.
I will give them a single-minded purpose to live in a way that always shows respect for me. They will want to do that for their own good and the good of the children who descend from them.
1 Corinthians 11:2
I praise you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions just as I passed them on to you.
For we are his workmanship, having been created in Christ Jesus for good works that God prepared beforehand so we may do them.
So then, my dear friends, just as you have always obeyed, not only in my presence but even more in my absence, continue working out your salvation with awe and reverence,
For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.
For we too were once foolish, disobedient, misled, enslaved to various passions and desires, spending our lives in evil and envy, hateful and hating one another.
1 John 2:6
The one who says he resides in God ought himself to walk just as Jesus walked.
You must observe my regulations and you must be sure to walk in my statutes. I am the Lord your God.
You will return and obey the Lord, keeping all his commandments I am giving you today.
But they will be subject to the Lord their God and to the Davidic ruler whom I will raise up as king over them.
Join them as one stick; they will be as one in your hand.
"'For the prince there will be land on both sides of the holy allotment and the allotted city, alongside the holy allotment and the allotted city, on the west side and on the east side; it will be comparable in length to one of the portions, from the west border to the east border