Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.
I wish the deliverance of Israel would come from Zion! When the Lord restores the well-being of his people, may Jacob rejoice, may Israel be happy!
Remember your compassionate and faithful deeds, O Lord, for you have always acted in this manner.
For the music director; By David, a psalm. I relied completely on the Lord, and he turned toward me and heard my cry for help.
For the music director, Jeduthun; a psalm of David. For God alone I patiently wait; he is the one who delivers me.
O Lord, show us your loyal love! Bestow on us your deliverance!
(Vav) May I experience your loyal love, O Lord, and your deliverance, as you promised.
Look, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a female servant look to the hand of her mistress, so my eyes will look to the Lord, our God, until he shows us favor.
I rely on the Lord, I rely on him with my whole being; I wait for his assuring word.
I will wait patiently for the Lord, who has rejected the family of Jacob; I will wait for him.
At that time they will say, "Look, here is our God! We waited for him and he delivered us. Here is the Lord! We waited for him. Let's rejoice and celebrate his deliverance!"
Now make a deal with my master the king of Assyria, and I will give you two thousand horses, provided you can find enough riders for them.
For this reason the Lord is ready to show you mercy; he sits on his throne, ready to have compassion on you. Indeed, the Lord is a just God; all who wait for him in faith will be blessed.
Lord, be merciful to us! We wait for you. Give us strength each morning! Deliver us when distress comes.
(Tet) The Lord is good to those who trust in him, to the one who seeks him.
But I will keep watching for the Lord; I will wait for the God who delivers me. My God will hear my lament.
She will give birth to a son and you will name him Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
Joseph of Arimathea, a highly regarded member of the council, who was himself looking forward to the kingdom of God, went boldly to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus.
So the angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God!
Now there was a man in Jerusalem named Simeon who was righteous and devout, looking for the restoration of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
(He had not consented to their plan and action.) He was from the Judean town of Arimathea, and was looking forward to the kingdom of God.
For the creation eagerly waits for the revelation of the sons of God.
For through the Spirit, by faith, we wait expectantly for the hope of righteousness.
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, Jesus our deliverer from the coming wrath.