Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.
And his brothers saw that their father loved him more than all his brothers. And they hated him, and could not speak peaceably to him.
All the day long they wrest my words. All their thoughts are against me for evil.
And now be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me here, for God sent me before you to preserve life.
Surely the inward thought of man shall praise thee, even the residue of inward thought will observe a festival to thee.
And he called for a famine upon the land. He broke the whole staff of bread.
It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn thy statutes.
However he does not so reason, nor does his heart so think, but it is in his heart to destroy, and to cut off nations not a few.
this man, having been designated (by the purpose and foreknowledge of God) a man delivered up, ye, having taken by lawless hands, killed, having crucified,
The God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, has glorified his Boy Jesus, whom ye actually delivered up and denied him in the presence of Pilate who preferred to release that man.
And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, who are the called according to purpose.
For perhaps because of this he departed for an hour, so that thou might receive him back forever,