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 brethren saw that their father loved him more than all his brethren; and they hated him, and could not speak peaceably unto 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 hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.
Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee: The residue of wrath shalt thou gird upon thee.
And he called for a famine upon the land; He brake the whole staff of bread.
It is good for me that I have been afflicted; That I may learn thy statutes.
Howbeit he meaneth not so, neither doth his heart think so; but it is in his heart to destroy, and to cut off nations not a few.
him, being delivered up by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye by the hand of lawless men did crucify and slay:
The God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, hath glorified his Servant Jesus; whom ye delivered up, and denied before the face of Pilate, when he had determined to release him.
And we know that to them that love God all things work together for good, even to them that are called according to his purpose.
For perhaps he was therefore parted from thee for a season, that thou shouldest have him for ever;