Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That by two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie, we might have a strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold upon the hope set before us:
So I swore in my wrath, They shall not enter into my rest.
(for the others indeed without an oath were made priests, but this one with an oath by him that said unto him, The Lord swore and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec);
The LORD has sworn and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.
The heaven and the earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
God is not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent; he said and shall he not do it? He spoke and shall he not execute it?
1 Samuel 15:29
And also the Overcomer of Israel will not lie nor repent concerning this, for he is not a man, that he should repent.
No, in no wise: for God is true, and every man a liar; as it is written, That thou might be justified in thy words and might overcome when thou dost judge.
2 Timothy 2:13
if we are unfaithful, yet he remains faithful; he cannot deny himself.
for the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised before the times of the ages
1 John 1:10
If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.
1 John 5:10
He that believes in the Son of God has the witness of God in himself; he that does not believe God has made God a liar; because he does not believe the witness that God has testified of his Son.
I, even I, am he that comforts you. Who art thou that thou should be afraid of man that is mortal and of the son of man which shall be counted as stubble?
Rejoice ye with Jerusalem, and be glad with her, all ye that love her: be filled with joy with her, all ye that mourn for her:
And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be unanimous among yourselves according to Christ Jesus,
2 Corinthians 1:5
For in the same manner that the sufferings of the Christ abound in us, so also our consolation abounds by Christ.
Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of charity, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies,
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God, even our Father, who has loved us and has given us eternal consolation and good hope through grace,
By faith Noah, having received revelation of things not seen as yet, with great care prepared an ark to the saving of his house, by which he condemned the world and was made heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
Make thee haste, escape there; for I cannot do anything until thou hast arrived there. Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.
then ye shall appoint yourselves cities to be cities of refuge for you that the manslayer who kills any person unawares may flee there.
so that the manslayer who kills any person in error and without knowledge may flee there, and they shall be your refuge from the avenger of blood.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in tribulation.
Wait in him at all times; ye peoples, pour out your heart before him; God is our refuge. Selah.
Behold, one king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall preside unto judgment.
Return to the strong hold, ye prisoners of hope; even today I declare that I will render double unto thee;
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who taught you to flee from the wrath to come?
2 Corinthians 5:18
And all this by God, who reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ, and gave us the ministry of reconciliation;
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from the heavens, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivered us from the wrath to come.
1 Kings 2:28
And the news came to Joab, for Joab had turned after Adonijah, though he had not turned after Absalom. And Joab fled unto the tabernacle of the LORD and caught hold on the horns of the altar.
She is a tree of life to those that lay hold upon her, and blessed is every one that retains her.
Take fast hold of chastening; do not let go; keep this; for it is thy life.
Or who shall take hold of my strength? Make peace with me, yea, make peace with me.
For thus has the LORD said unto the eunuchs that keep my sabbaths, and choose the things that please me, and take hold of my covenant;
And there is none that calls upon thy name, that wakes himself up to take hold of thee; therefore, thou hast hid thy face from us and hast allowed us to wither in the power of our iniquities.
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, unto which thou art also called, having made a good profession before many witnesses.
Therefore, seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, leaving behind all the weight of the sin which surrounds us, let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
whom God purposed for reconciliation through faith in his blood for the manifestation of his righteousness, for the remission of sins that are past, by the patience of God,
And Noah went in and his sons and his wife and his sons' wives with him into the ark because of the waters of the flood.
that the manslayer might flee there, who should kill his neighbour unawares and hated him not in times past and that fleeing unto one of these cities he might live:
When I shall lift up my hand to the heavens and shall say, I live for ever,
There failed not a word of all the good things which the LORD had spoken unto the house of Israel; all of it came to pass.
In God I will praise his word; in the LORD I will praise his word.
A prudent man foresees the evil and hides himself, but the simple pass on and are hurt by it.
For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so I have sworn that I would not be wroth again with thee, nor reprehend thee.
Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn unto our fathers from the times of old.