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:
as I swore in my wrath, 'They will not enter into my rest.'"
(for they indeed have been made priests without an oath), but he with an oath by him that says of him, "The Lord swore and will not change his mind, 'You are a priest forever, according to the order of Melchizedek.'"
Yahweh has sworn, and will not change his mind: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.
God is not a man, that he should lie, nor the son of man, that he should repent. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not make it good?
1 Samuel 15:29
Also the Strength of Israel will not lie nor repent; for he is not a man, that he should repent."
May it never be! Yes, let God be found true, but every man a liar. As it is written, "That you might be justified in your words, and might prevail when you come into judgment."
2 Timothy 2:13
If we are faithless, he remains faithful. He can't deny himself."
in hope of eternal life, which God, who can't lie, promised before time began;
1 John 1:10
If we say that we haven't sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.
1 John 5:10
He who believes in the Son of God has the testimony in himself. He who doesn't believe God has made him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony that God has given concerning his Son.
"I, even I, am he who comforts you: who are you, that you are afraid of man who shall die, and of the son of man who shall be made as grass;
"Rejoice with Jerusalem, and be glad for her, all you who love her: rejoice for joy with her, all you who mourn over her;
Behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon. This man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him.
Now the God of patience and of encouragement grant you to be of the same mind one with another according to Christ Jesus,
2 Corinthians 1:5
For as the sufferings of Christ abound to us, even so our comfort also abounds through Christ.
If there is therefore any exhortation in Christ, if any consolation of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any tender mercies and compassion,
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,
By faith, Noah, being warned about things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared a ship for the saving of his house, through which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.
Hurry, escape there, for I can't do anything until you get there." Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.
then you shall appoint you cities to be cities of refuge for you, that the manslayer who kills any person unwittingly may flee there.
that the manslayer who kills any person accidentally or unintentionally may flee there. They shall be to you for a refuge from the avenger of blood.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
Trust in him at all times, you people. Pour out your heart before him. God is a refuge for us. Selah.
Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in justice.
Turn to the stronghold, you prisoners of hope! Even today I declare that I will restore double to you.
But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for his baptism, he said to them, "You offspring of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?
2 Corinthians 5:18
But all things are of God, who reconciled us to himself through Jesus Christ, and gave to us the ministry of reconciliation;
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead -- Jesus, who delivers us from the wrath to come.
1 Kings 2:28
The news came to Joab; for Joab had turned after Adonijah, though he didn't turn after Absalom. Joab fled to the Tent of Yahweh, and caught hold on the horns of the altar.
She is a tree of life to those who lay hold of her. Happy is everyone who retains her.
Take firm hold of instruction. Don't let her go. Keep her, for she is your life.
Or else let him take hold of my strength, that he may make peace with me. Let him make peace with me."
For thus says Yahweh, "To the eunuchs who keep my Sabbaths, and choose the things that please me, and hold fast my covenant:
There is none who calls on your name, who stirs up himself to take hold of you; for you have hidden your face from us, and have consumed us by means of our iniquities.
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith. Lay hold of the eternal life to which you were called, and you confessed the good confession in the sight of many witnesses.
Therefore let us also, seeing we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, lay aside every weight and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
whom God set forth to be an atoning sacrifice, through faith in his blood, for a demonstration of his righteousness through the passing over of prior sins, in God's forbearance;
Noah went into the ship with his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives, because of the waters of the flood.
that the manslayer might flee there, who kills his neighbor unawares, and didn't hate him in time past; and that fleeing to one of these cities he might live:
For I lift up my hand to heaven, And say, As I live forever,
Nothing failed of any good thing which Yahweh had spoken to the house of Israel. All came to pass.
In God, I will praise his word. In Yahweh, I will praise his word.
A prudent man sees danger and takes refuge; but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
"For this is like the waters of Noah to me; for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah shall no more go over the earth, so have I sworn that I will not be angry with you, nor rebuke you.
You will give truth to Jacob, and mercy to Abraham, as you have sworn to our fathers from the days of old.