Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The LORD of hosts hath sworn, saying, Surely as I have thought, so shall it come to pass; and as I have purposed, so shall it stand:
declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient times things that are not [yet] done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all my pleasure,
But he is in one [mind], and who can turn him? And what his soul desires, even that he does.
LORD brings the counsel of the nations to naught. He makes the thoughts of the peoples to be of no effect.
How great are thy works, O LORD! Thy thoughts are very deep.
There are many devices in a man's heart, but the counsel of LORD, that shall stand.
There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against LORD.
The anger of LORD shall not return until he has executed, and till he has performed the intents of his heart. In the latter days ye shall understand it perfectly.
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope in your latter end.
Who is he that says, and it comes to pass, when LORD does not command it?
Jesus having responded at that time, said, I extol thee, O Father, Lord of the heaven and the earth, because thou hid these things from the wise and intelligent, and revealed them to the childlike.
to do as many things as thy hand and thy purpose predetermined to happen.
Having made known to us the mystery of his will according to his desire, which he purposed within himself