Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I will defend this city to save it for mine own sake, and for my servant David's sake.
Like birds with outstretched wings, so will the Lord of armies be a cover to Jerusalem; he will be a cover and salvation for it, going over it he will keep it from danger.
And I will keep you and this town safe from the hands of the king of Assyria: and I will keep watch over this town.
2 Kings 20:6
I will give you fifteen more years of life; and I will keep you and this town safe from the hands of the king of Assyria; I will keep this town safe, for my honour, and for the honour of my servant David.
I, even I, am he who takes away your sins; and I will no longer keep your evil doings in mind.
Because of my name I will put away my wrath, and for my praise I will keep myself from cutting you off.
But for the fear that their haters, uplifted in their pride, might say, Our hand is strong, the Lord has not done all this.
And I was acting for the honour of my name, so that it might not be made unclean before the eyes of the nations among whom they were, and before whose eyes I gave them knowledge of myself, by taking them out of the land of Egypt.
For this cause say to the children of Israel, This is what the Lord has said: I am doing this, not because of you, O children of Israel, but because of my holy name, which you have made unclean among the nations wherever you went.
To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:
1 Kings 11:12
I will not do it in your life-time, because of your father David, but I will take it from your son.
1 Kings 15:4
But because of David, the Lord gave him a light in Jerusalem, making his sons king after him, so that Jerusalem might be safe;
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give to David a true Branch, and he will be ruling as king, acting wisely, doing what is right, and judging uprightly in the land.
But they will be servants to the Lord their God and to David their king, whom I will give back to them.
In those days and at that time, I will let a Branch of righteousness come up for David; and he will be a judge in righteousness in the land.
And my servant David will be king over them; and they will all have one keeper: and they will be guided by my orders and will keep my rules and do them.