Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Behold, I have refined thee, but not with silver; I have chosen thee in the furnace of affliction.

I have chosen

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I have refined

Isaiah 1:25
and I will turn my hand upon thee and according to pureness purge away thy dross and take away all thy tin;
Job 23:10
But he has known the way that I take; he has tried me, and I have come forth as gold.
Psalm 66:10
For thou, O God, hast proved us; thou hast refined us as silver is refined.
Proverbs 17:3
The fining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold, but the LORD tries the hearts.
Jeremiah 9:7
Therefore thus hath the LORD of the hosts said, Behold, I will melt them and try them; for how shall I do for the daughter of my people?
Ezekiel 20:38
and I will purge out from among you the rebels and those that rebelled against me; I will take them out of the country where they have gone, and they shall not enter into the land of Israel: and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Ezekiel 22:18
Son of man, the house of Israel is to me become dross; they are all brass and tin and iron and lead in the midst of the furnace; they are become the dross of silver.
Zechariah 13:8
And it shall come to pass that in all the land, said the LORD, two parts therein shall be cut off in her and shall be lost; but the third shall be left therein.
Malachi 3:2
But who may abide the time of his coming? and who shall stand when he appears? for he shall be like a refiner's fire and like fullers' soap:
Hebrews 12:10
For they verily for a few days chastened us as it seemed good unto them, but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness.
1 Peter 1:7
that the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold (which perishes, nevertheless it is tried with fire), might be found unto praise and glory and honour when Jesus, the Christ, is made manifest;
1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, think it not strange when you are tried by fire (which is done to prove you) as though some strange thing happened unto you,
Revelation 3:19
As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten; be zealous therefore, and repent.

I have chosen

Deuteronomy 4:20
But the LORD has taken you and brought you forth out of the iron furnace, even out of Egypt, to be unto him the people of his inheritance, as ye are this day.

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Proverbs 17:3
The fining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold, but the LORD tries the hearts.