Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who is among you that feareth the LORD, that obeyeth the voice of his servant, that walketh in darkness, and hath no light? let him trust in the name of the LORD, and stay upon his God.
The Lord shows his faithful followers the way they should live.
To obey the Lord is the fundamental principle for wise living; all who carry out his precepts acquire good moral insight. He will receive praise forever.
Praise the Lord! How blessed is the one who obeys the Lord, who takes great delight in keeping his commands.
A song of ascents. How blessed is every one of the Lord's loyal followers, each one who keeps his commands!
Having heard everything, I have reached this conclusion: Fear God and keep his commandments, because this is the whole duty of man.
Then those who respected the Lord spoke to one another, and the Lord took notice. A scroll was prepared before him in which were recorded the names of those who respected the Lord and honored his name.
"Here is my servant whom I support, my chosen one in whom I take pleasure. I have placed my spirit on him; he will make just decrees for the nations.
He said to me, "You are my servant, Israel, through whom I will reveal my splendor."
Having suffered, he will reflect on his work, he will be satisfied when he understands what he has done. "My servant will acquit many, for he carried their sins.
And by being perfected in this way, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,
The people walking in darkness see a bright light; light shines on those who live in a land of deep darkness.
For this reason deliverance is far from us and salvation does not reach us. We wait for light, but see only darkness; we wait for a bright light, but live in deep darkness.
when he caused his lamp to shine upon my head, and by his light I walked through darkness;
Even when I must walk through the darkest valley, I fear no danger, for you are with me; your rod and your staff reassure me.
He drove me into captivity and made me walk in darkness and not light.
Then Jesus spoke out again, "I am the light of the world. The one who follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
I have come as a light into the world, so that everyone who believes in me should not remain in darkness.
You keep completely safe the people who maintain their faith, for they trust in you.
1 Samuel 30:6
David was very upset, for the men were thinking of stoning him; each man grieved bitterly over his sons and daughters. But David drew strength from the Lord his God.
1 Chronicles 5:20
They received divine help in fighting them, and the Hagrites and all their allies were handed over to them. They cried out to God during the battle; he responded to their prayers because they trusted in him.
2 Chronicles 20:12
Our God, will you not judge them? For we are powerless against this huge army that attacks us! We don't know what we should do; we look to you for help."
Even if he slays me, I will hope in him; I will surely defend my ways to his face!
"If I go to the east, he is not there, and to the west, yet I do not perceive him.
Where would I be if I did not believe I would experience the Lord's favor in the land of the living?
The Lord strengthens and protects me; I trust in him with all my heart. I am rescued and my heart is full of joy; I will sing to him in gratitude.
For the music director; By David, a psalm. I relied completely on the Lord, and he turned toward me and heard my cry for help.
Why are you depressed, O my soul? Why are you upset? Wait for God! For I will again give thanks to my God for his saving intervention.
Trust in him at all times, you people! Pour out your hearts before him! God is our shelter! (Selah)
My mouth will praise the Lord. Let all who live praise his holy name forever!
(Tet) The Lord is good to those who trust in him, to the one who seeks him.
But I will keep watching for the Lord; I will wait for the God who delivers me. My God will hear my lament.
2 Corinthians 1:8
For we do not want you to be unaware, brothers and sisters, regarding the affliction that happened to us in the province of Asia, that we were burdened excessively, beyond our strength, so that we despaired even of living.
1 Peter 5:7
by casting all your cares on him because he cares for you.