Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.
But he is in one [mind], and who can turn him? And what his soul desires, even that he does.
The counsel of LORD stands fast forever, the thoughts of his heart to all generations.
Many, O LORD my God, are the wonderful works which thou have done, and thy thoughts which are toward us. They cannot be set in order to thee. If I would declare and speak of them, they are more than can be numbered.
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,
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways, says LORD.
But they know not the thoughts of LORD, nor do they understand his counsel, for he has gathered them as the sheaves to the threshing-floor.
But my words and my statutes, which I commanded my servants the prophets, did they not overtake your fathers? And they turned and said, Like as LORD of hosts thought to do to us, according to our ways, and according to our doings,
For thus says LORD of hosts: As I thought to do evil to you, when your fathers provoked me to wrath, says LORD of hosts, and I did not relent,
It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of LORD.
And there is hope for thy latter end, says LORD, and [thy] sons shall come again to their own border.