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 desireth, even that he doeth.
The counsel of Jehovah standeth fast for ever, The thoughts of his heart to all generations.
Many, O Jehovah my God, are the wonderful works which thou hast done, And thy thoughts which are to us-ward; They cannot be set in order unto 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, neither are your ways my ways, saith Jehovah.
But they know not the thoughts of Jehovah, neither understand they his counsel; for he hath 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 Jehovah of hosts thought to do unto us, according to our ways, and according to our doings, so hath he dealt with us.
For thus saith Jehovah of hosts: As I thought to do evil unto you, when your fathers provoked me to wrath, saith Jehovah of hosts, and I repented not;
It is good that a man should hope and quietly wait for the salvation of Jehovah.
And there is hope for thy latter end, saith Jehovah; and thy children shall come again to their own border.