Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.
They go from strength to strength; Every one of them appeareth before God in Zion.
But the path of the righteous is as the dawning light, That shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil; But the fool beareth himself insolently, and is confident.
And a highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called The way of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; but is shall be for the redeemed : the wayfaring men, yea fools, shall not err therein .
1 Peter 1:5
who by the power of God are guarded through faith unto a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
1 John 2:19
They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us: but they went out , that they might be made manifest that they all are not of us.
Said he not himself unto me, She is my sister? And she, even she herself said, He is my brother. In the integrity of my heart and the innocency of my hands have I done this.
He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; Who hath not lifted up his soul unto falsehood, And hath not sworn deceitfully.
I will wash my hands in innocency: So will I compass thine altar, O Jehovah;
Surely in vain have I cleansed my heart, And washed my hands in innocency;
And when ye spread forth your hands, I will hide mine eyes from you; yea, when ye make many prayers, I will not hear: your hands are full of blood.
and had seen that some of his disciples ate their bread with defiled, that is, unwashen, hands.
Be stronger and stronger
He giveth power to the faint; and to him that hath no might he increaseth strength.
2 Corinthians 12:9
And he hath said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my power is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.