Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But put forth thy hand now and touch all that he hath, and see if he will not curse thee to thy face!
but put forth thy hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and see if he will not curse thee to thy face!
And thou shalt remember all the way which Jehovah thy God led thee these forty years in the wilderness, to humble thee, and to prove thee, to know what was in thy heart, whether thou wouldest keep his commandments or not.
Thou hast proved my heart, thou hast visited me by night; thou hast tried me, thou hast found nothing: my thought goeth not beyond my word.
For thou, O God, hast proved us: thou hast tried us, as silver is tried.
The fining-pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold; but Jehovah trieth the hearts.
And I will bring the third part into the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried. They shall call on my name, and I will answer them: I will say, It is my people; and they shall say, Jehovah is my God.
But who shall endure the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? For he will be like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' lye.
By faith Abraham, when tried, offered up Isaac, and he who had received to himself the promises offered up his only begotten son,
Count it all joy, my brethren, when ye fall into various temptations,
1 Peter 1:7
that the proving of your faith, much more precious than of gold which perishes, though it be proved by fire, be found to praise and glory and honour in the revelation of Jesus Christ:
I had heard of thee by the hearing of the ear, but now mine eye seeth thee:
But the path of the righteous is as the shining light, going on and brightening until the day be fully come.