Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But put forth your hand now, and touch all that he has, and he will curse you to your face.
But put forth your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse you to your face.
And you shall remember all the way which the LORD your God led you these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you, and to test you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments, or not.
You have proved my heart; you have visited me in the night; you have tested me, and shall find nothing; I have purposed that my mouth shall not transgress.
For you, O God, have proved us: you have tried us, as silver is tried.
The refining pot is for silver, and the furnace for gold: but the LORD tries the hearts.
And I will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will test them as gold is tested: they shall call on my name, and I will hear them: I will say, They are my people: and they shall say, The LORD is my God.
But who may endure the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appears? for he is like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' soap:
By faith Abraham, when he was tested, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son.
My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials;
1 Peter 1:7
That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perishes, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honor and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ:
I have heard of you by the hearing of the ear: but now my eye sees you.
But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more unto the perfect day.