Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his uprightness:
And the angel of the LORD came up from Gilgal to Bochim and said, I brought you up out of Egypt and caused you to enter into the land which I swore unto your fathers, and I said, I will never break my covenant with you
2 Chronicles 36:15
And the LORD God of their fathers sent to them by the hand of his messengers, rising up early, and sending because he had compassion on his people and on his dwelling place.
Then spoke Haggai the ambassador of the LORD in the embassy of the LORD unto the people, saying, I am with you, said the LORD.
For the priest's lips keep wisdom, and they seek the law at his mouth; for he is an angel of the LORD of the hosts.
Behold, I send my messenger, and he shall prepare the way before me; and the Lord, whom ye seek, shall suddenly come to his temple, and the angel of the covenant, whom ye desire: behold, he comes, said the LORD of the hosts.
2 Corinthians 5:20
Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did exhort you by us; we beseech you in Christ's name, be ye reconciled to God.
Teach me that which I do not see; if I have done iniquity, I will do it no more.
Blessed is the man whom thou dost chasten, O JAH, and teach him out of thy law,
The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to preach good tidings unto those who are cast down; to bind up the wounds of the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those that are bound;
And Philip ran there to him and heard him read the prophet Isaiah and said, Dost thou understand what thou readest?
1 Corinthians 11:30
For this cause many are weak and sickly among you, and many sleep.
And ye have quite forgotten the consolation which speaks unto you as unto sons, My son, despise not thou the chastening of the Lord, nor faint when thou art reproved of him:
If he desires to contend with him, he will not be able to answer him one thing of a thousand.
which my soul yet seeks, but I find not: one man among a thousand I have found, but a woman among all those I have not found.
For (I call you Gentiles) inasmuch as I am truly the apostle of the Gentiles, my honorable ministry,
and that he would show thee the secrets of wisdom! For thou dost deserve double according to sound wisdom; and thou dost know that God has forgotten thee because of thine iniquity.
Therefore, hearken unto me, ye men of understanding: far be it from God, that he should do wickedness; and from the Almighty, that he should commit iniquity.
For much that thou dost say, he will not look upon it, submit to judgment before him, and trust thou in him.
I will take my knowledge from afar and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.
Touching the Almighty, we cannot find him out; he is excellent in power and in judgment, and in plenty of righteousness he will not afflict.
Howbeit thou art just in all that has come upon us; for thou hast done right, but we have done wickedly;
I know, O LORD, that thy judgments are right and that thou in faithfulness hast afflicted me.
Chet It is of the LORD's mercies that we are not consumed because his mercies never diminish.
And if ye say, The way of the Lord is not straight. Hear now, O house of Israel: Is my way not straight? Are not your ways crooked?
And the LORD hastened upon the chastisement and brought it upon us: for the LORD our God is just in all his works which he has done, for we did not listen to his voice.