Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 2:7
LORD makes poor, and makes rich. He brings low, he also lifts up.
Because he has set his love upon me, therefore I will deliver him. I will set him on high because he has known my name.
Yet he sets a needy man on high from affliction, and makes [him] families like a flock.
And all the trees of the field shall know that I, LORD, have brought down the high tree, have exalted the low tree, have dried up the green tree, and have made the dry tree to flourish. I, LORD, have spoken and have done it.
He brought down potentates from thrones, and raised up lowly men.
Blessed are those who hunger now, because ye will be filled. Blessed are those who weep now, because ye will laugh.
Now let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation,
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, God is opposed to the arrogant, but gives grace to the lowly.
1 Peter 5:10
And may the God of all grace who called you to his eternal glory in Christ Jesus (after suffering a little while) himself thoroughly prepare you. He will establish, strengthen, and provide a foundation.
The eternal God is [thy] dwelling-place, and underneath are the everlasting arms. And he thrust out the enemy from before thee, and said, Destroy.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed is the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who begot us again according to his abundant mercy for a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
that I will give the rain of your land in its season, the former rain and the latter rain, that thou may gather in thy grain, and thy new wine, and thine oil.