Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 2:7
The LORD makes poor and makes rich; he brings low and lifts up.
Because he has set his will upon me, therefore I will deliver him; I will set him on high because he has known my name.
Yet he sets the poor on high from affliction and makes his families like a flock.
And all the trees of the field shall know that I the 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 the LORD have spoken and have done it.
He has put down the mighty from their thrones and exalted the humble.
Blessed are those that hunger now, for ye shall be filled. Blessed are those that weep now, for ye shall laugh.
Let the brother of low degree rejoice in his high status;
But he gives greater grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.
1 Peter 5:10
But the God of all grace, who has called us unto his eternal glory by Jesus, the Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, he himself perfects, confirms, strengthens, and establishes you.
The habitation of God is eternal, and underneath the everlasting arms; he shall thrust out the enemy from before thee and shall say, Destroy them.
1 Peter 1:3
Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus, the Christ, who according to his great mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus, the Christ, from the dead,
that I will give you the rain of your land in its due season, the early rain and the latter rain, and thou shalt gather in thy grain and thy wine and thine oil.