Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.
"When he puts forth all his own, he goes ahead of them, and the sheep follow him because they know his voice.
"All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.
Song of Songs 8:13
"O you who sit in the gardens, My companions are listening for your voice-- Let me hear it!"
"I am the good shepherd, and I know My own and My own know Me,
The LORD said to Moses, "I will also do this thing of which you have spoken; for you have found favor in My sight and I have known you by name."
and these whom He predestined, He also called; and these whom He called, He also justified; and these whom He justified, He also glorified.
Indeed, true companion, I ask you also to help these women who have shared my struggle in the cause of the gospel, together with Clement also and the rest of my fellow workers, whose names are in the book of life.
2 Timothy 2:19
Nevertheless, the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are His," and, "Everyone who names the name of the Lord is to abstain from wickedness."
And if anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.
He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters.
But He led forth His own people like sheep And guided them in the wilderness like a flock;
Oh, give ear, Shepherd of Israel, You who lead Joseph like a flock; You who are enthroned above the cherubim, shine forth!
Like a shepherd He will tend His flock, In His arm He will gather the lambs And carry them in His bosom; He will gently lead the nursing ewes.
"I will lead the blind by a way they do not know, In paths they do not know I will guide them I will make darkness into light before them And rugged places into plains These are the things I will do, And I will not leave them undone."
Saying to those who are bound, 'Go forth,' To those who are in darkness, 'Show yourselves ' Along the roads they will feed, And their pasture will be on all bare heights.
"Behold, I am bringing them from the north country, And I will gather them from the remote parts of the earth, Among them the blind and the lame, The woman with child and she who is in labor with child, together; A great company, they will return here.
"In those days and at that time," declares the LORD, "the sons of Israel will come, both they and the sons of Judah as well; they will go along weeping as they go, and it will be the LORD their God they will seek.
For thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I Myself will search for My sheep and seek them out.
for the Lamb in the center of the throne will be their shepherd, and will guide them to springs of the water of life; and God will wipe every tear from their eyes."
So Moses and Aaron took these men who had been designated by name,