Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.
If you were of this world, the world would be a friend to its own; but because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
He answered them, Have I not chosen you twelve? and of you one is a devil.
I speak not of you all; I know whom I have chosen; but that the Scripture may be fulfilled, He that eats bread with me has lifted up his heel against me.
And when it was day he called his disciples; and having chosen twelve of them, whom he named apostles,
And praying, they said, Do thou, Lord, the searcher of all hearts, show which of these two thou hast chosen
But the Lord said to him, Go, for he is a chosen vessel to me, to bear my name both before nations and kings, and the children of Israel;
not to all the people, but to witnesses chosen before by God, to us, who eat and drank with him after he rose from the dead;
And he said, The God of our fathers chose you to know his will, and to see the Righteous One, and hear the voice of his mouth,
1 John 4:10
In this is love; not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son a propitiation for our sins.
Then he said to them again, Peace be to you; as the Father has sent me, I also send you.
When therefore they had breakfasted, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these? He said to him, Yes, Lord, you know that I am a friend to you. He said to him, Feed my lambs.
And Jesus coming near spoke to them, saying, All power is given me in heaven and on the earth;
And he said to them, Go into all the world, preach the good news to all the creation;
and that a change of mind and forgiveness of sins should be preached in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.
but you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and shall be my witnesses both in Jerusalem, and all Judea, and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.
but I have written more boldly to you in part, to refresh your minds on account of the grace given me by God
1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I preach the gospel I have nothing to boast of; for a necessity is laid upon me; for woe is me, if I preach not the gospel.
But when God who gave me being and called me by his grace,
for we are his creation, created in Christ Jesus for good works, in which God before appointed that we should walk.
if indeed you continue founded and established in the faith, and not moved from the hope of the gospel which you heard, which was preached in all the creation under heaven; of which I, Paul, was made a minister.
1 Timothy 2:7
of which I was made a herald and an apostle,?? speak the truth, I lie not,?? teacher of nations in faith and truth.
2 Timothy 1:11
of which I was made a herald, and an apostle, and a teacher of the nations;
2 Timothy 2:2
and what you heard from me through many witnesses, these things commit to faithful men, who shall be competent to teach others also.
For this cause I left you in Crete, that you might regulate things which are deficient, and appoint elders in every city, as I charged you,
By this is my Father glorified, that you bear much fruit and be my disciples.
But I wish you not to be ignorant, brothers, that I often purposed to come to you, and was hindered hitherto, that I might have some fruit also among you, as among the other gentiles.
that I should be a servant of Christ Jesus to the nations, administering as a priest the gospel of God, that the offering of the nations may be acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered, but God caused [the seed] to grow;
which is present with you as also in all the world, and is fruitful and increases, as also with you, from the day that you heard and knew the grace of God in truth;
And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace to those who make peace.
And now, behold, I know that you all among whom I have gone preaching the kingdom shall see my face no more.
For those things which were written before were written for our instruction, that through patience and the consolation of the Scriptures we may have hope.
1 Corinthians 10:11
All these things happened to them as examples, and are recorded for our admonition on whom the ends of the ages have come;
2 Timothy 3:15
and that from a child you have known the sacred Scriptures, which can make you wise to salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
By faith Abel offered to God a greater sacrifice than Cain, through which he was declared to be righteous, God testifying to his gifts, and through the same, having died, he speaks still.
1 Peter 1:14
As obedient children, not conforming yourselves to the desires of your former ignorance,
1 Peter 3:2
seeing your pure mode of life in the fear [of God].
If you continue in me, and my words continue in you, you shall ask whatever you will, and it shall be [given] you.
and whatever you ask in my name I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
And in that day you shall ask me nothing; I tell you most truly, whatever you shall ask the Father, he will give you in my name.
and all things whatever which you ask in prayer believing, you shall receive.
1 John 4:19
We love, because he first loved us.