Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
I bid you farewell! I give you my last farewell; but I do not give it out of common formality: don't be concern'd for me, or apprehensive for your selves.
"glory to God in the heavens, and to men on earth felicity in the divine favour."
"blessed be he, said they, whom the Lord hath sent to be our king. prosperity from heaven, and glory from the most high."
Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God, through our Lord Jesus Christ,
for he is our peace-maker, who hath united both Jew and Gentile, and hath by his flesh broken down the middle wall of partition
and the favour of God, which surpasses all comprehension, shall keep your hearts and mind attach'd to Jesus Christ.
and having made peace by the blood of his cross, to reconcile all things to himself, both those in heaven, and those upon earth.
2 Thessalonians 3:16
Now the Lord of peace grant you continual peace in all respects. the Lord be with you all.
to whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of the whole booty: first, being by the signification of his name king of justice, and in fact king of Salem, which is, king of peace;
May the God of peace, who has raised from the dead our Lord Jesus (who by the blood of the eternal covenant is become the grand pastor of
if you were of the world, the world would love its own: but because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world does hate you.
encouraging the disciples, exhorting them to persevere in the faith, representing that it is thro' much tribulation that we must enter into the kingdom of God.
for as it is written, "for thy sake we are sacrificed every day; we are counted as sheep for the slaughter:"
2 Corinthians 7:4
I use indeed great freedom of speech toward you, yet I greatly glory upon your account: I am filled with comfort, and my joy is still superiour to all my affliction.
1 Thessalonians 3:4
and even when we were with you, we foretold you, that we should be persecuted, as you know it happen'd.
2 Timothy 3:12
and those who will live like Christians, shall generally suffer persecution.
chusing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season;
1 Peter 5:9
resist him by the steadiness of your faith, considering that your brethren among the Gentiles, suffer the same persecutions as you do.
my Lord, answer'd I, you can tell. and he said to me, these are they who came out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the lamb.
of judgment, because the prince of this world is condemn'd.
yet after all we are more than conquerors, through him that loved us.
that he might deliver us from the vices of this present age, according to the will of God, even our father: to
but far be it from me that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by which the world is as contemptible to me, as I am to the world.
1 John 4:4
ye are of God, my dear children, and you have overcome them: because he that is in you, is superior to him that is in the world.
1 John 5:4
for he that is a true christian, overcomes the world: by obtaining faith, we have gain'd a victory over the world.
The dragon then finding that he was precipitated to the earth, persecuted the woman, who brought forth the man-child.