Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write unto you of the common salvation, it was needful for me to write unto you, and exhort you that ye should earnestly contend for the faith which was once delivered unto the saints.
But, just to refresh your memories, I have written you pretty boldly on some points, because of the favor God has shown me
See what large letters I make, when I write to you with my own hand!
I beg you brothers, to listen patiently to this appeal, for I have written you but briefly.
1 Peter 5:12
By Silvanus, our faithful brother, as I think him, I have written you this short letter to encourage you and bear my testimony that this is what the true mercy of God means. Stand fast in it.
2 Peter 1:12
Therefore I will always remind you of this, although you know it and are firmly grounded in the truth that you have.
2 Peter 3:1
This is the second letter, dear friends, that I have now written to you, in the effort to arouse your unsullied minds
There is no salvation through anyone else, for there is no one else in the world who has been named to men as their only means of being saved."
Then Paul and Barnabas spoke out plainly, and said, "God's message had to be told to you first, but since you thrust it off and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, we now turn to the heathen.
"Understand then that this message of God's salvation has been sent to the heathen. They will listen to it!"
There is no room for "Jew" and "Greek"; there is no room for "slave" and "freeman"; there is no room for "male" and "female"; for in union with Christ Jesus you are all one.
to Titus, my true child in our common faith; God our Father and Christ Jesus our Savior bless you and give you peace.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who through the uprightness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ have been given a faith as privileged as ours;
Stephen, greatly strengthened by God's favor, did remarkable signs and wonders among the people.
But Saul grew more and more powerful, and bewildered the Jews who lived in Damascus by his proofs that Jesus was the Christ.
explaining them and showing that the Christ had to suffer and rise from the dead. "Jesus," he said, "of whom I am telling you, is the Christ!"
Every Sabbath he would preach in the synagogue, and try to convince both Jews and Greeks.
Whatever happens, show yourselves citizens worthy of the good news of the Christ, so that whether I come and see you or am kept away and only hear news of you, I may know that you are standing firm with one spirit, one purpose, fighting side by side for faith in the good news.
1 Thessalonians 2:2
We had just been through ill-treatment and insults at Philippi, as you remember, but, in the face of great opposition, we took courage by the help of our God, and told you God's good news.
1 Timothy 1:18
These are the instructions that I intrust to you, my son Timothy, and they are in accordance with the predictions made long ago about you. Fight the good fight with their aid,
1 Timothy 6:12
Enter the great contest of faith! Take hold of eternal life, to which God called you, when before many witnesses you made the great profession of faith.
2 Timothy 1:13
As your example in wholesome instruction, keep before you what you learned from me, in the faith and love that come through union with Christ Jesus.
2 Timothy 4:7
I have had a part in the great contest, I have run my race, I have preserved my faith.
Do not be afraid of what you are going to suffer. See! The devil is going to put some of you into prison to be tested there, and for ten days to endure persecution. Prove faithful even unto death and I will give you the crown of life.
They have conquered him because of the Lamb's blood, and the message to which they bore testimony, for they did not cling to life even in the face of death.
for I have not shrunk from letting you know God's purpose without reserve.
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I passed on to you, as of first importance, the account I had received, that Christ died for our sins, as the Scriptures foretold,
But we did not submit to them for a moment, in order that the truth of the good news might remain yours.
2 Peter 3:2
to remember the things foretold by the holy prophets, and the command of the Lord and Savior through your apostles.
Paul, by God's will an apostle of Christ Jesus, to God's people who are steadfast in Christ Jesus;
Paul and Timothy, slaves of Christ Jesus, to all the devoted adherents of Christ Jesus who are in Philippi, with the superintendents and assistants;
to the devoted and steadfast Christian brothers in Colossae; God our Father bless you and give you peace.