Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then they that feared the LORD spake often one to another: and the LORD hearkened, and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the LORD, and that thought upon his name.
"I will come to you in judgment. I will be quick to testify against those who practice divination, those who commit adultery, those who break promises, and those who exploit workers, widows, and orphans, who refuse to help the immigrant and in this way show they do not fear me," says the Lord who rules over all.
But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication will rise with healing wings, and you will skip about like calves released from the stall.
"Do not harm the boy!" the angel said. "Do not do anything to him, for now I know that you fear God because you did not withhold your son, your only son, from me."
1 Kings 18:3
So Ahab summoned Obadiah, who supervised the palace. (Now Obadiah was a very loyal follower of the Lord.
And he said to mankind, 'The fear of the Lord -- that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding.'"
Look, the Lord takes notice of his loyal followers, those who wait for him to demonstrate his faithfulness
To obey the Lord is the fundamental principle for wise living; all who carry out his precepts acquire good moral insight. He will receive praise forever.
Praise the Lord! How blessed is the one who obeys the Lord, who takes great delight in keeping his commands.
The Lord takes delight in his faithful followers, and in those who wait for his loyal love.
Who among you fears the Lord? Who obeys his servant? Whoever walks in deep darkness, without light, should trust in the name of the Lord and rely on his God.
Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee, and Samaria experienced peace and thus was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and in the encouragement of the Holy Spirit, the church increased in numbers.
He was a devout, God-fearing man, as was all his household; he did many acts of charity for the people and prayed to God regularly.
Who will not fear you, O Lord, and glorify your name, because you alone are holy? All nations will come and worship before you for your righteous acts have been revealed."
These words I am commanding you today must be kept in mind,
1 Samuel 23:16
Then Jonathan son of Saul left and went to David at Horesh. He encouraged him through God.
So Esther called for Hathach, one of the king's eunuchs who had been placed at her service, and instructed him to find out the cause and reason for Mordecai's behavior.
As for God's chosen people who are in the land, and the leading officials I admired so much --
Come! Listen, all you who are loyal to God! I will declare what he has done for me.
If I had publicized these thoughts, I would have betrayed your loyal followers.
I am a friend to all your loyal followers, and to those who keep your precepts.
The one who associates with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.
The Lord said to him, "Go through the city of Jerusalem and put a mark on the foreheads of the people who moan and groan over all the abominations practiced in it."
Then Daniel went to his home and informed his friends Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah of the matter.
At that moment, she came up to them and began to give thanks to God and to speak about the child to all who were waiting for the redemption of Jerusalem.
They were talking to each other about all the things that had happened.
Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, was one of the two disciples who heard what John said and followed Jesus.
Now some Greeks were among those who had gone up to worship at the feast.
When they had entered Jerusalem, they went to the upstairs room where they were staying. Peter and John, and James, and Andrew, Philip and Thomas, Bartholomew and Matthew, James son of Alphaeus and Simon the Zealot, and Judas son of James were there.
Now when the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.
When they were released, Peter and John went to their fellow believers and reported everything the high priests and the elders had said to them.
speaking to one another in psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, singing and making music in your hearts to the Lord,
1 Thessalonians 5:11
Therefore encourage one another and build up each other, just as you are in fact doing.
But exhort one another each day, as long as it is called "Today," that none of you may become hardened by sin's deception.
And let us take thought of how to spur one another on to love and good works,
See to it that no one comes short of the grace of God, that no one be like a bitter root springing up and causing trouble, and through him many become defiled.
2 Samuel 7:1
The king settled into his palace, for the Lord gave him relief from all his enemies on all sides.
2 Chronicles 6:7
Now my father David had a strong desire to build a temple to honor the Lord God of Israel.
Certainly my tongue does not frame a word without you, O Lord, being thoroughly aware of it.
Again, I tell you the truth, if two of you on earth agree about whatever you ask, my Father in heaven will do it for you.
When they had prayed, the place where they were assembled together was shaken, and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak the word of God courageously.
The king then had the matter investigated and, finding it to be so, had the two conspirators hanged on a gallows. It was then recorded in the daily chronicles in the king's presence.
Throughout that night the king was unable to sleep, so he asked for the book containing the historical records to be brought. As the records were being read in the king's presence,
"O that my words were written down, O that they were written on a scroll,
You keep track of my misery. Put my tears in your leather container! Are they not recorded in your scroll?
Look, I have decreed: I will not keep silent, but will pay them back; I will pay them back exactly what they deserve,
A river of fire was streaming forth and proceeding from his presence. Many thousands were ministering to him; Many tens of thousands stood ready to serve him. The court convened and the books were opened.
The good person brings good things out of his good treasury, and the evil person brings evil things out of his evil treasury.
And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne. Then books were opened, and another book was opened -- the book of life. So the dead were judged by what was written in the books, according to their deeds.
The wicked man is so arrogant he always thinks, "God won't hold me accountable; he doesn't care."
Some trust in chariots and others in horses, but we depend on the Lord our God.
When worries threaten to overwhelm me, your soothing touch makes me happy.
I will sing to the Lord as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God as long as I exist!
You keep completely safe the people who maintain their faith, for they trust in you.
For the word of God is living and active and sharper than any double-edged sword, piercing even to the point of dividing soul from spirit, and joints from marrow; it is able to judge the desires and thoughts of the heart.