Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father is well pleased to give you the kingdom.
Now this is the will of the one who sent me -- that I should not lose one person of every one he has given me, but raise them all up at the last day.
My sheep listen to my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
When I was with them I kept them safe and watched over them in your name that you have given me. Not one of them was lost except the one destined for destruction, so that the scripture could be fulfilled.
And we know that all things work together for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose,
He did this by predestining us to adoption as his sons through Jesus Christ, according to the pleasure of his will --
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy he gave us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,