Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Have I conceived all this people? have I begotten them, that thou shouldest say unto me, Carry them in thy bosom, as a nursing father beareth the sucking child, unto the land which thou swarest unto their fathers?
As a shepherd he will feed his flock: with his arm he will gather the lambs, and will lift up into his bosom, he will lead those coming up.
And I raised up one shepherd over them, and he fed them, my servant David; he shall feed them and he shall be to them for shepherd.
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
As a nursing
Shall a woman forget her child, from pitying the son of her womb? also these shall forget, and I shall not forget thee.
My children, for whom I am again in travail until Christ be formed in you,
1 Thessalonians 2:7
But we were gentle in the midst of you, as a nurse should cherish her children:
For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed forever.
And he will say, By myself did I swear, says Jehovah, for because that thou didst this word, and didst not spare thy son, thine only.
Sojourn in this land, and I will be with thee, and will bless thee, for to thee and to thy seed will I give all these lands; and I established the oath which I sware to Abraham thy father.
And Joseph will say to his brethren, I am dying; and God reviewing, will review you, and will bring you up from this land to the land which he sware to Abraham, to Isaak and to Jacob.
And it was when Jehovah shall bring thee forth to the land of the Canaanites and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which he sware to thy fathers to give to thee, a land flowing with milk and honey; and do thou this service in this month.
How shall I bear alone your burden and your lifting up and your strife