Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure.
2 Chronicles 30:12
Also in Judah the hand of God was to give them one heart to do the commandment of the king and of the princes, according to the word of the LORD.
LORD, thou wilt ordain peace for us: for thou also hast wrought in us all our works.
But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, said the LORD, I will give my law in their souls and write it in their hearts and will be their God, and they shall be my people.
and they shall be my people, and I will be their God:
John answered and said, A man can receive nothing except it is given him from the heaven.
And the hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number believed and turned unto the Lord.
2 Corinthians 3:5
Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think anything as of ourselves, but our sufficiency is of God,
make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for the ages of the ages. Amen.
Do not err, my beloved brethren.
1 Kings 8:58
that he may incline our hearts unto him, to walk in all his ways and to keep his commandments and his statutes and his rights, which he commanded our fathers.
1 Chronicles 29:14
But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? For all things come of thee and of thine own have we given thee.
Now in the first year of Cyrus, king of Persia, that the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah might be fulfilled, the LORD stirred up the spirit of Cyrus, king of Persia, that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom and put it also in writing, saying,
Blessed be the LORD God of our fathers, who has put such a thing as this in the king's heart, to honour the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem,
Then the king said unto me, For what dost thou make request? So I prayed to the God of the heavens.
Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power, in the beauty of holiness; as the dew which falls from the womb of the morning, thus shall those who are thine be born unto thee.
Incline my heart unto thy testimonies and not to covetousness.
Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to do works with ungodliness with the men that work iniquity, and let me not eat of their dainties.
The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD, as the rivers of water, he turns it wherever he will.
It is written in the prophets, And they shall all be taught of God. Every man therefore that has heard from the Father and has learned comes unto me.
But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great charity with which he loved us,
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God has from the beginning chosen you to saving health through the sanctification of the Spirit and faith in the truth,
But after that the kindness and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared,
1 Peter 1:3
Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus, the Christ, who according to his great mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus, the Christ, from the dead,
Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
(for the children being not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that the purpose of God according to election might stand: not of works, but of him that calls),
having marked out beforehand the way for us to be adopted as sons by Jesus Christ in himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
For by grace are ye saved through faith and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God,
2 Thessalonians 1:11
Therefore in this manner we pray always for you that our God would count you worthy of his calling and fill each will with goodness and the work of faith with power
2 Timothy 1:9
who has saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the times of the ages,
Sanctify yourselves, therefore, and be ye holy, for I am the LORD your God.
And thou shalt return and thou shalt hear the voice of the LORD and do all his commandments which I command thee this day.
So then it is not of him that wills, nor of him that runs, but of God that has mercy.