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, by the word of the LORD.
LORD, thou wilt ordain peace for us: for thou also hast wrought all our works in us.
But this shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel; After those days, saith the LORD, I will put my law in their inward parts, 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 be given him from 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 any thing 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 ever and ever. 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 judgments, 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, which hath put such a thing as this in the king's heart, to beautify 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 heaven.
Thy people shall be willing in the day of thy power, in the beauties of holiness from the womb of the morning: thou hast the dew of thy youth.
Incline my heart unto thy testimonies, and not to covetousness.
Incline not my heart to any evil thing, to practise wicked works with 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 turneth it whithersoever he will.
It is written in the prophets, And they shall be all taught of God. Every man therefore that hath heard, and hath learned of the Father, cometh unto me.
But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us,
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth:
But after that the kindness and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared,
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus 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 calleth;)
Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to 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
Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:
2 Timothy 1:9
Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,
Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy: for I am the LORD your God.
And thou shalt return and obey the voice of the LORD, and do all his commandments which I command thee this day.
So then it is not of him that willeth, nor of him that runneth, but of God that sheweth mercy.