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 on Judah came the hand of God to give them one heart, to do the commandment of the king and of the princes by the word of Yahweh.
Yahweh, you will ordain peace for us, for you have also worked all our works for us.
But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, says Yahweh: I will put my law in their inward parts, and in their heart will I write it; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people:
and they shall be my people, and I will be their God:
John answered, "A man can receive nothing, unless it has been given him from heaven.
The hand of the Lord was with them, and a great number believed and turned to the Lord.
2 Corinthians 3:5
not that we are sufficient of ourselves, to account anything as from ourselves; but our sufficiency is from God;
make you complete in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is well pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.
Don't be deceived, my beloved brothers.
1 Kings 8:58
that he may incline our hearts to him, to walk in all his ways, and to keep his commandments, and his statutes, and his ordinances, 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 as this? For all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.
Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, that the word of Yahweh by the mouth of Jeremiah might be accomplished, Yahweh stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and [put it] also in writing, saying,
Blessed be Yahweh, the God of our fathers, who has put such a thing as this in the king's heart, to beautify the house of Yahweh which is in Jerusalem;
Then the king said to me, "For what do you make request?" So I prayed to the God of heaven.
Your people offer themselves willingly in the day of your power, in holy array. Out of the womb of the morning, you have the dew of your youth.
Turn my heart toward your statutes, not toward selfish gain.
Don't incline my heart to any evil thing, to practice deeds of wickedness with men who work iniquity. Don't let me eat of their delicacies.
The king's heart is in Yahweh's hand like the watercourses. He turns it wherever he desires.
It is written in the prophets, 'They will all be taught by God.' Therefore everyone who hears from the Father, and has learned, comes to me.
But God, being rich in mercy, for his great love with which he loved us,
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we are bound to always give thanks to God for you, brothers loved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief in the truth;
But when the kindness of God our Savior and his love toward mankind appeared,
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy became our father again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
Don't be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the Kingdom.
For being not yet born, neither having done anything good or bad, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him who calls,
having predestined us for adoption as children through Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his desire,
for by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God,
2 Thessalonians 1:11
To this end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire of goodness and work of faith, with power;
2 Timothy 1:9
who 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 to us in Christ Jesus before times eternal,
"'Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be holy; for I am Yahweh your God.
You shall return and obey the voice of Yahweh, and do all his commandments which I command you this day.
So then it is not of him who wills, nor of him who runs, but of God who has mercy.