Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The desire of the righteous is only good: but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.
LORD, thou have heard the desire of the humble. Thou will prepare their heart, thou will cause thine ear to hear,
One thing I have asked of LORD, that I will seek after, that I may dwell in the house of LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of LORD, and to inquire in his temple.
Delight thyself also in LORD, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.
And now, LORD, what do I wait for? My hope is in thee.
O that my ways were established to observe thy statutes!
With my soul I have desired thee in the night. Yea, with my spirit within me I will seek thee earnestly. For when thy judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.
As for me, I have not hastened from being a shepherd after thee, nor have I desired the woeful day. Thou know. That which came out of my lips was before thy face.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, because they will be filled.
When a wicked man dies, [his] expectation shall perish, and the hope of iniquity perishes.
The hope of the righteous [is] gladness, but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
but to those of self-interest, and who indeed disobey the truth but have confidence in unrighteousness--anger and wrath,
but a certain fearful expectation of judgment and of fire, a fervor that is going to devour the opposition.
grant thee thy heart's desire, and fulfill all thy counsel.