Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake.
Up! O God, be the judge of your cause; keep in mind the bitter things which the man of evil behaviour says against you every day.
For when the news comes to the Canaanites and all the people of the land, they will come up, shutting us in and cutting off our name from the earth: and what will you do for the honour of your great name?
For myself, even because of my name, I will do it; for I will not let my name be shamed; and my glory I will not give to another.
And I was acting for the honour of my name, so that it might not be made unclean in the eyes of the nations, before whose eyes I had taken them out.
Not because of you am I doing it, says the Lord; let it be clear to you, and be shamed and made low because of your ways, O children of Israel.
O Lord, give ear; O Lord, have forgiveness; O Lord, take note and do; let there be no more waiting; for the honour of your name, O my God, because your town and your people are named by your name.
To the praise of the glory of his grace, which he freely gave to us in the Loved One:
The four and twenty rulers go down on their faces before him who is seated on the high seat, and give worship to him who is living for ever and ever, and take off their crowns before the high seat, saying,
For thy mercy
May the seat of his authority be before God for ever; may mercy and righteousness keep him safe.
My song will be of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make his faith clear to all generations.
You will make clear your good faith to Jacob and your mercy to Abraham, as you gave your oath to our fathers from times long past.
For the law was given through Moses; grace and the true way of life are ours through Jesus Christ.
Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision to give effect to the undertakings given by God to the fathers,
For this cause say to the children of Israel, This is what the Lord has said: I am doing this, not because of you, O children of Israel, but because of my holy name, which you have made unclean among the nations wherever you went.
1 Corinthians 3:7
So then the planter is nothing, and the waterer is nothing; but God who gives the increase.