Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men!
How precious is your loyal love, O God! The human race finds shelter under your wings.
A psalm by Asaph. Certainly God is good to Israel, and to those whose motives are pure!
They will talk about the fame of your great kindness, and sing about your justice.
Since ancient times no one has heard or perceived, no eye has seen any God besides you, who intervenes for those who wait for him.
They are fresh every morning; your faithfulness is abundant!
1 Corinthians 2:9
But just as it is written, "Things that no eye has seen, or ear heard, or mind imagined, are the things God has prepared for those who love him."
1 John 3:1
(See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called God's children -- and indeed we are! For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know him.
You lead me in the path of life; I experience absolute joy in your presence; you always give me sheer delight.
those whom the Lord has ransomed will return that way. They will enter Zion with a happy shout. Unending joy will crown them, happiness and joy will overwhelm them; grief and suffering will disappear.
Keep thinking about things above, not things on the earth,
For in fact you shared the sufferings of those in prison, and you accepted the confiscation of your belongings with joy, because you knew that you certainly had a better and lasting possession.
Listen, my dear brothers and sisters! Did not God choose the poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom that he promised to those who love him?
1 Peter 1:4
that is, into an inheritance imperishable, undefiled, and unfading. It is reserved in heaven for you,
God has decreed that you will be powerful. O God, you who have acted on our behalf, demonstrate your power,
At that time we laughed loudly and shouted for joy. At that time the nations said, "The Lord has accomplished great things for these people."
For there is no spell against Jacob, nor is there any divination against Israel. At this time it must be said of Jacob and of Israel, 'Look at what God has done!'
O Lord, you make us secure, for even all we have accomplished, you have done for us.
But the one who practices the truth comes to the light, so that it may be plainly evident that his deeds have been done in God.
The whole group kept quiet and listened to Barnabas and Paul while they explained all the miraculous signs and wonders God had done among the Gentiles through them.
2 Corinthians 5:5
Now the one who prepared us for this very purpose is God, who gave us the Spirit as a down payment.