Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD; and the people whom he hath chosen for his own inheritance.

General references

Bible References

People

Psalm 65:4
Blessed is the man whom thou dost choose and cause to approach unto thee that he may dwell in thy courts: we shall be satisfied with the goodness of thy house even of thy holy temple.
Psalm 135:4
For JAH has chosen Jacob unto himself and Israel for his own possession.
Deuteronomy 7:6
For thou art a holy people unto the LORD thy God; the LORD thy God has chosen thee to be a special people unto himself, different from all the peoples that are upon the face of the earth.
John 15:16
Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain; that whatever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it unto you.
Ephesians 1:4
according as he has chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blemish before him in charity;
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.

His own

Psalm 28:9
Save thy people and bless thine inheritance; feed them also and lift them up for ever.
Jeremiah 10:16
The portion of Jacob is not like them: for he is the Former of all things, and Israel is the rod of his inheritance: The LORD of the hosts is his name.
Titus 2:14
who gave himself for us that he might redeem us from all iniquity and purify unto himself a people of his own, zealous of good works.

General references

Leviticus 18:2
Speak unto the sons of Israel and say unto them, I AM your God.