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 one whom] you choose and bring near, [that] he may abide in your courts. We will be satisfied with the goodness of your house, your holy temple.
Psalm 135:4
For Yah has chosen Jacob for himself, Israel as his special possession.
Deuteronomy 7:6
For you [are] a holy people for Yahweh your God; Yahweh your God has chosen you to be for him a people, a treasured possession from [among] all the peoples that [are] on the face of the earth.
John 15:16
You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and your fruit should remain, in order that whatever you ask the Father in my name he will give you.
Ephesians 1:4
just as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, [that] we should be holy and blameless before him in love,
1 Peter 2:9
But you [are] a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for [God's] possession, so that you may proclaim the virtues of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light,

His own

Psalm 28:9
Save your people and bless your heritage. Shepherd them also and carry them always.
Jeremiah 10:16
The portion of Jacob [is] not like these, for he [is] the creator of everything, and Israel [is] the tribe of his inheritance, Yahweh of hosts [is] his name.
Titus 2:14
who gave himself for us, in order that he might redeem us from all lawlessness and purify for himself a people for his own possession, zealous for good deeds.

General references

Leviticus 18:2
"Speak to the {Israelites}, and say to them, 'I [am] Yahweh your God.