Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
How excellent is thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.
How great is your favor, which you store up for your loyal followers! In plain sight of everyone you bestow it on those who take shelter in you.
Certainly O Lord, you are kind and forgiving, and show great faithfulness to all who cry out to you.
They will talk about the fame of your great kindness, and sing about your justice.
The Lord passed by before him and proclaimed: "The Lord, the Lord, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, and abounding in loyal love and faithfulness,
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
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.
1 John 4:9
By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God has sent his one and only Son into the world so that we may live through him.
How difficult it is for me to fathom your thoughts about me, O God! How vast is their sum total!
1 Peter 2:6
For it says in scripture, "Look, I lay in Zion a stone, a chosen and priceless cornerstone, and whoever believes in him will never be put to shame."
2 Peter 1:4
Through these things he has bestowed on us his precious and most magnificent promises, so that by means of what was promised you may become partakers of the divine nature, after escaping the worldly corruption that is produced by evil desire.
Protect me as you would protect the pupil of your eye! Hide me in the shadow of your wings!
For the music director; according to the al-tashcheth style; a prayer of David, written when he fled from Saul into the cave. Have mercy on me, O God! Have mercy on me! For in you I have taken shelter. In the shadow of your wings I take shelter until trouble passes.
For you are my deliverer; under your wings I rejoice.
He will shelter you with his wings; you will find safety under his wings. His faithfulness is like a shield or a protective wall.
May the Lord reward your efforts! May your acts of kindness be repaid fully by the Lord God of Israel, from whom you have sought protection!"
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those who are sent to you! How often I have longed to gather your children together as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you would have none of it!