Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Many saying, Who will cause us to see good? Lift up upon us the light of thy face, O Jehovah.
For thou wilt set him praises forever: thou wilt make him glad in joy with thy face.
For a moment in his anger; life in his acceptance: weeping shall lodge in the evening, and rejoicing for the morning.
For I am pressed together from two, having one eager desire to be loosed, and be with Christ (rather much better:)
1 John 3:2
Dearly beloved, now are we the children of God, and it has not yet been manifested what we shall be: and we know that, if he be manifested, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.
So that glory shall play on the harp to thee, and shall not be silent O Jehovah my God, I will praise thee forever.
O Jehovah, thou wilt open my lips, and my mouth shall announce thy praise.
I called to him with my mouth, and he was lifted up under my tongue.
Take with you words and turn back to Jehovah: say to him, Thou wilt take away all iniquity, and take good: and we will requite the fruits of our lips.
(I speak as man through the weakness of your flesh:) for as ye presented your members to uncleanness and iniquity; so now present ye your members servants to justice for consecration.
I Beseech you therefore, brethren, by the compassions of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, pleasing to God, your reasonable service.
1 Corinthians 6:20
For ye were bought for a price: then glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are of God.
By him therefore we should always bring up the sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of the lips assenting to his name.
So also the tongue is a small member, and vaunts itself. Behold, how great a wood a little fire inflames