Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As a wonder
Behold, I and the children whom the LORD has given me are for signs and for wonders in Israel from the LORD of the hosts, who dwells in Mount Zion.
And the angel of the LORD protested unto Joshua, saying,
And Simeon blessed them and said unto Mary his mother, Behold, this child is set for the fall and rising again of many in Israel and for a sign which shall be spoken against
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled, and they took knowledge of them that they had been with Jesus.
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to death; for we are made a spectacle unto the world and to angels and to men.
2 Corinthians 4:8
We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are unsure of our lives, but not in despair;
2 Corinthians 6:8
through honour and dishonour, through evil report and good report; as deceivers, and yet as men of the truth;
In God is my saving health and my glory; the rock of my strength and my refuge is in God.
I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no one that would know me; I had no refuge; no one cared for my soul.
O LORD, my strength, and my fortress, and my refuge in the time of the affliction; Gentiles shall come unto thee from the ends of the earth and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies, vanity, and things in which there is no profit.