Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have made a covenant with my chosen, I have sworn unto David my servant,
I will always extend my loyal love to him, and my covenant with him is secure.
2 Samuel 7:10
I will establish a place for my people Israel and settle them there; they will live there and not be disturbed any more. Violent men will not oppress them again, as they did in the beginning
2 Samuel 23:5
My dynasty is approved by God, for he has made a perpetual covenant with me, arranged in all its particulars and secured. He always delivers me, and brings all I desire to fruition.
1 Kings 8:16
He told David, 'Since the day I brought my people Israel out of Egypt, I have not chosen a city from all the tribes of Israel to build a temple in which to live. But I have chosen David to lead my people Israel.'
Pay attention and come to me! Listen, so you can live! Then I will make an unconditional covenantal promise to you, just like the reliable covenantal promises I made to David.
But they will be subject to the Lord their God and to the Davidic ruler whom I will raise up as king over them.
"I, Lord, make the following promise: 'I have made a covenant with the day and with the night that they will always come at their proper times. Only if you people could break that covenant
I will set one shepherd over them, and he will feed them -- namely, my servant David. He will feed them and will be their shepherd.
Afterward, the Israelites will turn and seek the Lord their God and their Davidic king. Then they will submit to the Lord in fear and receive his blessings in the future.
He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give him the throne of his father David.
Then you spoke through a vision to your faithful followers and said: "I have energized a warrior; I have raised up a young man from the people.
He chose David, his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds.
"Here is my servant whom I support, my chosen one in whom I take pleasure. I have placed my spirit on him; he will make just decrees for the nations.
And a voice from heaven said, "This is my one dear Son; in him I take great delight."
"Here is my servant whom I have chosen, the one I love, in whom I take great delight. I will put my Spirit on him, and he will proclaim justice to the nations.
Once and for all I have vowed by my own holiness, I will never deceive David.
The Lord made a reliable promise to David; he will not go back on his word. He said, "I will place one of your descendants on your throne.
2 Samuel 3:9
God will severely judge Abner if I do not do for David exactly what the Lord has promised him,
So then, because he was a prophet and knew that God had sworn to him with an oath to seat one of his descendants on his throne,
but Jesus did so with a sworn affirmation by the one who said to him, "The Lord has sworn and will not change his mind, 'You are a priest forever'" --