Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Lord makes this promise on oath and will not revoke it: "You are an eternal priest after the pattern of Melchizedek."
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.
The sovereign Lord confirms this oath by his own holy character: "Certainly the time is approaching when you will be carried away in baskets, every last one of you in fishermen's pots.
The Lord confirms this oath by the arrogance of Jacob: "I swear I will never forget all you have done!
Now when God made his promise to Abraham, since he could swear by no one greater, he swore by himself,
That i will not lie
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we ought to thank God always for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.
in hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the ages began.