Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For I long to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual gift, to the end ye may be established;
but now, with no further place for me in these regions, and since I
have had for many years a longing to come to you
Now you have indeed gone away because you longed greatly for your father’s house; but why did you steal
2 Samuel 13:39
The heart of King David longed to go out to Absalom; for
he was comforted concerning Amnon, since he was dead.
2 Samuel 23:15
David had a craving and said, “Oh that someone would give me water to drink from the well of Bethlehem which is by the gate!”
2 Corinthians 9:14
while they also, by prayer on your behalf, yearn for you because of the surpassing grace of God in you.
God is my witness, how I long for you all with the affection of Christ Jesus.
because he was longing
for you all and was distressed because you had heard that he was sick.
Therefore, my beloved brethren
whom I long to see, my joy and crown, in this way stand firm in the Lord, my beloved.
Now to Him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which has been kept secret for long ages past,
2 Chronicles 20:20
They rose early in the morning and went out to the wilderness of Tekoa; and when they went out, Jehoshaphat stood and said, “Listen to me, O Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem,
put your trust in the Lord your God and you will be established. Put your trust in His prophets and succeed.”
the churches were being strengthened in the faith, and were increasing in number daily.
2 Corinthians 1:21
Now He who
establishes us with you in Christ and anointed us is God,
1 Thessalonians 3:2
and we sent
Timothy, our brother and God’s fellow worker in the gospel of Christ, to strengthen and encourage you as to your faith,
2 Thessalonians 2:17
comfort and strengthen your hearts in every good work and word.
2 Thessalonians 3:3
the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
Do not be carried away by varied and strange teachings; for it is good for the heart to be strengthened by grace, not by foods, through which those who were so occupied were not benefited.
1 Peter 5:10
After you have suffered
for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you.
2 Peter 1:12
I will always be ready to remind you of these things, even though you already know them, and have been established in the truth which is present with you.
2 Peter 3:17
beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard so that you are not carried away by the error of unprincipled men and fall from your own steadfastness,
I know that when
I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessing of Christ.