Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
God hath not cast away his people which he foreknew. Wot ye not what the scripture saith of Elias? how he maketh intercession to God against Israel, saying,
Which he foreknew
Because those of whom he had knowledge before they came into existence, were marked out by him to be made like his Son, so that he might be the first among a band of brothers:
But it is not as if the word of God was without effect. For they are not all Israel, who are of Israel:
And the Gentiles, hearing this, were glad and gave glory to the word of God: and those marked out by God for eternal life had faith.
Says the Lord, who has made these things clear from the earliest times.
1 Peter 1:2
Who, through the purpose of God, have been made holy by the Spirit, disciples of Jesus, made clean by his blood: May you have grace and peace in full measure.
And Joseph said, What is this thing which you have done? had you no thought that such a man as I would have power to see what is secret?
And when the people saw that Moses was a long time coming down from the mountain, they all came to Aaron and said to him, Come, make us a god to go before us: as for this Moses, who took us up out of the land of Egypt, we have no idea what has become of him.
And now, my brothers, I am conscious that you did this, as did your rulers, without knowledge.
And saying to Aaron, Make us gods to go before us: as for this Moses, who took us out of the land of Egypt, we have no idea what has become of him.
But if I go on living in the flesh--if this is the fruit of my work--then I do not see what decision to make.
Of elias? gr
Year after year you put up with them, and gave witness against them by your spirit through your prophets: still they did not give ear: and so you gave them up into the hands of the peoples of the lands.
And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, came back from the Jordan, and was guided by the Spirit in the waste land
1 Corinthians 6:2
Is it not certain that the saints will be the judges of the world? if then the world will be judged by you, are you unable to give a decision about the smallest things?
In times past the word of God came to our fathers through the prophets, in different parts and in different ways;
How he maketh
Then Moses was very angry, and said to the Lord, Give no attention to their offering: not one of their asses have I taken, or done wrong to any of them.
Give thought to me, O Lord, and give ear to the voice of those who put forward a cause against me.
Now when it was clear to the Lord that word had come to the ears of the Pharisees that Jesus was making more disciples than John and was giving them baptism