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,
How he maketh
Which he foreknew
because whom He foreknew He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the first born among many brethren.
But it is not as though the word of God has failed: for they are not all Israel, who are of Israel;
And the gentiles, having heard it, were rejoicing, and glorifying the word of God; and as many as had been appointed to eternal life believed.
saith the Lord, Who maketh these things known from of old.
1 Peter 1:2
elect according to the fore-knowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: grace to you, and peace be multiplied.
"And now, brethren, I know that in ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers;
saying to Aaron, 'Make us gods who shall go before us; for as for this Moses who brought us forth out of the land of Egypt, we know not what happened to him.'
But if it be to live in flesh, this is to me a fruit of labor; and what I shall choose I know not;
Of elias? gr
And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan, and was being led in the Spirit in the wilderness
1 Corinthians 6:2
Or know ye not that the saints will judge the world? And, if the world is judged by you, are ye unworthy of the smallest tribunals?
God, having in many parts and many ways spoken, of old, to the fathers in the prophets,
How he maketh
When, therefore, the Lord knew that the Pharisees heard that Jesus was making and immersing more disciples than John