Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?
What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound?
But if that servant be wicked and say in his heart, my master delayeth his coming,
2 Peter 3:3
that there will come in the last days scoffers,
and that He might make known the riches of his glory in the vessels of mercy, which He hath prepared for glory?
For there is no difference of Jew and Greek: for He being Lord of all is bountiful to all that call upon Him.
O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgements, and his ways not to be traced out!
in whom we have redemption through his blood, even the remission of sins, according to the riches of his grace;
But God being rich in mercy, through his great love wherewith He loved us,
On me, who am less than the least of all saints, was this grace bestowed, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ,
And my God will supply all your wants, according to his riches, in glory, by Christ Jesus.
to whom God would make known the rich glory of this mystery, among the gentiles; which is this, that Christ is in you the hope of glory:
that their hearts may be comforted, being knit together in love, and to all the riches of a full assurance of understanding in these things, to the acknowledgment of the mystery of our God and Father, and of Christ:
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge them, that are rich in this world, not to be high-minded nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who richly affords us all things for enjoyment: charge them to do good,
But when the kindness and love of God our Saviour towards man appeared,
whom God hath appointed to be a propitiation, through faith in his blood, for a demonstration of his righteousness, in the remission of past sins, according to the forbearance of God;
And what if God, though resolved to shew his displeasure at last, and to make known his power, yet bore with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction?
1 Timothy 1:16
But for this end I obtained mercy, that in me a chief sinner Jesus Christ might display his long-suffering, for an example to those who should afterwards believe on Him to eternal life.
1 Peter 3:20
who of old were disobedient, when the long-suffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was preparing; wherein a few, that is eight souls, were saved by water.
And some fell upon stony ground, and as soon as it sprung up, it withered away, because it had no moisture.