Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were.
Wherefore also there sprang from one, and one impotent as to these things, as many as the stars of heaven in multitude, and as the sand, which is by the sea-shore, innumerable.
Or is He the God of Jews only? Is He not of gentiles also! Yes, of gentiles also;
For, if Abraham was justified by works, he has ground of boasting, but not toward God.
And, if the Spirit of Him Who raised up Jesus from the dead dwelleth in you, He Who raised up Christ Jesus from the dead will make alive your mortal bodies through His Spirit dwelling in you.
and think not to say within yourselves, 'As a father we have Abraham;' for I say to you, that God is able out of these stones to raise up children to Abraham.
For, as the Father raiseth the dead, and maketh them alive; so also the Son maketh alive whom He willeth.
It is the Spirit That giveth life; the flesh profits nothing: the words which I have spoken to you are spirit, and they are life.
1 Corinthians 15:45
So also it has been written, "The first man Adam was a living soul"; the last Adam, a life-giving Spirit.
You also did He make alive, when ye were dead in your trespasses and sins,
1 Timothy 6:13
I charge you before God who preserves alive all things, and Christ Jesus Who before Pontius Pilate testified a good confession,
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.
And it shall be that in the place where it was said, 'Ye are not My people,' there shall they be called sons of the living God."
saith the Lord, Who maketh these things known from of old.
1 Corinthians 1:28
and the base things of the world, and things despised, did God choose, and the things that are not, that He might bring to nought the things that are;
By faith Noah, being divinely instructed concerning things not yet seen, moved with fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his house; through which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.
1 Peter 2:10
who once were not a people, but are now God's people; who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.
2 Peter 3:8
But, beloved, let not this one thing escape you, that one day with the Lord is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
But ye, brethren, after the manner of Isaac, are children of promise.