Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, will be able to separate us from
the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him,
righteousness to children’s children,
The Lord appeared to him from afar, saying,
loved you with an everlasting love;
Therefore I have drawn you with
Therefore I have drawn you with
and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish; and no one will snatch them out of My hand.
Now before the Feast of
the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren beloved by the Lord, because God has chosen you from the beginning for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.
and from Jesus Christ,
the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and released us from our sins by His blood—
and if children,
heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.
And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance;
“Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
“But before all these things, they will lay their hands on you and will persecute you, delivering you to the synagogues and prisons, bringing you before kings and governors for My name’s sake.
These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.”
strengthening the souls of
the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying, “ Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God.”
the Holy Spirit solemnly testifies to me in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me.
2 Corinthians 4:17
light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,
2 Corinthians 6:4
but in everything
commending ourselves as servants of God, in much endurance, in afflictions, in hardships, in distresses,
2 Corinthians 11:23
servants of Christ?—I speak as if insane—I more so; in far more labors, in far more imprisonments, beaten times without number, often in danger of death.
2 Timothy 1:12
For this reason I also suffer these things, but
I am not ashamed; for I know whom I have believed and I am convinced that He is able to guard what I have entrusted to Him until that day.
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defense no one supported me, but all deserted me;
may it not be counted against them.
consider Him who has endured such hostility by sinners against Himself, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
1 Peter 1:5
protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
1 Peter 4:12
Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;
said to him, “My lord, you know.” And he said to me, “These are the ones who come out of the great tribulation, and they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.