Divine Purposes

Most Relevant Verses

Isaiah 45:18

For thus says Yahweh, {who created} the heavens, he [is] God, {who formed} the earth and {who made} it. He himself established it; he did not create it [as] emptiness-- he formed it for inhabiting. "I [am] Yahweh and there is none besides [me].

Romans 9:17

For the scripture says to Pharaoh, "For this very [reason] I have raised you up, so that I may demonstrate my power in you, and so that my name might be proclaimed in all the earth."

Jeremiah 51:29

And the land quakes and writhes, for the plans of Yahweh against Babylon stand, to make the land of Babylon as a horror, {without} inhabitant.

Acts 26:16

But get up and stand on your feet, because for this [reason] I have appeared to you, to appoint you a servant and witness both [to the things] in which you saw me and [to the things] in which I will appear to you,

Ephesians 3:11

according to the purpose of the ages which he carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,

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divine Purposes » Sure of fulfilment

Jeremiah 51:29

And the land quakes and writhes, for the plans of Yahweh against Babylon stand, to make the land of Babylon as a horror, {without} inhabitant.

divine Purposes » Eternal in Christ

Ephesians 3:11

according to the purpose of the ages which he carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,

divine Purposes » Revealed in the gospel

divine Purposes » Irresistible

divine Purposes » Seen in his choice of instruments

Acts 26:16

But get up and stand on your feet, because for this [reason] I have appeared to you, to appoint you a servant and witness both [to the things] in which you saw me and [to the things] in which I will appear to you,

divine Purposes » Involves the overthrow of satan