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8 Bible Verses about Divine Purposes

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Isaiah 45:18

For thus says the Lord, who created the heavens (He is the God who formed the earth and made it, He established it and did not create it a waste place, but formed it to be inhabited),
“I am the Lord, and there is none else.

Romans 9:17

For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, “For this very purpose I raised you up, to demonstrate My power in you, and that My name might be proclaimed throughout the whole earth.”

Jeremiah 51:29

So the land quakes and writhes,
For the purposes of the Lord against Babylon stand,
To make the land of Babylon
A desolation without inhabitants.

Acts 26:16

But get up and stand on your feet; for this purpose I have appeared to you, to appoint you a minister and a witness not only to the things which you have seen, but also to the things in which I will appear to you;

Ephesians 3:11

This was in accordance with the eternal purpose which He carried out in Christ Jesus our Lord,

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divine Purposes » Sure of fulfilment

Jeremiah 51:29

So the land quakes and writhes,
For the purposes of the Lord against Babylon stand,
To make the land of Babylon
A desolation without inhabitants.

divine Purposes » Eternal in Christ

Ephesians 3:11

This was in accordance with the eternal purpose 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; for this purpose I have appeared to you, to appoint you a minister and a witness not only to the things which you have seen, but also to the things in which I will appear to you;

divine Purposes » Involves the overthrow of satan

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