Remember the days of old;
consider the years long past.
Ask your father, and he will tell you,
your elders, and they will teach you.
I will remember the Lord’s works;
yes, I will remember Your ancient wonders.
Don’t say, “Why were the former days better than these?”
since it is not wise of you to ask this.
2 Peter 1:9
The person who lacks these things is blind and shortsighted and has forgotten the cleansing from his past sins.
the mystery hidden for ages and generations but now revealed to His saints.
For whatever was written in the past was written for our instruction, so that we may have hope through endurance and through the encouragement from the Scriptures.
Yes, God is exalted beyond our knowledge;
the number of His years cannot be counted.
2 Timothy 2:18
They have deviated from the truth, saying that the resurrection has already taken place, and are overturning the faith of some.
Oh, the depth of the riches
both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God!
How unsearchable His judgments
and untraceable His ways!
A wind passed by me,
and I shuddered with fear.
Abraham and Sarah were old and getting on in years. Sarah had passed the age of childbearing.
“For I will create a new heaven and a new earth;
the past events will not be remembered or come to mind.
“Therefore, having overlooked the times of ignorance, God now commands all people everywhere to repent,
I went by the field of a slacker
and by the vineyard of a man lacking sense.
Whatever is, has already been, and whatever will be, already is. God repeats what has passed.
Harvest has passed, summer has ended,
but we have not been saved.
1 Peter 4:3
For there has already been enough time spent in doing what the pagans choose to do: carrying on in unrestrained behavior, evil desires, drunkenness, orgies, carousing, and lawless idolatry.
God presented Him as a propitiation through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed.
For you have heard about my former way of life in Judaism: I persecuted God’s church to an extreme degree and tried to destroy it.
Remember what happened long ago,
for I am God, and there is no other;
I am God, and no one is like Me.
Long ago God spoke to the fathers by the prophets at different times and in different ways.
For in Your sight a thousand years
are like yesterday that passes by,
like a few hours of the night.
He does great and unsearchable things,
wonders without number.
For ask the previous generation,
and pay attention to what their fathers discovered,
“Do not remember the past events,
pay no attention to things of old.
For you will forget your suffering,
recalling it only as waters that have flowed by.
Then, even if your beginnings were modest,
your final days will be full of prosperity.
Since man’s days are determined
and the number of his months depends on You,
and since You have set limits he cannot pass,
Remember the earlier days when, after you had been enlightened, you endured a hard struggle with sufferings.
There is no remembrance of those who came before;
and of those who will come after
there will also be no remembrance
by those who follow them.
“The final glory of this house will be greater than the first,” says the Lord of Hosts. “I will provide peace in this place”—this is the declaration of the Lord of Hosts.
In past generations He allowed all the nations to go their own way,
2 Corinthians 5:17
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away, and look, new things have come.
2 Peter 3:2
so that you can remember the words previously spoken by the holy prophets and the command of our Lord and Savior given through your apostles.
For only a few years will pass
before I go the way of no return.
1 Peter 3:5
For in the past, the holy women who put their hope in God also beautified themselves in this way, submitting to their own husbands,
Take Me to court; let us argue our case together.
State your case, so that you may be vindicated.
My days have slipped by;
my plans have been ruined,
even the things dear to my heart.
I remember the days of old;
I meditate on all You have done;
I reflect on the work of Your hands.