Privileges of saints

Most Relevant Verses

2 Corinthians 8:4

begging of us with much entreaty to give effect to the grace and fellowship of the service which was to be rendered to the saints.

Psalm 149:9

To execute upon them the judgment written. This honour have all his saints. Hallelujah!

Ephesians 3:8

To me, less than the least of all saints, has this grace been given, to announce among the nations the glad tidings of the unsearchable riches of the Christ,

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Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Father

Isaiah 63:16

For thou art our Father, though Abraham be ignorant of us, and Israel acknowledge us not: thou, Jehovah, art our Father; our Redeemer, from everlasting, is thy name.

Deuteronomy 32:6

Do ye thus requite Jehovah, Foolish and unwise people? Is not he thy father that hath bought thee? Hath he not made thee and established thee?

Privileges of saints » Having » Christ for their intercessor

Privileges of saints » Committing themselves to God

Psalm 31:5

Into thy hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, Jehovah, thou God of truth.

Privileges of saints » Having » Christ for their shepherd

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Salvation

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Light

Isaiah 60:19

The sun shall be no more thy light by day, neither for brightness shall the moon give light unto thee; but Jehovah shall be thine everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.

Micah 7:8

Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: though I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, Jehovah shall be a light unto me.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Strength

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » King

Isaiah 44:6

Thus saith Jehovah, the King of Israel, and his Redeemer, Jehovah of hosts: I am the first, and I am the last, and beside me there is no God.

Psalm 5:2

Hearken unto the voice of my crying, my king and my God; for to thee will I pray.

Psalm 44:4

Thou thyself art my king, O God: command deliverance for Jacob.

Privileges of saints » All things working together for their good

2 Corinthians 4:15-17

For all things are for your sakes, that the grace abounding through the many may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God. Wherefore we faint not; but if indeed our outward man is consumed, yet the inward is renewed day by day. For our momentary and light affliction works for us in surpassing measure an eternal weight of glory;

Privileges of saints » Their names written in the book of life

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Portion

Privileges of saints » Having » The promises of God

Privileges of saints » Profiting by chastisement

Hebrews 12:10-11

For they indeed chastened for a few days, as seemed good to them; but he for profit, in order to the partaking of his holiness. But no chastening at the time seems to be matter of joy, but of grief; but afterwards yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those exercised by it.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Friend

2 Chronicles 20:7

Hast not thou, our God, dispossessed the inhabitants of this land before thy people Israel, and given it for ever to the seed of Abraham, thy friend?

Privileges of saints » Interceding for others

Genesis 18:23-33

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also cause the righteous to perish with the wicked? There are perhaps fifty righteous within the city: wilt thou also destroy and not forgive the place for the sake of the fifty righteous that are therein? Far be it from thee to do so, to slay the righteous with the wicked, that the righteous should be as the wicked far be it from thee! Will not the Judge of all the earth do right? read more.
And Jehovah said, If I find at Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will forgive all the place for their sakes. And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have ventured to speak unto the Lord; I, who am dust and ashes. Perhaps there may want five of the fifty righteous: wilt thou destroy all the city on account of the five? And he said, If I shall find forty-five there, I will not destroy it. And he continued yet to speak with him, and said, Perhaps there may be forty found there. And he said, I will not do it for the forty's sake. And he said, Oh, let not the Lord be angry that I speak! Perhaps there may be thirty found there. And he said, I will not do it if I find thirty there. And he said, Behold now, I have ventured to speak with the Lord. Perhaps there may be twenty found there. And he said, I will not destroy it for the twenty's sake. And he said, Oh, let not the Lord be angry, that I speak yet but this time! Perhaps there may be ten found there. And he said, I will not destroy it for the ten's sake. And Jehovah went away when he had ended speaking to Abraham; and Abraham returned to his place.

Privileges of saints » Suffering for Christ

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Helper

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Tower

2 Samuel 22:3

God is my rock, in him will I trust My shield, and the horn of my salvation, My high tower, and my refuge, My saviour: thou wilt save me from violence.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Guide

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » deliverer

2 Samuel 22:2

And he said, Jehovah is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer;

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Redeemer

Isaiah 43:14

Thus saith Jehovah, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: For your sake I have sent to Babylon, and have brought all of them down as fugitives, even the Chaldeans, whose cry is in the ships.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Shield

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Refuge

Psalm 46:11

Jehovah of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our high fortress. Selah.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Glory

Isaiah 60:19

The sun shall be no more thy light by day, neither for brightness shall the moon give light unto thee; but Jehovah shall be thine everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Habitation

Psalm 90:1

{A Prayer of Moses, the man of God.} Lord, thou hast been our dwelling-place in all generations.

Psalm 91:9

Because thou hast made Jehovah, my refuge, the Most High, thy dwelling-place,

Privileges of saints » The possession of all things

1 Corinthians 3:21-22

So that let no one boast in men; for all things are yours. Whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or things coming, all are yours;

Privileges of saints » Secure during public calamities

Job 5:23

For thou shalt be in league with the stones of the field, and the beasts of the field shall be at peace with thee.

Job 5:20

In famine he will redeem thee from death, and in war from the power of the sword.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Lawgiver

Nehemiah 9:13-14

And thou camest down on mount Sinai, and didst speak with them from the heavens, and gavest them right judgments and true laws, good statutes and commandments. And thou madest known unto them thy holy sabbath, and prescribedst for them commandments and statutes and a law, through Moses thy servant.

Privileges of saints » Being of the household of God

Privileges of saints » Access to God by Christ

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Keeper

Psalm 121:4-5

Behold, he that keepeth Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. Jehovah is thy keeper, Jehovah is thy shade upon thy right hand;

Privileges of saints » Membership with the church of the first-born

Privileges of saints » Calling upon God in trouble

Privileges of saints » Partaking of the divine nature

Privileges of saints » Abiding in Christ

John 15:4-5

Abide in me and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself unless it abide in the vine, thus neither can ye unless ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches. He that abides in me and I in him, he bears much fruit; for without me ye can do nothing.

Privileges of saints » Union in God and Christ