Privileges of saints

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2 Corinthians 8:4

Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints.

2 Corinthians 9:12

For the administration of this service not only supplieth the want of the saints, but is abundant also by many thanksgivings unto God;

Psalm 149:9

To execute upon them the judgment written: this honour have all his saints. Praise ye the LORD.

Ephesians 1:1

Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus:

Ephesians 3:8

Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;

Revelation 19:8

And to her was granted that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white: for the fine linen is the righteousness of saints.

Colossians 1:2

To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ which are at Colosse: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

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Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Father

Isaiah 63:16

Doubtless thou art our father, though Abraham be ignorant of us, and Israel acknowledge us not: thou, O LORD, art our father, our redeemer; thy name is from everlasting.

Deuteronomy 32:6

Do ye thus requite the LORD, O foolish people and unwise? 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 thine hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, O LORD God of truth.

Privileges of saints » Having » Christ for their shepherd

John 10:16

And other sheep I have, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Salvation

Isaiah 12:2

Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and not be afraid: for the LORD JEHOVAH is my strength and my song; he also is become my 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 the LORD shall be unto thee an everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.

Micah 7:8

Rejoice not against me, O mine enemy: when I fall, I shall arise; when I sit in darkness, the LORD 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 the LORD the King of Israel, and his redeemer the LORD 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 cry, my King, and my God: for unto thee will I pray.

Psalm 44:4

Thou art my King, O God: command deliverances 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 abundant grace might through the thanksgiving of many redound to the glory of God. For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day. For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;

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

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Portion

Lamentations 3:24

The LORD is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

Privileges of saints » Having » The promises of God

Privileges of saints » Profiting by chastisement

Hebrews 12:10-11

For they verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness. Now no chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them which are exercised thereby.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Friend

2 Chronicles 20:7

Art not thou our God, who didst drive out the inhabitants of this land before thy people Israel, and gavest it to the seed of Abraham thy friend for ever?

James 2:23

And the scripture was fulfilled which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed unto him for righteousness: and he was called the Friend of God.

Privileges of saints » Interceding for others

Genesis 18:23-33

And Abraham drew near, and said, Wilt thou also destroy the righteous with the wicked? Peradventure there be fifty righteous within the city: wilt thou also destroy and not spare the place for the fifty righteous that are therein? That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked: and that the righteous should be as the wicked, that be far from thee: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right? read more.
And the LORD said, If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sakes. And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, which am but dust and ashes: Peradventure there shall lack five of the fifty righteous: wilt thou destroy all the city for lack of five? And he said, If I find there forty and five, I will not destroy it. And he spake unto him yet again, and said, Peradventure there shall be forty found there. And he said, I will not do it for forty's sake. And he said unto him, Oh let not the Lord be angry, and I will speak: Peradventure there shall thirty be found there. And he said, I will not do it, if I find thirty there. And he said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord: Peradventure there shall be twenty found there. And he said, I will not destroy it for twenty's sake. And he said, Oh let not the Lord be angry, and I will speak yet but this once: Peradventure ten shall be found there. And he said, I will not destroy it for ten's sake. And the LORD went his way, as soon as he had left communing with Abraham: and Abraham returned unto his place.

Privileges of saints » Suffering for Christ

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Helper

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Tower

Psalm 61:3

For thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy.

2 Samuel 22:3

The God of my rock; in him will I trust: he is my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge, my saviour; thou savest me from violence.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Guide

Psalm 48:14

For this God is our God for ever and ever: he will be our guide even unto death.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » deliverer

2 Samuel 22:2

And he said, The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer;

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Redeemer

Isaiah 43:14

Thus saith the LORD, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; For your sake I have sent to Babylon, and have brought down all their nobles, and the Chaldeans, whose cry is in the ships.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Shield

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Refuge

Psalm 46:11

The LORD of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge. 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 the LORD shall be unto thee an 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 the LORD, which is my refuge, even the most High, thy habitation;

Privileges of saints » The possession of all things

1 Corinthians 3:21-22

Therefore let no man glory 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 to come; 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 shall 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

Thou camest down also upon mount Sinai, and spakest with them from heaven, and gavest them right judgments, and true laws, good statutes and commandments: And madest known unto them thy holy sabbath, and commandedst them precepts, statutes, and laws, by the hand of 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 shall neither slumber nor sleep. The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD 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, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.

Privileges of saints » Union in God and Christ