Privileges of saints

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2 Corinthians 8:4

begging us with much entreaty to receive this grace and the fellowship in the service to the saints.

Ephesians 1:1

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

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Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Father

Isaiah 63:16

For you are our Father, though Abraham doesn't know us, and Israel does not acknowledge us: you, Yahweh, are our Father; our Redeemer from everlasting is your name.

Privileges of saints » Having » Christ for their intercessor

Privileges of saints » Committing themselves to God

Psalm 31:5

Into your hand I commend my spirit. You redeem me, Yahweh, 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 your light by day; neither for brightness shall the moon give light to you: but Yahweh will be to you an everlasting light, and your God your glory.

Micah 7:8

Don't rejoice against me, my enemy. When I fall, I will arise. When I sit in darkness, Yahweh will be a light to me.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Strength

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » King

Isaiah 44:6

This is what Yahweh, the King of Israel, and his Redeemer, Yahweh of Armies, says: "I am the first, and I am the last; and besides me there is no God.

Psalm 5:2

Listen to the voice of my cry, my King and my God; for to you do I pray.

Psalm 44:4

You are my King, God. Command victories 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, being multiplied through the many, may cause the thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God. Therefore we don't faint, but though our outward man is decaying, yet our inward man is renewed day by day. For our light affliction, which is for the moment, works for us more and more exceedingly 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, for a few days, punished us as seemed good to them; but he for our profit, that we may be partakers of his holiness. All chastening seems for the present to be not joyous but grievous; yet afterward it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been exercised thereby.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Friend

2 Chronicles 20:7

Didn't you, our God, drive out the inhabitants of this land before your people Israel, and give it to the seed of Abraham your friend forever?

Privileges of saints » Interceding for others

Genesis 18:23-33

Abraham drew near, and said, "Will you consume the righteous with the wicked? What if there are fifty righteous within the city? Will you consume and not spare the place for the fifty righteous who are in it? Be it far from you to do things like that, to kill the righteous with the wicked, so that the righteous should be like the wicked. May that be far from you. Shouldn't the Judge of all the earth do right?" read more.
Yahweh said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare all the place for their sake." Abraham answered, "See now, I have taken it on myself to speak to the Lord, who am but dust and ashes. What if there will lack five of the fifty righteous? Will you destroy all the city for lack of five?" He said, "I will not destroy it, if I find forty-five there." He spoke to him yet again, and said, "What if there are forty found there?" He said, "I will not do it for the forty's sake." He said, "Oh don't let the Lord be angry, and I will speak. What if there are thirty found there?" He said, "I will not do it, if I find thirty there." He said, "See now, I have taken it on myself to speak to the Lord. What if there are twenty found there?" He said, "I will not destroy it for the twenty's sake." He said, "Oh don't let the Lord be angry, and I will speak just once more. What if ten are found there?" He said, "I will not destroy it for the ten's sake." Yahweh went his way, as soon as he had finished communing with 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, my rock, in him I will take refuge; my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge. My savior, you 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, "Yahweh is my rock, my fortress, and my deliverer, even mine;

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Redeemer

Isaiah 43:14

Thus says Yahweh, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: "For your sake, I have sent to Babylon, and I will bring all of them down as fugitives, even the Chaldeans, in the ships of their rejoicing.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Shield

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Refuge

Psalm 46:11

Yahweh of Armies is with us. The God of Jacob is our refuge. Selah. For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by the sons of Korah.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Glory

Isaiah 60:19

The sun shall be no more your light by day; neither for brightness shall the moon give light to you: but Yahweh will be to you an everlasting light, and your God your glory.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Habitation

Psalm 90:1

Lord, you have been our dwelling place for all generations.

Psalm 91:9

Because you have made Yahweh your refuge, and the Most High your dwelling place,

Privileges of saints » The possession of all things

1 Corinthians 3:21-22

Therefore 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 to come. All are yours,

Privileges of saints » Secure during public calamities

Job 5:23

For you shall be allied with the stones of the field. The animals of the field shall be at peace with you.

Job 5:20

In famine he will redeem you from death; in war, from the power of the sword.

Privileges of saints » Having God for their » Lawgiver

Nehemiah 9:13-14

"You came down also on Mount Sinai, and spoke with them from heaven, and gave them right ordinances and true laws, good statutes and commandments, and made known to them your holy Sabbath, and commanded them commandments, and statutes, and a law, by Moses your 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 who keeps Israel will neither slumber nor sleep. Yahweh is your keeper. Yahweh is your shade on your 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

Remain in me, and I in you. As the branch can't bear fruit by itself, unless it remains in the vine, so neither can you, unless you remain in me. I am the vine. You are the branches. He who remains in me, and I in him, the same bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.

Privileges of saints » Union in God and Christ