What is man that You take thought of him?

Exodus 20:11  “For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.

Psalm 19:1  For the choir director. A Psalm of David. The heavens are telling of the glory of God; And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.

Psalm 33:6,9  By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, And by the breath of His mouth all their host. • For He spoke, and it was done; He commanded, and it stood fast.

Isaiah 40:15  Behold, the nations are like a drop from a bucket, And are regarded as a speck of dust on the scales; Behold, He lifts up the islands like fine dust.

Hebrews 11:3  By faith we understand that the worlds were prepared by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things which are visible.

Psalm 8:3,4  When I consider Your heavens, the work of Your fingers, The moon and the stars, which You have ordained; • What is man that You take thought of him, And the son of man that You care for him?

 

Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

Proverbs 2:8  Guarding the paths of justice, And He preserves the way of His godly ones.

Deuteronomy 1:32,33  “But for all this, you did not trust the LORD your God, • who goes before you on your way, to seek out a place for you to encamp, in fire by night and cloud by day, to show you the way in which you should go.

Deuteronomy 32:11,12  “Like an eagle that stirs up its nest, That hovers over its young, He spread His wings and caught them, He carried them on His pinions. • “The LORD alone guided him, And there was no foreign god with him.

Psalm 37:23,24  The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way. • When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.

Psalm 34:19  Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

Psalm 1:6  For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, But the way of the wicked will perish.

Romans 8:28  And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.

2 Chronicles 32:8  “With him is only an arm of flesh, but with us is the LORD our God to help us and to fight our battles.” And the people relied on the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.

Zephaniah 3:17  “The LORD your God is in your midst, A victorious warrior. He will exult over you with joy, He will be quiet in His love, He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.

 

But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me

Genesis 41:52  He named the second Ephraim, “For,” he said, “God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.”

2 Corinthians 1:3-5  Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, • who comforts us in all our affliction so that we will be able to comfort those who are in any affliction with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. • For just as the sufferings of Christ are ours in abundance, so also our comfort is abundant through Christ.

1 Peter 1:6,7  In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials, • so that the proof of your faith, being more precious than gold which is perishable, even though tested by fire, may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ;

2 Timothy 4:17  But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the proclamation might be fully accomplished, and that all the Gentiles might hear; and I was rescued out of the lion’s mouth.

1 Peter 4:19  Therefore, those also who suffer according to the will of God shall entrust their souls to a faithful Creator in doing what is right.

 

and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish

Romans 6:11  Even so consider yourselves to be dead to sin, but alive to God in Christ Jesus.

John 5:24  “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and does not come into judgment, but has passed out of death into life.

Galatians 2:19,20  “For through the Law I died to the Law, so that I might live to God. • “I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.

John 14:19  “After a little while the world will no longer see Me, but you will see Me; because I live, you will live also.

John 10:28-30  and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish; and no one will snatch them out of My hand. • “My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all; and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father’s hand. • “I and the Father are one.”

Galatians 3:1,3  You foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you, before whose eyes Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified? • Are you so foolish? Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by the flesh?

 

SACRIFICE AND OFFERING YOU HAVE NOT DESIRED, BUT A BODY YOU HAVE PREPARED FOR ME

Hebrews 12:24  and to Jesus, the mediator of a new covenant, and to the sprinkled blood, which speaks better than the blood of Abel.

John 1:29  The next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, “Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!

Revelation 13:8  All who dwell on the earth will worship him, everyone whose name has not been written from the foundation of the world in the book of life of the Lamb who has been slain.

Hebrews 10:4,5,10  For it is impossible for the blood of bulls and goats to take away sins. • Therefore, when He comes into the world, He says, “SACRIFICE AND OFFERING YOU HAVE NOT DESIRED, BUT A BODY YOU HAVE PREPARED FOR ME; • By this will we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all.

Genesis 4:4  Abel, on his part also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of their fat portions. And the LORD had regard for Abel and for his offering;

Ephesians 5:2  and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant aroma.

Hebrews 10:22  let us draw near with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water.

Hebrews 10:19  Therefore, brethren, since we have confidence to enter the holy place by the blood of Jesus,

 

“Never has a man spoken the way this man speaks.”

Proverbs 2:6  For the LORD gives wisdom; From His mouth come knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 3:5  Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding.

James 1:5  But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.

1 Corinthians 1:25  Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men.

1 Corinthians 1:27,29  but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong, • so that no man may boast before God.

Psalm 119:130  The unfolding of Your words gives light; It gives understanding to the simple.

Psalm 119:11  Your word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against You.

Luke 4:22  And all were speaking well of Him, and wondering at the gracious words which were falling from His lips; and they were saying, “Is this not Joseph’s son?”

John 7:46  The officers answered, “Never has a man spoken the way this man speaks.”

1 Corinthians 1:30  But by His doing you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption,

 

Who can say, “I have cleansed my heart, I am pure from my sin “?

Proverbs 20:9  Who can say, “I have cleansed my heart, I am pure from my sin “?

Psalm 14:2,3  The LORD has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men To see if there are any who understand, Who seek after God. • They have all turned aside, together they have become corrupt; There is no one who does good, not even one.

Romans 8:8  and those who are in the flesh cannot please God.

Romans 7:18,19  For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh; for the willing is present in me, but the doing of the good is not. • For the good that I want, I do not do, but I practice the very evil that I do not want.

Isaiah 64:6  For all of us have become like one who is unclean, And all our righteous deeds are like a filthy garment; And all of us wither like a leaf, And our iniquities, like the wind, take us away.

Galatians 3:22  But the Scripture has shut up everyone under sin, so that the promise by faith in Jesus Christ might be given to those who believe.

2 Corinthians 5:19  namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation.

1 John 1:8,9  If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us. • If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.

 

If anyone is thirsty, let him come to Me and drink.

Psalm 78:20  “Behold, He struck the rock so that waters gushed out, And streams were overflowing; Can He give bread also? Will He provide meat for His people?”

1 Corinthians 10:1-4  For I do not want you to be unaware, brethren, that our fathers were all under the cloud and all passed through the sea; • and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea; • and all ate the same spiritual food; • and all drank the same spiritual drink, for they were drinking from a spiritual rock which followed them; and the rock was Christ.

John 19:34  But one of the soldiers pierced His side with a spear, and immediately blood and water came out.

Isaiah 53:5  But He was pierced through for our transgressions, He was crushed for our iniquities; The chastening for our well-being fell upon Him, And by His scourging we are healed.

John 5:40  and you are unwilling to come to Me so that you may have life.

Jeremiah 2:13  “For My people have committed two evils: They have forsaken Me, The fountain of living waters, To hew for themselves cisterns, Broken cisterns That can hold no water.

John 7:37  Now on the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, saying, “If anyone is thirsty, let him come to Me and drink.

Revelation 22:17  The Spirit and the bride say, “Come.” And let the one who hears say, “Come.” And let the one who is thirsty come; let the one who wishes take the water of life without cost.

 

I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.

Haggai 2:4  ‘But now take courage, Zerubbabel,’ declares the LORD, ‘take courage also, Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and all you people of the land take courage,’ declares the LORD, ‘and work; for I am with you,’ declares the LORD of hosts.

John 15:5  “I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me and I in him, he bears much fruit, for apart from Me you can do nothing.

Philippians 4:13  I can do all things through Him who strengthens me.

Ephesians 6:10  Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might.

Nehemiah 8:10  Then he said to them, “Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength.”

Zechariah 8:9  “Thus says the LORD of hosts, ‘Let your hands be strong, you who are listening in these days to these words from the mouth of the prophets, those who spoke in the day that the foundation of the house of the LORD of hosts was laid, to the end that the temple might be built.

Isaiah 35:3,4  Encourage the exhausted, and strengthen the feeble. • Say to those with anxious heart, “Take courage, fear not. Behold, your God will come with vengeance; The recompense of God will come, But He will save you.”

Judges 6:14  The LORD looked at him and said, “Go in this your strength and deliver Israel from the hand of Midian. Have I not sent you?”

Romans 8:31  What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?

2 Corinthians 4:1  Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we received mercy, we do not lose heart,

Galatians 6:9  Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.

1 Corinthians 15:57  but thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

 

‘For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the LORD

Lamentations 3:27  It is good for a man that he should bear The yoke in his youth.

Proverbs 22:6  Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it.

Hebrews 12:9,10  Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live? • For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.

Psalm 119:67,71  Before I was afflicted I went astray, But now I keep Your word. • It is good for me that I was afflicted, That I may learn Your statutes.

Jeremiah 29:11  ‘For I know the plans that I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.

1 Peter 5:6  Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time,