Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Oh, that the salvation of Israel would come from Zion! When the LORD restores His captive people, let Jacob rejoice, let Israel be glad.
Remember, O LORD, Your compassion and loving devotion, for they are from age to age.
I waited patiently for the LORD; He inclined to me and heard my cry.
Psalm 62:1, 5
In God alone my soul finds rest; my salvation comes from Him. . . .
Show us Your loving devotion, O LORD, and grant us Your salvation.
Psalm 119:41, 166, 174
May Your loving devotion come to me, O LORD, Your salvation, according to Your promise. . . .
As the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maidservant look to the hand of her mistress, so our eyes are on the LORD our God until He shows us mercy.
I wait for the LORD; my soul does wait, and in His word I put my hope.
I will wait for the LORD, who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob. I will put my trust in Him.
And in that day it will be said, "Surely this is our God; we have waited for Him, and He has saved us. This is the LORD for whom we have waited. Let us rejoice and be glad in His salvation."
Now therefore, make a bargain with my master, the king of Assyria. I will give you two thousand horses--if you can put riders on them!
Therefore the LORD longs to be gracious to you; therefore He rises to show you compassion, for the LORD is a just God. Blessed are all who wait for Him.
O LORD, be gracious to us! We wait for You. Be our strength every morning and our salvation in time of trouble.
The LORD is good to those who wait for Him, to the soul who seeks Him.
But as for me, I will look to the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation. My God will hear me.
She will give birth to a son, and you shall give Him the name Jesus, because He will save His people from their sins."
Joseph of Arimathea, a prominent Council member who himself was waiting for the kingdom of God, boldly went to Pilate to ask for the body of Jesus.
So the angel told her, "Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God.
Luke 2:25, 30
Now there was a man in Jerusalem named Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him. . . .
who had not consented to their decision or action. He was from the Judean town of Arimathea, and was waiting for the kingdom of God.
Romans 8:19, 25
The creation waits in eager expectation for the revelation of the sons of God. . . .
But by faith we eagerly await through the Spirit the hope of righteousness.
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to await His Son from heaven, whom He raised from the dead--Jesus our deliverer from the coming wrath.