Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 3:18
So Samuel told him everything and did not hide a thing from him. "He is the LORD, " replied Eli. "Let Him do what is good in His eyes."
2 Samuel 15:26
But if He should say, 'I do not delight in you, ' then here I am; let Him do to me whatever seems good to Him."
2 Kings 1:13-15
So the king sent a third captain with his fifty men. And the third captain went up, fell on his knees before Elijah, and begged him, "Man of God, may my life and the lives of these fifty servants please be precious in your sight. . . .
2 Chronicles 30:8
Now do not stiffen your neck as your fathers did. Submit to the LORD and come to His sanctuary which He has consecrated forever. Serve the LORD your God, so that His fierce anger will turn away from you.
2 Chronicles 33:12, 13
And in his distress, Manasseh sought the favor of the LORD his God and earnestly humbled himself before the God of his fathers. . . .
saying: "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I shall return. The LORD gave, and the LORD has taken away. Blessed be the name of the LORD."
Then Job answered the LORD: . . .
Then Job replied to the LORD: . . .
When I kept silent, my bones became brittle from my groaning all day long. . . .
Say to God, "How awesome are Your deeds! So great is Your power that Your enemies cower before You.
Rebuke the beast in the reeds, the herd of bulls among the calves of the nations, until it submits, bringing bars of silver. Scatter the nations who delight in war.
Say to the king and to the queen mother: "Take a lowly seat, for your glorious crowns have fallen from your heads.
Daniel 4:25, 32, 34-37
You will be driven away from mankind, and your dwelling will be with the beasts of the field. You will feed on grass like cattle and be drenched with the dew of heaven, and seven times shall pass you by, until you acknowledge that the Most High is ruler over the kingdom of mankind, and He gives it to anyone He wishes. . . .
Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
"Now get up and go into the city, and you will be told what you must do."
Calling for lights, the jailer rushed in and fell trembling before Paul and Silas. . . .
So then, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision.
Because they were ignorant of God's righteousness and sought to establish their own, they did not submit to God's righteousness.
It is written: "As surely as I live, says the Lord, every knee will bow before Me; every tongue will confess to God."
Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ.
Furthermore, we have all had earthly fathers who disciplined us, and we respected them. Should we not much more submit to the Father of our spirits and live?
1 Peter 2:13
Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every human institution, whether to the king as the supreme authority,
The tempter came to Him and said, "If You are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread." . . .
where for forty days He was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and when they had ended, He was hungry. . . .
and do not give the devil a foothold.
Ephesians 6:11, 12
Put on the full armor of God, so that you can make your stand against the devil's schemes. . . .
1 Peter 5:8, 9
Be sober-minded and alert. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. . . .
And the great dragon was hurled down--the ancient serpent called the devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world. He was hurled to the earth, and his angels with him. . . .