The LORD killeth and maketh alive: He bringeth down to the grave, and bringeth up. — 1 Samuel 2:6

The LORD maketh poor, and maketh rich: He bringeth low, and lifteth up. — 1 Samuel 2:7

He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princess, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth are the LORD’S, and He hath set the world upon them. — 1 Samuel 2:8


There is none holy as the LORD: for there is none beside Thee: neither is thereany rock like our God. — 1 Samuel 2:2

Talk no more exceeding proudly; let not arrogancy come out of your mouth: for the LORD is a God of knowledge, and by Him actions are weighed. — 1 Samuel 2:3


Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. — 2 Peter 1:20

For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost. — 2 Peter 1:21


I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit. — Ecclesiastes 1:14

That which is crooked cannot be made straight: and that which is wanting cannot be numbered. — Ecclesiastes 1:15


The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is  that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun. — Ecclesiastes 1:9

Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? it hath been already of old time, which was before us. — Ecclesiastes 1:10

There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be any remembrance of things that are to come with those that shall come after. — Ecclesiastes 1:11


For the time is come that judgement must begin at the house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God? — 1 Peter 4:17

And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear? — 1 Peter 4:18


Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;–1 Peter 4:1

That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God. — 1 Peter 4:2

If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God restest upon you: on their part He is evil spoken of, but on your part He is glorified. — 1 Peter 4:14