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Job xxiii. 6. Will God plead against me with his great power? no, but he would put strength in me.

Ps. viii. 2. Out of the mouth of babes thou hast ordained strength. xxxvii. 39. The Lord is the strength of the righteous.

Ixviii. 35. The God of Israel is he that giveth strength unto his people.

lxxxiv. 5. Blessed is the man whose strength is in thee. Ver. 7. lxxxix. 17. Thou art the glory of their strength.

xcix. 4. The kings strength loveth judgment.

cxlvii. 13. O Zion, he hath strengthened the bars of thy gates. Prov. viii. 29. The way of the Lord is strength to the upright. Isa. xxv. 4. O Lord thou hast been a strength to the poor, and to the needy in his distress.

xl. 29. He giveth power to the faint, and to them that have no might, he increaseth strength.

Ďan. ii. 37. The God of heaven hath given thee a kingdom, and power, and strength and glory. Ezek. xxx. 24, 25. Judg. iii. 12. Hos. vii. 5. I bound and strengthened their arıns.

Amos v. 9. The Lord strengtheneth the spoiled against the strong.
2 Cor. xii. 9. My strength is made perfect in weakness.
Heb. xi. 11. Through faith, Sarah received strength to conceive.
Ver. 34. Many out of weakness were made strong.

1 Pet. iv. 11. If any man minister, let him do it as of the ability that Cod giveth.

Strength promised. 1 Sam. ii. 10. The Lord shall give strength to his king. Judg. vii. 11. Ps. xxi. 10.

Job xvii. 9. He that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger. Ps. xx. 6. God will hear with the saving strength of his right hand. xxvii. 14. Wait on the Lord, be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart.

xxix. 11. The Lord will strengthen his poople.

xli. 3. The Lord will strengthen him (that considereth the case of the poor,) upon a bed of languishing.

cx. 2. The Lord shall send the rod of thy strength out of Zion. Isa. xxvii. 2. Let him take hold of my strength, and he shall make peace with me.

xl. 31. They that wait on the Lord shall renew their strength. xli. 10. Fear not for I am with thee, I am thy God, I will strengthen thee.

xlv. 24. Surely shall one say, in the Lord have I righteousness and strength. Mic. v. 4.

lii. 1. Put on thy strength, O Zion.

liv. 2. Lengthen thy cords, strengthen thy stakes.

Ver. 3. Thou shalt break forth on the right hand, and on the left. Ezek. xxxiv. 16. I will strengthen that which was sick.

1 Cor. x. 13. God will not suffer you to be tempted above what ye are able to bear. See Joel iii. 16. Zech. x. 6.-xii. 5.

Strength prayed for. 1 Chron. xvi. 11. Seek the Lord, and his strength. Ps. cv. 4.

Neh. ix. 6. Nehemiah said, O God, strengthen my hands. See Judg. xvi. 22.

Ps. xx. 2. The Lord strengthen thee out of Zion.

lxviii. 28. Strengthen, O God, that which thou hast wrought

in us.

lxxxvi. 16. Give thy strength unto thy servant.

cxix. 28. Strengthen thou me, according to thy word.

Eph. iii. 16. We pray that God would grant you to be strengthened with might by his power, in the inner man. Col. i. 11.

1 Pet. v. 10. The God of all grace, stablish, strengthen, settle you. Strengh obtained. Exod. xv. 2. The Lord is my strength and my song, he is become my salvation. 2 Sam. xxii. 33. Ps. xviii. 2.-27. 7. cxviii. 14. Isa. 12. 2.

2 Sam. xxii. 40. Thou hast girded me with strength. Ps. xviii. 39. Ezra vii. 28. I was strengthened, as the hand of the Lord my God was upon me.

Ps. xviii. 32. It is God that girdeth me with strength, and makes my way perfect.

xix. 14. O Lord my strength, and my redeemer. Ps. xviii. 1. -xxviii. 7.

xxvii. i. The Lord is the strength of my life, of whom shall I be afraid? Ps. 43. 2.

Ps. xlvi. 1. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help. lxii. 7. The rock of my strength and my refuge is in God Ixxi. 16. I will go in the strength of the Lord God.

Ixxiii. 26. God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for


lxxxi. 1. Sing aloud unto God our strength.

Ps. cxxxviii. 3. Thou strengthenedst me with strength in my soul cxl. 7. O God the strength of my salvation, thou hast covered my head in the day of battle. Ps. cxliv. 1.

Jer. xvi. 19. O Lord my strength, and my fortress, and my refuge in the day of affliction.

Hab. ix. 3. The Lord is my strength.

2 Cor. iii. 5. Our sufficiency is of God.

xii. 10. When I am weak, then am I strong.

1. Tim. i. 12. Jesus Christ our Lord hath enabled me.

2 Tim. iv. 17. The Lord stood with me, and strengthened me.


LXI. God doth uphold. Ps. xvii. 5. Hold up my goings in thy paths, that my foot-steps slip not.

xviii. 35. Thy right hand hath holden me up. Ps. lxiii. 8. xxxvii. 17. The Lord upholdeth the righteous.

xli. 12. Thou upholdest me in mine integrity.

li. 12. Uphold me with thy free Spirit.

Ixvi. 9. The Lord holdeth our soul in life, and suffereth not ous feet to be moved.

Ixxi. 6. By thee have I been holden up from the womb.

cxix. 117. Hold thou me up, so shall I be in safety.

cxlv. 14. The Lord upholdeth all that fall, he raiseth all that are bowed down.

Isa. xli. 13. I the Lord, will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee; fear not. for I will help thee. Ps. Ixxiii. 25.

Isa. xlii. 6. I the Lord will hold thine hand, and will keep thee. Hos. xi. 3. I taught Ephraim to go, taking him by the arms, but they knew me not. Ch. vii. 15.

Rom. xiv. 4. He shall be holden up, for God is able to make him stand.

Rev. ii. 1. He holdeth the seven stars in his right hand.


LXII. God giveth safety. Exod. xxxiv. 24. I will cast out the nations before thee, and enlarge thy borders, neither shall any man desire thy land when thou shalt go up to appear before the Lord, thrice in the year.

Lev. xxv. 18. Ye shall keep my statutes and my judgments, and do them, and shall dwell in the land safely. Ver. 19. Deut. xii. 10. Job v. 11. The Lord doth set on high those that be low, that those that mourn may be exalted to safety. Ch. xi. 14, 18.

Ps. iv. 8. Thou Lord makest me to dwell in safety. Ps. cxix. 117, 1 Sam. xii. 11.

xii. 5. I will set the poor in safety from him that puffeth at him. Isa. xiv. 30. The needy shall lie down safely.

Prov. i. 23. Whoso hearkeneth to wisdom shall dwell safely. Ch. iii. 21, 23.

xviii. 10. The name of the Lord is a strong tower, the righteous runneth into it and is safe. Ch. xxi. 31. Safety is of the Lord.

xxix. 25. Whoso putteth his trust in the Lord, shall be safe. See safety promised to God's church and people, Jer. xxiii. 6.-xxxii. 37. Ezek. xxviii. 26.-xxxiv. 25, 28.-xxxviii. 11. Zech. xiv. 11, 12, 13.

LXIII. God called a shield, rock, fortress, refuge, &c. Gen. xv. 1. The Lord said to Abram, fear not, I am thy shield, and exceeding great reward.

Deut. xxxii. 4. The Lord, he is the rock, his work is perfect, all his ways are judgment, a God of truth, and without iniquity, just and right is he.

Ver. 31. Their rock is not as our rock, the enemies themselves being judges. 1 Sam. ii. 2.

xxxiii. 27. The eternal God is thy refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms.

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Ver. xxix. The Lord, the shield of thy help, and the sword of thine excellency.

2 Sam. xxii. 2. David said, the Lord is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer.

Ver. 3. The God of my rock, in him will I trust, he is my shield and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower, and my refuge, and my saviour. Ver. 32, 47, 51. Ps. xviii. 2, 31, 35, 46.-iii. 3.— cxliv. 2.

v. 12. Thou Lord wilt bless the righteous with favour, thou wilt compass him about, as with a shield.

ix. 9. The Lord will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in time of trouble.

xxviii. 7. The Lord is my strength and my shield, my heart-trust


ed in him, and I am helped, therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth, and with my song will I praise him.

Ps. xxxi. 3. Thou art my rock and my fortress, and therefore for thy name's sake, lead me and guide me. Ps. lxi. 2.-lxxi. 3, 7. xxxiii. 20. Our soul waiteth on the Lord, he is our help and shield. Ps. lix. 11.-lxxxiv. 9.

xlii. 9. I will say unto God, my rock, why hast thou forsaken me. xlvi. 1. God is our rock and strength, a very present help in time of trouble. Ver. 7. 11.

xlvii. 9. The shields that defend the earth are the Lord's.

xlviii. 3. God is known in the palaces of Zion, for a refuge.

Ivii. 1. In the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until the calamities be over past. Ps. Ixi. 4.

lix. 16. I will sing aloud of thy power, and of thy mercy, for thou hast been my defence and refuge, in the day of trouble.

lxi. 3. Thou hast been a tower, from the enemy.

lxii. 7. The rock of my strength and my refuge is in God. Ver. 6, 8.

lxxxiv. 11. The Lord is a sun and shield.

lxxxix. 26. Thou art my Father, my God, and the rock of my salvation. Ps. xcv. 11.

xci. 2. I will say of the Lord, he is my refuge, and my fortress, and my God, in him will I trust. Ver. 4. Ps. xciv. 22.-cxv. 9, 10, 11.

Ps. cxix. 114. Thou art my hiding place, and my shield, I hope in thy word.

cxli. 4. Refuge failed me, no man cared for my soul.

Ver. 5. I cried unto thee, O Lord, I said, thou art my refuge and my portion, in the land of the living.

Prov. xiv. 26. In the fear of the Lord, is strong confidence, and his children shall have a place of refuge.

xviii. 10. The name of the Lord is a strong tower, the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.

Isa. iv. 6. There shall be a place of refuge, and covert from the


xxv. 4. Thou hast been a strength to the poor, a strength to the needy in his distress, a refuge from the storm, a shadow from the heat, when the blast of the terrible ones, is as a storm against the wall.

Jer xvi. 19. O Lord, my strength, and my fortress, my refuge, in the day of affliction.

Nah. i. 7. The Lord is a strong hold, in the day of trouble.

Heb. vi. 18. We have fled for refuge, to lay hold on the hope set before us, i. e. Christ.


LXIV. God is an helper to his people. Deut. xxxiii. 26. God rideth on the heavens in thy help.

1 Chron. xii. 18. Thy God helpeth thee.

2 Chron. xxv. 18. God hath power to help, and to cast down. xxxii. 8. With us, is the Lord our God to help us.

Ps. x. 4. Thou art the help of the fatherless.

xlvi. 1. God is a very present help, in time of trouble. Ixxii. 12. He delivereth him that hath no help.

lxxxix. 19. I have laid help upon one that is mighty.

cxv. 9. O Israel, trust thou in the Lord, he is their help and shield. Ver. 10, 11.

cxlvi. 5. Happy is he, that hath the God of Jacob for his help.

Hos. ix. 13. O Israel, thou hast destroyed thyself, but in me is thy help.

Rom. viii. 26. The Spirit helpeth our infirmities.

Heb. iv. 16. Let us come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.

xiii. 6. We may boldly say, the Lord is mine helper, I will not fear what man shall do unto me.

Help from God promised. Gen. xlix. 25. The God of thy Father shall help thee, and bless thee.

Ps. xxxvii. 40. The Lord shall help the righteous, and deliver them.

xlvi. 5. The Lord shall help, and that right early.

Isa. xli. 10. Fear thou not, for I am with thee, be not dismayed, for I am thy God, I will strengthen thee, yea, I will help thee, yea, i will uphold thee, with the right hand of my righteousness. Ver. 13, 14. Ch. xliv. 2.

Isa. 1. 7. The Lord will help me, therefore will I not be confounded. Ch. xlix. 8. Ps. xlii. 5.

Help prayed for. Deut. xxxiii. 7. Be thou an help to Judah from his enemies.

Ps. xii. 1. Help, Lord for the godly man ceaseth.

xx. 2. Lord send help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee. xxxv. 2. Lord stand up for my help. Ps. cix. 26.

xxxviii. 22. Make haste to help me, O Lord, my salvation. Ps. xxii. 1, 19.-xl. 13.-lxx. 1.-lxxi. 12.

lix. 4. Awake to help me.

Ix. 11. Give us help from trouble, for vain is the help of man. Ps. cviii. 12.

lxxix. 9. Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy


cxix. 173. Let thine hand make help to me, for I have chosen thy precepts.

Ver. 175. Let thy judgments help me. See 2 Chron. xiv. 11.— XX. 4, 9.

Help from God acknowledged. Exod. xviii. 4. Moses said, the God of my Fathers was mine help.

1 Sam. vii. 12. Samuel said, hitherto hath the Lord helped me. Ps. xxvii. 9. David said, thou hast been mine help, leave me not, neither forsake me, O God, of my salvation.

xxviii. 7. The Lord is my strength and my shield, my heart trusteth in him, and I am helped. Ps. xxxiii. 20.

xl. 17. Thou art my help, and my deliverer. Ps. liv. 4.-lxx. 5. Ixiii. 7. Thou hast been my help, therefore in the shadow of thy wings will I rejoice.

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