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Job iv. 47. Shall mortal man be more just than God.
vñi. 3. Doth God pervert judgment, or doth the Almighty pervert justice ? xxxvii
. 23. He is excellent in power, and in judgment and in plenty of justice.
Ps. Ixxxix. 14. Justice and judgment are the habitation of his throne, mercy and truth shall go before his face. Ps. xcvii. 2.
Isa. xlv. 21. I the Lord, a just God, and Saviour.
Jer. I. 7. They have sinned against the Lord, the habitation of justice.
Zeph. iii. 5. The just Lord is in the midst thereof. 1 John i. 9. He is just to forgive us our sins. Rev. xv. 3. Just and true are thy ways, () thou King of saints.
LXXXV. Injustice and iniquity denied concerning God. Deut. xxxii. 4. See above.
2 Chron. xix. 7. There is no iniquity with the Lord.
Job xxxiv. 12. Surcly God will not do wickedly, neither will the Almighty pervert judgment. See Jer. ii. 5. Zeph. iii. 5.
LXXXVI. Truth ascribed to God. Exod. xxx. 6. The Lord God merciful and gracious, abundant in goodness and truth.
Deut. xxxii. 4. A God of truth, without iniquity, just and right is he. Ps. xxv.
10. All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth, to such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.
Ivii. 3. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth.
Ver. 10. Thy mercy is great unto the heavens, and thy truth unto the clouds.
lxxxv. 10. Mercy and truth are met together, righteousness and peace.
Ixxxvi. 15. Thou, O Lord, art a God full of compassion, gracious, long-suffering, and plenteous in mercy and truth.
Ixxxix. 15. Justice and judgment, are the habitation of thy throne, mercy and truth shall go before thy face.
xci. 4. His truth shall be thy shield and buckler.
xcvi. 13. He shall judge the world with his righteousness, and the people with his truth.
xcviii. 3. He hath remembered his mercy and his truth toward the house of Israel.
c. 5. The Lord is good, his mercy is everlasting, and his truth endureth to all generations. Þs. cxvii. 2.
cxlvi. 6. He keepeth truth for ever.
See Gen. xxiv. 27.—xxxii. 10. P.s. xxxi. 5. cxv. 1.-cxxxviii. 2. Numb. xxiii. 19. John vii. 28. viii. 26. 2 Cor. i. 8. Rev. ii. 7.vi. 10.
LXXXVII, Things of God called truth. Ps. xxxiii. 4. The word of the Lord is right, and all his works are done in truth. Ps. cxi. 8.
Dan. iv. 37. All his works are truth, and his ways judgment.
Ps. cxix. 142. Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law is the truth. Ps. xix. 9.-cxix. 160,
Isa. xxv. 1. Thy counsels of old are faithfulness and truth.
LXXXVIII. Lying denied of God. Numb, xxiii. 19. God is not a man that he should lie.
1 Sam. xv. 29. The Strength of Israel will not lie. Ps. Ixxxix. 35. Tit. i. 2. God cannot lie. Heb. vi. 18.
God's FAITHFULNESS. LXXXIX. The faithfulness of God. Deut. vii. 9. He is the faithful God which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him, and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations.
Ps. xxxvi. 5. Thy mercy, Lord, is in the heavens, and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds.
lxxxix. 8. O Lord God of hosts, who is a strong Lord like unto thee, or unto thy faithfulness round about thce. Ver. 2.
Ver. 33. My loving kindness will I not take from him, nor suffer my faithfulness to fail. Ver. 24.
cxix. 90. Thy faithfulness is unto all generations. Ver. 75. cxliii. 1. In thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness. Isa. xlix. The Lord is faithful. Lam. iii. 23. Great is thy faithfulness.
1 Cor. i. 9. God is faithful by whom ye were called into the fellowship of his Son, Jesus Christ. Ch. x. 12.
i Thess. v. 24. Faithful is he, that calleth you,
2 Thess. iii. 3. The Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you and keep you from evil.
2 Tim. ii. 13. He abideth faithful. Heb. x. 23. He is faithful that hath promised. 1 Pet. iv. 19. The faithful Creator. 1 John i. 9. He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins. XC. Things of God called faithful. Commands and testimonies.
Ps. cxix. 138. Thy commandments are righteous, and very faithful. Ver. 86.
Word. Tit. i. 9. The scriptures are the faithful word. Rev. xxi. 5. –xxii. 6.
Counsels. Isa. xxv. 1. Thy counsels of old are faithfulness and truth.
Christ. Rev. i. 5. He is the faithful witness. Ch. xix. 11.
GOD TO BE PRAISED FOR HIS FAITHFULNESS.
Ps. xl. 10. I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation. Ixxxix. 1. With my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness.
Ver. 5. The heavens shall praise thy wonders, O Lord, and thy faithfulness also in the congregation of the saints.
xcii. 2. It is a good thing to shew forth thy loving kindness every morning, and thy faithfulness every night. Ps. 1» xxviii. 11.
XCI. God's faithfulness in fulfilling his promises. Jos. xxi. 45. There failed not ought of any good thing which the Lord had spoken unto the house of Israel : all came to pass. Ch. xxiii. 14, 15. 1 Kings viii. !5, 20, 24.
Mic. vii. 20. Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob, and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn to our fathers, from the days of old. Jer. xi. 5. Compare Gen. xxvi. 3. Deut. ix. 5.
Acts iii. 18. Those things which God shewed by the mouth of all bis prophets, that Christ should suffer, he hath fulfilled. Ch. xiii. 32. Luke i. 72, 73. Ps. lxxxix. 34.
XCII. Fulfilling threatenings. Lam. ii. 17. The Lord hath fulfilled his word that he commanded in the days of old, he hath thrown down and hath not pitied, he hath caused thine enemy to rejoice over thec, &c. See Isa. Ixvi. 11. Jer. i. 12.xxxix. 16.-i. 29. Ezek. xii. 25.
God's PURITY. XCIII. God is pure. Job iv. 17. Shall man be more pure than his Maker. Ver. 18.
xv. 15. Behold he putteth no trust in his saints, yea the heavens are not clean in his sight.
xxv. 5. Behold to the moon, and it shineth not, yea the stars are not pure in his sight.
Hab. i. 13. Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and cans! not look upon iniquity.
1 John üi 3. God is pure.
Lev. xi. 44. Ye shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy. Ch. xix. 2.-XX. 26.-8xi. 8.
Jos. xxiv. 19. He is an holy God, a jealous God. 1 Sam. ii. 2. There is none holy as the Lord. *Ps. xxii. 3. Thou art holy, Othou that inhabitest the praises of Israel.
xcix. 5. Worship at his footstool, for he is holy. Ver. 9. cxlv. 17. The Lord is holy in all his works. Isa. v. 16. God that is holy shall be sanctified in righteousness.
vi. 3. Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord of hosts, the whole earth is full of his glory. Rev. iv. 8.
Ixiii. 15. Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy holiness, and of thy glory.
Amos iv. 2. The Lord hath sworn by his holiness.
John xvii. ll. Holy Father keep through thine own name, those whom thou hast given me.
Rev. jii. 7. These things saith he that is holy.
ri. 10. How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not avengo our blood on them that dwell on the earth.
xv. 4. Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name, for thou only art holy, for all nations shall come and worship before thee.
XCV. The same otherwise expressed thus. Job iv. 17. Shall man be more pure than his Maker. Ch. ix. 2.
Ver. 18. Behold he putteth no' trust in his servants, and his angels he chargeth with folly.
xv. 15. He putteth no trust in his saints, yea the heavens are not clean in his sight.
xxv. 5. Behold even to the moon, and it shineth not, yea the stars are not pure in his sight.
Job xxxiv. 10. Far be it from God that he should do wickedness, and from the Almighty that he should commit iniquity.
Ps. v. 4. Thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness, neither shall evil dwell with thee.
Ver. 5. The foolish shall not stand in thy sight, thou hatest all the workers of iniquity.
Lam. iii. 38. Out of the mouth of the Most High, proceedeth not evil and good.
Hab. i. 13. Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity.
Jam. i. 13. God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man,
1 John i. 5. God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
XCVI. God is the holy one by way of eminency. Isa. xliii, 15. I am the Lord your holy one.
Hab. i. 12. Art not thou from everlasting, O Lord, my holy one. See 2 King xix. 2. Isa. xxix. 23.--xxxvii. 23.-xlix. 7. Jer. 1. 29.
The holy one of Israel. Ps. Ixxi. 22. I will praise thee, O thou holy one of Israel. Ps. Ixxxix. 18. Isa. i. 4.-X. 20.--xii. 6.-xvii. 7. xxix. 19.-xxxi. 1. Jer. li. 5. Ezek, xxxix. 7.
XCVII. Things pertaining to God declared holy.
His name. Ps. cxi. 9. Holy and reverend is his name. Lev. xxii. 32. Ps. xcix. 3. Isa. lvii. 15. Ezek. xxxix. 7.
Throne. Ps. xlvii. 8. God sitteth on the throne of his holiness.
Heaven. Ps. xx. 6. He will hear from his holy heaven, with the saving strength of his right hand. 2 Chron. xxx. 27.
Place. Ps. xxiv. 3. Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord, who shall stand in his holy place ?
Ver. 4. He that hath clean hands and a pure heart. Ps. xlvi. 4. dxviii. 17, 35.
Hill. Ps. iii. 4. I cry'd, God heard me out of his holy hill, Ps. ii. 6.-XV. 1.xliii. 3.xcix. 9.
Habitation. Deut. xxvi. 15. Look down from thy holy habitation, from heaven, and bless thy people. Ps. Ixviii. 5. Jer, xxv. 30. Zech. ii. 13. ,
Mountain. Isa. xlv. 25. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain. Ch. xi. 9.-lvi. 7.vii. 13. Ezek. xx. 40. Deut. xi. 45. Joel iii. 17. Zech. viii. 3.
House. Ps. xciii. 5. Holiness becometh thine house, O Lord. I Cbr. xxix. 3.
Oracle. Ps. xxviii. 2. Hear the voice of my supplication, when I cry unto thee, when I lift up my hands toward thine holy oracle. Isa. xxvii. 13.-lxiv. 11.
Promise. Ps. cv. 42. He remembered his holy promise.
Covenant. Luke i. 72. God remembered his holy covenant. Dan. xi. 28, 30.
Law. Rom. vii. 12. The law and the commandment is holy, just and good.
Scriptures. Rom. i. 2. God promised in the holy scriptures. .2 Tim. iii. 15.
Calling. 2 Tim. i. 9. God hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling
Sabbath. Exod. xvi. 23. To morrow is the rest of the holy Sabbath. Ch. xxxi. 14, 15. Neh. ix. 14. Isa. Iviii. 13.
Peofile. Deut. vii. 6. Thou art an holy people to the Lord your God. Ch. xiv. 2, 21. See Exod. xix. 6. and i Pet. ii. 1. Lev. X. 10. Num. XV. 40. 1 Cor. ii. 17. Eph. i. 4.-v. 27. Heb. iii. 1. 1 Pet. in 15.-ii. 5.-2 Pet. iii. 11.
Prophets. Luke i. 70. God spake by the mouth of his holy prophets. 2 Pet. iii. 2. Rev. xxii. 6.
Priests. Exod. xxii. 31. Ye priests shall be holy unto me.
Jesus. Acts iv. 30. Signs and wonders done by the holy child Jesus. Heb. vii. 26. Ps. xvi. 10.lxxxix. 19, Acts ii. 27.-iii. 14.--xiii. 35.
Spirit. Ps. li. 11. Take not thy holy Spirit away. Isa. Ixiii. 10, 11. Luke xi. 13. Rom. i. 4. Eph. i. 13.-iv. 30.-1 Thess. iv. 8.
Angels. Mark viii. 38. The Son of man cometh with his holy angels. Acts x. 20. Rev. xiv. 10.
GOODNESS OF GOD.
XCVIII. Goodness ascribed to God. Exod. xxxiv. 6. The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, long-suffering, and abundant in goodness and truth.
I Chron. xvi. 34. O give thanks to the Lord for he is good, his mercy endureth for ever. 2 Chron. v. 13.-vii. 3. Ezr. ii. 11. Ps. c. 5.=cvi. 1.=cvi. 1.–cxviii. 1, 39.Jcxxxv. 3.4cxxxvi. 1.-calv. 9. Jer. xxxiii. 11. Lam. iii. 25. Nah. i. 7.
Ps. xxv. 8. Good and upright is the Lord, therefore will he teach sinners in the way.
xxxiv. 8. O taste and see that the Lord is good, blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
lii. 1. The goodness of God endureth continually.
Isxxvi. 5. Thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive, and plenteous in mercy to all that call upon thee. Ps. cxix. 68.
cx]v. 7. Men shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing of thy righteousness.
Zech. ix. 17. How great is his goodness! how great is his bounty!
Matt. xix. 17. There is none good but one, that is God. Luke xviii. 19.
Rom. ii. 4. The goodness of God, leadeth to repentance. xi. 22. Behold the goodness and severity of God.
XCIX. The Lord doth good. Gen. xxxii. 12. The Lord said to Jacob, I will surely do thee good, &c.
1. 20. Joseph said to his brethren, ye thought evil against me, but God meant it for good.
Exod. xxxiii. 19. The Lord said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee.
Deut. xxx. 9. The Lord will rejoice over thee for good.
xxxiii. 16. Blessed be Joseph, for the good will of him that dwelt in the bush.
2 Sam. vii. 28. O Lord, thou hast promised this goodness unto thy servant. Ver. 29.
1 Kings viii. 66. The people rejoiced for all the goodness th3 lord had done, for David his servant, and for Israel his people.