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Prevailing Promises of God
5. SAFETY UNDER THE DIVINE PROTECTION
“The beloved of the LORD shall dwell in safety by him; and the LORD shall cover him all the day long” (Deuteronomy 33:12).
“The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe” (Proverbs 18:10).
“I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved” (Psalm 16:8).
“He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is ﬁxed, trusting in the LORD” (Psalm 112:7).
“And who is he that will harm you, if ye be followers of that which is good?” (1Peter 3:13).
“Remember, I pray thee, who ever perished, being innocent? or where were the righteous cut off?” (Job 4:7).
“Thou shalt be secure, because there is hope” (Job 11:18).
“Thou shalt be in league with the stones of the ﬁeld: and the beasts of the ﬁeld shall be at peace with thee” (Job 5:23).
“And in that day will I make a covenant for them with the beasts of the ﬁeld, and with the fowls of heaven, and with the creeping things of the ground: and I will break the bow and the sword and the battle out of the earth, and will make them to lie down safely” (Hosea 2:18).
“I will make with them a covenant of peace, and will cause the evil beasts to cease out of the land: and they shall dwell safely in the wilderness, and sleep in the woods. And they shall no more be a prey to the heathen, neither shall the beast of the land devour them; but they shall dwell safely, and none shall make them afraid” (Ezekiel 34:25, 28).
“And the fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth, and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the ﬁshes of the sea; into your hand are they delivered” (Genesis 9:2).
“Thou shalt dig about thee, and thou shalt take thy rest in safety. Also thou shalt lie down, and none shall make thee afraid” (Job 11:18, 19).
“I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety” (Psalm 4:8).
“He giveth his beloved sleep” (Psalm 127:2).
“When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet” (Proverbs 3:24).
“He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail” (1Samuel 2:9).
“The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1).
“He keepeth all his bones: not one of them is broken” (Psalm 34:20).
“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust. He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler. There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling” (Psalm 91:1, 2, 4, 10).
“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth. He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber. Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep. The LORD is thy keeper: the LORD is thy shade upon thy right hand. The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night. The LORD shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul. The LORD shall preserve thy going out and thy coming in from this time forth, and even for evermore” (Psalm 121:1-8).
“Our help is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth” (Psalm 124:8).
“As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever” (Psalm 125:2).
“Then shalt thou walk in thy way safely, and thy foot shall not stumble” (Proverbs 3:23).
“But whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil” (Proverbs 1:33).
“And the LORD will create upon every dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a ﬂaming ﬁre by night: for upon all the glory shall be a defence. And there shall be a tabernacle for a shadow in the daytime from the heat, and for a place of refuge, and for a covert from storm and from rain” (Isaiah 4:5, 6).
“He shall dwell on high: his place of defence shall be the munitions of rocks” (Isaiah 33:16).
“When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overﬂow thee: when thou walkest through the ﬁre, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the ﬂame kindle upon thee. For I am the LORD thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour” (Isaiah 43:2, 3).
“I the LORD do keep it; I will water it every moment: lest any hurt it, I will keep it night and day” (Isaiah 27:3).
“For I, saith the LORD, will be unto her a wall of ﬁre round about, and will be the glory in the midst of her” (Zechariah 2:5).