Torrey - Character of Saints
(as compiled by R.A Torrey)
Attentive to Christ's voice
kjv@John:10:3-4 @ To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out. And when he putteth forth his own sheep, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice.
kjv@Philippians:2:14-15 @ Do all things without murmurings and disputings: That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world;
kjv@Proverbs:28:1 @ The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
kjv@Romans:13:3 @ For rulers are not a terror to good works, but to the evil. Wilt thou then not be afraid of the power? do that which is good, and thou shalt have praise of the same:
kjv@Isaiah:66:2 @ For all those things hath mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith the LORD: but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit, and trembleth at my word.
kjv@Acts:22:12 @ And one Ananias, a devout man according to the law, having a good report of all the Jews which dwelt there,
kjv@Acts:10:2 @ A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
kjv@John:10:4 @ And when he putteth forth his own sheep, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice.
kjv@John:10:27 @ My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:
kjv@2Peter:2:9 @ The Lord knoweth how to deliver the godly out of temptations, and to reserve the unjust unto the day of judgment to be punished:
kjv@John:1:47 @ Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and saith of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile!
kjv@Deuteronomy:7:6 @ For thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God: the LORD thy God hath chosen thee to be a special people unto himself, above all people that are upon the face of the earth.
kjv@Deuteronomy:14:2 @ For thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God, and the LORD hath chosen thee to be a peculiar people unto himself, above all the nations that are upon the earth.
kjv@Colossians:3:12 @ Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
kjv@1Peter:5:5 @ Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.
Hungering after righteousness
kjv@Matthew:5:6 @ Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
kjv@Genesis:6:9 @ These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.
kjv@Habakkuk:2:4 @ Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.
kjv@Luke:2:25 @ And, behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him.
kjv@Isaiah:32:8 @ But the liberal deviseth liberal things; and by liberal things shall he stand.
kjv@2Corinthians:9:13 @ Whiles by the experiment of this ministration they glorify God for your professed subjection unto the gospel of Christ, and for your liberal distribution unto them, and unto all men;
kjv@1Thessalonians:4:9 @ But as touching brotherly love ye need not that I write unto you: for ye yourselves are taught of God to love one another.
kjv@Isaiah:29:19 @ The meek also shall increase their joy in the LORD, and the poor among men shall rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
kjv@Matthew:5:5 @ Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.
kjv@Matthew:5:7 @ Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.
kjv@Ephesians:2:10 @ For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.
kjv@1Peter:1:14 @ As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in your ignorance:
kjv@Matthew:5:3 @ Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Pure in heart
kjv@Matthew:5:8 @ Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
kjv@1John:3:3 @ And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
kjv@Luke:1:6 @ And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.
kjv@2Corinthians:2:17 @ For we are not as many, which corrupt the word of God: but as of sincerity, but as of God, in the sight of God speak we in Christ.
kjv@Colossians:2:5 @ For though I be absent in the flesh, yet am I with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the stedfastness of your faith in Christ.
Taught of God
kjv@Isaiah:54:13 @ And all thy children shall be taught of the LORD; and great shall be the peace of thy children.
kjv@1John:2:27 @ But the anointing which ye have received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you: but as the same anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie, and even as it hath taught you, ye shall abide in him.
kjv@Psalms:119:1 @ Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.
kjv@1Kings:3:6 @ And Solomon said, Thou hast shewed unto thy servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before thee in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
kjv@Psalms:15:1-2 @ LORD, who shall abide in thy tabernacle? who shall dwell in thy holy hill? He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, and speaketh the truth in his heart.
kjv@Titus:2:14 @ Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
kjv@Titus:3:8 @ This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.