What Does the Bible Say About Salvation?

What does the bible say about salvation? The bible is very clear that salvation is of the Lord, man cannot save himself.

From Websters 1828 dictionary:

Salvation: Appropriately in theology, the redemption of man from the bondage of sin and liability to eternal death, and the conferring on him everlasting happiness. This is the great salvation

Bible Verses that show that salvation is of the Lord (King James)

Genesis 49:18 “I have waited for thy salvation, O LORD.”

1 Samuel 2:1 “And Hannah prayed, and said, My heart rejoiceth in the LORD, mine horn is exalted in the LORD: my mouth is enlarged over mine enemies; because I rejoice in thy salvation”

1 Chronicles 16:23 “Sing unto the LORD, all the earth; shew forth from day to day his salvation”

1 Chronicles 16:35 “And say ye, Save us, O God of our salvation, and gather us together, and deliver us from the heathen, that we may give thanks to thy holy name, and glory in thy praise”

Psalm 35:9 “And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD: it shall rejoice in his salvation”

Psalm 37:39 “But the salvation of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their strength in the time of trouble”

Psalm 85:7 “Shew us thy mercy, O LORD, and grant us thy salvation”

Jonah 2:9 “…….Salvation is of the LORD

John 10:27-28 “My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: and I give unto them eternal life:……”

Acts 28:28 “Be it known therefore unto you, that the salvation of God is sent unto the Gentiles, and that they will hear it.”

2 Thess. 2:13 “But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth:”

Hebrews 5:9 “And being made perfect, he became the author of eternal salvation unto all them that obey him”

Hebrews 12:2 “Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God”

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