Bible Verses About Adoption

Adoption.
    Explained  2Co 6:18
    Is according to promise  Ro 9:8; Ga 3:29
    Is by faith  Ga 3:7,26
    Is of God's grace  Eze 16:3-6; Ro 4:16,17; Eph 1:5,6,11
    Is through Christ  Joh 1:12; Ga 4:4,5; Eph 1:5; Heb 2:10,13
    Saints predestinated to  Ro 8:29; Eph 1:5,11
    Of Gentiles, predicted  Ho 2:23; Ro 9:24-26; Eph 3:6
    The Adopted are gathered together in one by Christ  Joh 11:52
    New birth connected with  Joh 1:12,13
    The Holy Spirit is a Witness of  Ro 8:16
    Being led by the Spirit is an evidence of  Ro 8:14
    Saints receive the Spirit of  Ro 8:15; Ga 4:6
    A privilege of saints  Joh 1:12; 1Jo 3:1
    Saints become brethren of Christ by  Joh 20:17; Heb 2:11,12
    Saints wait for final consummation of  Ro 8:19,23; 1Jo 3:2
    Subjects saints to the fatherly discipline of God  De 8:5; 2Sa 7:14; Pr 3:11,12; Heb 12:5-11
    God is long-suffering and merciful towards the partakers of  Jer 31:1,9,20
    Should lead to holiness  2Co 6:17,18; 7:1; Php 2:15; 1Jo 3:2,3
    Should produce
      Likeness to God.  Mt 5:44,45,48; Eph 5:1
      Child-like confidence in God.  Mt 6:25-34
      A desire for God's glory.  Mt 5:16
      A spirit of prayer.  Mt 7:7-11
      A love of peace.  Mt 5:9
      A forgiving spirit.  Mt 6:14
      A merciful spirit.  Lu 6:35,36
      An avoidance of ostentation.  Mt 6:1-4,6,18
    Safety of those who receive  Pr 14:26
    Confers a new name  See Titles of Saints. Nu 6:27; Isa 62:2; Ac 15:17
    Entitles to an inheritance  Mt 13:43; Ro 8:17; Ga 3:29; 4:7; Eph 3:6
    Is to be pleaded in prayer  Isa 63:16; Mt 6:9
    Illustrated
      Joseph's sons.  Ge 48:5,14,16,22
      Moses.  Ex 2:10
      Esther.  Es 2:7
    Typified
      Israel.  Ex 4:22; Ho 11:1; Ro 9:4
    Exemplified
      Solomon.  1Ch 28:6