Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope;
because of the
hope laid up for you in heaven, of which you previously heard in the word of truth, the gospel
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us eternal comfort and good hope by grace,
so that being justified by His grace we would be made
heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
so that by two unchangeable things in which
it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.
He made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore, having these promises,
beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no one will see the Lord.
2 Peter 1:4
For by these He has granted to us His precious and magnificent promises, so that by them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world by lust.
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, beloved, since you look for these things, be diligent to be found by Him in peace, spotless and blameless,
“ If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.