Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and stedfastness, approvedness; and approvedness, hope:
because of the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, whereof ye heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel,
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,
that, being justified by his grace, we might be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we may have a strong encouragement, who have fled for refuge to lay hold of the hope set before us:
and he made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Follow after peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man shall see the Lord:
2 Peter 1:4
whereby he hath granted unto us his precious and exceeding great promises; that through these ye may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in that world by lust.
2 Peter 3:14
Wherefore, beloved, seeing that ye look for these things, give diligence that ye may be found in peace, without spot and blameless in his sight.
If the world hateth you, ye know that it hath hated me before it hated you.