Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and patient endurance, proven character, and proven character, hope,
because of the hope reserved for you in heaven, which you have heard about beforehand 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 encouragement and good hope by grace,
so that, having been justified by his grace, we may become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
in order that through two unchangeable things, in which [it is] impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge may have powerful encouragement to hold fast to the hope set before [us],
And he made no distinction between us and them, cleansing their hearts by faith.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore [since we] have these promises, dear friends, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of body and spirit, accomplishing holiness in the fear of God.
Pursue peace with everyone, and holiness, without which no one will see the Lord.
2 Peter 1:4
through which things he has bestowed on us his precious and very great promises, so that through these you may become sharers of the divine nature [after] escaping from the corruption [that is] in the world because of evil desire,
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, dear friends, [because you] are waiting for these [things], make every effort to be found at peace, spotless and unblemished in him.
If the world hates you, you know that it has hated me before [it hated] you.