Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.
1 Corinthians 3:16
Do ye not know that ye are the temple of God, and the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?
1 Corinthians 6:19
What! know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost, which is in you, which ye have from God?
2 Corinthians 6:16
and what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? for ye are the temple of the living God: as God hath said, "I will dwell in them, and I will walk among them, and I will be their God, and they shall be my people."
being built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner-stone:
but Christ as a Son over his own house; whose house we are, if we maintain the free profession and exultation of hope firm unto the end.
Him, that overcometh, I will make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he shall go out no more: and I will write upon him the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, (the new Jerusalem, which cometh down out of heaven from my God,) and my own new name.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should declare the glories of Him, who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
and hath made us kings and priests to his God and Father, to Him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.
and hast made us to our God kings and priests: and we shall reign on the earth.
This is the first resurrection. Happy and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection: on these the second death has no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with Him a thousand years.
Ye worship ye know not what; but we worship what we know: for salvation is from the Jews.
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, and well-pleasing to God, as your rational service.
But if I be even poured forth as a libation on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice and congratulate with you all.
And indeed I have it all, and now abound: I am fully supplied, having received of Epaphroditus the things sent by you, a fragrant odor, an acceptable sacrifice, well-pleasing to God.
By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name.
But I tell you, that a greater than the temple is here: