Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For this is the will of God, even your sanctification, that ye should abstain from fornication:
1 Thessalonians 5:18
be thankful to God for every thing, for so christians are oblig'd to be.
Not every one that says to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven: but only they who do the will of my Father who is in heaven.
for whosoever shall do the will of my father, who is in heaven, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.
for he that does the will of God, he is my brother and sister and mother.
Jesus said to them, my meat is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work.
if any man is inclin'd to do his will, he shall know whether the doctrine be from God, or whether I speak from my self.
and be not conformed to the present age: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may perceive what God requires of you is good, and acceptable, and perfect.
wherefore be not imprudent, but consider what is agreeable to the divine will.
not doing your work meerly out of regard to their presence or their pleasure, but as the servants of Christ, in hearty obedience to the will of God:
For this cause, ever since we heard of it, we incessantly pray for you, requesting that you may be endued with respect to the knowledge of his will, with all wisdom and spiritual discernment:
have cordially reliev'd me. Epaphras a servant of Christ, and your countryman, salutes you, who is always very earnest in his prayers, that you may be perfectly acquainted with, and constantly observe,
for it is necessary you should persevere, that after having perform'd what God has commanded, you may receive what he has promised.
the sheep) make you perfect in every virtue, to the accomplishment of his will: effecting that in you by Jesus Christ, which is agreeable to him: to whom be glory thro' all ages.
1 Peter 4:2
so that for the future he does not pass the rest of this life in gratifying his sensual passions, but in conformity to the divine precepts.
1 John 2:17
and the world is passing away, with all its vices: but he that obeys the divine will, shall enjoy a life of immortality.
1 Thessalonians 4:4
that every one of you should take care to preserve the dignity of his
1 Thessalonians 5:23
Now may the God of peace make you intirely holy: may every part of you, your spirit, soul, and body be preserved irreprovable at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
sanctify them by the truth: thy word is truth.
and now, my brethren, I recommend you to God, and to his gracious dispensation, which is able to improve you, and secure to you the inheritance with those who are sanctify'd.
and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and partake of the inheritance of the saints, by believing on me."
but now being set free from sin, and actually in the service of God, the present advantage you reap is holiness, and the future everlasting life.
in like manner consider your selves as dead to sin; but alive to God, through Jesus Christ our Lord.
to sanctify and purify her by the ablution of his word,
2 Thessalonians 2:13
As for you, my brethren, the favourites of the Lord, we are oblig'd to render perpetual thanks to God, for having chosen you from the beginning, in purifying you by his spirit, upon your believing the gospel.
who gave himself for us, to redeem us from all iniquity, and qualify us to be his peculiar people, passionately affected to virtue.
1 Peter 1:2
to sanctify them by his spirit, that by their obedience they might be sprinkled with the blood of Jesus Christ. may the divine savour make you continually prosper.