Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who hath also sealed us, and given the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts.

Bible References

The earnest

2 Corinthians 5:5
now he that hath prepared us for this very state, is God, who hath given us the spirit as a pledge of it.
Romans 8:9
you are not in such a state, but in a spiritual one, provided the divine spirit dwell in you. now if any man have not the spirit of Christ, he is none of his.
Ephesians 1:14
and this is the pledge of our inheritance, being given for the deliverance of his peculiar people, to the display of his glory.