Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.


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Bible References


2 Peter 3:11
Since then this whole system is to be destroyed, how holy should your conduct be, and how ardent your piety?

A building

John 14:2
in my father's house are many mansions; however, I have told you, I am going to prepare a place for you:
1 Corinthians 3:9
For we are fellow labourers employed by God: you are his field, and his mansion.
Hebrews 11:10
for he had in view the city, whose foundations are sure, the architect and founder being God.


Colossians 2:11
by whom also ye have obtain'd the true spiritual circumcision, not effected by men, when you were by a christian circumcision divested of all your carnal affections,
Hebrews 9:11
but Christ, the high priest of a better dispensation that was to come, having appeared, is enter'd into the holy of holys by a nobler and more perfect tabernacle, not the effect of human art, but of a higher nature;
1 Peter 1:4
in the enjoyment of a state, that can never change or decay, a state reserv'd in heaven for us,

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Mark 14:58
saying, we heard him say, "I will pull down this temple that is made with hands, and within three days I will build another made without hands."