Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Therefore we are always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord:

Bible References

We are always

2 Corinthians 5:8
we are confident, I say, and pleased rather to be absent from the body and present with the Lord.
Psalm 27:3
If a host encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; if war rise against me, in this will I be confident.
Proverbs 14:26
In the fear of Jehovah is strong confidence, and his children shall have a place of refuge.
Isaiah 30:15
For thus saith the Lord Jehovah, the Holy One of Israel: In returning and rest shall ye be saved, in quietness and confidence shall be your strength; but ye would not.
Isaiah 36:4
And Rab-shakeh said to them, Say now to Hezekiah, Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria: What confidence is this in which thou trustest?
Hebrews 10:35
Cast not away therefore your confidence, which has great recompense.
1 Peter 5:1
The elders which are among you I exhort, who am their fellow-elder and witness of the sufferings of the Christ, who also am partaker of the glory about to be revealed:
Revelation 1:9
I John, your brother and fellow-partaker in the tribulation and kingdom and patience, in Jesus, was in the island called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus.

Whilst

2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly tabernacle house be destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
1 Chronicles 29:15
For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as all our fathers: our days on the earth are as a shadow, and there is no hope of life.
Psalm 39:12
Hear my prayer, Jehovah, and give ear unto my cry; be not silent at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, a sojourner, like all my fathers.
Psalm 119:19
I am a stranger in the land; hide not thy commandments from me.
Philippians 3:20
for our commonwealth has its existence in the heavens, from which also we await the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour,
Hebrews 11:13
All these died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them from afar off and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and sojourners on the earth.
Hebrews 13:14
for we have not here an abiding city, but we seek the coming one.