Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Looking for and hasting unto the coming of the day of God, wherein the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?

Bible References

Looking

1 Corinthians 1:7
so that ye come short in no gift, awaiting the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
Titus 2:13
awaiting the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ;
Jude 1:21
keep yourselves in the love of God, awaiting the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

Hasting unto the coming

2 Peter 3:10
But the day of the Lord will come as a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a rushing noise, and the elements, burning with heat, shall be dissolved, and the earth and the works in it shall be burnt up.
1 Corinthians 1:8
who shall also confirm you to the end, unimpeachable in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Philippians 1:6
having confidence of this very thing, that he who has begun in you a good work will complete it unto Jesus Christ's day:

Melt

2 Peter 3:10
But the day of the Lord will come as a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a rushing noise, and the elements, burning with heat, shall be dissolved, and the earth and the works in it shall be burnt up.
Micah 1:4
And the mountains shall be melted under him, and the valleys shall be cleft, as wax before the fire, as waters poured down a steep place.

General references

Psalm 97:3
A fire goeth before him, and burneth up his adversaries round about.
Proverbs 27:12
A prudent man seeth the evil, and hideth himself; the simple pass on, and are punished.
Mark 13:24
But in those days, after that distress, the sun shall be darkened and the moon shall not give its light;
Luke 12:40
And ye therefore, be ye ready, for in the hour in which ye do not think it, the Son of man comes.