Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of every creature:

General references

Bible References

The image

John 14:9
Jesus said to him, "Have I been with you so long, and yet you, Philip, have not recognized me? Whoever has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, 'Let us see the Father'?
John 15:24
If I had not done things before them that no one else ever did they would not be guilty of sin. But as it is, they have seen both me and my Father, and they have hated us both.
2 Corinthians 4:4
In their case, the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep the light of the good news of the glorious Christ, the likeness of God, from dawning upon them.
Philippians 2:6
Though he possessed the nature of God, he did not grasp at equality with God,
Hebrews 1:3
He is the reflection of God's glory, and the representation of his being, and bears up the universe by his mighty word. He has effected man's purification from sin, and has taken his seat on high at the right hand of God's Majesty,

The invisible

1 Timothy 1:17
To the eternal King, immortal and invisible, the one God, be honor and glory forever and ever! Amen.
1 Timothy 6:16
who alone possesses immortality and dwells in unapproachable light, whom no man has ever seen or can see. To him be honor and eternal dominion. Amen.
Hebrews 11:27
Faith made him leave Egypt, unafraid of the king's anger, for he persevered as though he saw him who is unseen.

The firstborn

Colossians 1:13
He has rescued us from the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us into the realm of his dear Son,
John 1:14
So the Word became flesh and blood and lived for a while among us, abounding in blessing and truth, and we saw the honor God had given him, such honor as an only son receives from his father.
John 3:16
For God loved the world so much that he gave his only Son, so that no one who believes in him should be lost, but that they should all have eternal life.
Hebrews 1:6
But of the time when he is to bring his firstborn Son back to the world he says, "And let all God's angels bow before him."

Of every

Colossians 1:16
for it was through him that everything was created in heaven and on earth, the seen and the unseen, angelic thrones, dominions, principalities, authorities??ll things were created through him and for him.
Revelation 3:14
"To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: " 'The Amen, the true and faithful witness, the origin of God's creation, speaks thus:

General references

John 12:45
and whoever sees me, sees him who has sent me.