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If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
buried with him in baptism, in which ye have been also raised with him through faith of the working of God who raised him from among the dead.
We have been buried therefore with him by baptism unto death, in order that, even as Christ has been raised up from among the dead by the glory of the Father, so we also should walk in newness of life.
For I, through law, have died to law, that I may live to God.
and what the surpassing greatness of his power towards us who believe, according to the working of the might of his strength,
(we too being dead in offences,) has quickened us with the Christ, (ye are saved by grace,)
have your mind on the things that are above, not on the things that are on the earth;
Thou wilt make known to me the path of life: thy countenance is fulness of joy; at thy right hand are pleasures for evermore.
From men who are thy hand, O Jehovah, from men of this age: their portion is in this life, and their belly thou fillest with thy hid treasure; they have their fill of sons, and leave the rest of their substance to their children.
Whom have I in the heavens? and there is none upon earth I desire beside thee.
The path of life is upwards for the wise, that he may depart from Sheol beneath.
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust spoils, and where thieves do not dig through nor steal;
Sell what ye possess and give alms; make to yourselves purses which do not grow old, a treasure which does not fail in the heavens, where thief does not draw near nor moth destroy.
For the mind of the flesh is death; but the mind of the Spirit life and peace.
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we look not at the things that are seen, but at the things that are not seen; for the things that are seen are for a time, but those that are not seen eternal.
for our commonwealth has its existence in the heavens, from which also we await the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour,
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.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But if there is not a resurrection of those that are dead, neither is Christ raised:
But he, having offered one sacrifice for sins, sat down in perpetuity at the right hand of God,
for we have not here an abiding city, but we seek the coming one.