Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
buried together with him in baptism, wherein also ye are risen with him through the faith of the operation of God, who has raised him from the dead.
For we are buried with him by baptism into death, that just as the Christ was raised up from the dead to the glory of the Father, likewise we also walk in newness of life.
For through the law I am dead to the law, that I might live unto God.
and what is the exceeding greatness of his power in us who believe, by the operation of the power of his strength,
even as we were dead in sins, he has made us alive together with the Christ (by whose grace ye are saved)
Set your sight on things above, not on things on the earth.
Thou wilt show me the path of life: in thy presence is fullness of joy; in thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
from men, with thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, who have their portion in this life and whose belly thou dost fill with thy provision: they satisfy their sons and leave the rest to their family.
Whom have I in heaven but thee? And apart from thee there is nothing upon the earth that I desire.
The way of life is uphill to the wise, that he may separate himself from Sheol below.
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust corrupt and where thieves do not break through nor steal;
Sell what ye have and give alms; ; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that fails not, where no thief approaches neither moth corrupts.
For the prudence of the flesh is death, but the prudence of the Spirit, life and peace,
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen, for the things which are seen are temporal, but the things which are not seen are eternal.
For our citizenship is in heaven, from where we also look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but seeing them afar off and believing them and embracing them and confessing that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But if there is no resurrection of the dead, then neither is Christ risen;
but this man, after he had offered one sacrifice for sins for ever, is seated at the right hand of God,
For here we have no continuing city, but we seek the one that is coming.