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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.
having been buried with him in baptism, in which you were also raised with him through faith in the working of God, who raised him from the dead.
We were buried therefore with him through baptism to death, that just like Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we also might walk in newness of life.
For I, through the law, died to the law, that I might live to God.
and what is the exceeding greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to that working of the strength of his might
even when we were dead through our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),
Set your mind on the things that are above, not on the things that are on the earth.
You will show me the path of life. In your presence is fullness of joy. In your right hand there are pleasures forevermore. A Prayer by David.
from men by your hand, Yahweh, from men of the world, whose portion is in this life. You fill the belly of your cherished ones. Your sons have plenty, and they store up wealth for their children.
Who do I have in heaven? There is no one on earth who I desire besides you.
The path of life leads upward for the wise, to keep him from going downward to Sheol.
but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consume, and where thieves don't break through and steal;
Sell that which you have, and give gifts to the needy. Make for yourselves purses which don't grow old, a treasure in the heavens that doesn't fail, where no thief approaches, neither moth destroys.
For the mind of the flesh is death, but the mind of the Spirit is life and peace;
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we don't look 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 wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them and embraced them from afar, and having confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But if there is no resurrection of the dead, neither has Christ been raised.
but he, when he had offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down on the right hand of God;
For we don't have here an enduring city, but we seek that which is to come.