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.
having been buried with Him in your immersion, in which ye 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 the immersion into death; that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we also might walk in newness of life.
For I through law died to law, that I might live to God.
and what the surpassing greatness of His power toward us who believe, according to the working of the strength of His might,
even when we were dead in our offenses, made us alive with Christ (by grace ye have been saved),
Keep thinking of the things above, not of the things on the earth,
but lay up for yourselves treasures in Heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes, and where theives do not break through, nor steal;
Sell what ye have, and give alms; make for yourselves purses that grow not old, a treasure unfailing in Heaven, where no thief approaches, nor moth corrupts;
For the mind of the flesh is death; but the mind of the Spirit is 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 temporal, but the things that are unseen are eternal.
For our citizenship is in Heaven, whence also we are waiting for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
These all died according to faith, not having obtained the promises, but having seen them from afar, and having greeted them, and having confessed that they were strangers and sojourners on the earth.
1 Corinthians 15:13
But, if there is no resurrection of the dead, neither has Christ been raised;
but This Man, having offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down on the right hand of God;
For we have not here an abiding city, but we are seeking for the one about to come.