Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will:

The purpose

Bible References

We

Ephesians 1:14
which is a pledge of our inheritance for the redemption of the acquired possession, for appreciation of his glory.
Psalm 37:18
LORD knows the days of the perfect, and their inheritance shall be forever.
Acts 20:32
And now brothers, I commit you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build up, and to give you an inheritance among all those who have been sanctified.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes to turn about from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, for them to receive remission of sins and a lot among those who have been sanctified by faith in me.
Romans 8:17
And if children, also heirs, heirs indeed of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if indeed we suffer jointly, so that we may also be glorified jointly.
Galatians 3:18
For if the inheritance is from law, it is no longer from promise. But God has given it to Abraham through promise.
Colossians 1:12
Giving thanks to the Father who made us qualified for the share of the portion of the sanctified in light.
Colossians 3:24
knowing that from Lord ye will receive the reward of the inheritance, for ye serve the Lord Christ.
Titus 3:7
So that, having been made righteous by the grace of that man, we may become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
James 2:5
Listen, my beloved brothers, did not God choose the poor of the world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom, which he promised to those who love him?
1 Peter 1:4
for an inheritance imperishable, and undefiled, and unfading, reserved in heavens for you,
1 Peter 3:9
not rendering evil for evil, or reviling for reviling, but instead giving praise, knowing that ye were called for this, so that ye might inherit a blessing.

Being

Ephesians 1:5
Who predestined us for sonship through Jesus Christ for himself, according to the desire of his will,

The purpose

Ephesians 1:9
Having made known to us the mystery of his will according to his desire, which he purposed within himself

General references

Proverbs 8:23
I was set up from everlasting, from the beginning, before the earth was,
Acts 15:18
Known to God from the age are all his works.
Ephesians 3:11
according to the purpose of the ages, which he made in Christ Jesus our Lord,