Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Which is the earnest of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, unto the praise of his glory.
For ye received not the spirit of bondage again unto fear; but ye received the spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
2 Corinthians 1:22
who also sealed us, and gave us the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts.
2 Corinthians 5:5
Now he that wrought us for this very thing is God, who gave unto us the earnest of the Spirit.
And because ye are sons, God sent forth the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, in whom ye were sealed unto the day of redemption.
And in all the land of your possession ye shall grant a redemption for the land.
Remember thy congregation, which thou hast gotten of old, Which thou hast redeemed to be the tribe of thine inheritance; And mount Zion, wherein thou hast dwelt.
And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, To this mountain, which his right hand had gotten.
Behold, Hanamel the son of Shallum thine uncle shall come unto thee, saying, Buy thee my field that is in Anathoth; for the right of redemption is thine to buy it.
But when these things begin to come to pass, look up, and lift up your heads; because your redemption draweth nigh.
Take heed unto yourselves, and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit hath made you bishops, to feed the church of the Lord which he purchased with his own blood.
And not only so, but ourselves also, who have the first-fruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for our adoption, to wit , the redemption of our body.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are a elect race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for God's own possession, that ye may show forth the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvellous light: