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 have not received the spirit of slavery to be in fear again, but ye have received the Spirit of adoption of sons, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
2 Corinthians 1:22
who has also sealed us and given the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts.
2 Corinthians 5:5
Now he that has made us for this same thing is God, who has likewise given unto us the earnest of the Spirit.
And because ye are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father;
And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God with which ye are sealed for the day of redemption.
Therefore, in all the land of your possession, ye shall grant a redemption for the land.
Remember thy congregation, which thou hast purchased of old; the rod of thine inheritance, which thou hast redeemed, this Mount Zion, in which thou hast dwelt.
And he brought them into the borders of his holiness, into this mountain, which his right hand had purchased.
Behold, Hanameel the son of Shallum thine uncle comes unto thee, saying, Buy my field that is in Anathoth, for the right of redemption is thine to buy it.
And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up and lift up your heads, for your redemption draws near.
Take heed therefore unto yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has placed you as bishops to feed the congregation of God, which he has purchased with his own blood.
And not only they, but ourselves also who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the adoption, that is to say, the redemption of our body.
1 Peter 2:9
But ye are the chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, an acquired people, that ye should show forth the virtues of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.