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 you have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but you have received the Spirit of adoption, by which 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 the same thing is God, who also has given unto us the earnest of the Spirit.
And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, by whom you are sealed unto the day of redemption.
And in all the land of your possession you shall grant a redemption for the land.
Remember your congregation, which you have purchased of old; the tribe of your inheritance, which you have redeemed; this mount Zion, where you have dwelt.
And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, even to this mountain, which his right hand had purchased.
Behold, Hanamel the son of Shallum your uncle shall come unto you, saying, Buy my field that is in Anathoth: for the right of redemption is yours 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, over which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to feed the church 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, the redemption of our body.
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own; that you should show forth the praises of him who has called you out of darkness into his marvelous light: