Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellowcitizens with the saints, and of the household of God;
that at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no hope, and without God in the world,
that the Gentiles should be fellow heirs and of the same body and partakers of his promise in the Christ by the gospel,
For ye are all sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
But the Jerusalem of above is free, which is the mother of us all.
For our citizenship is in heaven, from where we also look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
And it had a wall great and high, with twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the sons of Israel:
(of whom the whole family in the heavens and on earth is named),
It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the slave as his lord. If they have called the husband of the house Beelzebub, how much more shall they call those of his household?
Therefore as long as we have the opportunity, let us do good unto everyone, especially unto those who are of the household of faith.
1 John 3:1
Behold, what charity the Father has given us, that we should be called the sons of God; therefore the world does not know us, because it does not know him.
And if a stranger shall sojourn among you and will keep the passover unto the LORD; according to the ordinance of the passover and according to the laws thereof, so shall he do; ye shall have one ordinance, both for the stranger and for the natural of the land.
In that day there shall be a highway out of Egypt to Assyria, and the Assyrian shall come into Egypt, and the Egyptian into Assyria, and the Egyptians shall serve the LORD with the Assyrians.
for your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now,