Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.
now they who belong to Christ, have crucified the animal nature with the affections and passions thereof.
but far be it from me that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by which the world is as contemptible to me, as I am to the world.
therefore we are buried with him by being plunged into a sort of death: that as Christ was raised up from the dead into a state of glory with the father, even so we also should proceed to a new state of life.
God having sent his own son invested with a body like that of sinful men, as a sacrifice for sin, thereby destroyed its power; which the law could not effect, human nature being in such a corrupted state.
by whom also ye have obtain'd the true spiritual circumcision, not effected by men, when you were by a christian circumcision divested of all your carnal affections,
since then we died with Christ, we are persuaded that we shall also live with him:
for the christian dispensation of a spiritual life has set me free from the legal state of sin and death.
then it was that God, who is rich in mercy, thro' his great love, wherewith he loved us,
Even you, who were in a dying sinful state, and were uncircumcised Gentiles, has God raised to life, as he did Christ, having pardoned all your sins:
for you are dead to them, and Christ has secured your life with God.
2 Corinthians 4:11
for as long as I live I shall be exposed to death for the sake of Jesus, that the life also of Jesus might be made manifest by the preservation of our mortal life.
2 Corinthians 10:3
for tho' I am involv'd with the world, I don't sustain the war with their poor arts:
1 Peter 4:1
Since then Christ has with respect to his mortal nature died for us, arm yourselves with this reflection, that he, who is dead with respect to sensuality, has renounced sin;
yet knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, that we might be justified by faith in him, and not by the works of the law, by which there is no justification.
but that no man is justified by the law in the sight of God, is evident: for, " the just shall live by faith."
as the father who is the source of life hath sent me, and I live by the father: so he that eateth me, even he shall live by me.
There it is that divine justification is revealed to be wholly by faith: as it is written, " the just shall live by faith."
who has given us access by faith to that degree of favour, we are in, by which we triumph in the hopes of divine glory.
2 Corinthians 1:24
not that I would arbitrarily prescribe what you should believe, but rather encourage you to go on: for 'tis by faith you have stood.
2 Corinthians 5:7
(for I regulate my conduct by my future expectations, not by visible enjoyments:
to these things I am equal, thro' Christ who strengthens me.
1 Thessalonians 5:10
that whether we happen to be alive or dead, we may be secure of living with him.
1 Peter 1:8
whom though you have not seen, you love: and though he is not now the object of your view, yet you believe in him, and triumph with such a laudable transport, as cannot be express'd:
1 Peter 4:2
so that for the future he does not pass the rest of this life in gratifying his sensual passions, but in conformity to the divine precepts.
Nathanael answered, rabbi, thou art the son of God, thou art the king of Israel.
for God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believeth in him, should not perish, but have eternal life.
and we have believed and we have acknowledged that you are the Christ, the son of God.
Jesus having heard that they had excommunicated him; and meeting with the man, he said to him, do you believe on the son of God?
[and Philip said, if you believe with all your heart, you may. and he answered, I do believe that Jesus Christ is the son of God.]
Immediately he maintained in the synagogues, that Jesus was the son of God.
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to expect his son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivers us from impending ruin.
1 John 1:7
but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have society one with another, and the blood of his son Jesus Christ cleanseth us from all sin.
1 John 4:9
by this was the love of God displayed towards us, in that God sent his only begotten son into the world, that we might live thro' him.
1 John 5:10
he that believeth on the son of God, hath the testimony of God thereto: he that does not believe God, impeaches his veracity, because he does not believe the testimony that God gave of his son.
that he might deliver us from the vices of this present age, according to the will of God, even our father: to
as the son of man came not to be ministred unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for all.
I am the true pastor: the true pastor exposes his life for the sheep.
there cannot be greater love than that of a man, who lays down his life for his friends.
yet after all we are more than conquerors, through him that loved us.
for Christ loved us, and for us gave himself an offering and a sacrifice acceptable to God.
who gave himself for us, to redeem us from all iniquity, and qualify us to be his peculiar people, passionately affected to virtue.
and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the first-born of the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth: unto him that loved us, and washed us from our sins by his own blood,