Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the scripture hath concluded all under sin, that the promise by faith of Jesus Christ might be given to them that believe.
and the scripture insinuating, that God would justify the Gentiles thro' faith, gave Abraham an intimation of the gospel in these words, " in thee shall all nations be blessed."
"how then are we better than they?" why, not at all: for we have already convicted both Jews and Gentiles, of being all under the guilt of sin.
Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, so death by this sin; and thereby death passed upon all men, who all by his means became mortal.
for God hath manifested to all the disobedient, that he would have mercy upon all.
that the blessing promised to Abraham might come on the Gentiles thro' Jesus Christ; that we by believing might receive the spirit that was promised.
and he received the sign of circumcision, as a seal of the justification by that faith, which the uncircumcised have: that he might be the father of all those who believe, tho' they are uncircumcised, that it might be accounted to them also for righteousness:
the law was introduc'd, that the greatness of the fall might fully appear; but the more sin display'd its enormity, the divine favour was so much the more transcendent.
2 Timothy 1:1
Paul an apostle of Jesus Christ, appointed by God to declare the promise, which Jesus Christ has made of eternal life;
For when God gave his promise to Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he sware by himself, saying,
and for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, that, the transgressions that were unexpiated by the first testament, being expiated by his death, they who are called might receive the eternal inheritance, which was promised.
2 Peter 1:4
by which we have receiv'd the most inestimable promises, that thereby you might become partakers of the divine perfections, after having escap'd from the corruption of a sensual world.
2 Peter 3:13
As for us, in consequence of his promise, we expect a new heaven, and a new earth, where justice shall reside.
1 John 2:25
and this is the reward that he hath promised us, even eternal life.
1 John 5:11
Now what is testified, is this, that God has given to us eternal life: and this life is by his son.
he that believeth, and is baptized, shall be saved; but he that disbelieves, shall be condemned.
that whosoever believeth in him, should not perish, but have eternal life.
I declare unto you, he that heareth my doctrine, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come under condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.
I say, is the will of him that sent me, that every one who observes the son, and believeth on him, should have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.
Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me shall live even though he were dead:
I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me, might not abide in darkness.
but these are written, that ye might believe that Jesus is the Messias, the son of God, and that believing ye might have life through his name.
believe, said they, on the Lord Jesus, and you shall be saved, you, and your family.
for if you openly confess, that Jesus is the Lord, and sincerely believe, that God has raised him from the dead, you shall be saved.
1 John 3:23
now this is his commandment, that we believe in his son Jesus Christ, and that we love one another, as he commanded us.
1 John 5:13
these things have I written to you, that you may know that you have eternal life, by your believing on the name of the son of God.
to whom he answered, how does the law run in that case? what do you find?