Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if ye be Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.
Now those who
belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
1 Corinthians 3:23
you belong to Christ; and Christ belongs to God.
1 Corinthians 15:23
But each in his own order: Christ
the first fruits, after that those who are Christ’s at His coming,
2 Corinthians 10:7
You are looking at things as they are outwardly. If anyone is confident in himself that he is Christ’s, let him consider this again within himself, that just as he is Christ’s, so also are we.
be sure that it is those who are of faith who are sons of Abraham.
For it is written that Abraham had two sons,
one by the bondwoman and one by the free woman.
Therefore she said to Abraham, “
Drive out this maid and her son, for the son of this maid shall not be an heir with my son Isaac.”
and the father of circumcision to those who not only are of the circumcision, but who also follow in the steps of the faith of our father Abraham which
he had while uncircumcised.
nor are they all children
because they are Abraham’s descendants, but: “ through Isaac your descendants will be named.”
it was he to whom it was said, “
In Isaac your descendants shall be called.”
Therefore you are no longer a slave, but a son; and
if a son, then an heir through God.
the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would be heir of the world was not through the Law, but through the righteousness of faith.
and if children,
heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him.
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or things present or things to come; all things belong to you,
to be specific, that the Gentiles are
fellow heirs and fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,
so that being justified by His grace we would be made
heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
Are they not all
ministering spirits, sent out to render service for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?
In the same way God, desiring even more to show to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of His purpose, interposed with an oath,
Noah, being warned by God about things not yet seen, in reverence prepared an ark for the salvation of his household, by which he condemned the world, and became an heir of the righteousness which is according to faith.
my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?
He who overcomes will inherit these things, and I will be his God and he will be My son.
Now Abraham gave all that he had to Isaac;
In the days to come Jacob will take root,
blossom and sprout,
And they will fill the
whole world with fruit.
And they will fill the
is God the God of Jews only? Is He not the God of Gentiles also? Yes, of Gentiles also,
those who are of faith are blessed with Abraham, the believer.
And you brethren,
like Isaac, are children of promise.