Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if ye be Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.
Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
1 Corinthians 3:23
and you belong to Christ; and Christ belongs to God.
1 Corinthians 15:23
But each in his own order: Christ the first fruits, then, at his coming, those who belong to him.
2 Corinthians 10:7
You look 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.
Therefore, 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 slave and one by the free woman.
And he is also the father of the circumcised who are not only circumcised but who also walk in the footsteps of the faith which our father Abraham had before he was circumcised.
nor are they all children of Abraham because they are his descendants; but, "Through Isaac shall your descendants be named."
of whom it was said, "Through Isaac shall your descendants be called."
So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir through God.
The promise to Abraham and his descendants, that he would be heir of the world, was not through the law but through the righteousness of faith.
and if children, then heirsheirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with him, in order 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 the present or the future; all belong to you,
that is, how the Gentiles are fellow heirs and members of the same body, and partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel.
so that we might be justified by his grace and become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to serve for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?
So when God desired to show more convincingly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of his purpose, he interposed with an oath,
By faith Noah, being warned by God about things not yet seen, in godly fear prepared an ark for the salvation of his household, by which he condemned the world, and became an heir of the righteousness which comes by faith.
Listen, my beloved brethren: has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those who love him?
He who overcomes will inherit all this, and I will be his God and he will be my son.