Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
for he whom God hath sent, saith nothing but what is divine: for God hath given him the spirit without restriction.
but when the advocate is come, whom I will send to you from the father, even the spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the father, he shall testify of me.
nevertheless, I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I do not go away, the advocate will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him to you.
now hope will not deceive us, because the love of God is diffused thro' our hearts, by the holy spirit which is given to us;
you are not in such a state, but in a spiritual one, provided the divine spirit dwell in you. now if any man have not the spirit of Christ, he is none of his.
1 Corinthians 15:45
and so it is written, the first man Adam was made an animating soul, the last Adam was made a vivifying spirit.
for I know that this shall turn to my deliverance, thro' your prayers, by the spirit, which Jesus Christ will supply me with,
1 Peter 1:11
when the spirit of Christ inform'd the minds of the prophets of his future sufferings, and of the glorious consequences, they were solicitous to know the circumstances of the times pointed at:
then I fell at his seet to worship him: but he said to me, "forbear: I am the servant of God, as you and your brethren are, that bear testimony to Jesus: worship God: for to give testimony to Jesus, is the very design of prophecy."
but you, when you pray, enter into your closet, and when you have shut the door, pray to your father who is with you in your retirement, and your father who observeth the actions of your retirement shall reward you.
he said therefore to them, when ye pray, say, "our father, which art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. thy kingdom come. thy will be done, on earth, as in heaven.
The spirit likewise softens our afflictions: for being at a loss to apply for the most proper relief; the spirit it self affects us with those pious ejaculations, which we can't well express.
for thro' him both of us have access by the same spirit to the father.
Pour out your souls unto God upon all occasions, watching in prayer with all perseverance and supplication for all christians:
who is passed into the heavens, Jesus the son of God, let us hold fast our profession. for we have
but you, my brethren, improve yourselves in your most holy faith, present your addresses by the holy spirit,
for you are all the sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.