Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.
In yourselves that ye have
commander came up and took hold of him, and ordered him to be bound with two chains; and he began asking who he was and what he had done.
For this reason, therefore, I
requested to see you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this chain for the sake of the hope of Israel.”
For this reason I, Paul,
the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles—
the prisoner of the Lord, implore you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling with which you have been called,
for which I am an
ambassador in chains; that in proclaiming it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
For it is only right for me to feel this way about you all, because I have you in my heart, since both in my imprisonment and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, you all are partakers of grace with me.
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord grant mercy to
the house of Onesiphorus, for he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains;
2 Timothy 2:9
for which I suffer hardship even to imprisonment as a criminal; but the word of God is not imprisoned.
“Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of Me.
So they went on their way from the presence of the
Council, rejoicing that they had been considered worthy to suffer shame for His name.
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials,
In yourselves that ye have
“ Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
Jesus said to him,
“If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me.”
but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away from her.”
“ Sell your possessions and give to charity; make yourselves money belts which do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near nor moth destroys.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if
the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
because of the
hope laid up for you in heaven, of which you previously heard in the word of truth, the gospel
Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth.
1 Timothy 6:19
storing up for themselves the treasure of a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of that which is life indeed.
2 Timothy 4:8
in the future there
is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day; and not only to me, but also to all who have loved His appearing.
1 Peter 1:4
to obtain an
inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for you,
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him just as He is.