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
Then the tribunal came near and took him and commanded him to be bound with two chains and demanded to know who he was and what he had done.
For this cause therefore I have called for you, to see you and to speak with you: because for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
For this cause I, Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles,
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation with which ye are called,
for which I am an ambassador in chains, that in this I may speak boldly as I ought to speak.
Even as it is right for me to think this of you all because I have you in my heart; inasmuch as both in my bonds and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, ye all are joint partakers of my grace.
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord give mercy unto the house of Onesiphorus for he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chain;
2 Timothy 2:9
in which I suffer trouble, like unto an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.
Blessed are ye when men shall revile you and persecute you and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely for my sake.
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into diverse trials,
In yourselves that ye have
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal;
Jesus said unto him, If thou desire to be perfect, go and sell what thou hast and give it to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven; and come and follow me.
but only one thing is necessary, and Mary has chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.
Sell what ye have and give alms; ; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that fails not, where no thief approaches neither moth corrupts.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if the earthly house of this our habitation were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
for the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, of which ye have already heard by the word of the truth of the gospel,
Set your sight on things above, not on things on the earth.
1 Timothy 6:19
laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the future, that they may lay hold on eternal life.
2 Timothy 4:8
from now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day, and not to me only, but unto all those also that have loved his appearing.
1 Peter 1:4
unto the incorruptible inheritance that cannot be defiled and that does not fade away, conserved in the heavens for you,
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now we are the sons of God, and it is not yet made manifest what we shall be; but we know that if he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.