Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded of them, and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.

Bible References

Not

Hebrews 11:39
Yet though they all gained God's approval by their faith, they none of them received what he had promised,

But

Hebrews 11:27
Faith made him leave Egypt, unafraid of the king's anger, for he persevered as though he saw him who is unseen.
John 8:56
Your forefather Abraham exulted at the thought of seeing my coming. He has seen it, and it has made him glad."
John 12:41
Isaiah said this because he saw his glory; it was of him that he spoke.
1 Peter 1:10
About this salvation the prophets who prophesied of the blessing that was destined for you made the most careful investigation,

Confessed

1 Peter 1:17
And if you address him as Father who judges everyone impartially by what he does, you must live reverently all the time you stay here,
1 Peter 2:11
Dear friends, I beg you, as aliens and exiles here, not to indulge the physical cravings that are at war with the soul.

General references

Hebrews 11:39
Yet though they all gained God's approval by their faith, they none of them received what he had promised,
Hebrews 13:14
for we have no permanent city here on earth, but we are in search of the city that is to come.
1 Peter 1:9
to attain the goal of faith, the salvation of your souls.