Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they that say such things declare plainly that they seek a country.

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They seek

Hebrews 11:16
they desired therefore a better, that is, an heavenly country: so that God is very justly stiled their God: for he had appointed a city for them.
Hebrews 13:14
for we have. no settled corporation here, but are in expectation of that which is approaching.
Romans 8:23
and not only they, but even those who have the first fruits of the spirit, even we our selves do inwardly groan for the fruit of our adoption, by the deliverance of our body from corruption.
2 Corinthians 4:18
for I have no regard to the things which are visible, but to such as are invisible: since visible things are temporary, but the invisible are eternal.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For I know, that if my body, which is but a tent for my sojourning upon earth, were dissolved, I have what is not fram'd by human art, but by the divine architect, a mansion eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 1:23
I am doubly press'd between my desire to depart, in order to be with Christ, which is by far the best for ME;

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Hebrews 13:14
for we have. no settled corporation here, but are in expectation of that which is approaching.