Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But now they desire a better country, that is, an heavenly: wherefore God is not ashamed to be called their God: for he hath prepared for them a city.
For those that say such things declare plainly that they seek their native country.
but ye are come unto Mount Sion and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels,
For both he that sanctifies and those who are sanctified are all of one, for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren,
And I will establish my covenant between me and thee and thy seed after thee in their generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto thee and to thy seed after thee.
Moreover he said, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. Then Moses covered his face, for he was afraid to look upon God.
But thou, Israel, my slave, Jacob whom I have chosen, art the seed of Abraham my friend.
In that time, said the LORD, I will be the God unto all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people.
But concerning the resurrection of the dead, have ye not read that which is spoken unto you by God, who saith,
And regarding the dead who are to rise, have ye not read in the book of Moses how in the bush God spoke unto him, saying, I Am the God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob?
Now that the dead are raised, even Moses showed this at the bush when he calls the Lord the God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob.
saying, I am the God of thy fathers, the God of Abraham and the God of Isaac and the God of Jacob. Then Moses trembled and dared not to behold.
And Abraham said unto him, Beware that thou not bring my son there again.
Ye shall dwell in tabernacles seven days; all that are natural of Israel shall dwell in booths,
I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, to be your God. I AM your God.
Thy statutes have been my songs in the house of my pilgrimage.
and they shall be my people, and I will be their God:
but to sit at my right hand and at my left hand is not mine to give, but it shall be given to those for whom it is prepared.
For here we have no continuing city, but we seek the one that is coming.