Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
By faith he forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king: for he endured, as seeing him who is invisible.
And so, as the result of patient waiting, our forefather obtained what God had promised.
But continually recall to mind the days now past, when on being first enlightened you went through a great conflict and many sufferings.
Therefore, if you would escape becoming weary and faint-hearted, compare your own sufferings with those of Him who endured such hostility directed against Him by sinners.
And you will be objects of universal hatred because you are called by my name; but he who holds out to the End--he will be saved.
but those who stand firm to the End shall be saved.
but they have no root within them. They last for a time; then, when suffering or persecution comes because of the Message, they are immediately overthrown.
You will be objects of universal hatred because you are called by my name, but those who stand firm to the End will be saved.
1 Corinthians 13:7
She knows how to be silent. She is full of trust, full of hope, full of patient endurance.
Remember that we call those blessed who endured what they did. You have also heard of Job's patient endurance, and have seen the issue of the Lord's dealings with him--how full of tenderness and pity the Lord is.
Now faith is a well-grounded assurance of that for which we hope, and a conviction of the reality of things which we do not see.
simply fixing our gaze upon Jesus, our Prince Leader in the faith, who will also award us the prize. He, for the sake of the joy which lay before Him, patiently endured the cross, looking with contempt upon its shame, and afterwards seated Himself-- where He still sits--at the right hand of the throne of God.
For David says in reference to Him, "'I constantly fixed my eyes upon the Lord, because He is at my right hand in order that I may continue unshaken.
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we look not at things seen, but things unseen; for things seen are temporary, but things unseen are eternal.
1 Timothy 1:17
Now to the immortal and invisible King of the Ages, who alone is God, be honour and glory to the Ages of the Ages! Amen.
1 Timothy 6:16
who alone possesses immortality, dwelling in unapproachable light, and whom no man has seen or can see. To Him be eternal honour and power! Amen.
1 Peter 1:8
Him you love, though your eyes have never looked on Him. In Him, though at present you cannot see Him, you nevertheless trust, and triumph with a joy which is unspeakable and is crowned with glory,