Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness.

After their own pleasure

Bible References

After their own pleasure

Hebrews 12:5
have you forgot the exhortation which is address'd to you, as to children? "my son, despise not thou the chastning of the Lord, nor faint when thou art rebuked of him.

Partakers

Ephesians 4:24
after the image of God, in justice, sanctity, and truth.
Ephesians 5:26
to sanctify and purify her by the ablution of his word,
Colossians 1:22
through his own death, to present you holy, and unblameable, and unreproveable in his own sight:
Titus 2:14
who gave himself for us, to redeem us from all iniquity, and qualify us to be his peculiar people, passionately affected to virtue.
1 Peter 1:15
but as he, who has called you, is holy: let your whole conduct be an imitation of his holiness.
1 Peter 2:5
you your selves are as so many living stones, you are the edifice, the spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, agreeable to God by Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 1:4
by which we have receiv'd the most inestimable promises, that thereby you might become partakers of the divine perfections, after having escap'd from the corruption of a sensual world.