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
and you have quite forgotten the encouraging words which are addressed to you as sons, and which say, "My son, do not think lightly of the Lord's discipline, and do not faint when He corrects you;

Partakers

Ephesians 4:24
with that new and better self which has been created to resemble God in the righteousness and holiness which come from the truth.
Ephesians 5:26
in order to make her holy, cleansing her with the baptismal water by the word,
Colossians 1:22
He has now, in His human body, reconciled to God by His death, to bring you, holy and faultless and irreproachable, into His presence;
Titus 2:14
who gave Himself for us to purchase our freedom from all iniquity, and purify for Himself a people who should be specially His own, zealous for doing good works.
1 Peter 1:15
but--in imitation of the holy One who has called you--you also must be holy in all your habits of life.
1 Peter 2:5
And be yourselves also like living stones that are being built up into a spiritual house, to become a holy priesthood to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 1:4
It is by means of these that He has granted us His precious and wondrous promises, in order that through them you may, one and all, become sharers in the very nature of God, having completely escaped the corruption which exists in the world through earthly cravings.