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 ye forgotten the exhortation, which speaketh to you as to sons, saying, "My son, despise not the chastening of the Lord, nor saint when rebuked by Him?

Partakers

Ephesians 4:24
and to put on the new man, which according to the image of God is created in righteousness, and true holiness.
Ephesians 5:26
to sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,
Colossians 1:22
yet now hath He reconciled in the body of his flesh, through death, to present you holy, and unblameable, and unreproveable in his sight:
Titus 2:14
who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify to Himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
1 Peter 1:15
but as He who hath called you is holy, be ye also holy in all your conversation: since it is written,
1 Peter 2:5
and precious, ye also are built up as living stones, a spiritual house, an holy priesthood to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God by Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 1:4
by which are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises; that by these ye may become partakers of a divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.