Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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,
Ye are come
and then all Israel will be saved, just as the Scripture says, "The deliverer will come from Zion, He will drive all ungodliness away from Jacob,
But the Jerusalem above is free, and she is our mother.
Then in my vision I saw the Lamb standing on Mount Zion, and with him 144,000 people who had his name and his Father's name written on their foreheads.
See to it, my brothers, that no one of you has a wicked, unbelieving heart, that turns away from the ever-living God,
how much more surely will the blood of the Christ, who with the eternal Spirit made himself an unblemished offering to God, purify our consciences from the old wrongdoing for the worship of the everliving God?
It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God!
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God!"
And in the very place where they were told, 'You are no people of mine,' They shall be called sons of the living God."
1 Thessalonians 1:9
For when people speak of us, they tell what a welcome you gave us, and how you turned from idols to God, to serve a true and living God,
Then I saw another angel ascend from the east with the seal of the living God, and he cried out in a loud voice to the four angels who had it in their power to harm the earth and the sea,
Of them also Enoch, in the seventh generation from Adam, prophesied, when he said, "See! The Lord comes with his holy myriads
Then in my vision I heard the voices of many angels surrounding the throne, the animals, and the elders, numbering myriads of myriads and thousands of thousands,
for we have no permanent city here on earth, but we are in search of the city that is to come.