Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For here have we no continuing city, but we seek one to come.

Bible References

General references

Hebrews 4:9
There remains then a sabbatism to the people of God.
Hebrews 11:9
By faith he sojourned as a stranger in the land of promise as a foreign country, having dwelt in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise;
Hebrews 12:22
but ye have come to mount Zion; and to the city of the living God, heavenly Jerusalem; and to myriads of angels,
Micah 2:10
Arise ye, and depart; for this is not the resting-place, because of defilement that bringeth destruction, even a grievous destruction.
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I say, brethren, the time is straitened. For the rest, that they who have wives, be as not having any:
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary and light affliction works for us in surpassing measure an eternal weight of glory;
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly tabernacle house be destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 3:20
for our commonwealth has its existence in the heavens, from which also we await the Lord Jesus Christ as Saviour,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is drawn nigh: be sober therefore, and be watchful unto prayers;
2 Peter 3:13
But, according to his promise, we wait for new heavens and a new earth, wherein dwells righteousness.