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
So there must still be a promised Sabbath of Rest for God's people.
Hebrews 11:9
Faith led him to make a temporary home as a stranger in the land he had been promised, and to live there in his tents, with Isaac and Jacob, who shared the promise with him.
Hebrews 12:22
But you have come up to Mount Zion, to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, to countless angels,
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I do say, brothers. The appointed time has grown very short. From this time on those who have wives should live as though they had none,
2 Corinthians 4:17
For this slight, momentary trouble is piling up for me an eternal blessedness beyond all comparison,
2 Corinthians 5:1
For I know that if this earthly tent that I live in is taken down, God will provide me a building in heaven to live in, not built by human hands but eternal.
Philippians 3:20
But the commonwealth to which we belong is in heaven, and from it we are eagerly awaiting the coming of a savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near. Be serious and collected, therefore, and pray.
2 Peter 3:13
In fulfilment of his promise we expect new heavens and a new earth, where uprightness will prevail.