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
A sabbatical rest then still remaineth for the people of God.
Hebrews 11:9
By faith he sojourned in the land of promise, as a foreign land, dwelling in tents with Isaac and Jacob, the co-heirs of the same promise.
Hebrews 12:22
but ye are come unto mount Sion, and to the city of the living God, to the heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of angels,
1 Corinthians 7:29
Now this I say, brethren, that the time is short. The conclusion is, that even they who have wives, should be as though they had not;
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary light affliction worketh for us a transcendently far more exceeding eternal weight of glory;
2 Corinthians 5:1
FOR we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle should be taken down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 3:20
But our conversation is in heaven as its citizens, from whence also we are expecting the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near: be ye therefore sober-minded, and vigilant in prayers.
2 Peter 3:13
But we expect according to his promise new heavens and a new earth in which dwelleth righteousness.