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 remaineth therefore a rest for the people of God:
Hebrews 11:9
By faith he sojourned in the land promised him, as in a foreign country, dwelling in tents, as did Isaac and Jacob the heirs with him of the same promise.
Hebrews 12:22
but ye are come to mount Sion, and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of angels,
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I say, brethren, that the time is short: it remains therefore, that even those, who have wives, be as though they had none;
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our short and light affliction is working out for us an infinite and eternal weight of glory, as we aim not at the things which are visible, but invisible:
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house, which is but as a tent, were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 3:20
from whence also we expect the Saviour, our Lord Jesus Christ: who will change our vile body,
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things draws nigh: be ye therefore sober, and watch unto prayer:
2 Peter 3:13
But we, according to his promise, look for new heavens and a new earth, in which righteousness dwelleth.