Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For unto the angels hath he not put in subjection the world to come, whereof we speak.

Bible References

The world

Hebrews 6:5
tasted the good word of God and the miracles of the coming age,
2 Peter 3:13
But, according to his promise, we are waiting for new heavens and a new earth, in which righteousness truly resides.
Revelation 11:15
Then the seventh angel blew his trumpet, and there were loud voices in heaven saying: "The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he will reign for ever and ever."

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