Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest remains, let us fear lest any one of you be judged to have come short of it.
As I swore in my wrath, 'They shall never enter my rest.'"
I said to him, "Sir, you know." And he said to me, "These are they who have come out of the great tribulation; they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
he will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will there be mourning nor crying nor pain any more, for the former things have passed away."
choosing rather to share ill-treatment with the people of God than to enjoy the fleeting pleasures of sin.
And she will give birth to a son, and you shall call his name Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins."
who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, zealous for good deeds.
1 Peter 2:10
Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.