Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If I have told you earthly things and ye believe not, how will ye believe if I should tell you heavenly ones?
Wonder not at this; for the time is coming, in which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice,
But Jesus knowing in Himself, that his disciples were murmuring about it, said unto them, Does this offend you?
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily verily I tell thee, Unless a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
Another parable spake He unto them, saying, The gospel-kingdom is like leaven, which a woman took and put into a large quantity of dough, till the whole was leavened.
"What then are we the better?" Not at all, in point of justification; for we have before proved that both Jews and Gentiles are all under sin: as it is written,
And what if God, though resolved to shew his displeasure at last, and to make known his power, yet bore with much long-suffering the vessels of wrath fitted to destruction?
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, and well-pleasing to God, as your rational service.
which according to your former conversation was corrupted with deceitful lusts,
giving thanks unto the Father, who hath made us meet for a portion of the inheritance of the saints in light:
Follow peace with all men; and holiness, without which none shall see the Lord:
1 Peter 1:14
as children of obedience, not conforming yourselves to the former lusts in your ignorance:
And nothing shall enter into it that defileth, and practiseth abomination and falshood: but those only who are written in the Lamb's book of life.