Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him hath God the Father sealed.
They said therefore unto him, What must we do, that we may work the works of God?
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth anything, nor uncircumcision; but faith working through love.
for it is God who worketh in you both to will and to work, for his good pleasure.
whereunto I labor also, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
Jesus answered and said unto her, Every one that drinketh of this water shall thirst again:
When goods increase, they are increased that eat them; and what advantage is there to the owner thereof, save the beholding of them with his eyes?
All the labor of man is for his mouth, and yet the appetite is not filled.
Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labor for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Behold, is it not of Jehovah of hosts that the peoples labor for the fire, and the nations weary themselves for vanity?
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal:
But Martha was cumbered about much serving; and she came up to him, and said, Lord, dost thou not care that my sister did leave me to serve alone? bid her therefore that she help me.
1 Corinthians 6:13
Meats for the belly, and the belly for meats: but God shall bring to nought both it and them. But the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body:
1 Corinthians 7:29
But this I say, brethren, the time is shortened, that henceforth both those that have wives may be as though they had none;
1 Corinthians 9:24
Know ye not that they that run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? Even so run; that ye may attain.
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.
(all which things are to perish with the using), after the precepts and doctrines of men?
Set your mind on the things that are above, not on the things that are upon the earth.
Let us therefore give diligence to enter into that rest, that no man fall after the same example of disobedience.
lest there be any fornication, or profane person, as Esau, who for one mess of meat sold his own birthright.
For the sun ariseth with the scorching wind, and withereth the grass: and the flower thereof falleth, and the grace of the fashion of it perisheth: so also shall the rich man fade away in his goings.
1 Peter 1:24
For, All flesh is as grass, And all the glory thereof as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower falleth:
2 Peter 3:11
Seeing that these things are thus all to be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy living and godliness,
For this is the will of my Father, that every one that beholdeth the Son, and believeth on him, should have eternal life; and I will raise him up at the last day.
but whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall become in him a well of water springing up unto eternal life.
Thy words were found, and I did eat them; and thy words were unto me a joy and the rejoicing of my heart: for I am called by thy name, O Jehovah, God of hosts.
and I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, and no one shall snatch them out of my hand.
Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth on me, though he die, yet shall he live;
Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, and the truth, and the life: no one cometh unto the Father, but by me.
even as thou gavest him authority over all flesh, that to all whom thou hast given him, he should give eternal life.
So as to incline thine ear unto wisdom, And apply thy heart to understanding;
For the wages of sin is death; but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And I knew him not: but he that sent me to baptize in water, he said unto me, Upon whomsoever thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and abiding upon him, the same is he that baptizeth in the Holy Spirit.
But the witness which I have is greater than that of John; for the works which the Father hath given me to accomplish, the very works that I do, bear witness of me, that the Father hath sent me.
I am he that beareth witness of myself, and the Father that sent me beareth witness of me.
If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not.
And I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the multitude that standeth around I said it, that they may believe that thou didst send me.
If I had not done among them the works which none other did, they had not had sin: but now have they both seen and hated both me and my Father.
I will tell of the decree: Jehovah said unto me, Thou art my son; This day have I begotten thee.
Then said I, Lo, I am come; In the roll of the book it is written of me:
And there shall come forth a shoot out of the stock of Jesse, and a branch out of his roots shall bear fruit.
Behold, my servant, whom I uphold; my chosen, in whom my soul delighteth: I have put my Spirit upon him; he will bring forth justice to the Gentiles.
The Spirit of the Lord Jehovah is upon me; because Jehovah hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
and lo, a voice out of the heavens, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.
While he was yet speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them: and behold, a voice out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased; hear ye him.
And a voice came out of the heavens, Thou art my beloved Son, in thee I am well pleased.
And there came a cloud overshadowing them: and there came a voice out of the cloud, This is my beloved Son: hear ye him.
and the Holy Spirit descended in a bodily form, as a dove, upon him, and a voice came out of heaven, Thou art my beloved Son; in thee I am well pleased.
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, Because he anointed me to preach good tidings to the poor: He hath sent me to proclaim release to the captives, And recovering of sight to the blind, To set at liberty them that are bruised,
And a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is my Son, my chosen: hear ye him.
Ye men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God unto you by mighty works and wonders and signs which God did by him in the midst of you, even as ye yourselves know;
even Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed him with the Holy Spirit and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.
2 Peter 1:17
For he received from God the Father honor and glory, when there was borne such a voice to him by the Majestic Glory, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased:
Shall not their cattle and their substance and all their beasts be ours? only let us consent unto them, and they will dwell with us.
But he said, Ye are idle, ye are idle: therefore ye say, Let us go and sacrifice to Jehovah.
Come, eat ye of my bread, And drink of the wine which I have mingled.
Yet seek ye his kingdom, and these things shall be added unto you.
Now there went with him great multitudes: and he turned, and said unto them,
1 John 2:25
And this is the promise which he promised us, even the life eternal.