Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection.

The children of god

General references

Bible References


1 Corinthians 15:26
the last enemy that shall be destroyed, is death.
Philippians 3:21
it is he, that will change our vile body into a like form with his glorious body, by displaying that power which is able to subdue all things unto himself.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
Now I would not have you, my brethren, be mistaken about the state of the dead, lest you should be as greatly afflicted as those, who have no hope.
Revelation 20:6
happy and holy are they that have part in the first resurrection: on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God, and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.
Revelation 21:4
God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; there shall be no more death, sorrow, or crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former state of things is passed away." he that sat upon the throne, said,
Revelation 22:2
in the midst of the area, surrounded by the river, was the tree of life, which had twelve fruit-seasons, yielding its fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.

They are

Matthew 22:30
for in the other life after this, there will be no such thing as marriage; but they will be as the angels of God in heaven.
Mark 12:25
for when they shall rise from the dead, they neither will marry, nor be given in marriage, but be immortal like the angels in heaven.
1 Corinthians 15:49
for as we have born the image of the terrestrial, so we shall bear the image of the celestial.
Revelation 5:6
And I beheld, and saw before the throne, in the midst of the four animals, and in the midst of the elders, a lamb which seem'd to have been slain, having seven horns, and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.
Revelation 7:9
After this I beheld, and there was a great multitude, which no man could number, of every nation, tribe, people, and language, who stood before the throne, and before the lamb cloathed in white robes, having palms in their hands.
Revelation 22:9
but he said to me, "forbear, I am the servant of God, as you are, and your brethren the prophets, and those who observe the words of this book: worship God."

The children of god

Romans 8:17
and if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; although we now suffer with him, that we may also be glorified with him.
1 John 3:2
beloved, we are now the sons of God, tho' it does not yet appear what we shall be: but we know, that when this change shall be, his immediate presence will give us a divine resemblance.

General references

1 Corinthians 15:26
the last enemy that shall be destroyed, is death.