Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it came to pass, when the time was come that he should be received up, he stedfastly set his face to go to Jerusalem,
And while he was doing so, he went from them and was taken up into heaven.
2 Kings 2:1
Now when the Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a great wind, Elijah went with Elisha from Gilgal.
So then the Lord Jesus, after he had said these words to them, was taken up into heaven and took his seat at the right hand of God.
What then will you say if you see the Son of man going up to where he was before?
Now before the feast of the Passover, it was clear to Jesus that the time had come for him to go away from this world to the Father. Having once had love for those in the world who were his, his love for them went on to the end.
But now I am going to him who sent me; and not one of you says to me, Where are you going?
And now I will be no longer in the world, but they are in the world and I come to you. Holy Father, keep them in your name which you have given to me, so that they may be one even as we are one.
Till the day when he was taken up to heaven after he had given his orders, through the Holy Spirit, to the Apostles of whom he had made selection:
By which he made Christ come back from the dead, and gave him a place at his right hand in heaven,
For this reason he says, He went up on high, taking his prisoners with him, and gave freely to men.
1 Timothy 3:16
And without argument, great is the secret of religion: He who was seen in the flesh, who was given God's approval in the spirit, was seen by the angels, of whom the good news was given among the nations, in whom the world had faith, who was taken up in glory.
Where Jesus has gone before us, as a high priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.
Having our eyes fixed on Jesus, the guide and end of our faith, who went through the pains of the cross, not caring for the shame, because of the joy which was before him, and who has now taken his place at the right hand of God's seat of power.
1 Peter 3:22
Who has gone into heaven, and is at the right hand of God, angels and authorities and powers having been put under his rule.
But there is a baptism which I have to undergo; and how am I kept back till it is complete!
And I have not put myself against him, or let my heart be turned back from him.
And now, as you see, I am going to Jerusalem, a prisoner in spirit, having no knowledge of what will come to me there:
And he came to us, and took the band of Paul's clothing, and putting it round his feet and hands, said, The Holy Spirit says these words, So will the Jews do to the man who is the owner of this band, and they will give him up into the hands of the Gentiles.
I go forward to the mark, even the reward of the high purpose of God in Christ Jesus.
1 Peter 4:1
So that as Jesus was put to death in the flesh, do you yourselves be of the same mind; for the death of the flesh puts an end to sin;