Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.
These are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon, who was called Peter, and his brother Andrew, and James the son of Zebedee and his brother John,
1 Corinthians 3:10
Like an expert builder, I laid a foundation, as God commissioned me to do, and now someone else is building upon it. But let everyone be careful how he does so.
So you are no longer foreigners or strangers, but you are fellow-citizens of God's people and members of his family.
The wall of the city had twelve foundation stones, and on them were the twelve names of the Lamb's twelve apostles.
1 Corinthians 3:9
For we are fellow-laborers for God, and you are God's farm, God's building.
For Jesus is entitled to as much more honor than Moses as the builder of a house is than the house he builds.
If he refuses to listen to them, tell the congregation. And if he refuses to listen to it, treat him as a heathen or a tax-collector.
constantly praising God and respected by all the people. And every day the Lord added people who were saved to their number.
And Saul entirely approved of his being put to death. A great persecution of the church in Jerusalem broke out that day, and they were all scattered over Judea and Samaria except the apostles.
so that the many-sided wisdom of God may now through the church be made known to the rulers and authorities in heaven,
You who are husbands must love your wives, just as Christ loves the church and gave himself for her,
He is the head of the church, it is his body; for he is the beginning, the firstborn from among the dead??hat he might come to stand first in everything.
My sheep listen to my voice, and I know them and they follow me,
Who can bring any accusation against those whom God has chosen? God pronounces them upright;
Let us, therefore, be thankful that the kingdom given to us cannot be shaken, and so please God by worshiping him with reverence and awe;
Then the seventh angel blew his trumpet, and loud voices were heard in heaven, saying, "The sovereignty of the world has passed into the possession of our Lord and his Christ, and he will reign forever and ever."
Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea.