Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you make clean the outside of the cup and of the platter, but within they are full of extortion and excess.
1 Chronicles 29:17
I know also, my God, that you test the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy your people, who are present here, to offer willingly unto you.
He that walks uprightly, and works righteousness, and speaks the truth in his heart.
With the pure you will show yourself pure; and with the devious you will show yourself shrewd.
He that has clean hands, and a pure heart; who has not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.
Behold, you desire truth in the inward parts: and in the hidden part you shall make me to know wisdom.
[A Psalm of Asaph.] Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.
He that loves pureness of heart and has grace on his lips, the king shall be his friend.
Then will I sprinkle clean water upon you, and you shall be clean: from all your filthiness, and from all your idols, will I cleanse you.
And put no difference between us and them, purifying their hearts by faith.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Unto the pure all things are pure: but unto them that are defiled and unbelieving is nothing pure; but even their mind and conscience are defiled.
How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without spot to God, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?
Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.
But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.
Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
1 Peter 1:22
Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto sincere love of the brethren, see that you love one another with a pure heart fervently:
And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved.
And though after my skin is thus destroyed, yet in my flesh shall I see God:
1 Corinthians 13:12
For now we see in a mirror dimly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.
Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now are we the children of God, and it does not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.