Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
"Repent!" he said, "for the Kingdom of Heaven is coming!"
From that time Jesus began to preach and say, "Repent! for the Kingdom of Heaven is coming!"
I tell you, some of you who stand here will certainly live to see the Son of Man come to reign!"
Blessed be the reign of our father David which is coming! God bless him from on high!"
As they were listening to this, Jesus went on to give them an illustration, because he was near Jerusalem and they supposed that the Kingdom of God was immediately going to appear.
He has rescued us from the dominion of darkness, and has transferred us into the realm of his dear Son,
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 heard a loud voice in heaven say, "The deliverance and power and reign of our God, and the authority of his Christ have now come, for the accuser of our brothers, who kept bringing charges against them day and night before our God, has been hurled down.
Then I heard what sounded like the shout of a great multitude and the noise of many waters and the sound of mighty thunders, saying, "Praise the Lord; for the Lord our God, the Almighty now reigns!
Then I saw thrones with beings seated on them, who were empowered to act as judges. And I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded on account of the testimony of Jesus and the message of God, who refused to worship the animal and its statue, and would not have its mark put on their foreheads or on their hands. They were restored to life and reigned with the Christ a thousand years.
Are not the angels all spirits in service, whom he sends on his errands for the good of those who are destined to possess salvation?