Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
"Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
From that time Jesus began to preach this message: "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
"The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure, hidden in a field, that a person found and hid. Then because of joy he went and sold all that he had and bought that field.
"And now I know that none of you among whom I went around proclaiming the kingdom will see me again.
proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ with complete boldness and without restriction.
For the kingdom of God does not consist of food and drink, but righteousness, peace, and joy in the Holy Spirit.
He delivered us from the power of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of the Son he loves,
2 Thessalonians 1:5
This is evidence of God's righteous judgment, to make you worthy of the kingdom of God, for which in fact you are suffering.
2 Peter 1:11
For thus an entrance into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, will be richly provided for you.
"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be satisfied.
they will say about me, "Yes, the Lord is a powerful deliverer."'" All who are angry at him will cower before him.
Under his rule Judah will enjoy safety and Israel will live in security. This is the name he will go by: 'The Lord has provided us with justice.'
They were both righteous in the sight of God, following all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blamelessly.
For the righteousness of God is revealed in the gospel from faith to faith, just as it is written, "The righteous by faith will live."
But now apart from the law the righteousness of God (which is attested by the law and the prophets) has been disclosed --
For ignoring the righteousness that comes from God, and seeking instead to establish their own righteousness, they did not submit to God's righteousness.
1 Corinthians 1:30
He is the reason you have a relationship with Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification and redemption,
2 Corinthians 5:21
God made the one who did not know sin to be sin for us, so that in him we would become the righteousness of God.
and be found in him, not because I have my own righteousness derived from the law, but because I have the righteousness that comes by way of Christ's faithfulness -- a righteousness from God that is in fact based on Christ's faithfulness.
2 Peter 1:1
From Simeon Peter, a slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those who through the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ, have been granted a faith just as precious as ours.
And whoever has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or fields for my sake will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.
If you say, 'What will we eat in the seventh year if we do not sow and gather our produce?'
Remain loyal to the Lord, you chosen people of his, for his loyal followers lack nothing!
Trust in the Lord and do what is right! Settle in the land and maintain your integrity!
For the Lord God is our sovereign protector. The Lord bestows favor and honor; he withholds no good thing from those who have integrity.
who will not receive in this age a hundred times as much -- homes, brothers, sisters, mothers, children, fields, all with persecutions -- and in the age to come, eternal life.
Then Jesus said to them, "I tell you the truth, there is no one who has left home or wife or brothers or parents or children for the sake of God's kingdom
What then shall we say about these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future. Everything belongs to you,
1 Timothy 4:8
For "physical exercise has some value, but godliness is valuable in every way. It holds promise for the present life and for the life to come."
(Now Abram was very wealthy in livestock, silver, and gold.)
So they gathered it each morning, each person according to what he could eat, and when the sun got hot, it would melt.
For this is no idle word for you -- it is your life! By this word you will live a long time in the land you are about to cross the Jordan to possess."
1 Samuel 30:19
There was nothing missing, whether small or great. He retrieved sons and daughters, the plunder, and everything else they had taken. David brought everything back.
Instead, pursue his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.