He should have remained in the city of his refuge until the death of the high priest, but after the death of the high priest the manslayer shall return into the land of his possession.
Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abides in the vine, no more can ye, except ye abide in me.
Who, when he came and had seen the grace of God, was glad and exhorted them all to remain in their purpose of heart in the Lord.
Paul said to the centurion and to the soldiers, Except these abide in the ship, ye cannot be saved.
For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast unto the end;
For it is impossible that those who once received the light and tasted of that heavenly gift and were made partakers of the Holy Spirit
But Christ being now come, high priest of the good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this creation,
And for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, so that death intervening for the redemption of the rebellions that took place under the first testament, those who are called might receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.
For if we sin wilfully after we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remains no more sacrifice for sins,
But we are not of those who draw back unto perdition, but faithful unto the saving of the soul.