Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
According to my earnest expectation and hope, that I shall be put to shame in nothing; but that with all freedom of speech, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death.
For all seek their own interests, not those of Christ Jesus.
1 Corinthians 1:30
But ye are of Him in Christ Jesus, who from God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:
But God forbid that I should glory, unless in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified to me, and I to the world.
When Christ, who is your life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with Him in glory.
for I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ, which is much preferable:
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall affliction, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or future, all are yours;
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house, which is but as a tent, were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
But I would not have you ignorant, my brethren, concerning those that are fallen asleep, that ye may not be grieved like others who have no hope:
And I heard a voice from heaven, saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead, that die in the Lord, from henceforth: yea, saith the Spirit, for they rest from their labors and their works do follow them.
He that would save his life shall lose it; and he, that loseth his life for my sake, shall find it.
blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he cometh shall find so employed:
If ye love me, keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father,
For none of us liveth to himself, and no one dieth to himself: