Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies,
If any comfort
If any fellowship
We are the circumcision, who serve God in spirit, and rejoice in Christ Jesus, and trust not in the flesh,
And the angel said to them, Fear not; for, behold, I bring you good news of a great joy, which shall be for all people.
I will not leave you orphans; I will come to you.
I have spoken these things to you that my joy may be in you, and your joy be completed.
And you therefore now indeed have sorrow; but I will see you again, and your hearts shall rejoice, and your joy no one shall take from you.
but now I come to thee, and I say these things in the world that they may have my joy made complete in them.
Having been justified therefore by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
And again, Isaiah says, There shall be a root of Jesse and he shall stand up to rule nations, in him shall nations hope.
1 Corinthians 15:31
By the joy on account of you which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily.
2 Corinthians 1:5
because as Christ's sufferings abound in us, so also through Christ does our comfort abound.
2 Corinthians 2:14
But thanks be to God, who always triumphs over us in Christ and reveals the odor of his knowledge by us in every place;
2 Thessalonians 2:16
and our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and our God and Father, who has loved us and given us eternal consolation and a good hope by grace,
that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we might have strong consolation, who fled to lay hold on the hope set before us,
1 Peter 1:6
In which you rejoice, though now for a little while if need be made sad by manifold trials,
If any comfort
If you keep my commandments you shall continue in my love, as I have kept my Father's commandments and continue in his love.
and continuing day by day with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they partook of food with gladness and simplicity of mind,
AND the multitude that believed had one heart and one soul, and none said that anything of his possessions was his; but they had all things common.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long suffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
And grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, by which you were sealed to the day of redemption.
that your hearts may be comforted, being united in love and [raised] to all the riches of the full assurance of understanding, to the knowledge of the mystery of God,
1 John 4:7
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God, and every one that loves has been born of God and knows God.
If any fellowship
and the hope makes not ashamed, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit given us.
But you are not in the flesh but in the spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. And if any man has not the spirit of Christ he is not his.
1 Corinthians 3:16
Know you not that you are a temple of God and the Spirit of God dwells in you?
1 Corinthians 6:19
Know you not that your bodies are a temple of the Holy Spirit in you which you have from God, and you are not your own?
1 Corinthians 12:13
for we have all been baptized with one Spirit in one body, whether Jews or Greeks, whether servants or freemen, and have all been made to drink one Spirit.
2 Corinthians 13:14
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.
And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
in whom also you, when you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation, in whom also you having believed were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise,
for through him we both have access by one spirit to the Father.
There is one body, and one spirit, as you also are called in one hope of your call;
1 Peter 1:2
according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, by sanctification of the Spirit, to obedience and the sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ. Grace and peace be multiplied to you.
1 John 3:24
And he that keeps his commandments continues in him and he in him; and by this we know that he continues in us, by the Spirit which he gave us.
If any bowels
For God is my witness, how much I desire you all with the tender affections of Christ Jesus.
Put on, therefore, as elect and beloved saints of God, hearts of compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering,