Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death;
And the power
And the fellowship
Nay, I even reckon all things as pure loss because of the priceless privilege of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. And for His sake I have suffered the loss of everything, and reckon it all as mere refuse, in order that I may win Christ and be found in union with Him,
1 John 2:3
And by this we may know that we know Him--if we obey His commands.
And the power
For just as the Father awakens the dead and gives them life, so the Son also gives life to whom He wills.
No one is taking it away from me, but I myself am laying it down. I am authorized to lay it down, and I am authorized to receive it back again. This is the command I received from my Father."
"I am the Resurrection and the Life," said Jesus; "he who believes in me, even if he has died, he shall live;
with prophetic foresight he spoke of the resurrection of the Christ, to the effect that He was not left forsaken in the Unseen World, nor did His body undergo decay.
Well, then, we by our baptism were buried with Him in death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from among the dead by the Father's glorious power, we also should live an entirely new life.
But if Christ is in you, though your body must die because of sin, yet your spirit has Life because of righteousness.
1 Corinthians 15:21
For seeing that death came through man, through man comes also the resurrection of the dead.
2 Corinthians 1:10
He it is who rescued us from so imminent a death, and will do so again; and we have a firm hope in Him that He will also rescue us in all the future,
2 Corinthians 4:10
always, wherever we go, carrying with us in our bodies the putting to death of Jesus, so that in our bodies it may also be clearly shown that Jesus lives.
2 Corinthians 13:4
For though it is true that He was crucified through weakness, yet He now lives through the power of God. We also are weak, sharing His weakness, but with Him we shall be full of life to deal with you through the power of God.
and what the transcendent greatness of His power in us believers as seen in the working of His infinite might
And to you--dead as you once were in your transgressions and in the uncircumcision of your natural state--He has nevertheless given Life with Himself, having forgiven us all our transgressions.
If however you have risen with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, enthroned at God's right hand.
1 Thessalonians 4:14
For if we believe that Jesus has died and risen again, we also believe that, through Jesus, God will bring with Him those who shall have passed away.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who in His great mercy has begotten us anew to an ever-living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
1 Peter 4:1
Since, then, Christ has suffered in the flesh, you also must arm yourselves with a determination to do the same--because he who has suffered in the flesh has done with sin--
I died; but I am now alive until the Ages of the Ages, and I have the keys of the gates of Death and of Hades!
And the fellowship
"You shall drink out of my cup," He said, "but a seat at my right hand or at my left it is not for me to allot, but it belongs to those for whom it has been prepared by my Father."
And do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into His death?
and if children, then heirs too--heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ; if indeed we are sharers in Christ's sufferings, in order that we may also be sharers in His glory.
2 Corinthians 1:5
For just as we have more than our share of suffering for the Christ, so also through the Christ we have more than our share of comfort.
I have been crucified with Christ, and it is no longer I that live, but Christ that lives in me; and the life which I now live in the body I live through faith in the Son of God who loved me and gave Himself up to death on my behalf.
Now I can find joy amid my sufferings for you, and I fill up in my own person whatever is lacking in Christ's afflictions on behalf of His Body, the Church.
2 Timothy 2:11
Faithful is the saying: "If we died with Him, we shall also live with Him;
1 Peter 4:13
On the contrary, in the degree that you share in the sufferings of the Christ, rejoice, so that at the unveiling of His glory you may also rejoice with triumphant gladness.