Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
What then? only that in every way, whether in pretence or in truth, Christ is proclaimed; and therein I rejoice, yea, and will rejoice.
Thou wilt show me the path of life: In thy presence is fulness of joy; In thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with beholding thy form.
Thou wilt guide me with thy counsel, And afterward receive me to glory.
To the wise the way of life goeth upward, That he may depart from Sheol beneath.
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through and steal:
Jesus said unto him, If thou wouldest be perfect, go, sell that which thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.
So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
and thou shalt be blessed; because they have not wherewith to recompense thee: for thou shalt be recompensed in the resurrection of the just.
2 Corinthians 4:18
while we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if the earthly house of our tabernacle be dissolved, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal, in the heavens.
and raised us up with him, and made us to sit with him in the heavenly places , in Christ Jesus:
because of the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, whereof ye heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel,
If then ye were raised together with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated on the right hand of God.
For ye both had compassion on them that were in bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of you possessions, knowing that ye have for yourselves a better possession and an abiding one.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy begat us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
In that day shall this song be sung in the land of Judah: we have a strong city; salvation will he appoint for walls and bulwarks.
But the Jerusalem that is above is free, which is our mother.
So then ye are no more strangers and sojourners, but ye are fellow-citizens with the saints, and of the household of God,
but ye are come unto mount Zion, and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to innumerable hosts of angels,
And he carried me away in the Spirit to a mountain great and high, and showed me the holy city Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God,
who also said, Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye looking into heaven? this Jesus, who was received up from you into heaven shall so come in like manner as ye beheld him going into heaven.
1 Thessalonians 4:16
For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven, with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first;
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to you that are afflicted rest with us, at the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with the angels of his power in flaming fire,
Behold, he cometh with the clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they that pierced him; and all the tribes of the earth shall mourn over him. Even so, Amen.
so that ye may approve the things that are excellent; that ye may be sincere and void of offence unto the day of Christ;
1 Corinthians 1:7
so that ye come behind in no gift; waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ;
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivereth us from the wrath to come.
2 Timothy 4:8
henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give to me at that day; and not to me only, but also to all them that have loved his appearing.
looking for the blessed hope and appearing of the glory of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;
so Christ also, having been once offered to bear the sins of many, shall appear a second time, apart from sin, to them that wait for him, unto salvation.
2 Peter 3:12
looking for and earnestly desiring the coming of the day of God, by reason of which the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?