Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
But what difference does it make? All that matters is that, in one way or another, from false motives or honest ones, Christ is being made known; I am glad of that. Yes, and I expect to be glad,
"Do not store up your riches on earth, where moths and rust destroy them, and where thieves break in and steal them,
Jesus said to him, "If you want to be perfect, go! Sell your property and give the money to the poor, and you will have riches in heaven. Then come back and be a follower of mine."
That is the way with the man who lays up money for himself, and is not rich with God."
Then you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you; for you will be repaid at the resurrection of the upright."
2 Corinthians 4:18
because I keep my eyes not on what is seen but what is unseen. For what is seen is transitory, but what is unseen is eternal.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For I know that if this earthly tent that I live in is taken down, God will provide me a building in heaven to live in, not built by human hands but eternal.
And he raised us with Christ, and through our union with Christ Jesus made us sit down with him in heaven,
and for the hope of what is stored up for you in heaven. You first heard of it long ago when the true message of the gospel
If, then, you have been raised to life with Christ, set your hearts on the things that are where Christ is, above, seated at God's right hand.
For you showed sympathy with those who were in prison, and you put up with it cheerfully when your property was taken from you, for you knew that you had in yourselves a greater possession that was lasting.
1 Peter 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has caused us to be born anew to a life of hope through Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead,
But the Jerusalem above is free, and she is our mother.
So you are no longer foreigners or strangers, but you are fellow-citizens of God's people and members of his family.
But you have come up to Mount Zion, to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, to countless angels,
He carried me away in a trance to a great, high mountain, and showed me Jerusalem, the holy city, coming down out of heaven from God,
and said to them, "Men of Galilee, why do you stand looking up into the sky? This very Jesus who has been caught up from you into heaven will come in just the way that you have seen him go up to heaven."
1 Thessalonians 4:16
For the Lord himself, at the summons, when the archangel calls and God's trumpet sounds, will come down from heaven, and first those who died in union with Christ will rise;
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to give rest to you who are suffering and to us, when our Lord Jesus appears from heaven, with his mighty angels
See! He is coming on the clouds, and every eye will see him, even the men who pierced him, and all the tribes of the earth will lament over him. So it is to be, Amen.
so that you may have a sense of what is vital, and may be men of transparent character and blameless life, in preparation for the Day of Christ,
1 Corinthians 1:7
and there is no gift that you lack even while you are waiting for our Lord Jesus Christ to reappear,
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for the coming from heaven of his Son, whom he raised from the dead??esus, our deliverer from God's coming wrath.
2 Timothy 4:8
Now the crown of uprightness awaits me, which the Lord, the upright judge, will award me on that Day, and not only me but also all who have loved and hoped for his appearing.
while we wait for the fulfilment of our blessed hope in the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior Christ Jesus.
so the Christ too, after being offered in sacrifice once for all to carry away the sins of many, will appear again but without any burden of sin, to those who are eagerly waiting for him to come and save them.
2 Peter 3:12
while you await and hasten the coming of the Day of God, which will cause the heavens to burn up and dissolve and the heavenly bodies to blaze and melt.
for we have no permanent city here on earth, but we are in search of the city that is to come.