Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
What then? notwithstanding, every way, whether in pretense, or in truth, Christ is preached, and I therein do rejoice, and will even rejoice.
Thou wilt show me the path of life: in thy presence is fullness of joy; in thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.
As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied when I awake with thy likeness.
Thou hast guided me with thy counsel, and afterward thou shalt receive me unto glory.
The way of life is uphill to the wise, that he may separate himself from Sheol below.
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal;
Jesus said unto him, If thou desire to be perfect, go and sell what thou hast and give it to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven; and come and follow me.
So is he that lays up treasure for himself and is not rich in God.
and thou shalt be blessed, for they cannot recompense thee; for thou shalt be recompensed at 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 this our habitation were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
and has raised us up together and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus,
for the hope which is laid up for you in the heavens, of which ye have already heard by the word of the truth of the gospel,
If ye then are risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where the Christ sits at the right hand of God.
For ye had compassion of me in my bonds and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing that in yourselves ye have a better substance in the heavens, and that abides.
1 Peter 1:3
Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus, the Christ, who according to his great mercy has begotten us again unto a living hope by the resurrection of Jesus, the Christ, from the dead,
In that day they shall sing this song in the land of Judah; We have a strong city; God has appointed saving health for walls and bulwarks.
But the Jerusalem of above is free, which is the mother of us all.
Now therefore ye are no longer strangers and foreigners, but fellowcitizens with the saints and of the household of God,
but ye are come unto Mount Sion and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels,
And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain and showed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of the heaven from and with God,
who also said, Ye men of Galilee, what do ye stand gazing at up into heaven? This same Jesus, who is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go 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 trumpet of God; and the dead in Christ shall rise first;
2 Thessalonians 1:7
and to give you, who are troubled, rest with us, when the Lord Jesus shall be revealed from heaven with the angels of his power,
Behold, he comes with the clouds, and every eye shall see him and those also who pierced him; and all kindreds of the earth shall wail over him. Even so, Amen.
that ye may approve the best, that ye may be sincere and without offense until the day of Christ,
1 Corinthians 1:7
so that ye lack nothing in any gift, waiting for the manifestation of our Lord Jesus Christ,
1 Thessalonians 1:10
and to wait for his Son from the heavens, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivered us from the wrath to come.
2 Timothy 4:8
from now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day, and not to me only, but unto all those also that have loved his appearing.
waiting for that blessed hope and the glorious appearing of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ,
so also the Christ is offered once to take away the sins of many; and unto those that wait for him without sin he shall appear the second time unto saving health.
2 Peter 3:12
waiting for and desiring earnestly for the coming of the day of God, in which the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat?