Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ:
For what? but in any manner, whether in pretence, or truth, Christ is announced; and in this I rejoice, and certainly I will rejoice.
Thou wilt cause me to know the way of life: abundance of joys with thy face; favors in thy right hand forever.
I in justice shall see thy face: I shall be satisfied in awaking with thine appearance.
In thy counsel thou wilt guide me, and after, thou wilt receive me with glory.
The path of life is above to the understanding one, to depart from hades below.
Treasure not up to you treasures upon earth, where moth and gnawing destroy, and thieves dig through and steal:
Jesus said to him, If thou wished to be perfected, retire, sell thy possessions, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, follow me.
So he treasuring up for himself, and not rich toward God.
And happy shalt thou be; for they have not to give back to thee: for it shall be given back to thee at the rising up of the just.
2 Corinthians 4:18
We looking not at things seen, but at things not seen: for things seen, temporary; and things not seen, eternal
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house of the tent were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
And raised together, and seated together in heavenlies in Christ Jesus:
By the hope laid up for you in the heavens, which ye heard before in the word of the truth of the good news;
If therefore ye be risen with Christ, seek things above, where Christ is sitting on the right hand of God.
For ye also suffered together with me in bonds, and received the pillage of your possessions with joy, knowing to have in yourselves a better and abiding substance in the heavens.
1 Peter 1:3
Praised the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his great mercy having begotten us again to a living hope, by the rising up of Jesus Christ from the dead,
In that day this song shall be sung in the land of Judah: A strong city to us; he will set salvation the wall and the fortification.
But Jerusalem above is free, which is mother of us all.
Wherefore then are ye no more foreigners and sojourners, but fellow-citizens of the holy, and the household of God;
But ye have come to mount Sion, and to the city of the living God, heavenly Jerusalem, and to myriads of angels,
And he brought me away in the spirit upon a mountain great and high, and showed me the great city, the holy Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God,
And they said, Galilean men, why stand ye looking to heaven this Jesus, taken up from you to heaven, so shall he come which manner ye saw him going to heaven.
1 Thessalonians 4:16
For the Lord himself in the word of command, in the voice of the archangel, shall descend from heaven: and the dead in Christ shall be raised first:
2 Thessalonians 1:7
And to you being pressed a release with us, in the revelation of the Lord Jesus from heaven with the angels of his power,
Behold, he comes with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they who goaded him: and all the tribes of the earth shall lament on account of him. Yes, Amen.
For you to try things differing; that ye may be pure and not stumbling to the day of Christ;
1 Corinthians 1:7
So that ye are not wanting in any grace; awaiting the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 1:10
And to wait for his Son from the heavens, whom be raised from the dead, Jesus, saving us from coming wrath.
2 Timothy 4:8
As to the rest, the crown of justice is laid up for me, which the Lord will assign to me in that day, the just judge: and not only to me, but also to all them having loved his appearance.
Expecting the blessed hope, and apppearance of the glory of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;
So Christ, once offered to have borne the sins of many, of the second time, without sin, shall be seen to them expecting him for salvation.
2 Peter 3:12
Expecting and seeking earnestly the presence of the day of God, during which the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements going to be burned are melted away?