Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They will not see the land about which I made an oath to their fathers; not one of these by whom I have not been honoured will see it.
And the Lord, hearing your words, was angry, and said with an oath,
And being angry I made an oath, saying, They may not come into my rest.
For those of us who have belief come into his rest; even as he has said, As I said in my oath when I was angry, They may not come into my rest: though the works were done from the time of the making of the world.
And on the seventh day God came to the end of all his work; and on the seventh day he took his rest from all the work which he had done.
This is what the Lord has said: Take your place looking out on the ways; make search for the old roads, saying, Where is the good way? and go in it that you may have rest for your souls. But they said, We will not go in it.
Come to me, all you who are troubled and weighted down with care, and I will give you rest.
Let no man go to law or make protests, for your people are like those who go to law with a priest.
And a voice from heaven came to my ears, saying, Put in writing, There is a blessing on the dead who from now on come to their end in the Lord: yes, says the Spirit, that they may have rest from their troubles; for their works go with them.