Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
surely they shall not see the land which I swore unto their fathers, neither shall any of those that provoked me see it.
And the LORD heard the voice of your words and was angry and swore, saying,
So I swore in my wrath, They shall not enter into my rest.
(For we who have believed do enter into the rest) as he said, As I have sworn in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.
And on the seventh day God finished his work which he had made, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.
Thus hath the LORD said, Stand ye in the ways and see and ask for the old paths, where the good way is and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Certainly man does not contend with nor reprehend man; for thy people are as those that resist the priest.
And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on; Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours, and their works do follow them.