Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
These are they which were not defiled with women; for they are virgins. These are they which follow the Lamb whithersoever he goeth. These were redeemed from among men, being the firstfruits unto God and to the Lamb.
But you have a few people in Sardis who have not soiled their garments; and they will walk with Me in white, for they are worthy.
For this reason, they are
before the throne of God; and they serve Him day and night in His temple; and He who sits on the throne will spread His tabernacle over them.
These will wage
war against the Lamb, and the Lamb will overcome them, because He is Lord of lords and King of kings, and those who are with Him are the called and chosen and faithful.”
Then a scribe came and said to Him, “Teacher, I will follow You wherever You go.”
As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, “I will follow You wherever You go.”
Then Jesus again spoke to them, saying,
“ I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life.”
My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;
If anyone serves Me, he must follow Me; and where I am, there My servant will be also; if anyone serves Me, the Father will honor him.
Peter *said to Him, “Lord, why can I not follow You right now?
I will lay down my life for You.”
And they *sang a
new song, saying,
“ Worthy are You to take the
book and to break its seals; for You were slain, and purchased for God with Your blood men from every tribe and tongue and people and nation.
He shall take a wife in her virginity.
Then the Lord said to Moses, “
Number every firstborn male of the sons of Israel from a month old and upward, and make a list of their names.
But you who held fast to the Lord your God are alive today, every one of you.