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 individuals in Sardis who have not stained their clothes, and they will walk with me dressed in white, because they are worthy.
For this reason they are before the throne of God, and they serve him day and night in his temple, and the one seated on the throne will shelter them.
They will make war with the Lamb, but the Lamb will conquer them, because he is Lord of lords and King of kings, and those accompanying the Lamb are the called, chosen, and faithful."
Then an expert in the law came to him and said, "Teacher, I will follow you wherever you go."
As they were walking along the road, someone said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go."
Then Jesus spoke out again, "I am the light of the world. The one who follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
My sheep listen to my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
If anyone wants to serve me, he must follow me, and where I am, my servant will be too. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.
Peter said to him, "Lord, why can't I follow you now? I will lay down my life for you!"
They were singing a new song: "You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals because you were killed, and at the cost of your own blood you have purchased for God persons from every tribe, language, people, and nation.
He must take a wife who is a virgin.
Then the Lord said to Moses, "Number all the firstborn males of the Israelites from a month old and upward, and take the number of their names.
But you who remained faithful to the Lord your God are still alive to this very day, every one of you.