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 names in Sardis, who did not defile their garments; and they shall walk with Me in white, because they are worthy.
For this reason are they before the throne of God, and they serve Him day and night in His Temple; and He Who sitteth on the throne will spread His tabernacle over them.
These will make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb will overcome them; because He is Lord of lords, and King of kings; and those with Him are called and chosen and faithful."
And a scribe, coming near, said to Him, "Teacher, I will follow Thee wheresoever Thou mayst go."
And, as they were journeying in the way, a certain one said to Him, "I will follow Thee wheresoever Thou goest."
Again, therefore, Jesus spake to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world: he that follows Me shall not walk in the darkness, but shall have the Light of life."
My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;
If any one serve Me, let him follow Me; and where I am there will also My servant be. If anyone serve Me, him will My Father honor.
Peter says to Him, "Why can I not follow Thee even now? I will lay down my soul for Thee."
And they sing a new song, saying, "Worthy art Thou to take the book, and to open its seals; because Thou wast slain, and didst redeem to God, by Thy blood, some of every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation;