Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the first resurrection: on such the second death hath no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with him a thousand years.

Bible References

Blessed

Revelation 20:5
but the rest of the dead shall not live again until the thousand years are finished. this is the first resurrection.
Revelation 14:13
Then I heard a voice from heaven, saying to me, "write, blessed are the dead who die in the Lord; yes, from henceforth, saith the spirit, they shall rest from their labours; and the recompence of their labours shall follow them."
Revelation 22:7
I shall soon come: happy is he that attends to the prophecies of this book."
Luke 14:15
One of the company hearing that, said to him, happy is he that shall be entertain'd in the kingdom of God.

The second

Revelation 20:14
and death and the grave were cast into the lake of fire: this is the second death.
Revelation 2:11
he that hath an ear, let him hear what the spirit saith to the churches, he that overcometh, shall not be hurt by the second death."
Revelation 21:8
but the fearful, and incredulous, the abominable, the murderer, the licentious, the poisoner, the idolater, and every lyar shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone: this is the second death."

Priests

Revelation 1:6
who hath made us kings and priests to his God and father; to him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.
Revelation 5:10
and hast made us kings and priests unto our God: and we shall reign on the earth."
Romans 12:1
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God to you, that you present your bodies a living victim, holy, acceptable unto God, as the service of a rational being.
1 Peter 2:5
you your selves are as so many living stones, you are the edifice, the spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, agreeable to God by Jesus Christ.

And shall

Revelation 20:4
I saw likewise thrones, where persons were seated, to whom the power of judging was given: and I saw the souls of those that were beheaded for the testimony they had given to Jesus, and for the word of God, who had not worshipped the beast, nor his image, nor had received his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years.
Revelation 1:6
who hath made us kings and priests to his God and father; to him be glory and dominion for ever and ever. Amen.
Revelation 5:10
and hast made us kings and priests unto our God: and we shall reign on the earth."
Romans 8:17
and if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; although we now suffer with him, that we may also be glorified with him.
2 Timothy 2:12
if we suffer, we shall also reign: if we renounce him,