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And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together.
If so be
For what the law could not do, in that it was weakened through the flesh, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin: he condemned sin in the flesh,
Since, therefore, we have now been justified by his blood, much more shall we be saved through him from the wrath of God.
Do not fear, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
to open their eyes, so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham's offspring, heirs according to promise.
So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir through God.
that is, how the Gentiles are fellow heirs and members of the same body, and partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel.
so that we might be justified by his grace and become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to serve for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?
So when God desired to show more convincingly to the heirs of the promise the unchangeable character of his purpose, he interposed with an oath,
Listen, my beloved brethren: has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those who love him?
1 Peter 1:4
to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, kept in heaven for you,
His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you have been faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your master.'
And I bestow on you a kingdom, just as my Father bestowed one on me,
Father, I desire that they also whom you have given me may be with me where I am, that they may behold my glory which you have given me, for you loved me before the foundation of the world.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But, as it is written, "No eye has seen, nor ear heard, nor the heart of man conceived what God has prepared for those who love him,"
1 Corinthians 3:22
whether Paul or Apollos or Cephas or the world or life or death or the present or the future; all belong to you,
To him who overcomes, I will grant to sit with me on my throne, as I also overcame and sat down with my Father on his throne.
He who overcomes will inherit all this, and I will be his God and he will be my son.
If so be
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and enter his glory?"
He who loves his life will lose it, and he who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life.
strengthening the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying, "Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God."
2 Corinthians 4:8
We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair;
For to you it has been granted for the sake of Christ, not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for his sake,
2 Timothy 2:10
Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they too may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
For you are all sons of God, through faith in Christ Jesus.