Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.
That he might
having marked us out beforehand for adoption through Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
1 Peter 1:20
foreknown indeed before the foundation of the world, but who has been manifested at the end of times for your sakes,
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and do not take forethought for the flesh to fulfil its lusts.
They are not of the world, as I am not of the world.
1 Corinthians 15:49
And as we have borne the image of the one made of dust, we shall bear also the image of the heavenly one.
2 Corinthians 3:18
But we all, looking on the glory of the Lord, with unveiled face, are transformed according to the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Lord the Spirit.
according as he has chosen us in him before the world's foundation, that we should be holy and blameless before him in love;
and your having put on the new man, which according to God is created in truthful righteousness and holiness.
who shall transform our body of humiliation into conformity to his body of glory, according to the working of the power which he has even to subdue all things to himself.
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now are we children of God, and what we shall be has not yet been manifested; we know that if it is manifested we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is.
That he might
And as to me, I will make him firstborn, the highest of the kings of the earth.
for whosoever shall do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.
And the King answering shall say to them, Verily, I say to you, Inasmuch as ye have done it to one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it to me.
Jesus says to her, Touch me not, for I have not yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brethren and say to them, I ascend to my Father and your Father, and to my God and your God.
who is image of the invisible God, firstborn of all creation;
For to which of the angels said he ever, Thou art my Son: this day have I begotten thee? and again, I will be to him for father, and he shall be to me for son?
For both he that sanctifies and those sanctified are all of one; for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren,
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and the prince of the kings of the earth. To him who loves us, and has washed us from our sins in his blood,
then it shall be, in the day that he maketh his sons to inherit what he hath, that he may not make the son of the beloved firstborn before the son of the hated, who is the firstborn;
according to the purpose of the ages, which he purposed in Christ Jesus our Lord,