Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

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Bible References

He also

Ephesians 1:5
marking us out beforehand unto sonship, through Jesus Christ, for himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
1 Peter 1:20
Foreknown, indeed, before the foundation of the world, but made manifest at a last stage of the times, for the sake of you

To be

Romans 13:14
But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and, for the flesh, take not forethought to fulfil its covetings.
John 17:16
Of the world, they are not, even as, I, am not of the world.
1 Corinthians 15:49
And, even as we have borne the image of the man of earth, let us also bear the image of the man of heaven.
2 Corinthians 3:18
And, we all, with unveiled face, receiving and reflecting, the glory of the Lord, into the same image, are being transformed, from glory into glory, - even as from a Spirit that is Lord.
Ephesians 1:4
According as he made choice of us, in him, before the founding of a world, that we might be holy and blameless in his presence; in love,
Ephesians 4:24
And were to put on the man of new mould, who, after God, hath been created in his truthful righteousness and loving kindness.
Philippians 3:21
Who will transfigure our humbled body, into conformity with his glorified body, according to the energy wherewith he is able even to subdue, unto himself, all things.
1 John 3:2
Beloved! now, are we, children of God; and, not yet, hath it been made manifest, what we shall be, - We know that, if it should be made manifest, like unto him, shall we be, because we shall see him, just as he is.

That he might

Psalm 89:27
Yea, I, will appoint him, firstborn, Most High to the kings of the earth!
Matthew 12:50
For, whosoever shall do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he, is my, brother, and sister, and mother.
Matthew 25:40
And, answering, the king will say unto them: Verily, I say unto you - Inasmuch as ye did it unto one of these my least brethren, unto me, ye did it.
John 20:17
Jesus saith unto her - Be not detaining me, for, not yet, have I ascended unto the Father; but be going unto my disciples, and say unto them - I am ascending unto my Father and your Father, and my God and your God.
Colossians 1:15
Who, is an image of the unseen God, Firstborn of all creation, -
Hebrews 1:5
For unto which of the messengers said he at any time - My Son, art, thou, I, this day have begotten thee? and again - I, will become, his father, and, he, shall become my Son?
Hebrews 2:11
For, both he that maketh holy, and they who are being made holy, are, all, of One; For which cause, he is not ashamed to be calling them, brethren,
Revelation 1:5
and from - Jesus Christ, - The Faithful Witness, The Firstborn of the Dead, and The Ruler of the Kings of the Earth. Unto him that loveth us, and loosed us out of our sins with his blood, -

General references

Deuteronomy 21:16
then shall it be, that in the day when he maketh his sons to inherit that which he hath, he may not treat the son of the beloved, instead of the son of the hated, as the firstborn;
Ephesians 3:11
According to a plan of the ages which he made in the anointed Jesus our Lord, -