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For we who have believed do enter into rest, as he said, As I have sworn in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest: although the works were finished from the foundation of the world.
And on the seventh day God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work which he had made.
And Moses called unto Joshua, and said unto him in the sight of all Israel, Be strong and of a good courage: for you must go with this people unto the land which the LORD has sworn unto their fathers to give them; and you shall cause them to inherit it.
For he is our God; and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Today if you will hear his voice,
Why died I not from the womb? why did I not expire when I came out of the womb?
And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on: Yea, says the Spirit, that they may rest from their labors; and their works do follow them.
And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto you, Today shall you be with me in paradise.
And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there you may be also.
For I am in a strait between two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better:
Then we who are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.
Therefore are they before the throne of God, and serve him day and night in his temple: and he that sits on the throne shall dwell among them.
We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.
His lord said unto 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 lord.
For the Lamb who is in the midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them unto living fountains of waters: and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.
You will show me the path of life: in your presence is fullness of joy; at your right hand there are pleasures forevermore.
As for me, I will behold your face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with your likeness.
Afterward he brought me again unto the door of the house; and, behold, waters issued out from under the threshold of the house eastward: for the front of the house faced toward the east, and the waters came down from under the right side of the house, at the south side of the altar.
And he showed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb.
Seeing it is a righteous thing with God to recompense tribulation to them that trouble you;
And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, do you not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?
And I said unto him, Sir, you know. And he said to me, These are they who came out of the great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat: for as the days of a tree are the days of my people, and my elect shall long enjoy the work of their hands.
Let us therefore fear, lest, although a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears from off all faces; and the rebuke of his people shall he take away from off all the earth: for the LORD has spoken it.
Neither can they die any more: for they are equal unto the angels; and are the children of God, being the children of the resurrection.
And not only they, but ourselves also, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the adoption, that is, the redemption of our body.
Then comes the end, when he shall have delivered up the kingdom to God, even the Father; when he shall have put down all rule and all authority and power.
They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun strike them, nor any heat.
The wolf and the lamb shall feed together, and the lion shall eat straw like the ox: and dust shall be the serpent's food. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain, says the LORD.
The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them.
And in that day will I make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven, and with the creeping things of the ground: and I will abolish the bow and the sword and the battle from the earth, and will make them to lie down safely.
And there shall be no more curse: but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it; and his servants shall serve him: