And if we are children, then we are heirs: heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ--if indeed we suffer with Him, so that we may also be glorified with Him.
Cross ReferencesActs 20:32
And now I commit you to God and to the word of His grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all who are sanctified.
2 Corinthians 1:5
For just as the sufferings of Christ overflow to us, so also through Christ our comfort overflows.
2 Corinthians 1:7
And our hope for you is sure, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you will share in our comfort.
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham's seed and heirs according to the promise.
So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and since you are a son, you are also an heir through God.
This mystery is that through the gospel the Gentiles are fellow heirs, fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus.
I want to know Christ and the power of His resurrection and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to Him in His death,
Now I rejoice in my sufferings for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is lacking in regard to Christ's afflictions for the sake of His body, which is the church.
2 Timothy 2:12
if we endure, we will also reign with Him; if we deny Him, He will also deny us;
so that, having been justified by His grace, we would become heirs with the hope of eternal life.
But in these last days He has spoken to us by His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things, and through whom He made the universe.
Are not the angels ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation?
1 Peter 1:4
and into an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, reserved in heaven for you,
1 Peter 4:13
But rejoice that you share in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed at the revelation of His glory.
The one who is victorious will inherit all things, and I will be his God, and he will be My son.
Chapter Outline1. Those who are in Christ are free from condemnation.
5. What harm comes of the flesh;
13. and what good of the Spirit.
19. The glorious deliverance the creation longs for,
29. was beforehand decreed from God.
38. Nothing can sever us from his love.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Romans 8:3, 29, 30
Romans 5:9, 10, 17
1 Peter 1:4
Luke 22:29, 30
1 Corinthians 2:9
1 Corinthians 3:22, 23
if so be.
John 12:25, 26
2 Corinthians 4:8-12
2 Timothy 2:10-14
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