Life, Eternal

  • Christ is.

    1 John 1:2 (For the life was manifested, and we have seen it, and bear witness, and shew unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us;)

    1 John 5:20 And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.

  • Revealed by Christ.

    John 6:68 Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? thou hast the words of eternal life.

    2 Timothy 1:10 But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought life and immortality to light through the gospel:

  • life (KJV Dictionary)

  • To know God and Christ is.

    John 17:3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.

  • GIVEN
    • By God.

      Psalms 133:3 As the dew of Hermon, and as the dew that descended upon the mountains of Zion: for there the LORD commanded the blessing, even life for evermore.

      Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

    • See LIFE in the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

    • By Christ.

      John 6:27 Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him hath God the Father sealed.

      John 10:28 And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.

    • In Christ.

      1 John 5:11 And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.

    • Through Christ.

      Romans 5:21 That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord.

      Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.

    • Bible concordance for LIFE

    • To all given to Christ.

      John 17:2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him.

    • To those who believe in God.

      John 5:24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.

    • To those who believe in Christ.

      John 3:15 That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life.

      John 6:40 And this is the will of him that sent me, that every one which seeth the Son, and believeth on him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.

      John 6:47 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life.

    • See Life in McClintock and Strong.

    • To those who hate life for Christ.

      John 12:25 He that loveth his life shall lose it; and he that hateth his life in this world shall keep it unto life eternal.

    • In answer to prayer.

      Psalms 21:4 He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it him, even length of days for ever and ever.

  • Revealed in the Scriptures.

    John 5:39 Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me.

  • RESULTS FROM
    • Drinking the water of life.

      John 4:14 But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.

    • Eating the bread of life.

      John 6:50-58 This is the bread which cometh down from heaven, that a man may eat thereof, and not die. 51 I am the living bread which came down from heaven: if any man eat of this bread, he shall live for ever: and the bread that I will give is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world. 52 The Jews therefore strove among themselves, saying, How can this man give us his flesh to eat? 53 Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man, and drink his blood, ye have no life in you. ...

    • Eating of the tree of life.

      Revelation 2:7 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God.

  • They who are ordained to, believe the gospel.

    Acts 13:48 And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.

  • SAINTS
    • Have promises of.

      1 Timothy 4:8 For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.

      2 Timothy 1:1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, according to the promise of life which is in Christ Jesus,

      Titus 1:2 In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;

      1 John 2:25 And this is the promise that he hath promised us, even eternal life.

    • Have hope of.

      Titus 1:2 In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;

      Titus 3:7 That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.

    • May have assurance of.

      2 Corinthians 5:1 For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

      1 John 5:13 These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.

    • Shall reap, through the Spirit.

      Galatians 6:8 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.

    • Shall inherit.

      Matthew 19:29 And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive an hundredfold, and shall inherit everlasting life.

    • Look for the mercy of God unto.

      Jude 1:21 Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.

    • Should lay hold of.

      1 Timothy 6:12 Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses.

      1 Timothy 6:19 Laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.

    • Are preserved unto.

      John 10:28-29 And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. 29 My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.

    • Shall rise unto.

      Daniel 12:2 And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.

      John 5:29 And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.

    • Shall go into.

      Matthew 25:46 And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.

    • Shall reign in.

      Daniel 7:18 But the saints of the most High shall take the kingdom, and possess the kingdom for ever, even for ever and ever.

      Romans 5:17 For if by one man's offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one, Jesus Christ.)

  • The self-righteous think to inherit, by works.

    Mark 10:17 And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?

  • Cannot be inherited by works.

    Romans 2:7 To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:

    Romans 3:10-19 As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one: 11 There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God. 12 They are all gone out of the way, they are together become unprofitable; there is none that doeth good, no, not one. 13 Their throat is an open sepulchre; with their tongues they have used deceit; the poison of asps is under their lips: ...

  • THE WICKED
    • Have not.

      1 John 3:15 Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him.

    • Judge themselves unworthy of.

      Acts 13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.

  • Exhortation to seek.

    John 6:27 Labour not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him hath God the Father sealed.

 
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