the saints
Psalm 49:14
Like sheep they are headed for Sheol; Death will shepherd them. The upright will rule over them in the morning, and their form will waste away in Sheol, far from their lofty abode.
Psalm 149:5-9
Let the godly celebrate in triumphal glory; let them shout for joy on their beds.
Let the exaltation of God be in their mouths and a two-edged sword in their hands,
inflicting vengeance on the nations and punishment on the peoples,
binding their kings with chains and their dignitaries with iron shackles,
carrying out the judgment decreed against them. This honor is for all His godly people. Hallelujah!
Daniel 7:18
But the holy ones of the Most High will receive the kingdom and possess it forever, yes, forever and ever.'
Daniel 7:22
until the Ancient of Days arrived and a judgment was given in favor of the holy ones of the Most High, for the time had come, and the holy ones took possession of the kingdom.
Zechariah 14:5
You will flee by My mountain valley, for the valley of the mountains will extend to Azal. You will flee as you fled from the earthquake in the days of Uzziah king of Judah. Then the LORD my God will come and all the holy ones with Him.
Matthew 19:28
Jesus said to them, "I assure you: In the Messianic Age, when the Son of Man sits on His glorious throne, you who have followed Me will also sit on 12 thrones, judging the 12 tribes of Israel.
Luke 22:30
so that you may eat and drink at My table in My kingdom. And you will sit on thrones judging the 12 tribes of Israel.
1 Thessalonians 3:13
May He make your hearts blameless in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all His saints. Amen.
Jude 1:14
And Enoch, in the seventh [generation] from Adam, prophesied about them: Look! The Lord comes with thousands of His holy ones
Jude 1:15
to execute judgment on all, and to convict them of all their ungodly deeds that they have done in an ungodly way, and of all the harsh things ungodly sinners have said against Him.
Revelation 2:26
The victor and the one who keeps My works to the end: I will give him authority over the nations--
Revelation 2:27
and He will shepherd them with an iron scepter; He will shatter them like pottery-- just as I have received [this] from My Father.
Revelation 3:21
The victor: I will give him the right to sit with Me on My throne, just as I also won the victory and sat down with My Father on His throne.
Revelation 20:4
Then I saw thrones, and people seated on them who were given authority to judge. [I] also [saw] the souls of those who had been beheaded because of their testimony about Jesus and because of God's word, who had not worshiped the beast or his image, and who had not accepted the mark on their foreheads or their hands. They came to life and reigned with the Messiah for 1,000 years.
the smallest
1 Corinthians 6:4
So if you have cases pertaining to this life, do you select those who have no standing in the church to judge?
2 Corinthians 4:18
So we do not focus on what is seen, but on what is unseen; for what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
1 John 2:16
the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride in one's lifestyle-- is not from the Father, but is from the world.
1 John 2:17
And the world with its lust is passing away, but the one who does God's will remains forever.