OBJECTIVE OF LIFE

Table of Contents

Key Verse

  • For those whom He foreknew [and loved and chose beforehand], He also predestined to be conformed1 to the image of His Son Romans 8:29 AMP
  • As for me, I will see Your face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied when I awake in Your likeness. Psalm 17:15 NKJV

How

  • we all, with unveiled face, continually seeing as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are progressively being transformed into His image from [one degree of] glory to [even more] glory, which comes from the Lord, [who is] the Spirit. 2 Corinthians 3:18 AMP
  • Beloved, we are now children of God, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that when Christ appears, we will be like Him, for we will see Him as He is. And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself, just as Christ is pure. 1 John 3:2-3 BSB
See also

  • For it was fitting for God [that is, an act worthy of His divine nature] that He, for whose sake are all things, and through whom are all things, in bringing many sons to glory, should make the author and founder of their salvation perfect through suffering [bringing to maturity the human experience necessary for Him to be perfectly equipped for His office as High Priest]. Hebrews 2:10 AMP

Footnotes

  1. 4832 σύμμορφος [SU/MMORFOS] {sýmmorphos} \soom-mor-fos'\ from 4862 and 3444; jointly formed, i.e. (figuratively) similar:--conformed to, fashioned like unto.