“Watchtower” Study with biblical texts | Week Starting August 31, 2015–September 6, 2015

Work to Enhance the Spiritual Paradise: Information for personal study


(Isaiah 66:1) 66 This is what Jehovah says: “The heavens are my throne, and the earth is my footstool. Where, then, is the house that you could build for me, And where is my resting-place?”
(Isaiah 60:13) To you the glory of Leb′a•non will come, The juniper tree, the ash tree, and the cypress together, To beautify the place of my sanctuary; I will glorify the place for my feet.

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(1 Chronicles 28:2) Then King David rose to his feet and said: “Hear me, my brothers and my people. It was my heart’s desire to build a house as the resting-place for the ark of the covenant of Jehovah and as the footstool of our God, and I made preparations to build.
(Psalm 132:7) Let us come into his residence; Let us bow down at his footstool.

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(Hebrews 9:11, 12) However, when Christ came as a high priest of the good things that have already taken place, he passed through the greater and more perfect tent not made with hands, that is, not of this creation. 12 He entered into the holy place, not with the blood of goats and of young bulls, but with his own blood, once for all time, and obtained an everlasting deliverance for us.

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(Psalms 99:1-3) 99 Jehovah has become King. Let the peoples tremble. He sits enthroned above the cherubs. Let the earth shake. Jehovah is great in Zion, And he is high over all the peoples. 3 Let them praise your great name, For it is awe-inspiring and holy.
(Psalm 99:5) Exalt Jehovah our God and bow down at his footstool; He is holy.
(Psalms 99:6, 7) Moses and Aaron were among his priests, And Samuel was among those calling on his name. They would call to Jehovah, And he would answer them. 7 He would speak to them from the pillar of cloud. They kept his reminders and the decree that he gave to them.
(John 10:16) “And I have other sheep, which are not of this fold; those too I must bring in, and they will listen to my voice, and they will become one flock, one shepherd.

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(Acts 20:28-30) Pay attention to yourselves and to all the flock, among which the holy spirit has appointed you overseers, to shepherd the congregation of God, which he purchased with the blood of his own Son. 29 I know that after my going away oppressive wolves will enter in among you and will not treat the flock with tenderness, 30 and from among you yourselves men will rise and speak twisted things to draw away the disciples after themselves.
(2 Thessalonians 2:3, 4) Let no one lead you astray in any way, because it will not come unless the apostasy comes first and the man of lawlessness gets revealed, the son of destruction. 4 He stands in opposition and exalts himself above every so-called god or object of worship, so that he sits down in the temple of God, publicly showing himself to be a god.

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(Isaiah 4:2, 3) In that day what Jehovah makes sprout will be splendid and glorious, and the fruitage of the land will be the pride and beauty of the survivors of Israel. 3 Whoever remains in Zion and is left over in Jerusalem will be called holy, all of those in Jerusalem written down for life.
(Malachi 3:1-4) 3 “Look! I am sending my messenger, and he will clear up a way before me. And suddenly the true Lord, whom you are seeking, will come to his temple; and the messenger of the covenant will come, in whom you take delight. Look! He will certainly come,” says Jehovah of armies. “But who will endure the day of his coming, and who will be able to stand when he appears? For he will be like the fire of a refiner and like the lye of laundrymen. 3 And he will sit as a refiner and cleanser of silver and will cleanse the sons of Le′vi; and he will clarify them like gold and like silver, and they will certainly become to Jehovah people presenting a gift offering in righteousness. 4 And the gift offering of Judah and of Jerusalem will actually be pleasing to Jehovah, as in the days of long ago and as in the years of antiquity.

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(2 Corinthians 12:1-4) 12 I have to boast. It is not beneficial, but I will move on to supernatural visions and revelations of the Lord. I know a man in union with Christ who, 14 years ago—whether in the body or out of the body, I do not know; God knows—was caught away to the third heaven. 3 Yes, I know such a man—whether in the body or apart from the body, I do not know; God knows— 4 who was caught away into paradise and heard words that cannot be spoken and that are not lawful for a man to say.
(Luke 23:43) And he said to him: “Truly I tell you today, you will be with me in Paradise.”
(Revelation 2:7) Let the one who has an ear hear what the spirit says to the congregations: To the one who conquers I will grant to eat of the tree of life, which is in the paradise of God.’

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(Malachi 3:18) And you will again see the distinction between a righteous person and a wicked person, between one serving God and one not serving him.”

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(Isaiah 60:17) Instead of the copper I will bring in gold, And instead of the iron I will bring in silver, Instead of the wood, copper, And instead of the stones, iron; And I will appoint peace as your overseers And righteousness as your task assigners.

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(Psalms 48:12-14) March around Zion; go all around it; Count its towers. 13 Set your hearts upon its ramparts. Inspect its fortified towers, So that you may tell about it to future generations. 14 For this God is our God forever and ever. He will guide us forevermore.

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(Ephesians 4:8) For it says: “When he ascended on high he carried away captives; he gave gifts in men.”
(Proverbs 24:6) By skillful direction you will wage your war, And through many advisers there is victory.

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(Isaiah 26:15) You have enlarged the nation, O Jehovah, You have enlarged the nation; You have glorified yourself. You have greatly extended all the borders of the land.
(Isaiah 54:2) “Make the place of your tent more spacious. Stretch out the tent cloths of your grand tabernacle. Do not hold back, lengthen your tent cords, And make your tent pins strong.

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(Proverbs 14:35) The king finds pleasure in a servant who acts with insight, But his fury is against the one who acts shamefully.

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