“There is a river, the streams whereof shall make glad the [CITY OF GOD], the holy place of the tabernacles of the most High. Glorious things are spoken of thee, O [CITY OF GOD]. Selah” (Psalm 46:4, 87:3).
“But ye are come unto mount Sion, and unto the [CITY OF THE LIVING GOD, THE HEAVENLY JERUSALEM], and to an innumerable company of angels, to the general assembly and church of the firstborn, which are written in [HEAVEN, AND TO GOD THE JUDGE OF ALL, AND TO THE SPIRITS OF JUST MEN MADE PERFECT, AND TO JESUS THE MEDIATOR OF THE NEW COVENANT], and to the blood of sprinkling, that speaketh better things than that of Abel” (Hebrews 12:22–24).
“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]” (Revelation 2:7).
“And the nations of them which are saved shall walk in the light of it: and the kings of the earth do bring their glory and honour into it” (Revelation 21:24).
“AND he shewed me [A PURE RIVER OF WATER OF LIFE], clear as crystal, proceeding out of the [THRONE OF GOD AND OF THE LAMB]. In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the [TREE OF LIFE], which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations. And there shall be no more curse: but the [THRONE OF GOD AND OF THE LAMB SHALL BE IN IT; AND HIS SERVANTS SHALL SERVE HIM]: And they shall see his face; and his name shall be in their foreheads” (Revelation 22:1-4).
“And there shall be no night there; and they need no candle, neither light of the sun; for the Lord God giveth them light: and they shall reign for ever and ever.
And he said unto me, These sayings are faithful and true: and the Lord God of the holy prophets sent his angel to shew unto his servants the things which must shortly be done.
Behold, I come quickly: blessed is he that keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book” (Revelation 22:5-7).