“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved” (John 3:16-17).
“For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, [ETERNAL] in the heavens” (2 Corinthians 5:1).
“While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are [ETERNAL]” (2 Corinthians 4:18).
“Therefore we are always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord” (2 Corinthians 5:6–7).