The Urantia Book
Cross-Referenced to the Bible
(compare)= Instructive to compare the two texts
(same)= Material in both texts is the same
(reference)= Material in one text refers to material in the other
048:01.07 Better --heavenly-- country Hebrews 11:16 (Reference) "But now they desire a better country, that is, an heavenly: wherefore God is not ashamed to be called their God: for he hath prepared for them a city."
048:01.07 City: builder, maker, is God 2 Corinthians 5:1 (Reference) "For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens."
048:01.07 City: builder, maker, is God Hebrews 11:10 (Reference) "For he looked for a city which hath foundations, whose builder and maker is God."
048:01.07 In heaven better substance Hebrews 10:34 (Reference) "For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance."
048:01.07 In heaven better substance Matthew 6:19-20 (Same) "Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal."