Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits, even the God of our salvation. Selah.
Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
For Christ’s love compels us, because we are convinced that one died for all, and therefore all died.
No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
The LORD has done it this very day; let us rejoice today and be glad.
Like the crackling of thorns under the pot, so is the laughter of fools. This too is meaningless.
“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.”
Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, andwill call him Immanuel.
Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.
But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.
being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God—
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.
Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.
And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows.
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