And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.
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.
you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.
If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.
If anyone acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, God lives in them and they in God.
For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you.
‘Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.’
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;
Whoever has my commands and keeps them is the one who loves me. The one who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love them and show myself to them.
Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us,
I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.
Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrificesGod is pleased.
This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.
As you do not know the path of the wind, or how the body is formed in a mother's womb, so you cannot understand the work of God, the Maker of all things.
But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit,
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.
Here is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance: Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners—of whom I am the worst.
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