The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.
And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
And he died for all, that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised again.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word about Christ.
But the said unto Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the seeth not as man seeth; for man looketh on the outward appearance, but the looketh on the heart.
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.
Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, andwill call him Immanuel.
in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.
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.
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters,
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sinsand live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
Love the your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.
But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us,
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