The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
For every house is builded by some man; but he that built all things is God.
For thou art my rock and my fortress; therefore for thy name’s sake lead me, and guide me.
Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the Lord, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no searching of his understanding.
Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time:
For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass.
I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah.
60 Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the Lord is risen upon thee.
Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised.
But not as the offence, so also is the free gift. For if through the offence of one many be dead, much more the grace of God, and the gift by grace, which is by one man, Jesus Christ, hath abounded unto many.
He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him.
All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not.
Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.
Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God.
But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you.
And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.
And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the Lord thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the Lord thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth:
The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the Lord shall be safe.
For I the Lord thy God will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee.
He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding shall find good.
The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
But he knoweth the way that I take: when he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.
11 My foot hath held his steps, his way have I kept, and not declined.
But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.
But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
My flesh and my heart faileth: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
23 Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit. Amen.