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2004

And Jesus entered the temple and drove out all those who were buying and selling in the temple, and overturned the tables of the money changers and the seats of those who were selling doves.

2005

For those who sleep do their sleeping at night, and those who get drunk get drunk at night.

2007

Does a lion roar in the forest when he has no prey? Does a young lion growl from his den unless he has captured something?

2008

But when His brothers had gone up to the feast, then He Himself also went up, not publicly, but as if, in secret.

2009

So the Jews were saying to the man who was cured, "It is the Sabbath, and it is not permissible for you to carry your pallet."

2012

He has caused my flesh and my skin to waste away, He has broken my bones.

2013

"For behold, the day is coming, burning like a furnace; and all the arrogant and every evildoer will be chaff; and the day that is coming will set them ablaze," says the LORD of hosts, "so that it will leave them neither root nor branch."

2014

Does the LORD take delight in thousands of rams, In ten thousand rivers of oil? Shall I present my firstborn for my rebellious acts, The fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?

2017

"The person who sins will die The son will not bear the punishment for the father's iniquity, nor will the father bear the punishment for the son's iniquity; the righteousness of the righteous will be upon himself, and the wickedness of the wicked will be upon himself.

2018

"And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: He who is holy, who is true, who has the key of David, who opens and no one will shut, and who shuts and no one opens, says this:

2019

I will bless the LORD at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth.

2022

"It is he who will go as a forerunner before Him in the spirit and power of Elijah, TO TURN THE HEARTS OF THE FATHERS BACK TO THE CHILDREN, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, so as to make ready a people prepared for the Lord."

2024

The highway of the upright is to depart from evil; He who watches his way preserves his life.

2025

and we ourselves heard this utterance made from heaven when we were with Him on the holy mountain.

2031

Then Jacob departed from Beersheba and went toward Haran.

2032

For this reason, if I come, I will call attention to his deeds which he does, unjustly accusing us with wicked words; and not satisfied with this, he himself does not receive the brethren, either, and he forbids those who desire to do so and puts them out of the church.

2033

"I tell you that He will bring about justice for them quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth?"

2034

But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly, that now at last you have revived your concern for me; indeed, you were concerned before, but you lacked opportunity.

2035

For if someone sees you, who have knowledge, dining in an idol's temple, will not his conscience, if he is weak, be strengthened to eat things sacrificed to idols?

2037

that in everything you were enriched in Him, in all speech and all knowledge,

2038

How blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, Whose sin is covered!

2040

Then the Jews, because it was the day of preparation, so that the bodies would not remain on the cross on the Sabbath (for that Sabbath was a high day), asked Pilate that their legs might be broken, and that they might be taken away.

2042

For thus says the LORD, who created the heavens (He is the God who formed the earth and made it, He established it and did not create it a waste place, but formed it to be inhabited), "I am the LORD, and there is none else.

2044

'Every survivor, at whatever place he may live, let the men of that place support him with silver and gold, with goods and cattle, together with a freewill offering for the house of God which is in Jerusalem.'"

2048

And the LORD said to him, "Name him Jezreel; for yet a little while, and I will punish the house of Jehu for the bloodshed of Jezreel, and I will put an end to the kingdom of the house of Israel.

2049

Although He was a Son, He learned obedience from the things which He suffered.

2052

And there appeared to them tongues as of fire distributing themselves, and they rested on each one of them.

2053

This He said, and after that He said to them, "Our friend Lazarus has fallen asleep; but I go, so that I may awaken him out of sleep."

2054

One of the criminals who were hanged there was hurling abuse at Him, saying, "Are You not the Christ? Save Yourself and us!"

2055

Then he said to them, "Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength."

2057

He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?"

2059

"But I say to you, do not resist an evil person; but whoever slaps you on your right cheek, turn the other to him also.

2060

To understand a proverb and a figure, The words of the wise and their riddles.

2064

Going on a little farther, He saw James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, who were also in the boat mending the nets.

2065

When the Pharisees saw this, they said to His disciples, "Why is your Teacher eating with the tax collectors and sinners?"

2066

"Therefore I say to you, any sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven people, but blasphemy against the Spirit shall not be forgiven.

2067

It is actually reported that there is immorality among you, and immorality of such a kind as does not exist even among the Gentiles, that someone has his father's wife.

2068

For I would have you know, brethren, that the gospel which was preached by me is not according to man.

2069

Let a man regard us in this manner, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.

2070

Therefore, I will allot Him a portion with the great, And He will divide the booty with the strong; Because He poured out Himself to death, And was numbered with the transgressors; Yet He Himself bore the sin of many, And interceded for the transgressors.

2071

"Brethren, the Scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit foretold by the mouth of David concerning Judas, who became a guide to those who arrested Jesus.

2072

As I urged you upon my departure for Macedonia, remain on at Ephesus so that you may instruct certain men not to teach strange doctrines,

2073

"Now therefore, thus you shall say to My servant David, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be ruler over My people Israel.

2074

The LORD hurled a great wind on the sea and there was a great storm on the sea so that the ship was about to break up.

2076

If someone says, "I love God," and hates his brother, he is a liar; for the one who does not love his brother whom he has seen, cannot love God whom he has not seen.

2077

For this reason He is the mediator of a new covenant, so that, since a death has taken place for the redemption of the transgressions that were committed under the first covenant, those who have been called may receive the promise of the eternal inheritance.

2078

But someone may well say, "You have faith and I have works; show me your faith without the works, and I will show you my faith by my works."

2079

After some days Paul said to Barnabas, "Let us return and visit the brethren in every city in which we proclaimed the word of the Lord, and see how they are."

2081

Paul, an apostle (not sent from men nor through the agency of man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised Him from the dead),

2082

When they were filled, He said to His disciples, "Gather up the leftover fragments so that nothing will be lost."

2085

They came to a place named Gethsemane; and He said to His disciples, "Sit here until I have prayed."

2086

"My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all; and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.

2087

And they came to Bethsaida And they brought a blind man to Jesus and implored Him to touch him.

2089

My brethren, if any among you strays from the truth and one turns him back,

2090

To the pure, all things are pure; but to those who are defiled and unbelieving, nothing is pure, but both their mind and their conscience are defiled.

2091

Hear, O peoples, all of you; Listen, O earth and all it contains, And let the Lord GOD be a witness against you, The Lord from His holy temple.

2092

"The beginning of wisdom is: Acquire wisdom; And with all your acquiring, get understanding.

2093

And they were bringing even their babies to Him so that He would touch them, but when the disciples saw it, they began rebuking them.

2094

"Behold, I will make you small among the nations; You are greatly despised.

2095

"Moreover, what are you to Me, O Tyre, Sidon and all the regions of Philistia? Are you rendering Me a recompense? But if you do recompense Me, swiftly and speedily I will return your recompense on your head.

2096

Acquire wisdom! Acquire understanding! Do not forget nor turn away from the words of my mouth.

2098

"Whenever you fast, do not put on a gloomy face as the hypocrites do, for they neglect their appearance so that they will be noticed by men when they are fasting Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full.

2099

"Simeon has related how God first concerned Himself about taking from among the Gentiles a people for His name.

2102

"If I told you earthly things and you do not believe, how will you believe if I tell you heavenly things?

2103

"The one who listens to you listens to Me, and the one who rejects you rejects Me; and he who rejects Me rejects the One who sent Me."

2104

The Lord GOD has given Me the tongue of disciples, That I may know how to sustain the weary one with a word He awakens Me morning by morning, He awakens My ear to listen as a disciple.

2105

One day He was teaching; and there were some Pharisees and teachers of the law sitting there, who had come from every village of Galilee and Judea and from Jerusalem; and the power of the Lord was present for Him to perform healing.

2108

As they were going along and talking, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire and horses of fire which separated the two of them. And Elijah went up by a whirlwind to heaven.

2113

But there will be no more gloom for her who was in anguish; in earlier times He treated the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali with contempt, but later on He shall make it glorious, by the way of the sea, on the other side of Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles.

2114

He said to me, "For 2,300 evenings and mornings; then the holy place will be properly restored."

2115

She made a vow and said, "O LORD of hosts, if You will indeed look on the affliction of Your maidservant and remember me, and not forget Your maidservant, but will give Your maidservant a son, then I will give him to the LORD all the days of his life, and a razor shall never come on his head."

2116

And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the signs that followed.] [And they promptly reported all these instructions to Peter and his companions. And after that, Jesus Himself sent out through them from east to west the sacred and imperishable proclamation of eternal salvation.]

2118

So the dragon was enraged with the woman, and went off to make war with the rest of her children, who keep the commandments of God and hold to the testimony of Jesus.

2119

And Jesus answered him, "It is written, 'MAN SHALL NOT LIVE ON BREAD ALONE.'"

2121

When one of those who were reclining at the table with Him heard this, he said to Him, "Blessed is everyone who will eat bread in the kingdom of God!"

2123

But before faith came, we were kept in custody under the law, being shut up to the faith which was later to be revealed.

2125

"If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,

2126

On that day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, "To your descendants I have given this land, From the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:

2127

"But in those days, after that tribulation, THE SUN WILL BE DARKENED AND THE MOON WILL NOT GIVE ITS LIGHT,

2128

Now Mesha king of Moab was a sheep breeder, and used to pay the king of Israel 100,000 lambs and the wool of 100,000 rams.

2129

"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'

2130

This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and one which enters within the veil,

2131

Out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the sky, and brought them to the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called a living creature, that was its name.

2132

Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, so that we may know the things freely given to us by God,

2133

Now it came about after the death of Moses the servant of the LORD, that the LORD spoke to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' servant, saying,

2134

'As for your male and female slaves whom you may have--you may acquire male and female slaves from the pagan nations that are around you.

2136

And another angel came out of the temple, crying out with a loud voice to Him who sat on the cloud, "Put in your sickle and reap, for the hour to reap has come, because the harvest of the earth is ripe."

2142

And when they heard this, they lifted their voices to God with one accord and said, "O Lord, it is You who MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA, AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM,

2144

but I hope to see you shortly, and we will speak face to face.

2145

"And that slave who knew his master's will and did not get ready or act in accord with his will, will receive many lashes,

2147

and that most of the brethren, trusting in the Lord because of my imprisonment, have far more courage to speak the word of God without fear.

2149

And as they were gazing intently into the sky while He was going, behold, two men in white clothing stood beside them.

2150

that they would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us;

2151

The statement found approval with the whole congregation; and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit, and Philip, Prochorus, Nicanor, Timon, Parmenas and Nicolas, a proselyte from Antioch.

2152

"You brood of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak what is good? For the mouth speaks out of that which fills the heart.

2153

And there was a prophetess, Anna the daughter of Phanuel, of the tribe of Asher She was advanced in years and had lived with her husband seven years after her marriage,

2155

"When you enter the land which the LORD your God gives you, you shall not learn to imitate the detestable things of those nations.

2156

"Truly I say to you, this generation will not pass away until all these things take place.

2157

"Let us tear their fetters apart And cast away their cords from us!"

2158

There were also some women looking on from a distance, among whom were Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the Less and Joses, and Salome.

2159

"Behold, I am going to rebuke your offspring, and I will spread refuse on your faces, the refuse of your feasts; and you will be taken away with it.

2160

but I have hated Esau, and I have made his mountains a desolation and appointed his inheritance for the jackals of the wilderness."

2161

and regard the patience of our Lord as salvation; just as also our beloved brother Paul, according to the wisdom given him, wrote to you,

2164

Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I directed the churches of Galatia, so do you also.

2167

"Now, Israel, what does the LORD your God require from you, but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in all His ways and love Him, and to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,

2169

For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a bond-servant of Christ.

2170

And He looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the treasury.

2172

"But he who practices the truth comes to the Light, so that his deeds may be manifested as having been wrought in God."

2173

They took Jesus, therefore, and He went out, bearing His own cross, to the place called the Place of a Skull, which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha.

2174

"You will be hearing of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not frightened, for those things must take place, but that is not yet the end.

2177

They said to one another, "Were not our hearts burning within us while He was speaking to us on the road, while He was explaining the Scriptures to us?"

2178

"If because of the sabbath, you turn your foot From doing your own pleasure on My holy day, And call the sabbath a delight, the holy day of the LORD honorable, And honor it, desisting from your own ways, From seeking your own pleasure And speaking your own word,

2181

For the living know they will die; but the dead do not know anything, nor have they any longer a reward, for their memory is forgotten.

2182

Now on the day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house,

2184

"For truly in this city there were gathered together against Your holy servant Jesus, whom You anointed, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, along with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel,

2185

But Peter said, "By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean."

2186

Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin,

2189

Therefore we ought to support such men, so that we may be fellow workers with the truth.

2191

Paul, called as an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother,

2192

But Peter said, "I do not possess silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you: In the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene--walk!"

2194

Then it seemed good to the apostles and the elders, with the whole church, to choose men from among them to send to Antioch with Paul and Barnabas--Judas called Barsabbas, and Silas, leading men among the brethren,

2195

By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God;

2196

For if the dead are not raised, not even Christ has been raised;

2197

"This is the one who was in the congregation in the wilderness together with the angel who was speaking to him on Mount Sinai, and who was with our fathers; and he received living oracles to pass on to you.

2198

He presented another parable to them, saying, "The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and sowed in his field;

2199

"I say to you, My friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body and after that have no more that they can do.

2201

If anyone sees his brother committing a sin not leading to death, he shall ask and God will for him give life to those who commit sin not leading to death There is a sin leading to death; I do not say that he should make request for this.

2202

And He said to him, "Why are you asking Me about what is good? There is only One who is good; but if you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments."

2203

And King Herod heard of it, for His name had become well known; and people were saying, "John the Baptist has risen from the dead, and that is why these miraculous powers are at work in Him."

2206

And He came out and proceeded as was His custom to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples also followed Him.

2207

Seek from the book of the LORD, and read: Not one of these will be missing; None will lack its mate For His mouth has commanded, And His Spirit has gathered them.

2208

you will be enriched in everything for all liberality, which through us is producing thanksgiving to God.

2209

But now you also, put them all aside: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and abusive speech from your mouth.

2210

Now I want you to know, brethren, that my circumstances have turned out for the greater progress of the gospel,

2211

Under these circumstances, after so many thousands of people had gathered together that they were stepping on one another, He began saying to His disciples first of all, "Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.

2212

and I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my contemporaries among my countrymen, being more extremely zealous for my ancestral traditions.

2213

"When you come to appear before Me, Who requires of you this trampling of My courts?

2214

But it is not as though the word of God has failed For they are not all Israel who are descended from Israel;

2215

"After He had removed him, He raised up David to be their king, concerning whom He also testified and said, 'I HAVE FOUND DAVID the son of Jesse, A MAN AFTER MY HEART, who will do all My will.'

2217

But now He has obtained a more excellent ministry, by as much as He is also the mediator of a better covenant, which has been enacted on better promises.

2218

"When a man takes a wife and marries her, and it happens that she finds no favor in his eyes because he has found some indecency in her, and he writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out from his house,

2220

And He went up on the mountain and summoned those whom He Himself wanted, and they came to Him.

2222

I will lift up my eyes to the mountains; From where shall my help come?

2223

and will come forth; those who did the good deeds to a resurrection of life, those who committed the evil deeds to a resurrection of judgment.

2225

for the one who gives him a greeting participates in his evil deeds.

2226

"The good man out of the good treasure of his heart brings forth what is good; and the evil man out of the evil treasure brings forth what is evil; for his mouth speaks from that which fills his heart.

2228

"For which one of you, when he wants to build a tower, does not first sit down and calculate the cost to see if he has enough to complete it?

2229

The children of your chosen sister greet you.

2231

When he knocked at the door of the gate, a servant-girl named Rhoda came to answer.

2232

"Therefore be on the alert, for you do not know which day your Lord is coming.

2234

"But when these things begin to take place, straighten up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near."

2236

Therefore in Christ Jesus I have found reason for boasting in things pertaining to God.

2237

When they had been released, they went to their own companions and reported all that the chief priests and the elders had said to them.

2241

Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls came and spoke with me, saying, "Come here, I will show you the judgment of the great harlot who sits on many waters,

2242

Now from the sixth hour darkness fell upon all the land until the ninth hour.

2243

But above all, my brethren, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or with any other oath; but your yes is to be yes, and your no, no, so that you may not fall under judgment.

2244

"If you were of the world, the world would love its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, because of this the world hates you.

2245

Then His mother and His brothers arrived, and standing outside they sent word to Him and called Him.

2248

Now if Christ is preached, that He has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there is no resurrection of the dead?

2249

And hearing this, Jesus said to them, "It is not those who are healthy who need a physician, but those who are sick; I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners."

2250

"Why do you look at the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?

2251

But he who doubts is condemned if he eats, because his eating is not from faith; and whatever is not from faith is sin.

2252

She said to Him, "Sir, You have nothing to draw with and the well is deep; where then do You get that living water?

2253

And Jesus said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon Barjona, because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father who is in heaven.

2256

The woman answered and said, "I have no husband." Jesus said to her, "You have correctly said, 'I have no husband';

2257

Now it happened that He was passing through some grainfields on a Sabbath; and His disciples were picking the heads of grain, rubbing them in their hands, and eating the grain.

2258

Therefore, brethren, be all the more diligent to make certain about His calling and choosing you; for as long as you practice these things, you will never stumble;

2259

Then He said to them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and goes to him at midnight and says to him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves;

2260

"Nevertheless you will be thrust down to Sheol, To the recesses of the pit.

2261

Therefore they said to Him, "What shall we do, so that we may work the works of God?"

2264

even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),

2269

In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it.

2271

Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.

2273

Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have come short of it.

2275

David said to him, "How did things go? Please tell me." And he said, "The people have fled from the battle, and also many of the people have fallen and are dead; and Saul and Jonathan his son are dead also."

2277

Now I praise you because you remember me in everything and hold firmly to the traditions, just as I delivered them to you.

2278

Afterward He appeared to the eleven themselves as they were reclining at the table; and He reproached them for their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they had not believed those who had seen Him after He had risen.

2280

Therefore it says, "WHEN HE ASCENDED ON HIGH, HE LED CAPTIVE A HOST OF CAPTIVES, AND HE GAVE GIFTS TO MEN."

2282

"Whoever then annuls one of the least of these commandments, and teaches others to do the same, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but whoever keeps and teaches them, he shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.

2284

Then what advantage has the Jew? Or what is the benefit of circumcision?

2285

Then the herald loudly proclaimed: "To you the command is given, O peoples, nations and men of every language,

2287

"If your right eye makes you stumble, tear it out and throw it from you; for it is better for you to lose one of the parts of your body, than for your whole body to be thrown into hell.

2289

When they came back to the disciples, they saw a large crowd around them, and some scribes arguing with them.

2292

And immediately He entered the boat with His disciples and came to the district of Dalmanutha.

2294

"A woman shall not wear man's clothing, nor shall a man put on a woman's clothing; for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD your God.

2295

Then Elimelech, Naomi's husband, died; and she was left with her two sons.

2296

But are you willing to recognize, you foolish fellow, that faith without works is useless?

2299

He who testifies to these things says, "Yes, I am coming quickly " Amen Come, Lord Jesus.

2301

Then He who sat on the cloud swung His sickle over the earth, and the earth was reaped.

2302

"And after the sun had risen, it was scorched; and because it had no root, it withered away.

2304

And when I came to you, brethren, I did not come with superiority of speech or of wisdom, proclaiming to you the testimony of God.

2305

Now when Jesus heard this, He marveled at him, and turned and said to the crowd that was following Him, "I say to you, not even in Israel have I found such great faith."

2306

"If you forgive the sins of any, their sins have been forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they have been retained."

2308

Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain, But a woman who fears the LORD, she shall be praised.

2309

"Nevertheless do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are recorded in heaven."

2310

Looking at them, Jesus said, "With people it is impossible, but not with God; for all things are possible with God."

2311

But when he came out, he was unable to speak to them; and they realized that he had seen a vision in the temple; and he kept making signs to them, and remained mute.

2312

They said to me, "The remnant there in the province who survived the captivity are in great distress and reproach, and the wall of Jerusalem is broken down and its gates are burned with fire."

2314

BECAUSE YOU WILL NOT ABANDON MY SOUL TO HADES, NOR ALLOW YOUR HOLY ONE TO UNDERGO DECAY.

2316

Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from every brother who leads an unruly life and not according to the tradition which you received from us.

2318

"They are all straightforward to him who understands, And right to those who find knowledge.

2319

For some men, straying from these things, have turned aside to fruitless discussion,

2320

Now concerning things sacrificed to idols, we know that we all have knowledge Knowledge makes arrogant, but love edifies.

2321

"For affliction does not come from the dust, Nor does trouble sprout from the ground,

2322

Seth lived one hundred and five years, and became the father of Enosh.

2323

But the Lord answered him and said, "You hypocrites, does not each of you on the Sabbath untie his ox or his donkey from the stall and lead him away to water him?

2325

One thing I have asked from the LORD, that I shall seek: That I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, To behold the beauty of the LORD And to meditate in His temple.

2326

"If you had known Me, you would have known My Father also; from now on you know Him, and have seen Him."

2327

"While I was contemplating the horns, behold, another horn, a little one, came up among them, and three of the first horns were pulled out by the roots before it; and behold, this horn possessed eyes like the eyes of a man and a mouth uttering great boasts.

2329

in order to register along with Mary, who was engaged to him, and was with child.

2330

And He led them out as far as Bethany, and He lifted up His hands and blessed them.

2331

For the flesh sets its desire against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; for these are in opposition to one another, so that you may not do the things that you please.

2332

"Again, you have heard that the ancients were told, 'YOU SHALL NOT MAKE FALSE VOWS, BUT SHALL FULFILL YOUR VOWS TO THE LORD.'

2334

On the next day, when they had left Bethany, He became hungry.

2336

It happened year after year, as often as she went up to the house of the LORD, she would provoke her; so she wept and would not eat.

2337

"I am the LORD, and there is no other; Besides Me there is no God I will gird you, though you have not known Me;

2338

"From the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and violent men take it by force.

2339

The wicked are not so, But they are like chaff which the wind drives away.

2340

Now the king and his men went to Jerusalem against the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land, and they said to David, "You shall not come in here, but the blind and lame will turn you away"; thinking, "David cannot enter here."

2341

Whoever speaks, is to do so as one who is speaking the utterances of God; whoever serves is to do so as one who is serving by the strength which God supplies; so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.

2342

"Now it shall be, if you diligently obey the LORD your God, being careful to do all His commandments which I command you today, the LORD your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth.

2343

"To the angel of the church in Sardis write: He who has the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars, says this: 'I know your deeds, that you have a name that you are alive, but you are dead.

2344

while we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen; for the things which are seen are temporal, but the things which are not seen are eternal.

2346

but that we write to them that they abstain from things contaminated by idols and from fornication and from what is strangled and from blood.

2347

"Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who PLANTED A VINEYARD AND PUT A WALL AROUND IT AND DUG A WINE PRESS IN IT, AND BUILT A TOWER, and rented it out to vine-growers and went on a journey.

2350

Then Joshua spoke to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the sons of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, "O sun, stand still at Gibeon, And O moon in the valley of Aijalon."

2353

"I did not recognize Him, but He who sent me to baptize in water said to me, 'He upon whom you see the Spirit descending and remaining upon Him, this is the One who baptizes in the Holy Spirit.'

2355

"And he began reasoning to himself, saying, 'What shall I do, since I have no place to store my crops?'

2358

As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, "I will follow You wherever You go."

2359

Your words were found and I ate them, And Your words became for me a joy and the delight of my heart; For I have been called by Your name, O LORD God of hosts.

2361

Do not speak against one another, brethren He who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks against the law and judges the law; but if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge of it.

2362

Then I heard a loud voice in heaven, saying, "Now the salvation, and the power, and the kingdom of our God and the authority of His Christ have come, for the accuser of our brethren has been thrown down, he who accuses them before our God day and night.

2363

"But when Jacob heard that there was grain in Egypt, he sent our fathers there the first time.

2364

In that day His feet will stand on the Mount of Olives, which is in front of Jerusalem on the east; and the Mount of Olives will be split in its middle from east to west by a very large valley, so that half of the mountain will move toward the north and the other half toward the south.

2365

"For behold, in those days and at that time, When I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem,

2366

My son, if you will receive my words And treasure my commandments within you,

2367

Now the main point in what has been said is this: we have such a high priest, who has taken His seat at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens,

2368

As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you made careful searches and inquiries,

2369

But the high priest rose up, along with all his associates (that is the sect of the Sadducees), and they were filled with jealousy.

2370

And he ordered the chariot to stop; and they both went down into the water, Philip as well as the eunuch, and he baptized him.

2371

In You, O LORD, I have taken refuge; Let me never be ashamed.

2372

for I was afraid of you, because you are an exacting man; you take up what you did not lay down and reap what you did not sow.'

2375

how I did not shrink from declaring to you anything that was profitable, and teaching you publicly and from house to house,

2376

(Now this man acquired a field with the price of his wickedness, and falling headlong, he burst open in the middle and all his intestines gushed out.

2377

Now as to the times and the epochs, brethren, you have no need of anything to be written to you.

2378

When they did not find them, they began dragging Jason and some brethren before the city authorities, shouting, "These men who have upset the world have come here also;

2381

And Mary said, "Behold, the bondslave of the Lord; may it be done to me according to your word." And the angel departed from her.

2382

And they were giving him attention because he had for a long time astonished them with his magic arts.

2384

"It is He who comes after me, the thong of whose sandal I am not worthy to untie."

2385

When it was evening, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who himself had also become a disciple of Jesus.

2386

Now when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down from the mountain, the people assembled about Aaron and said to him, "Come, make us a god who will go before us; as for this Moses, the man who brought us up from the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him."

2387

"Therefore say to them, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Return to Me," declares the LORD of hosts, "that I may return to you," says the LORD of hosts.

2389

"The LORD possessed me at the beginning of His way, Before His works of old.

2391

Then the word of the LORD came by Haggai the prophet, saying,

2392

A jealous and avenging God is the LORD; The LORD is avenging and wrathful The LORD takes vengeance on His adversaries, And He reserves wrath for His enemies.

2393

And all the people gathered as one man at the square which was in front of the Water Gate, and they asked Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses which the LORD had given to Israel.

2394

and the prayer offered in faith will restore the one who is sick, and the Lord will raise him up, and if he has committed sins, they will be forgiven him.

2398

but if it yields thorns and thistles, it is worthless and close to being cursed, and it ends up being burned.

2399

'I will raise up a prophet from among their countrymen like you, and I will put My words in his mouth, and he shall speak to them all that I command him.

2400

As he was traveling, it happened that he was approaching Damascus, and suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him;

2401

"Then You performed signs and wonders against Pharaoh, Against all his servants and all the people of his land; For You knew that they acted arrogantly toward them, And made a name for Yourself as it is this day.

2402

in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.

2403

Then I fell at his feet to worship him But he said to me, "Do not do that; I am a fellow servant of yours and your brethren who hold the testimony of Jesus; worship God. For the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy."

2404

Then David said to him, "From where do you come?" And he said to him, "I have escaped from the camp of Israel."

2405

"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated under Gamaliel, strictly according to the law of our fathers, being zealous for God just as you all are today.

2406

And he said, "Hear me, brethren and fathers! The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran,

2407

Calling them to Himself, Jesus said to them, "You know that those who are recognized as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them; and their great men exercise authority over them.

2409

Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love Me, for I proceeded forth and have come from God, for I have not even come on My own initiative, but He sent Me.

2410

"But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you shut off the kingdom of heaven from people; for you do not enter in yourselves, nor do you allow those who are entering to go in.

2412

Therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, I am laying in Zion a stone, a tested stone, A costly cornerstone for the foundation, firmly placed. He who believes in it will not be disturbed.

2413

O God, You are my God; I shall seek You earnestly; My soul thirsts for You, my flesh yearns for You, In a dry and weary land where there is no water.

2415

youths in whom was no defect, who were good-looking, showing intelligence in every branch of wisdom, endowed with understanding and discerning knowledge, and who had ability for serving in the king's court; and he ordered him to teach them the literature and language of the Chaldeans.

2416

Immediately Jesus made His disciples get into the boat and go ahead of Him to the other side to Bethsaida, while He Himself was sending the crowd away.

2417

"You shall bind them as a sign on your hand and they shall be as frontals on your forehead.

2418

What the gnawing locust has left, the swarming locust has eaten; And what the swarming locust has left, the creeping locust has eaten; And what the creeping locust has left, the stripping locust has eaten.

2419

When the days of his priestly service were ended, he went back home.

2422

When the headwaiter tasted the water which had become wine, and did not know where it came from (but the servants who had drawn the water knew), the headwaiter called the bridegroom,

2423

For what does the Scripture say? "ABRAHAM BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS CREDITED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS."

2425

I, John, your brother and fellow partaker in the tribulation and kingdom and perseverance which are in Jesus, was on the island called Patmos because of the word of God and the testimony of Jesus.

2426

"that they may believe that the LORD, the God of their fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, has appeared to you."

2428

So Hazael went to meet him and took a gift in his hand, even every kind of good thing of Damascus, forty camels' loads; and he came and stood before him and said, "Your son Ben-hadad king of Aram has sent me to you, saying, 'Will I recover from this sickness?'"

2429

For if their rejection is the reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance be but life from the dead?

2430

If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house, and do not give him a greeting;

2431

For it is time for judgment to begin with the household of God; and if it begins with us first, what will be the outcome for those who do not obey the gospel of God?

2432

And suddenly there came from heaven a noise like a violent rushing wind, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting.

2433

It was now about the sixth hour, and darkness fell over the whole land until the ninth hour,

2437

"I ask on their behalf; I do not ask on behalf of the world, but of those whom You have given Me; for they are Yours;

2439

"No weapon that is formed against you will prosper; And every tongue that accuses you in judgment you will condemn This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, And their vindication is from Me," declares the LORD.

2440

a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing and the donkeys feeding beside them,

2442

Now Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the settlers of Gilead, said to Ahab, "As the LORD, the God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, surely there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word."

2443

In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day all the fountains of the great deep burst open, and the floodgates of the sky were opened.

2444

the son of Enosh, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God.

2447

"But as for you, go your way to the end; then you will enter into rest and rise again for your allotted portion at the end of the age."

2448

wanting to be teachers of the Law, even though they do not understand either what they are saying or the matters about which they make confident assertions.

2450

But Jesus called for them, saying, "Permit the children to come to Me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.

2452

so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia.

2454

And he led Him up and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time.

2455

Then some children were brought to Him so that He might lay His hands on them and pray; and the disciples rebuked them.

2456

"Bring your worthless offerings no longer, Incense is an abomination to Me New moon and sabbath, the calling of assemblies-- I cannot endure iniquity and the solemn assembly.

2457

"I do not speak of all of you I know the ones I have chosen; but it is that the Scripture may be fulfilled, 'HE WHO EATS MY BREAD HAS LIFTED UP HIS HEEL AGAINST ME.'

2458

And he was saying, "Jesus, remember me when You come in Your kingdom!"

2460

So the chief priests of the Jews were saying to Pilate, "Do not write, 'The King of the Jews'; but that He said, 'I am King of the Jews.'"

2461

So he began saying to the crowds who were going out to be baptized by him, "You brood of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

2462

Then Jesus said to him, "Put your sword back into its place; for all those who take up the sword shall perish by the sword.

2465

"This is the way the Lord has dealt with me in the days when He looked with favor upon me, to take away my disgrace among men."

2466

Thus says the LORD, "Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool Where then is a house you could build for Me? And where is a place that I may rest?

2467

Her rival, however, would provoke her bitterly to irritate her, because the LORD had closed her womb.

2468

The LORD smelled the soothing aroma; and the LORD said to Himself, "I will never again curse the ground on account of man, for the intent of man's heart is evil from his youth; and I will never again destroy every living thing, as I have done.

2469

The word of the LORD came to me saying, "What do you see, Jeremiah?" And I said, "I see a rod of an almond tree."

2470

Though all the peoples walk Each in the name of his god, As for us, we will walk In the name of the LORD our God forever and ever.

2474

He said, "The LORD roars from Zion And from Jerusalem He utters His voice; And the shepherds' pasture grounds mourn, And the summit of Carmel dries up."

2475

"Be broken, O peoples, and be shattered; And give ear, all remote places of the earth. Gird yourselves, yet be shattered; Gird yourselves, yet be shattered.

2476

How blessed are those whose way is blameless, Who walk in the law of the LORD.

2477

Now Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword.

2480

and though you have not seen Him, you love Him, and though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatly rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory,

2482

and to bring to light what is the administration of the mystery which for ages has been hidden in God who created all things;

2483

Then there was given me a measuring rod like a staff; and someone said, "Get up and measure the temple of God and the altar, and those who worship in it.

2485

Now to Him who is able to keep you from stumbling, and to make you stand in the presence of His glory blameless with great joy,

2486

In His teaching He was saying: "Beware of the scribes who like to walk around in long robes, and like respectful greetings in the market places,

2488

When Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the baby leaped in her womb; and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.

2489

I give my opinion in this matter, for this is to your advantage, who were the first to begin a year ago not only to do this, but also to desire to do it.

2490

"But these enemies of mine, who did not want me to reign over them, bring them here and slay them in my presence."

2491

Again, the devil took Him to a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory;

2492

even as the testimony concerning Christ was confirmed in you,

2493

"Is not this the carpenter's son? Is not His mother called Mary, and His brothers, James and Joseph and Simon and Judas?

2494

Now while the people were in a state of expectation and all were wondering in their hearts about John, as to whether he was the Christ,

2495

They were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.

2496

But the LORD is the true God; He is the living God and the everlasting King At His wrath the earth quakes, And the nations cannot endure His indignation.

2497

She, greatly distressed, prayed to the LORD and wept bitterly.

2498

Then Moses and the sons of Israel sang this song to the LORD, and said, "I will sing to the LORD, for He is highly exalted; The horse and its rider He has hurled into the sea.

2500

and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "AND ABRAHAM BELIEVED GOD, AND IT WAS RECKONED TO HIM AS RIGHTEOUSNESS," and he was called the friend of God.

2501

"So if they say to you, 'Behold, He is in the wilderness,' do not go out, or, 'Behold, He is in the inner rooms,' do not believe them.

2503

I saw in the right hand of Him who sat on the throne a book written inside and on the back, sealed up with seven seals.

2504

and with every living creature that is with you, the birds, the cattle, and every beast of the earth with you; of all that comes out of the ark, even every beast of the earth.

2505

The girl was very beautiful; and she became the king's nurse and served him, but the king did not cohabit with her.

2507

They were amazed and astonished, saying, "Why, are not all these who are speaking Galileans?

2509

And indeed if they had been thinking of that country from which they went out, they would have had opportunity to return.

2510

Finally then, brethren, we request and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us instruction as to how you ought to walk and please God (just as you actually do walk), that you excel still more.

2512

And rend your heart and not your garments " Now return to the LORD your God, For He is gracious and compassionate, Slow to anger, abounding in lovingkindness And relenting of evil.

2514

And He was saying to them, "To you has been given the mystery of the kingdom of God, but those who are outside get everything in parables,

2515

Now there was a certain man from Ramathaim-zophim from the hill country of Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite.

2517

Therefore let us not judge one another anymore, but rather determine this--not to put an obstacle or a stumbling block in a brother's way.

2519

When Jesus had said this, He became troubled in spirit, and testified and said, "Truly, truly, I say to you, that one of you will betray Me."

2520

"Woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days; for there will be great distress upon the land and wrath to this people;

2522

Then they led Jesus from Caiaphas into the Praetorium, and it was early; and they themselves did not enter into the Praetorium so that they would not be defiled, but might eat the Passover.

2524

"And he reported to us how he had seen the angel standing in his house, and saying, 'Send to Joppa and have Simon, who is also called Peter, brought here;

2525

Then the Pharisees went and plotted together how they might trap Him in what He said.

2526

and because He did not need anyone to testify concerning man, for He Himself knew what was in man.

2527

"And you, Capernaum, will not be exalted to heaven, will you? You will be brought down to Hades!

2529

Her prophets are reckless, treacherous men; Her priests have profaned the sanctuary. They have done violence to the law.

2531

"Cry loudly, do not hold back; Raise your voice like a trumpet, And declare to My people their transgression And to the house of Jacob their sins.

2532

"Do not call to mind the former things, Or ponder things of the past.

2534

Remember also your Creator in the days of your youth, before the evil days come and the years draw near when you will say, "I have no delight in them";

2537

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.

2538

For if you cry for discernment, Lift your voice for understanding;

2541

And the tongue is a fire, the very world of iniquity; the tongue is set among our members as that which defiles the entire body, and sets on fire the course of our life, and is set on fire by hell.

2542

After these things I heard something like a loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, saying, "Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God;

2543

But the sons of Israel were fruitful and increased greatly, and multiplied, and became exceedingly mighty, so that the land was filled with them.

2544

So they searched for a beautiful girl throughout all the territory of Israel, and found Abishag the Shunammite, and brought her to the king.

2545

For this we say to you by the word of the Lord, that we who are alive and remain until the coming of the Lord, will not precede those who have fallen asleep.

2546

"And I will grant authority to my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for twelve hundred and sixty days, clothed in sackcloth."

2547

For certain persons have crept in unnoticed, those who were long beforehand marked out for this condemnation, ungodly persons who turn the grace of our God into licentiousness and deny our only Master and Lord, Jesus Christ.

2548

"Remember the word that I said to you, 'A slave is not greater than his master ' If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you; if they kept My word, they will keep yours also.

2549

which He promised beforehand through His prophets in the holy Scriptures,

2550

For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would be heir of the world was not through the Law, but through the righteousness of faith.

2551

What is man that You take thought of him, And the son of man that You care for him?

2552

"Therefore it is necessary that of the men who have accompanied us all the time that the Lord Jesus went in and out among us--

2554

And being in agony He was praying very fervently; and His sweat became like drops of blood, falling down upon the ground.

2556

Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took His outer garments and made four parts, a part to every soldier and also the tunic; now the tunic was seamless, woven in one piece.

2557

Simon Peter answered Him, "Lord, to whom shall we go? You have words of eternal life.

2558

Then came the first day of Unleavened Bread on which the Passover lamb had to be sacrificed.

2560

"But it is easier for heaven and earth to pass away than for one stroke of a letter of the Law to fail.

2561

who will transform the body of our humble state into conformity with the body of His glory, by the exertion of the power that He has even to subject all things to Himself.

2562

but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,

2563

Then the LORD answered me and said, "Record the vision And inscribe it on tablets, That the one who reads it may run.

2564

His feet were like burnished bronze, when it has been made to glow in a furnace, and His voice was like the sound of many waters.

2565

Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread, which is called the Passover, was approaching.

2568

'I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot; I wish that you were cold or hot.

2569

"Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit.

2570

Abraham was the father of Isaac, Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers.

2571

The king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there, for that was the great high place; Solomon offered a thousand burnt offerings on that altar.

2573

"If I then, the Lord and the Teacher, washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another's feet.

2575

"Being then the children of God, we ought not to think that the Divine Nature is like gold or silver or stone, an image formed by the art and thought of man.

2576

Here is the perseverance of the saints who keep the commandments of God and their faith in Jesus.

2577

Now there were Jews living in Jerusalem, devout men from every nation under heaven.

2579

"And so, because he was a prophet and knew that GOD HAD SWORN TO HIM WITH AN OATH TO SEAT one OF HIS DESCENDANTS ON HIS THRONE,

2580

So the other disciples were saying to him, "We have seen the Lord!" But he said to them, "Unless I see in His hands the imprint of the nails, and put my finger into the place of the nails, and put my hand into His side, I will not believe."

2582

(Now this expression, "He ascended," what does it mean except that He also had descended into the lower parts of the earth?

2583

Tell me, you who want to be under law, do you not listen to the law?

2584

Then when Herod saw that he had been tricked by the magi, he became very enraged, and sent and slew all the male children who were in Bethlehem and all its vicinity, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had determined from the magi.

2585

But if through my lie the truth of God abounded to His glory, why am I also still being judged as a sinner?

2587

"For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel's will save it.

2588

"He is not here, for He has risen, just as He said. Come, see the place where He was lying.

2589

And he led Him to Jerusalem and had Him stand on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to Him, "If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down from here;

2590

Who is a God like You, who pardons iniquity And passes over the rebellious act of the remnant of His possession? He does not retain His anger forever, Because He delights in unchanging love.

2591

And behold, the veil of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom; and the earth shook and the rocks were split.

2592

Even those I will bring to My holy mountain And make them joyful in My house of prayer Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be acceptable on My altar; For My house will be called a house of prayer for all the peoples."

2594

And He was passing through from one city and village to another, teaching, and proceeding on His way to Jerusalem.

2596

When the apostles returned, they gave an account to Him of all that they had done Taking them with Him, He withdrew by Himself to a city called Bethsaida.

2597

"But what do you think? A man had two sons, and he came to the first and said, 'Son, go work today in the vineyard.'

2598

Each man said to his mate, "Come, let us cast lots so we may learn on whose account this calamity has struck us " So they cast lots and the lot fell on Jonah.

2600

God made the two great lights, the greater light to govern the day, and the lesser light to govern the night; He made the stars also.

2603

Alas, you who are longing for the day of the LORD, For what purpose will the day of the LORD be to you? It will be darkness and not light;

2604

If a trumpet is blown in a city will not the people tremble? If a calamity occurs in a city has not the LORD done it?

2606

"I saw a dream and it made me fearful; and these fantasies as I lay on my bed and the visions in my mind kept alarming me.

2611

nor is He served by human hands, as though He needed anything, since He Himself gives to all people life and breath and all things;

2612

"Now if You slay this people as one man, then the nations who have heard of Your fame will say,

2613

the latter do it out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel;

2614

and these whom He predestined, He also called; and these whom He called, He also justified; and these whom He justified, He also glorified.

2615

The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz concerning Judah and Jerusalem, which he saw during the reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.

2617

Jesus said, "Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or farms, for My sake and for the gospel's sake,

2618

But it was because of the false brethren secretly brought in, who had sneaked in to spy out our liberty which we have in Christ Jesus, in order to bring us into bondage.

2620

Then Moses said to God, "Behold, I am going to the sons of Israel, and I will say to them, 'The God of your fathers has sent me to you.' Now they may say to me, 'What is His name?' What shall I say to them?"

2622

For the death that He died, He died to sin once for all; but the life that He lives, He lives to God.

2623

The Jews answered Him, "For a good work we do not stone You, but for blasphemy; and because You, being a man, make Yourself out to be God."

2625

with a view to an administration suitable to the fullness of the times, that is, the summing up of all things in Christ, things in the heavens and things on the earth. In Him

2626

Therefore many of His disciples, when they heard this said, "This is a difficult statement; who can listen to it?"

2628

"It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck and he were thrown into the sea, than that he would cause one of these little ones to stumble.

2629

"And I say to you, everyone who confesses Me before men, the Son of Man will confess him also before the angels of God;

2630

and may be found in Him, not having a righteousness of my own derived from the Law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which comes from God on the basis of faith,

2634

"Behold, this was the guilt of your sister Sodom: she and her daughters had arrogance, abundant food and careless ease, but she did not help the poor and needy.

2635

so that all will honor the Son even as they honor the Father. He who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent Him.

2636

that the sons of God saw that the daughters of men were beautiful; and they took wives for themselves, whomever they chose.

2637

Then the men became extremely frightened and they said to him, "How could you do this?" For the men knew that he was fleeing from the presence of the LORD, because he had told them.

2638

They pressed into service a passer-by coming from the country, Simon of Cyrene (the father of Alexander and Rufus), to bear His cross.

2639

Then Elkanah her husband said to her, "Hannah, why do you weep and why do you not eat and why is your heart sad? Am I not better to you than ten sons?"

2640

"All the sinners of My people will die by the sword, Those who say, 'The calamity will not overtake or confront us.'

2642

From there they went out and began to go through Galilee, and He did not want anyone to know about it.

2643

This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior,

2646

Yet in the same way these men, also by dreaming, defile the flesh, and reject authority, and revile angelic majesties.

2647

trying to learn what is pleasing to the Lord.

2649

After these things Joseph of Arimathea, being a disciple of Jesus, but a secret one for fear of the Jews, asked Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus; and Pilate granted permission. So he came and took away His body.

2655

Judge for yourselves: is it proper for a woman to pray to God with her head uncovered?

2656

With what shall I come to the LORD And bow myself before the God on high? Shall I come to Him with burnt offerings, With yearling calves?

2657

God was performing extraordinary miracles by the hands of Paul,

2659

"The eye is the lamp of the body; so then if your eye is clear, your whole body will be full of light.

2660

for it is a minister of God to you for good. But if you do what is evil, be afraid; for it does not bear the sword for nothing; for it is a minister of God, an avenger who brings wrath on the one who practices evil.

2661

So He drove the man out; and at the east of the garden of Eden He stationed the cherubim and the flaming sword which turned every direction to guard the way to the tree of life.

2662

For in what respect were you treated as inferior to the rest of the churches, except that I myself did not become a burden to you? Forgive me this wrong!

2663

But the LORD said to me, "Do not say, 'I am a youth,' Because everywhere I send you, you shall go, And all that I command you, you shall speak.

2664

"He who is not with Me is against Me; and he who does not gather with Me scatters.

2665

"But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word."

2666

"Vanity of vanities," says the Preacher, "Vanity of vanities! All is vanity."

2668

Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, The people whom He has chosen for His own inheritance.

2669

Then the heads of fathers' households of Judah and Benjamin and the priests and the Levites arose, even everyone whose spirit God had stirred to go up and rebuild the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem.

2672

The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were completed. This is the first resurrection.

2673

(Now all the Athenians and the strangers visiting there used to spend their time in nothing other than telling or hearing something new.)

2674

So Jephthah fled from his brothers and lived in the land of Tob; and worthless fellows gathered themselves about Jephthah, and they went out with him.

2676

Why the Law then? It was added because of transgressions, having been ordained through angels by the agency of a mediator, until the seed would come to whom the promise had been made.

2680

Then Philip opened his mouth, and beginning from this Scripture he preached Jesus to him.

2681

And the four living creatures, each one of them having six wings, are full of eyes around and within; and day and night they do not cease to say, "HOLY, HOLY, HOLY is THE LORD GOD, THE ALMIGHTY, WHO WAS AND WHO IS AND WHO IS TO COME."

2682

He said, "Take now your son, your only son, whom you love, Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I will tell you."

2683

"In the same way, I tell you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents."

2684

But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming for baptism, he said to them, "You brood of vipers, who warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

2685

Philip found Nathanael and said to him, "We have found Him of whom Moses in the Law and also the Prophets wrote--Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph."

2686

"But woe to those who are pregnant and to those who are nursing babies in those days!

2687

The angel of the LORD appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of a bush; and he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with fire, yet the bush was not consumed.

2688

"This is He on behalf of whom I said, 'After me comes a Man who has a higher rank than I, for He existed before me.'

2689

Therefore Pilate entered again into the Praetorium, and summoned Jesus and said to Him, "Are You the King of the Jews?"

2691

for John had not yet been thrown into prison.

2692

Then they will cry out to the LORD, But He will not answer them Instead, He will hide His face from them at that time Because they have practiced evil deeds.

2693

Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, and the one who formed you from the womb, "I, the LORD, am the maker of all things, Stretching out the heavens by Myself And spreading out the earth all alone,

2697

If anyone advocates a different doctrine and does not agree with sound words, those of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with the doctrine conforming to godliness,

2699

"Behold now, Behemoth, which I made as well as you; He eats grass like an ox.

2700

Now it came about, as she continued praying before the LORD, that Eli was watching her mouth.

2701

So they said to him, "What should we do to you that the sea may become calm for us?"--for the sea was becoming increasingly stormy.

2702

from whom the whole body, being fitted and held together by what every joint supplies, according to the proper working of each individual part, causes the growth of the body for the building up of itself in love.