and you belong to Christ; and Christ belongs to God.
You are looking at things as they are outwardly. If anyone is confident in himself that he is Christ’s, let him consider this again within himself, that just as he is Christ’s, so also are we.
And if you belong to Christ, then you are Abraham’s descendants, heirs according to promise.
But I want you to understand that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.
But each in his own order: Christ the first fruits, after that those who are Christ’s at His coming,
While he was still speaking, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and behold, a voice out of the cloud said, “This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!”
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;
As You sent Me into the world, I also have sent them into the world.
that they may all be one; even as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me.
for if we live, we live for the Lord, or if we die, we die for the Lord; therefore whether we live or die, we are the Lord’s.
Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own?
For he who was called in the Lord while a slave, is the Lord’s freedman; likewise he who was called while free, is Christ’s slave.
yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom are all things and we exist for Him; and one Lord, Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we exist through Him.
Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.
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
Being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.