For this also we return thanks to God continually, that, having received the word of God from our report, ye received not the word of man, but as it is truly, the word of God, which is also energetic in you the believing.
For the word of God living, and effective, and more piercing than any two-mouthed sword, and penetrating even to the division both of soul and spirit, both the joints and marrows, and a critic of the reflections and thoughts of the heart.
And my temptation in my flesh, ye counted not as nothing, nor spurned; but as an angel of God ye received me, as Christ Jesus.
And they were of more noble birth than those in Thessalonica, who received the word with all willingness, and examined the writings daily, if these things might hold thus.
We return thanks to God always for you all, making remembrance of you in our prayers continually;
The prophet whom with him a dream, he will recount a dream; and whom my word with him, he will speak my word in truth. What to the straw with the grain? says Jehovah.
And if the house should be worthy, let your peace come upon it; but if it be not worthy let your peace return to you.
For ye yourselves are not speaking, but the spirit of your father speaking in you.
He receiving you, receives me; and he receiving me, receives him sending me.
And it was the crowd pressing close upon him to hear the word of God, and he was standing near the lake of Gennesaret,
And he having answered, said unto them, My mother and my brethren are they hearing the word of God, and doing it.
And for them I render myself holy, that they also be rendered holy in the truth;
Then truly they having gladly received his word were immersed: and in that day were added about three thousand souls.
And the sent in Jerusalem having heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent them Peter and John:
From this therefore sent I to thee: and thou didst well being present. Now therefore are all we present before God, to hear all commanded thee of God.
And the next sabbath nearly all the city was gathered together to hear the word of God.
And the nations having rejoiced, honoured the word of the Lord: and they believed, as many as were drawn out for eternal life.
And a certain woman, by name Lydia, a dealer in purple garments, of the city of Thyatira, worshipping God, heard: whose heart the Lord opened to attend to things spoken by Paul.
And bringing them out, he said, Lords, what must I do that I might be saved
And certain of the Epicurean and Stoic philosophers deliberated with him. And certain said, What may this idle, talkative man wish to say? and others, He seems to be a declarer of strange demons: because he announced to them good news, and the rising up.
And having heard of the rising up of the dead, they treated with mockery; and said, We will hear thee again concerning this.
First, I return thanks to my God by Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is announced in the whole world.
And grace to God, that ye were servants of sin, but ye listened from the heart to the type of teaching in which ye were delivered.
And we all, shown as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, with the face uncovered, are transformed into the same image from glory to glory, as from the Spirit of the Lord.
Being present to you as also in all the world; and is bearing fruit, as also in you, from the day which ye heard and knew the grace of God in truth:
For our good news was not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much complete certainty; as we know what we were among you for your sake.
Having willed he brought forth by the word of truth, for us to be some first fruit of his creatures.
Begotten again, not of corrupted seed, but uncorrupted, by the word of God, living and remaining forever.
And the word of the Lord remains forever. And this is the word having announced good news to you.
As new born babes, long for the sincere milk pertaining to the word, that ye might be nourished with it:
For not having followed ingeniously contrived fictions, we made known to you the power and presence of our Lord Jesus Christ, but having been spectators of his majesty.
To remember the words spoken before by the holy prophets, and the command of us the sent of the Lord and Saviour:
For everything begotten of God conquers the world: and this is the victory having conquered the world, our faith.