as grieving, but always rejoicing; as poor, but making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.
And now therefore indeed ye have sorrow, but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no man takes your joy away from you.
For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that although he was rich he became poor for your sakes, so that by that man's poverty ye might become rich.
For LORD God is a sun and a shield. LORD will give grace and glory. He will withhold no good thing from those who walk uprightly.
How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Yea, to get understanding is rather to be chosen than silver.
Rejoice, and be exceedingly glad, because your reward is great in the heavens, for so they persecuted the prophets before you.
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust deteriorates, and where thieves break through and steal,
Blessed are those who hunger now, because ye will be filled. Blessed are those who weep now, because ye will laugh.
If therefore ye did not become faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will entrust to you what is true?
But Peter said, No silver and gold exists to me, but what I have, this I give thee. In the name of Jesus Christ the Nazarene, rise up and walk.
Indeed therefore they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were considered worthy to be treated shamefully for the name of Jesus.
Now toward midnight Paul and Silas, while praying, were singing praises to God, and the prisoners were listening to them.
through whom also we have access by faith for this grace in which we stand, and we take pride in hope of the glory of God.
He who did not even spare his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how will he not also give us all things with him?
Now if their transgression is wealth of the world, and their failure is wealth of Gentiles, how much more their fullness?
Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, for ye to abound in hope in the power of Holy Spirit.
that in everything ye were enriched in him, in all speech and in all knowledge.
Therefore let not one man boast in men. For all things are yours,
For out of much stress and dismay of heart, through many tears, I wrote to you, not that ye would be grieved, but that ye might know the love that I have so much more for you.
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, so that the excellence of the power may be of God and not from us,
For all things are for your sakes, so that the grace, which has multiplied because of the thankfulness of the many, may abound for the glory of God.
I speak not for condemnation, for I have said before that ye are in our hearts to die together and to live together.
To me, a man less than the least of all the sanctified, this grace was given to preach good-news among the Gentiles, the unsearchable wealth of Christ,
So that he would grant you, according to the wealth of his glory, to be strengthened with power through his Spirit for the inner man.
Yet even if I am poured out a libation upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all.
I now rejoice in sufferings for you, and make complete in my flesh things lacking of the afflictions of the Christ for his body, which is the church.
Let the word of Christ dwell in you abundantly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing by grace in your hearts to God.
And ye became imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of Holy Spirit,
because of this, brothers, we were encouraged toward you in all our affliction and necessity through your faith.
For bodily exercise is profitable for a little, but piety is profitable for all things, having promise of the present life, and of that which is coming.
For ye were both compassionate about my bonds, and ye accepted with joy the plundering of your possessions, knowing yourselves to have a superior and an enduring existence in the heavens.
Consider it all joy, my brothers, when ye encounter various trials,
Listen, my beloved brothers, did not God choose the poor of the world, rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom, which he promised to those who love him?
In which ye greatly rejoice, although made sorrowful in various trials. Since it is now necessary for a little while,
But rejoice in so far as ye are partakers in the sufferings of the Christ, so that also at the revealing of his glory ye may rejoice, having exceeding joy.
I know thy works and tribulation and poverty (but thou are rich), and the blasphemy of those who say themselves to be Jews, and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.
He who overcomes will inherit these things, and I will be God to him, and he will be a son to me.