To which end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfil every desire of goodness and every work of faith, with power;
remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;
which is a manifest token of the righteous judgment of God; to the end that ye may be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which ye also suffer:
For this cause we also, since the day we heard it , do not cease to pray and make request for you, that ye may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
to the end that ye should walk worthily of God, who calleth you into his own kingdom and glory.
whereunto he called you through our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
God is unto us a God of deliverances; And unto Jehovah the Lord belongeth escape from death.
Jehovah will perfect that which concerneth me: Thy lovingkindness, O Jehovah, endureth for ever; Forsake not the works of thine own hands.
But the path of the righteous is as the dawning light, That shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
And it shall be said in that day, Lo, this is our God; we have waited for him, and he will save us: this is Jehovah; we have waited for him, we will be glad and rejoice in his salvation.
let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; and let him return unto Jehovah, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
Shall I bring to the birth, and not cause to bring forth? saith Jehovah: shall I that cause to bring forth shut the womb ? saith thy God.
If it be'so , our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace; and he will deliver us out of thy hand, O king.
And let us know, let us follow on to know Jehovah: his going forth is sure as the morning; and he will come unto us as the rain, as the latter rain that watereth the earth.
Who art thou, O great mountain? before Zerubbabel thou shalt become a plain; and he shall bring forth the top stone with shoutings of Grace, grace, unto it.
The earth beareth fruit of herself; first the blade, then the ear, then the full grain in the ear.
Work not for the food which perisheth, but for the food which abideth unto eternal life, which the Son of man shall give unto you: for him the Father, even God, hath sealed.
For God is my witness, whom I serve in my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how unceasingly I make mention of you, always in my prayers
and whom he foreordained, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.
and that he might make known the riches of his glory upon vessels of mercy, which he afore prepared unto glory,
who shall also confirm you unto the end, that ye be unreproveable in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
having foreordained us unto adoption as sons through Jesus Christ unto himself, according to the good pleasure of his will,
making known unto us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure which he purposed in him
and what the exceeding greatness of his power to us-ward who believe, according to that working of the strength of his might
For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father,
being confident of this very thing, that he who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ:
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and all discernment;
I press on toward the goal unto the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
For what thanksgiving can we render again unto God for you, for all the joy wherewith we joy for your sakes before our God;
But when the kindness of God our Saviour, and his love toward man, appeared,
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, even Jesus;
looking unto Jesus the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising shame, and hath sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
And the God of all grace, who called you unto his eternal glory in Christ, after that ye have suffered a little while, shall himself perfect, establish, strengthen you.
But thou hast a few names in Sardis that did not defile their garments: and they shall walk with me in white; for they are worthy.