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And on the morrow, when Agrippa was come, and Bernice, with great pomp, and was entered into the place of hearing, with the chief captains, and principal men of the city, at Festus' commandment Paul was brought forth.
So a day was fixed and on it Herod, dressed in his robes of state, took his seat on his throne in the theater, and made them an address,
1 Corinthians 7:31
and those who mix in the world, as though they were not absorbed in it. For the present shape of the world is passing away.
For the sun comes up with its scorching heat and dries up the grass, and the flowers wither, and all their beauty is gone. That is the way rich men will fade and die in the midst of their pursuits.
1 Peter 1:24
For "All flesh is like grass, And all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass withers, And the flower fades,
1 John 2:16
for all that there is in the world, the things that our physical nature and our eyes crave, and the proud display of life??hese do not come from the Father, but from the world;
The Lord said to him, "Go! This man is the means I have chosen for carrying my name among the heathen and their kings, and among the descendants of Israel.