Strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and longsuffering with joyfulness;
That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man;
And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation works patience;
To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life:
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us.
But in all things presenting ourselves as the ministers of God, in much patience, in afflictions, in necessities, in distresses,
And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for you: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather boast in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, and has long patience for it, until he receives the early and latter rain.
Your right hand, O LORD, has become glorious in power: your right hand, O LORD, has dashed in pieces the enemy.
Surely, shall one say, in the LORD have I righteousness and strength: even to him shall men come; and all that are incensed against him shall be ashamed.
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
That no man should be moved by these afflictions: for you yourselves know that we are appointed unto this.
You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.
For you had compassion on me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that you have in heaven a better and an enduring possession.
Quenched the violence of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, out of weakness were made strong, became valiant in war, turned to flight the armies of foreigners.
Therefore seeing we also are surrounded with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which does so easily ensnare us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials;
To the only wise God our Savior, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and forever. Amen.
Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.
But you shall receive power, after the Holy Spirit has come upon you: and you shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.