For ye are dead as to the world, and your life is hid with Christ in God.
If therefore ye be dead with Christ from the elements of the world; why, as if living in the world, are ye subject to ceremonial ordinances,
And upon this occasion Jesus opened his mouth and said, "I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the wise and knowing, and hast revealed them to babes:
For God so loved the world, that He gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth on Him might not perish, but have everlasting life:
but he that drinketh of the water which I shall give him, shall never thirst: but the water, which I shall give him, will be in him a fountain of water springing up unto eternal life.
For as the Father raiseth up the dead and giveth life: even so the Son maketh alive whom He pleaseth.
Verily, verily I say unto you, he, that heareth my word, and believeth in Him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come under condemnation; but is passed from death to life.
For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath set me free from the law of sin and death.
and they testify of me: and yet ye will not come to me, that ye may have life.
And this is the will of the Father who sent me, that of all that He hath given me, I should lose none, but should raise them up at the last day.
And I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; nor shall any one force them out of my hand.
Yet a little while, and the world shall see me no more; but ye shall see me: and because I live, ye shall live also.
For if when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son; much more being reconciled shall we be saved by his life.
Who is he that condemneth? Is it Christ, that died for us? yea rather, that is risen again, who is also at the right hand of God, and who maketh intercession for us?
so grace might reign through righteousness, unto eternal life, by Jesus Christ our Lord.
But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
And so it is written, "The first man Adam was made a living soul." But the last Adam is an enlivening spirit.
For the love of Christ constraineth us, being fully persuaded of this, that if One died for all, then were all dead.
I am crucified with Christ; yet I live, though no longer I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me, and gave up himself for me.
And the peace of God, which surpasseth all understanding, shall guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.
for the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, of which ye have heard before in the word of truth, that is the gospel;
in whom are all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
When Christ, who is your life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with Him in glory.
wherefore also He is able to save to the uttermost, those that come unto God by Him, seeing He ever liveth to make intercession for them.
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to his abundant mercy hath regenerated us to a lively hope, by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
but the hidden man of the heart, in the incorruptible ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price.
Beloved, we are now the children of God, but it doth not yet appear what we shall be: we know however, that, when He shall appear, we shall be like Him; for we shall see Him as He is.
Let him, that hath an ear, hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches. To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna: and I will give him a white stone, and on the stone a new name written, which no one knoweth, but He that receiveth it.