Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;
I will grant anything you ask me for as my followers.
When that time comes you will ask as my followers, and I do not promise to intercede with the Father for you,
I have a request to make for them. I make no request for the world, but only for those whom you have given me, for they are yours??10 all that is mine is yours and what is yours is mine??nd they have done me honor.
who can condemn them? Christ Jesus who died, or rather who was raised from the dead, is at God's right hand, and actually pleads for us.
Therefore, he is able to save forever all who come to God through him, because he lives and intercedes for them forever.
1 John 2:1
My dear children, I am writing you this so that you may not sin; yet if anyone does sin, we have in Jesus Christ one who is upright and will intercede for us with the Father.
I am not going to leave you friendless. I am coming back to you.
When the Helper comes whom I will send to you from the Father??hat Spirit of Truth that comes from the Father??e will bear testimony to me,
Yet it is only the truth when I tell you that it is better for you that I should go away. For if I do not go, the Helper will not come to you, but if I go I will send him to you.
So the church all over Judea, Galilee, and Samaria was at peace and became established. It lived in reverence for the Lord and, stimulated by the holy Spirit, it grew steadily in numbers.
But the disciples continued to be full of joy and of the holy Spirit.
and hope will not disappoint us. For, through the holy Spirit that has been given us, God's love has flooded our hearts.
It is not a consciousness of servitude that has been imparted to you, to fill you with fear again, but the consciousness of adoption as sons, which makes us cry, "Abba!" that is, Father.
The Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of uprightness, peace, and happiness through the possession of the holy Spirit.
May God, the source of hope, fill you with perfect happiness and peace in your faith, so that you may have overflowing hope through the power of the holy Spirit.
But what the Spirit produces is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
So by whatever appeal there is in our relation to Christ, by whatever incentive there is in love, by whatever participation there is in the Spirit, whatever affection and sympathy,
but anyone who drinks the water that I will give him will never be thirsty, but the water that I will give him will become a spring of water within him, bubbling up for eternal life."
So you, too, are sorrowful now; but I will see you again, and your hearts will be happy, and no one will rob you of your happiness.
and teach them to observe all the commands that I have given you. I will always be with you, to the very close of the age."
You also have heard the message of the truth, the good news of your salvation, and believed in him, and through union with him you have been marked with the seal of the holy Spirit that was promised,
For you have died, and your life now lies hidden with Christ in God.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who has loved us and kindly given us unfailing encouragement and a well-founded hope,