and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
You call Me Teacher and Lord; and you are right, for so I am.
For to this end Christ died and lived again, that He might be Lord both of the dead and of the living.
Therefore I make known to you that no one speaking by the Spirit of God says, “Jesus is accursed”; and no one can say, “Jesus is Lord,” except by the Holy Spirit.
Therefore I will give thanks to You among the nations, O Lord,
And I will sing praises to Your name.
A Psalm of David.
The Lord says to my Lord:
“Sit at My right hand
Until I make Your enemies a footstool for Your feet.”
“In His days Judah will be saved,
And Israel will dwell securely;
And this is His name by which He will be called,
‘The Lord our righteousness.’
“Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven.
for today in the city of David there has been born for you a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.
so that all will honor the Son even as they honor the Father. He who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent Him.
His parents said this because they were afraid of the Jews; for the Jews had already agreed that if anyone confessed Him to be Christ, he was to be put out of the synagogue.
Nevertheless many even of the rulers believed in Him, but because of the Pharisees they were not confessing Him, for fear that they would be put out of the synagogue;
Therefore when he had gone out, Jesus *said, “Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is glorified in Him;
Whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
Jesus answered and said to him, “If anyone loves Me, he will keep My word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our abode with him.
He will glorify Me, for He will take of Mine and will disclose it to you.
Jesus spoke these things; and lifting up His eyes to heaven, He said, “Father, the hour has come; glorify Your Son, that the Son may glorify You,
Thomas answered and said to Him, “My Lord and my God!”
Therefore let all the house of Israel know for certain that God has made Him both Lord and Christ—this Jesus whom you crucified.”
The word which He sent to the sons of Israel, preaching peace through Jesus Christ (He is Lord of all)—
that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
For it is written,
“As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to Me,
And every tongue shall give praise to God.”
and for the Gentiles to glorify God for His mercy; as it is written,
“Therefore I will give praise to You among the Gentiles,
And I will sing to Your name.”
yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom are all things and we exist for Him; and one Lord, Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we exist through Him.
The first man is from the earth, earthy; the second man is from heaven.
who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God;
Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
For many deceivers have gone out into the world, those who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh. This is the deceiver and the antichrist.
He who overcomes will thus be clothed in white garments; and I will not erase his name from the book of life, and I will confess his name before My Father and before His angels.