My eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me;
He who walks in a blameless way is the one who will minister to me.
In whose eyes a reprobate is despised,
But who honors those who fear the Lord;
He swears to his own hurt and does not change;
The eyes of the Lord are toward the righteous
And His ears are open to their cry.
How blessed are those whose way is blameless,
Who walk in the law of the Lord.
I am a companion of all those who fear You,
And of those who keep Your precepts.
When the wicked rise, men hide themselves;
But when they perish, the righteous increase.
When the righteous increase, the people rejoice,
But when a wicked man rules, people groan.
“Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time?
Blessed is that slave whom his master finds so doing when he comes.
If anyone serves Me, he must follow Me; and where I am, there My servant will be also; if anyone serves Me, the Father will honor him.
If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself, that where I am, there you may be also.
Father, I desire that they also, whom You have given Me, be with Me where I am, so that they may see My glory which You have given Me, for You loved Me before the foundation of the world.
Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God.
Not that I have already obtained it or have already become perfect, but I press on so that I may lay hold of that for which also I was laid hold of by Christ Jesus.
Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and will dine with him, and he with Me.
And I heard a loud voice from the throne, saying, “Behold, the tabernacle of God is among men, and He will dwell among them, and they shall be His people, and God Himself will be among them,