For thy mercy was good more than life; my lips shall praise thee.
Answer me, O Jehovah, for good is thy mercy: according to the multitude of thy compassions turn to me.
Many saying, Who will cause us to see good? Lift up upon us the light of thy face, O Jehovah.
For a moment in his anger; life in his acceptance: weeping shall lodge in the evening, and rejoicing for the morning.
So that glory shall play on the harp to thee, and shall not be silent O Jehovah my God, I will praise thee forever.
Take with you words and turn back to Jehovah: say to him, Thou wilt take away all iniquity, and take good: and we will requite the fruits of our lips.
(I speak as man through the weakness of your flesh:) for as ye presented your members to uncleanness and iniquity; so now present ye your members servants to justice for consecration.
I Beseech you therefore, brethren, by the compassions of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, pleasing to God, your reasonable service.
For ye were bought for a price: then glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are of God.
For I am pressed together from two, having one eager desire to be loosed, and be with Christ (rather much better:)
By him therefore we should always bring up the sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of the lips assenting to his name.
So also the tongue is a small member, and vaunts itself. Behold, how great a wood a little fire inflames
Dearly beloved, now are we the children of God, and it has not yet been manifested what we shall be: and we know that, if he be manifested, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.