And of Zion it shall be said, This and that man were born in her; and the highest himself shall establish her.
As we have heard, so have we seen in the city of the LORD of the hosts, in the city of our God; God will establish it for ever. Selah.
And they shall spring up as among the grass, as willows by the water courses.
Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen upon thee.
It was round about eighteen thousand reeds: and the name of the city from that day shall be, THE LORD IS HERE.
And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, a small rock and upon the large rock I will build my congregation , and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against her.
But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become sons of God, even to them that believe on his name,
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a person be born again from above, he cannot see the kingdom of God.
What shall we then say to these things? If God is for us, who shall be against us?
For ye are all sons of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
And what shall I more say? For the time would fail me to tell of Gedeon and of Barak and of Samson and of Jephthae, of David also and Samuel and of the prophets,
but ye are come unto Mount Sion and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels,
being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which lives and abides for ever.