For I am persuaded that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things future,
far above all principality and power and might and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come:
who is gone into heaven and is at the right hand of God, angels and authorities and powers being made subject to Him.
And I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; nor shall any one force them out of my hand.
but if we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.
whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or future, all are yours;
And when this corruptible shall be clothed with incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall come to pass the word that is written, "Death is swallowed up in victory."
But having the same Spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I believed, and therefore have I spoken," we also believe, and therefore speak:
For we who are in this tabernacle do groan, being burthened; wherefore we desire, not to be wholly unclothed, but to put on immortality, that the mortal part may be swallowed up in life.
Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the Devil.
According to my earnest expectation and hope, that I shall be put to shame in nothing; but that with all freedom of speech, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether by life or by death.
for by Him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are on the earth, the visible and the invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers; all were created by Him, and for Him.
And having spoiled principalities and powers, He made them an open spectacle, triumphing over them by it.
for which cause also I suffer these things; but I am not ashamed: for I know in whom I have trusted, and am persuaded that He is able to keep what I have committed to Him against that day.
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but seen them from afar, and been persuaded of them, and embraced them, and confessed that they were strangers and sojourners on the earth.
Be sober, be vigilant; for your adversary the devil, like a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: