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For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that every one who believes on Him should not perish, but have eternal life;
for all sinned, and are coming short of the glory of God;
Every Scripture inspired of God is also profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness;
I beseech you, therefore, brethren, through the mercies of God, to present, your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, well pleasing to God, which is your rational service;
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith,
For by grace ye have been saved through faith: and this, not of yourselves, it is the gift of God:
And we know that all things are working together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose;
going, therefore, disciple ye all the nations, immersing them into the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit;
and he not conformed to this age, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is the good and well-pleasing and perfect will of God.
Jesus saith to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father, except through Me.
but ye shall receive power, the Holy Spirit having come upon you, and ye shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and Samaria, and to the utmost limit of the earth."
And Peter said to them, "Repent, and be immersed each one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ, unto remission of your sins; and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit;
for the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus, our Lord.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those believing in His name;
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
not by works of righteousness which we did, but according to His mercy, He saved us through a washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit;
that if you shall confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and shall believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you shall be saved;
And the Word became flesh, and tabernacled among us, (and we beheld His glory??lory as of the Only Begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth.
But God commendeth His own love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
And He gave some to be apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers;
and they were constantly attending the teaching of the apostles and the fellowship, and the breaking of bread, and the prayers.
"Come to me, all ye who are laboring and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Jesus answered, and said to him, "Verily, verily, I say to you, unless one be born anew, he cannot see the Kingdom of God."
The thief comes not, but that he may steal, and kill, and destroy: I came, that they may have life, and that they may have it abundantly.
Therefore, as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin; and so death passed unto all men, for that all sinned;
And He said to them, "Going into all the world, preach the Gospel to the whole creation.
And in no one else is there salvation; for neither is there any other name under Heaven, that has been given among men, in Which we must be saved."
Wherefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, they have become new.
"Let not your heart be troubled: believe in God, believe also in Me.
He was the true Light That lighteth every man coming into the world.
And Jesus, coming near, spake to them, saying, "All authority was given to Me in Heaven and on earth:
Having been justified, therefore, by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
I am strong enough for all things in Him Who strengtheneth me.
Be anxious for nothing; but, in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God:
Consequently, there is now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus.
And, on the third day, there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there.
And, when the day of Pentecost was being fulfilled they were all together in one place;
I have been crucified with Christ; and no longer am I living, but Christ is living in me; and, in so far as I am now living in flesh, I live in the faith of the Son of God, Who loved me, and gave Himself for me.
For I am not ashamed of the Gospel; for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believes; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek
A new commandment I give to you, that ye love one another; even as I loved you, that ye love one another.
Now there was a man of the Pharisees, whose name was Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews.
Give diligence to present yourself approved to God, a workman not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.
But seek ye first His Kingdom and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you.
and I will ask of the Father, and He will give you another Advocate, that He may be with you forever;
Therefore, having so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us??aving thrown off every encumbrance and the easily besetting sin??et us run with patience the race lying before us;
God is a spirit; and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth."
Have this mind in you, which was also in Christ Jesus;
Take heed to yourselves, and to all the flock in which the Holy Spirit appointed you overseers, to shepherd the assembly of God, which He purchased with His own blood.
for, "Whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved."
"If ye love Me, ye will keep My commandments;
For God's wrath is revealed from Heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hinder the truth in unrighteousness;
"The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me; because He anointed Me to publish good tidings to the poor; He hath sent Me to proclaim release to captives, and recovery of sight to the blind, to send away the crushed in freedom.
Jesus answered, "Verily, verily, I say to you, unless one be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the Kingdom of God.
When, therefore, the Lord knew that the Pharisees heard that Jesus was making and immersing more disciples than John
Now faith is an assurance of things hoped for, a sure persuasion of things not seen;
and ye will know the truth, and the truth will make you free."
For the word of God is living, and effectual, and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing even to a dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Confess, therefore, your sins one to another, and pray for one another, that ye may be healed. A righteous man's inwrought supplication avails much.
On the morrow he sees Jesus coming to him, and he says, "Behold, the Lamb of God Who taketh away the sin of the world!
You also did He make alive, when ye were dead in your trespasses and sins,
But, when He, the Spirit of truth, shall come, He will guide you into all truth; for He will not speak from Himself; but whatsoever He heareth He will speak; and He will declare to you things to come.
Let every soul be in subjection to the authorities that are over him; for there is no authority, except from God; and the authorities that are have been appointed by God.
And I also say to you, that you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build My assembly, and the gates of Hades shall not prevail against it.
"And, when the Son of man cometh in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then will He sit on the throne of His glory;
All things were made through Him, and apart from Him was not even one thing made that has been made.
And these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, examining the Scriptures daily, whether these things were so.
But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, Whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and remind you of all things that I told you.
Ye are of your father the Devil; and the desires of your father ye wish to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and has not stood in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks of his own; because he is a liar, and the father of it.
The same came for a testimony, that he might testify concerning the Light, that all might believe through him.
For the salvation-imparting grace of God appeared to all men,
"Think not that I came to destroy the law, or the prophets; I came not to destroy, but to fulfill.
Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of His might.
And He said to him, "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.
Who is the image of the invisible God, Primal Source of all creation;
I am the vine, ye are the branches. He that abides in Me, and I in him, the same bears much fruit; because, apart from Me, ye can do nothing.
"Verily, verily, I say to you, He that hears My word, and believes Him Who sent Me, has eternal life, and comes not into judgment, but has passed out of death into life.
Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honorable, whatsoever things are righteous, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report, if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
And, apart from faith, it is impossible to please Him; for he that comes to God must believe that He is, and that He becomes a rewarder to those who seek after Him.
looking for the blissful hope and appearing of the glory of the great God and our Savior Jesus Christ;
Consequently, faith comes of hearing; and hearing, through the word of Christ.
And, having made a scourge of cords, He drove all out of the temple, both the sheep and the oxen; and He poured out the changers' money, and overthrew the tables;
Consider it all joy, my brethren, when ye fall in with manifold temptations;
And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak with other tongues, even as the Spirit was giving them to declare.
He that believes and is immersed shall be saved; but he that disbelieves shall be condemned.
as it has been written, "There is none righteous, no not one;
Sanctify them in the truth; Thy word is truth.
And they said, "Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you shall be saved, and your house."
But, if any of you is lacking in wisdom, let him ask from God, Who giveth to all liberally, and upbraideth not; and it will be given him;
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life; he that believes on Me, though he die, yet shall he live;
Those, therefore, who gladly received his word, were immersed; and there were added to them on that day about three thousand souls;
And, having said these things, while they were beholding, He was taken up, and a cloud received Him from their sight.
And on the first day of the sabbaths, we having come together to break bread, Paul was discoursing to them (being about to depart on the morrow), and continued the discourse until midnight.
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts; ready always for an answer to every one who asks of you an account concerning the hope that is in you, yet with meekness and fear;
And this is the eternal life, that they know Thee, the only true God, and Jesus Christ Whom Thou didst send.
Or know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the Kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with men,
There comes a woman of Samaria to draw water. Jesus saith to her, "Give Me to drink."
Jesus said to them, "Verily, verily, I say to you, before Abraham existed, I am."
For His invisible things, since the creation of the world, are clearly seen, being perceived by the things that are made, even His everlasting power and divinity; that they may be without excuse:
But ye are "an elect race, a kingly priesthood, a holy nation," a people for a possession, that ye may show forth the excellencies of Him Who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light;
God, having in many parts and many ways spoken, of old, to the fathers in the prophets,
"Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously every day.
"Behold, I stand at the door, and knock; if anyone hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with Me.
"Not every one who says to Me, 'Lord, Lord,' shall enter into the Kingdom of Heaven, but he that does the will of My Father in Heaven.
The Spirit breatheth where He willeth; and you hear His voice, but know not whence He cometh, or whither He goeth: so is every one who has been born of the Spirit."
The sick man answered Him, "Sir, I have no one, when the water is troubled, to put me into the pool; but, while I am coming, another goes down before me!"
Jesus, therefore, said to those Jews who had believed on Him, "If ye abide in My word, ye are truly My disciples;
He that believes on Him is not judged; he that believes not has been judged already, because he has not believed on the name of the only begotten Son of God.
Let your disposition be without fondness for money; content with the present things; for He Himself hath said, "I will in nowise leave you, neither will I in any wise forsake you."
Again, therefore, Jesus spake to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world: he that follows Me shall not walk in the darkness, but shall have the Light of life."
"Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon the earth, where moth and rust consume, and where thieves break through, and steal;
I and the Father are One."
because to us the struggle is not against blood and flesh, but against the principalities, against the authorities, against the world-rulers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.
that you may fully know the certainty of the words wherein you were instructed.
"I am the true vine, and My Father is the husbandman.
And inasmuch as it is appointed to men once to die, but after this comes judgment;
if ye tasted that the Lord is gracious;
"Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you;
And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee, the name of which was Nazareth,
This man came to Jesus by night, and said to Him, "Rabbi, we know that Thou hast come, as a Teacher, from God; for no one can do the signs which Thou art doing, unless God be with Him."
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Who blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ;
And they, having heard it, were going out, one by one, from the eldest to the last; and Jesus was left alone, and the woman, where she was, in the midst.
"Ye are the light of the world: a city, set upon a hill, cannot he hid.
Now the birth of Jesus Christ was thus: His mother Mary having been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child of the Holy Spirit.
Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits, whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone forth into the world.
There exists neither Jew nor Greek, there exists neither bond nor free, there exists neither male nor female; for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
Is anyone among you sick? let him call for the elders of the assembly; and let them pray over him, having anointed him with oil in the name of the Lord;
And, behold, a certain lawyer stood up, tempting Him, saying, "Teacher, by doing what shall I inherit eternal life?"
But we do not wish you to be ignorant, brethren, concerning those falling asleep, that ye sorrow not even as the rest who have no hope;
Every good gift, and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the lights, with Whom there is no variableness or shadow cast by turning.
Him Who knew no sin He made to be sin on our behalf, that we may become God's righteousness in Him.
These things have I spoken to you, that in Me ye may have peace. In the world ye have tribulation; but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world."
in Whom ye also??fter having heard the word of the truth, the Gospel of your salvation, in Whom having also believed??ere sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise,
Husbands, love your wives, as Christ also loved the assembly, and delivered Himself up for it,
And the light shines in the darkness; and the darkness apprehended it not.
The Lord is not slow respecting the promise, as some account slowness; but He is long-suffering toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
He was not the Light; but he came, that he might testify concerning the Light.
And the angel, answering, said to her, The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; wherefore also the Holy Thing that is begotten shall be called the Son of God.
A religion, pure and undefiled with our God and Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their tribulation, and to keep himself unspotted from the world.
He that believes on the Son has eternal life; but he that disbelieves the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him."
the wives, to their own husbands, as to the Lord;
"And, if your brother sin against you, go show him his fault between you and him alone. If he hear you, you gained your brother;
who also said, "Men of Galilee, why do ye stand looking into the heaven? This Jesus, Who was taken up from you into Heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye beheld Him ascending into Heaven."
Repent ye, therefore, and turn, that your sins may be blotted out, that so there may come seasons of refreshing from the presence of the Lord;
for we are His workmanship, having been created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God before prepared, that we should walk in them.
What profit is it, my brethren, if anyone says he has faith, but has not works; can such faith save him?
for God sent not His Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world may be saved through Him.
Or are ye ignorant, that all we who were immersed into Christ Jesus were immersed into His death?
Thus, therefore, pray ye: 'Our Father, Who art in Heaven, Hallowed be Thy name.
that aged women, in like manner, be reverent in demeanor, not slanderers, not enslaved to much wine, teachers of that which is good;
What, then, shall we say? Shall we persist in sin, that grace may abound?
And be not drunken with wine, in which is riot, but be filled with the Spirit;
And I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and the sea is no more.
But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for, indeed, the Father seeketh such to be His worshipers.
Now it came to pass, in those days, that there went forth a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the inhabited earth should be enrolled.
For there is one God, one Mediator also between God and men, a Man, Christ Jesus,
Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness, to he tempted by the Devil.
Ye search the Scriptures; because in them ye think ye have eternal life; and these are they that testify concerning Me;
in Whom we have our redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace,
Marvel not at this; because there is an hour coming, in which all who are in their tombs shall hear His voice,
but, if we walk in the light, as He is in the light, we have fellowship with One another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.
No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, Who is in the bosom of the Father, He declared Him.
I, therefore, the prisoner in the Lord exhort you to walk worthily of the calling with which ye were called,
"Judge not, that ye be not judged;
For I delivered to you, among the first things, that which also I received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures;
Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his soul for his friends.
They are of the world; for this cause they speak of the world, and the world hears them.
But I say, walk by the Spirit, and ye will not fulfill the desire of the flesh.
But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if, indeed, the Spirit of God is dwelling in you. And, if any one has not the spirit of Christ, he is not His.
When, therefore, it was evening, on that day, the first day of sabbaths; and, when, through fear of the Jews, the doors were shut, where the disciples were; Jesus came and stood in the midst, and saith to them, "Peace be to you!"
and saying, "Where is the promise of His coming? for, from the day the fathers fell asleep, all things remain as they were from the beginning of the creation."
No one can come to Me, unless the Father Who sent Me draw him; and I will raise him up at the last day.
After these things there was a feast of the Jews; and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.
because in Him were all things created, in the heavens, and upon the earth, the visible and the invisible, whether thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers??ll things have been created through Him, and for Him;
And, as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up;
"Enter ye in through the narrow gate; because wide is the gate, and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and many are those who enter through it;
God, therefore, having overlooked the time of ignorance, now commands all men everywhere to repent;
Nicodemus says to Him, "How can a man he born when he is old? Can he enter a second time into his mother's womb, and he born?"
If, therefore, ye were raised up with Christ, seek the things above, where Christ is, seated on the right hand of God.
because whom He foreknew He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the first born among many brethren.
And become doers of the word, and not hearers only, deluding yourselves.
Put on, therefore, as God's elect, holy and beloved, tender affections of compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering;
not forsaking the gathering of ourselves together, as is the custom of some, but exhorting, and so much the more as ye see the day approaching.
because Christ also suffered for sins once, a Righteous One in behalf of the unrighteous, that He might bring us to God, being put to death in flesh, but made alive in the Spirit,
Now in these days, when the disciples were being multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecian Jews against the Hebrews, because their widows were being overlooked in the daily ministration.
"Peace I leave for you; My own peace I give to you; not as the world gives, give I to you. Let not your heart be troubled; neither let it be fearful.
My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;
for every one who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it shall be opened.
Who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live to righteousness; by Whose bruise ye were healed.
Submit yourselves, therefore, to God. But resist the Devil, and he will flee from you.
But I tell you the truth: it is expedient for you that I go away; for, if I do not go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but, if I go, I will send Him to you,
I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his soul for the sheep.
for we have not a High Priest, unable to sympathize with our infirmities, but One Who hath been tempted in all points like as we, apart from sin.
And Jesus also was invited, and His disciples, to the marriage.
"Ye are the salt of the earth; but, if the salt become tasteless, with what shall it be salted? It is henceforth good for nothing, except, when cast without, to be trodden under foot by men.
Who, being an effulgence of His glory and an exact expression of His substance, and upholding all things by the word of His power, having made a purification of sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;
Be sober, be watchful. Your adversary the Devil, as a roaring lion, is going about, seeking whom he may devour;
And, in like manner, the Spirit also helpeth our weakness; for we know not what to pray for as we ought; but the Spirit Himself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.
Beloved, let us love one another; because love is of God, and every one that loves has been begotten of God, and knows God.
All that the Father giveth to Me shall come to Me; and him who comes to Me I will in no wise cast out;
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;
For His disciples had gone away into the city to buy bread.
"When the Advocate shall come, Whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, Who proceedeth from the Father, He will testify concerning Me;
Behold what manner of love the Father hath given to us, that we should be called children of God; and such we are. For this cause the world knows us not, because it knew Him not.
Now on the first day of the sabbaths Mary Magdelene comes early in the morning while it was yet dark to the tomb, and sees the stone taken out of the tomb.
And Peter, opening his mouth, said, "Of a truth, I perceive that God is not a respecter of persons;
And He said to all, "If any one wishes to come after Me, let him disown himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow Me.
Philip answered Him, "Two hundred denaries worth of bread is not sufficient for them, that each one may take a little."
And it came to pass, when He went into the house of one of the rulers of the Pharisees on a sabbath to eat bread, that they were watching Him.
And He came to Nazareth, where He had been brought up; and He went, according to His custom, into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up to read.
For this cause I left you in Crete, that you should set in order the things that are lacking, and appoint elders in every city, as I directed you;
Jesus, therefore, answered and said to them, "Verily, verily, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, but what He seeth the Father doing; for whatsoever things He doeth, these also, in like manner, the Son doeth.
And Jesus having been born in Bethlehem of Judaea, in the days of Herod the King, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem,
for ye are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus;
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another with psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts, to God.
knowing this, first, that no prophecy of Scripture is of one's own interpretation;
And I do not pray for these only, but for those also who believe on Me through their word;
My little children, these things I write to you, that ye may not sin. And, if any one sin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ, the Righteous.
Now, on the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood, and cried, saying, "If anyone thirst, let him come to Me and drink.
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness,
Jesus answered and said to her, "If you knew the Gift of God, and Who it is, That saith to you 'Give Me to drink,' you would have asked of Him, and He would have given you living water."
For freedom did Christ make us free; stand fast, therefore, and be not entangled again in a yoke of bondage.
But the brethren straightway sent away both Paul and Silas by night to Beraea; who, indeed, having arrived, went into the synagogue of the Jews.
For I am persuaded that, neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers,
And the Spirit is He Who beareth witness, because the Spirit is the Truth:
For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God.
So let your light shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father Who is in Heaven.
The first narrative I made, O Theophilus, concerning all things that Jesus began both to do and to teach,
Afterward Jesus findeth him in the temple. And He said to him, "Behold, you have been made well; sin no more, lest something worse befall you."
Grace be to you, and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Jesus Christ is yesterday and today the same??nd forever.
What, then, shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?
having become persuaded of this very thing, that He Who began in you a good work will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ;
Now, before the feast of the passover, Jesus, knowing that His hour came that He should depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
for prophecy was never brought by the will of man, but men spake from God, being moved by the Holy Spirit.
We were buried, therefore, with Him through the immersion into death; that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we also might walk in newness of life.
And all were going to be enrolled, each to his own city.
Did ye suffer so many things in vain? if, indeed, it be even in vain.
Now, as they were going on their way, He entered into a certain village; and a certain woman, Martha by name, received Him into her house.
So then, my beloved, as ye always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling;
In Him was Life; and the Life was the light of men.
And, having come, He will convict the world respecting sin, and righteousness, and judgment:
and ye show regard to him who is wearing the splendid apparel, and say, "Sit here in a good place"; and say to the poor man, "Stand, or sit under my footstool";
Jesus answered, and said to him, "If any one 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.
If we say, "We have no sin," we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
"Beware of false prophets, who, indeed, come to you in sheep's clothing, but within are ravening wolves.
Love suffers long, is kind; love envies not; love vaunts not herself, is not puffed up,
Blessed be the God and Father of out Lord Jesus Christ, Who, according to His abundant mercy, begat us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from among the dead,
And it came to pass, as He was in a certain place praying, that, when He ceased, one of His disciples said to Him, "Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples."
according as He chose us in Him before the founding of a world, that we should be holy and without blemish before Him in love;
And He spake a parable to them, to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint;
In My Father's house are many abiding-places; otherwise, I would have told you; because I am going to prepare a place for you.
But, when the fulness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under law,
Jesus answered and said to them, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up."
and let us consider one another, to incite to love and good works;
If there is, therefore, any consolation in Christ, if any encouragement of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any tender affections and compassions,
Become not unequally yoked with unbelievers; for what fellowship have righteousness and lawlessness? And what communion has light with darkness?
Be not deceived; God is not mocked; for whatsoever a man sows, the same shall be also reap;
Now there were journeying with Him great multitudes; and, turning, He said to them,
looking away to the Author and Perfecter of our faith, Jesus; Who, in consideration of the joy lying before Him, endured the cross, despising shame, and hath taken a seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
"Happy are the merciful: because they shall receive mercy.
So, when they breakfasted, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?" He says to Him, "Yea, Lord, Thou knowest that I fondly love Thee." He saith to him, "Feed My lambs."
Jesus said to them, "I am the Bread of Life; he who comes to Me shall not hunger, and he who believes on Me shall never thirst.
Therefore, I say to you, be not anxious for your life, what ye may eat, or what ye may drink; nor for your body, what ye may put on. Is not the life more than the food, and the body than the raiment?
and He made of one every nation of men to dwell upon all the face of the earth, having marked out their appointed seasons, and the bounds of their habitation;
And she shall bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus; for He will save His people from their sins."
Or know ye not that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, Who is in you, Whom ye have from God, and that ye are not your own?
and He put all things in subjection under His feet, and gave Him as Head over all things to the assembly,
The Jews, therefore, answered and said to Him, "What sign dost Thou show to us, seeing that Thou doest these things?
That which was from the beginning, that which we have heard, that which we have seen with our eyes, that which we gazed upon, and our hands handled, concerning the Word of Life
And Saul, yet breathing threatening and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, going to the high priest,
For I reckon that the sufferings of the present time are of no account in comparison with the glory about to be revealed for us.
And he who was healed knew not Who it was; for Jesus withdrew, a multitude being in the place.
For this cause, God gave them up to vile passions; for both their women changed the natural use into that which is against nature;
Now to Him Who is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that is working in us,
Who delivered us out of the dominion of darkness, and translated us into the Kingdom of the Son of His love;
teaching them to observe all things, whatsoever I commanded you; and, behold, I am with you all the days, even to the end of the age."
mercy, and peace, and love, be multiplied to you.
among whom also are ye the called of Jesus Christ:
"Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus, the Nazarene, a man accredited from God to you by miracles, and wonders, and signs, which God did through Him in the midst of you, even as ye yourselves know;
And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan, and was being led in the Spirit in the wilderness
Jesus, therefore, said to them again, "Peace be to you! As the Father hath sent Me, I also send you."
"Happy are the poor in spirit; because theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.
Some of His disciples, therefore, said to one another, "What is this that He saith to us, 'A little while, and ye behold Me not; and again a little while, and ye will see Me;' and, 'Because I go to the Father?'"
And one of the Pharisees was asking Him to eat with him; and, having entered into the Pharisee's house, He reclined at table.
Beloved, now are we children of God, and never yet was it manifested what we shall be. We know that, if He shall be manifested, we shall be like Him, because we shall see Him as He is.
And I saw a great white throne, and Him Who was sitting thereon, from Whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and no place was found for them.
and saying, "The time has been fulfilled, and the Kingdom of God, has come near. Repent ye, and believe in the Gospel."
But he answered them, "He Who made me well, the Same said to me, 'Take up your bed and walk.'
submitting yourselves one to another in the fear of Christ;
And it was necessary that He should go through Samaria.
Forasmuch as many took in hand to arrange in order a narrative concerning the facts that have been fully confirmed among us,
Now after these things the Lord appointed seventy others; and sent them away, two and two, before His face, into every city and place, whither He Himself was about to come.
And, seeing the multitudes, He went up into the mountain; and, He having sat down, His disciples came to Him:
And they had no child, because Elizabeth was barren, and both were far advanced in their days.
But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come;
"No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or he will hold to one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and Mammon.
A temptation has not taken you, except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, Who will not suffer you to be tempted above what ye are able, but will with the temptation make also the way of escape, that ye may be able to bear it.
for the Son of Man came to seek and to save that which is lost."
And Jesus said, "Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do!" And, dividing His garments among them, they cast lots.
But, on the first day of the sabbaths, at early dawn, they came to the tomb, bringing the spices which they prepared.
Having, therefore, a great High Priest, Who hath passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us hold fast the confession;
and Judah begat Pharez and Zarah of Tamar; and Pharez begat Hezrom; and Hezrom begat Aram;
Ye did not choose Me, but I chose you, and appointed you, that ye should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should abide; that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in My name, He may give it you.
But Peter said, "Ananias, why did Satan fill your heart, that you should lie to the Holy Spirit, and keep back part of the price of the land?
Now I make known to you, brethren, the Gospel which I proclaimed to you, which also ye received, in which also ye have been standing;
"Take heed that ye do not your righteousness before men, to be seen by them, otherwise at least ye have no reward with your Father Who is in Heaven.
and that, from a babe, you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise unto salvation through faith that is in Christ Jesus.
And, after John was delivered up, Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the Gospel of God,
And, hearing this, they were pricked in the heart, and said to Peter, and the rest of the apostles, "Brethren! what shall we do?"
He saith to her, "Go, call your husband, and come hither."
but I say to you, Love your enemies; and pray for those who persecute you;
But my God will liberally supply all your need according to the riches of His glory in Christ Jesus.
And I saw Heaven opened; and, behold, a white horse, and He Who sat on him, called Faithful and True; and in righteousness doth He judge and make war.
Verily, verily, I say to you, he that believes on Me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do, because I go to the Father.
"All things, therefore, whatsoever ye wish that men should do to you, so do ye also to them; for this is the law and the prophets.
Ye condemned, ye killed the righteous one; he does not resist you.
for where two or three are gathered together in My name, there am I in the midst of them."
And these signs shall accompany those having believed: in My name will they cast out demons: they will speak with tongues;
But He, answering, said, "It has been written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.'"
Who, existing originally in the form of God, accounted it not a prize to he equal with God.
Brethren, even if a man be caught in any trespass, ye who are spiritual restore such a one in a spirit of meekness; considering yourself, lest you also be tempted.
But He giveth more grace Wherefore, the Scripture says, "God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble."
"But I say to you who hear, love your enemies; do good to those who hate you;
Beware, lest there should be any one who makes a spoil of you through his philosophy and vain deceits, according to the tradition of men, according to the rudiments of the world, and not according to Christ;
The beginning of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, God's Son.
And this Gospel of the Kingdom shall be preached in all the inhabited earth for a testimony to all the nations, and then shall the end come.
'And it shall be in the last days', saith God, 'I will pour out of My Spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams;
and you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your mind and with all your strength.'
"Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a Son, and they shall call His name Emmanuel," which is, being interpreted, God with us.
because in Him dwells all the fulness of the Godhead bodily;
There was a man sent from God, whose name was John.
And this is the judgment, that the Light hath come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the Light; for their works were evil.
He came to His own possessions, and those who were His own received Him not.
Pursue peace with all, and the holiness without which no one shall see the Lord;
because the Lord Himself will descend from Heaven, with a shout, with a voice of an archangel, and with a trumpet of God; and the dead in Christ shall rise first;
For whatsoever things were written in former times were written for our instruction, that we through patience and through consolation of the Scriptures may have hope.
But the Spirit expressly saith, that in later times, some will fall away from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and to teachings of demons,
Adulteresses! know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? Whosoever, therefore, purposes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
But now, apart from the law, a righteousness of God has been manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;
By this shall all know that ye are My disciples, if ye have love one to another."
"Give, and it shall be given to you; good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will they give into your bosom; for with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again."
This is My commandment, that ye love one another, even as I loved you.
If I speak with tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal.
and all the multitude of the people were praying without at the hour of the incense-offering.
He that loves not never knew God; because God is love.
Accordingly, therefore, ye are no longer strangers and sojourners; but ye are fellow-citizens of the saints and of the house-hold of God;
And, being assembled together with them, He commanded them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to wait for the promise of the Father, which said He, "Ye heard from Me;
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.
For the word of the cross is to those who are perishing, foolishness; but to those who are being saved, it is the power of God.
and I give to them eternal life; and they shall never perish, nor shall any one snatch them out of My hand.
I marvel that ye are so quickly removing from Him Who called you in the grace of Christ, to a different Gospel,
But He said to him, "Man, who appointed Me a judge or a divider over you?"
how God anointed Him with the Holy Spirit and with power; Who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed by the Devil; because God was with Him.
Then will He say also to those on the left hand, 'Depart from Me, ye accursed! into the eternal fire which was prepared for the Devil and his angels;
Ye know this, my beloved brethren; but let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
And He is the propitiation for our sins; and not for ours only, but also for the whole world.
Now it came to pass, that, while he was doing priestly service in the order of his course before God,
Now there were in Antioch, in the assembly which was there, prophets and teachers; both Barnabas and Symeon who is called Niger, and Lucius the Cyrenean, and Manaen, the foster-brother of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.
And, taking bread, and giving thanks, He broke, and gave to them, saying, "This is My body, which is given for you; this do in remembrance of Me."
And He is the Head of the body, the assembly; Who is the Beginning, the First-born from the dead, that in all things He may be preeminent;
since His divine power has given to us all things pertaining to life and godliness, through the full knowledge of Him Who called us through His glory and virtue;
Let no one, when tempted, say, "I am tempted from God"; for God cannot be tempted with evils, and He Himself tempteth no one.
But an angel of the Lord spake to Philip, saying, "Arise, and go toward the south, on the way that leads down from Jerusalem to Gaza:" this is a wilderness.
to Timothy, a beloved child: grace, mercy, peace, from God the Father, and Christ Jesus our Lord.
Happy is a man who endures temptation; because, when he becomes approved, he will receive the crown of life, which He promised to those who love Him.
But Peter and the apostles, answering, said, "It is proper to obey God rather than men.
Wherefore also there sprang from one, and one impotent as to these things, as many as the stars of heaven in multitude, and as the sand, which is by the sea-shore, innumerable.
For, as the body is one, and has many members, and all the members of the body, being many, are one body; so also is the Christ;
For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and sobriety.
And He spake also this parable to some who had trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised the rest:
And, wine having fallen short, the mother of Jesus says to Him, "They have no wine."
For, while we were yet weak, Christ, in due season, died for the ungodly.
"For it is as when a man, going abroad, called his own servants, and delivered to them his goods:
But, for the fearful, and unbelieving, and abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all the liars, their part shall be in the lake that burns with fire and brimstone; which is the second death."
that they may all be one, even as Thou, Father, art in Me, and I in Thee, that they also may be in us; that the world may believe that Thou didst send Me.
and Aram begat Aminadab; and Aminadab begat Naasson; and Naasson begat Salmon;
Now it came to pass, as the multitude was pressing upon Him, and hearing the word of God, that He was standing by the lake Gennesaret;
You believe that God is one. You do well. The demons also believe, and shudder!
But there arose false prophets also among the people, as among you also there will be false teachers, who, indeed, will stealthily bring in destructive heresies, denying even the Master Who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction:
Is anyone among you afflicted? let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? let him sing praise.
A book of the lineage of Jesus Christ, Son of David, Son of Abraham.
And the heart and soul of the multitude of those who believed were one; and not even one was saying that any of the things belonging to him was his own, but they had all things common.
The woman says to Him, "Sir, I perceive that Thou art a Prophet.
I tell you, nay; but, unless ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish.
for an angel of the Lord went down at a certain period into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever, therefore, first, after the troubling of the water, stepped in, was healed of whatsoever disease he had].
Whence also He is able to save completely those who come to God through Him, since He is ever living to intercede in their behalf.
And Zacharias, seeing him, was troubled; and fear fell upon him.
They, therefore, having come together, were asking Him, saying, "Lord, dost Thou at this time restore the Kingdom to Israel?"
for even the Son of Man came not to be ministered to, but to minister, and to give his soul a ransom for many."
"Therefore, let all the house of Israel know assuredly, that God made Him both Lord and Christ??his Jesus Whom ye crucified."
"If any one comes to Me, and hates not his own father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, and, further, his own soul also, he cannot be My disciple.
Jesus saith to him, "So long a time am I with you, and you do not know Me, Philip! He who has seen Me has seen the Father; how say you, 'Show us the Father?'
And the scribes and Pharisees were watching Him, whether He would heal on the sabbath: that they might find how to accuse Him.
If ye abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatsoever ye will, and it shall be done to you.
That which has been born of the flesh is flesh: and that which has been born of the Spirit is spirit.
And He was teaching in one of the synagogues on the sabbath.
Jesus answered, "The first is, 'Hear, O Israel; the Lord is our God, the Lord is One;
For let not that man suppose that he will receive anything from the Lord;
For I say, through the grace that was given to me, to every one among you, not to think of himself more highly than he night to think, but so to think as to think soberly, according as God divided to each one a measure of faith.
And He said to them, "These are My words which I spake to you, while being yet with you: that all things must be fulfilled, that have been written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the Psalms, concerning Me."
But a certain man, Ananias by name, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession,
And, having risen early on the first day of a sabbath, He appeared first to Mary Magdalene from whom He had cast out seven demons.
Ye, therefore, shall be perfect, as your Heavenly Father is perfect."
And, fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and admonition of the Lord.
Now, in the end of sabbaths at the dawning toward the first day of sabbaths, came Mary Magdelene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord; for this is right.
Jesus answered, "My Kingdom is not of this world. If My Kingdom were of this world, My servants would fight, that I should not be delivered to the Jews; but now My kingdom is not from hence."
doing nothing through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind, each esteeming others better than himself;
For our citizenship is in Heaven, whence also we are waiting for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
And, the sabbath having past, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, that, coming, they might anoint Him.
My brethren, become not many of you teachers, knowing that we shall receive the greater judgment.
for in Him we live, and move, and are; as also some of your own poets have said, 'For we also are His offspring.'
for you have had five husbands, and he whom you now have is not your husband: this you have said truly."
When, therefore, Jesus received the vinegar, He said, "It has been finished;" and, bowing His head, He delivered up His spirit.
For thus, in former times, the holy women also, who hoped in God, were wont to adorn themselves, submitting themselves to their own husbands;
having cast all your anxiety on Him, because He careth for you.
One of His disciples, Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter, says to Him,
And this is the message which we have heard from Him, and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all.
For the sun arose with scorching heat, and withered the grass, and its flower fell out, and the beauty of its appearance perished, so also will the rich man fade away in his goings.
according as each one received a gift, ministering it among yourselves, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God;
And, behold, two of them that very day were journeying to a village, the name of which was Emmaus, distant sixty furlongs from Jerusalem.
I exhort, therefore, first of all, that supplications, prayers, intercessions, thanksgivings, be made for all men;
"Think not that I came to send peace on the earth; I came not to send peace, but a sword;
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law, having become a curse for us; because it has been written, "Cursed is every one who is hung upon a tree";
The same was in the beginning with God.
"Ye heard that it was said, 'You shall not commit adultery;'
For our exhortation is not of error, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile;
Since, therefore, the children have partaken of blood and flesh, He Himself also in like manner took part of the same; that, through death, He might bring to nought him who had the power of death, that is, the Devil;
"And, answering, the King will say to them, 'Verily I say to you, inasmuch as ye did it to one of My brethren, even the least, ye did it to Me.'
but the young men, rising up, wrapped him round; and, bearing him out, buried him.
And He hath said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you; for My power is made perfect in weakness." Most gladly, therefore, will I rather glory in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
elect according to the fore-knowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: grace to you, and peace be multiplied.
"I testify to every one who hears the words of the prophecy of this book, if anyone shall add to them, God will add to him the plagues that are written in this book;
concerning His Son, Who was born of the seed of David, according to His flesh,
And one of the scribes, coming near, hearing them discussing together, knowing that He answered them well, asked Him, "What commandment is first of all?"
which is present among you, even as it is in all the world bearing fruit and increasing, as it does in you also, since the day ye heard and knew the grace of God in truth;
It is the Spirit That giveth life; the flesh profits nothing: the words which I have spoken to you are spirit, and they are life.
and in knowledge, continence; and in continence, patience; and in patience, godliness;
"Every one, therefore, who hears these words of Mine, and does them, shall be likened to a prudent man, who, indeed, built his house upon the rock;
The Spirit Himself testifieth with our spirit, that we are children of God;
In this we have known the love, that He laid down His soul in our behalf; and we ought to lay down our souls in behalf of the brethren.
And, passing along, he saw a man blind from his birth.
And He said to him, "Verily I say to you, "To-day you shall be with Me in Paradise."
And this I say, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the Kingdom of God; neither does corruption inherit incorruption.
being justified freely by His grace, through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus;
For I received from the Lord that which also I delivered to you: that the Lord Jesus, in the same night in which He was being betrayed, took bread;
but whosoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never thirst; but the water that I will give him will become in him a well of water springing up into eternal life."
Paul, a slave of Jesus Christ, a called apostle, separated unto the Gospel of God,
After these things I saw, and, behold, a great multitude, which no one could number, out of every nation, and of all tribes and peoples and tongues, standing before the throne, and before the Lamb, arrayed in white robes, and palms in their hands;
"Verily, verily, I say to you, he that enters not through the door into the fold of the sheep, but climbs up some other way, he is a thief and a robber.
Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the bed be undefiled; for fornicators and adulterers God will judge.
Faithful is the saying, "If anyone desires the office of bishop, he covets a noble work."
"Happy are the peacemakers; because they shall be called sons of God.
And it came to pass, while Apollos was in Corinth, that Paul, having passed through the upper districts, came to Ephesus, and found certain disciples;
"And, when ye pray, ye shall not be as the hypocrites; for they love to pray, standing in the synagogues and in the corners of the streets, that they may be seen by men: verily I say to you, they have their reward.
"Ye heard that it was said, 'You shall love your neighbor, and hate your enemy;'
For ye were called to freedom, brethren; only use not your freedom for an occasion to the flesh, but through love serve one another;
And the great dragon was cast down, the old serpent, he that is called the Devil and Satan, who deceives the whole habitable earth; he was cast down to the earth, and his angels were cast down with him.
Whether, therefore, ye eat or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God,
for thus shall there be richly supplied to you the entrance into the eternal Kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not to men;
For this cause I bow my knees to the Father,
knowing that, not with perishable things, with silver or gold, were ye redeemed from your vain course of life handed down from your fathers;
Become ye, therefore, imitators of God, as beloved children;
and, having brought them out, he said, "Sirs, what must I do to be saved?"