Thematic Bible: Are


Thematic Bible









The fool {talks too much}, for no one knows what will be. Who can tell anyone what will happen {in the future}?




{The fool refuses to work with his hands, so he has nothing to eat except his own skin}!


Now five of them were foolish and five [were] wise. For [when] the foolish ones took their lamps, they did not take olive oil with them. But the wise ones took olive oil in flasks with their lamps. read more.
And [when] the bridegroom was delayed, they all became drowsy and fell asleep. But in the middle of the night there was a shout, 'Behold, the bridegroom! Come out to meet him!' Then all those virgins woke up and trimmed their lamps. And the foolish ones said to the wise ones, 'Give us [some] of your olive oil, because our lamps are going out!' But the wise ones answered saying, "Certainly there will never be enough for us and for you! Go instead to those who sell [olive oil] and buy [some] for yourselves.' But [while] they had gone away to buy [it] the bridegroom arrived, and those who were ready went inside with him to the wedding celebration, and the door was shut. And later the other virgins came also, saying, 'Lord, lord, open [the door] for us!' But he answered [and] said, 'Truly I say to you, I do not know you!'


The wise is cautious and turns from evil, but the fool throws off restraint and is confident.










The lips of a fool will bring strife, and his mouth calls out for a flogging.





"But as the time of the promise that God had made to Abraham was drawing near, the people increased and multiplied in Egypt

'Look, days [are] coming,' {declares} Yahweh, 'and I will fulfill the good promise that I promised to the house of Israel and to the house of Judah.


From the descendants of this man, according to [his] promise, God brought to Israel a Savior, Jesus.

When your days [are] full and you lie down with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring after you who will go out from your body, and I will establish his kingdom.

and has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David, just as he spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets from earliest times-- salvation from our enemies and from the hand of all those who hate us, read more.
to show mercy to our fathers and to remember his holy covenant, the oath that he swore to Abraham our father, to grant us





For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants, [that] he would be heir of the world, [was] not through the law, but through the righteousness by faith.

Because of this, [it is] by faith, in order that [it may be] according to grace, so that the promise may be secure to all the descendants, not only to those of the law, but also to those of the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all


For as many as [are the] promises of God, in him [they are] "yes"; therefore also through him [is] the "amen" to the glory of God through us.




who through faith conquered kingdoms, accomplished justice, obtained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,


"Blessed be Yahweh who gave a resting place to his people Israel. According to all that he promised, not one word has fallen from all of his promises [concerning] the good which he spoke through the hand of Moses his servant.


For he remembered his holy {promise}; [he remembered] Abraham his servant.




For I say, Christ has become a servant of the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God, in order to confirm the promises to the fathers,