He said, "O LORD, the God of Israel, there is no God like You in heaven above or on earth beneath, keeping covenant and showing lovingkindness to Your servants who walk before You with all their heart,
"Who is like You among the gods, O LORD? Who is like You, majestic in holiness, Awesome in praises, working wonders?
Then he said, "Tomorrow." So he said, "May it be according to your word, that you may know that there is no one like the LORD our God.
"There is none like the God of Jeshurun, Who rides the heavens to your help, And through the skies in His majesty.
"For this reason You are great, O Lord GOD; for there is none like You, and there is no God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.
"O LORD, there is none like You, nor is there any God besides You, according to all that we have heard with our ears.
For who in the skies is comparable to the LORD? Who among the sons of the mighty is like the LORD,
To whom then will you liken God? Or what likeness will you compare with Him?
The scribe said to Him, "Right, Teacher; You have truly stated that HE IS ONE, AND THERE IS NO ONE ELSE BESIDES HIM;
And He was saying, "Abba! Father! All things are possible for You; remove this cup from Me; yet not what I will, but what You will."
"I know that You can do all things, And that no purpose of Yours can be thwarted.
But our God is in the heavens; He does whatever He pleases.
Whatever the LORD pleases, He does, In heaven and in earth, in the seas and in all deeps.
"Even from eternity I am He, And there is none who can deliver out of My hand; I act and who can reverse it?"
He stood and surveyed the earth; He looked and startled the nations Yes, the perpetual mountains were shattered, The ancient hills collapsed His ways are everlasting.
And looking at them Jesus said to them, "With people this is impossible, but with God all things are possible."
"For nothing will be impossible with God."
Then I heard something like the voice of a great multitude and like the sound of many waters and like the sound of mighty peals of thunder, saying, "Hallelujah! For the Lord our God, the Almighty, reigns.
The LORD is compassionate and gracious, Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness.
"Go and proclaim these words toward the north and say, 'Return, faithless Israel,' declares the LORD; 'I will not look upon you in anger For I am gracious,' declares the LORD; 'I will not be angry forever.
who keeps lovingkindness for thousands, who forgives iniquity, transgression and sin; yet He will by no means leave the guilty unpunished, visiting the iniquity of fathers on the children and on the grandchildren to the third and fourth generations."
Let the wicked forsake his way And the unrighteous man his thoughts; And let him return to the LORD, And He will have compassion on him, And to our God, For He will abundantly pardon.
"My lovingkindness I will keep for him forever, And My covenant shall be confirmed to him.
"For a brief moment I forsook you, But with great compassion I will gather you.
"With the kind You show Yourself kind, With the blameless You show Yourself blameless;
"For if you return to the LORD, your brothers and your sons will find compassion before those who led them captive and will return to this land For the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate, and will not turn His face away from you if you return to Him."
"And he sent out his slaves to call those who had been invited to the wedding feast, and they were unwilling to come.
For thus says the LORD of hosts, "After glory He has sent me against the nations which plunder you, for he who touches you, touches the apple of His eye.
"The hands of Zerubbabel have laid the foundation of this house, and his hands will finish it. Then you will know that the LORD of hosts has sent me to you.
Moses said, "By this you shall know that the LORD has sent me to do all these deeds; for this is not my doing.
"Come near to Me, listen to this: From the first I have not spoken in secret, From the time it took place, I was there And now the Lord GOD has sent Me, and His Spirit."
"And the LORD has sent to you all His servants the prophets again and again, but you have not listened nor inclined your ear to hear,
The angel answered and said to him, "I am Gabriel, who stands in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to bring you this good news.
There came a man sent from God, whose name was John.
so that by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have taken refuge would have strong encouragement to take hold of the hope set before us.
in the hope of eternal life, which God, who cannot lie, promised long ages ago,
Who made heaven and earth, The sea and all that is in them; Who keeps faith forever;
"The Rock! His work is perfect, For all His ways are just; A God of faithfulness and without injustice, Righteous and upright is He.
"Now, O Lord GOD, You are God, and Your words are truth, and You have promised this good thing to Your servant.
For the word of the LORD is upright, And all His work is done in faithfulness.
"Because he who is blessed in the earth Will be blessed by the God of truth; And he who swears in the earth Will swear by the God of truth; Because the former troubles are forgotten, And because they are hidden from My sight!
May it never be! Rather, let God be found true, though every man be found a liar, as it is written, "THAT YOU MAY BE JUSTIFIED IN YOUR WORDS, AND PREVAIL WHEN YOU ARE JUDGED."
The oath which He swore to Abraham our father,
"Therefore I swore in My anger, Truly they shall not enter into My rest."
The LORD has sworn by His right hand and by His strong arm, "I will never again give your grain as food for your enemies; Nor will foreigners drink your new wine for which you have labored."
The LORD of hosts has sworn saying, "Surely, just as I have intended so it has happened, and just as I have planned so it will stand,
In the same way God, desiring even more to show to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of His purpose, interposed with an oath,
and said, "By Myself I have sworn, declares the LORD, because you have done this thing and have not withheld your son, your only son,
"Once I have sworn by My holiness; I will not lie to David.
AS I SWORE IN MY WRATH, 'THEY SHALL NOT ENTER MY REST.'"
"Pray, then, in this way: 'Our Father who is in heaven, Hallowed be Your name.
For thus says the high and exalted One Who lives forever, whose name is Holy, "I dwell on a high and holy place, And also with the contrite and lowly of spirit In order to revive the spirit of the lowly And to revive the heart of the contrite.
"Tell Aaron and his sons to be careful with the holy gifts of the sons of Israel, which they dedicate to Me, so as not to profane My holy name; I am the LORD.
"If you are not careful to observe all the words of this law which are written in this book, to fear this honored and awesome name, the LORD your God,
Daniel said, "Let the name of God be blessed forever and ever, For wisdom and power belong to Him.
But when he sees his children, the work of My hands, in his midst, They will sanctify My name; Indeed, they will sanctify the Holy One of Jacob And will stand in awe of the God of Israel.
"I will vindicate the holiness of My great name which has been profaned among the nations, which you have profaned in their midst Then the nations will know that I am the LORD," declares the Lord GOD, "when I prove Myself holy among you in their sight.
The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.
Now the God of peace, who brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of the eternal covenant, even Jesus our Lord,
Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be preserved complete, without blame at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Finally, brethren, rejoice, be made complete, be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.
The things you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.
Now the God of peace be with you all. Amen.
My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.
How blessed is the man whose strength is in You, In whose heart are the highways to Zion!
"The LORD is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation; This is my God, and I will praise Him; My father's God, and I will extol Him.
"God is my strong fortress; And He sets the blameless in His way.
The LORD is their strength, And He is a saving defense to His anointed.
Sing for joy to God our strength; Shout joyfully to the God of Jacob.
With whom My hand will be established; My arm also will strengthen him.
The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth.
that they would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us;
The LORD is near to the brokenhearted And saves those who are crushed in spirit.
I have set the LORD continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
You are near, O LORD, And all Your commandments are truth.
"Am I a God who is near," declares the LORD, "And not a God far off?
He who vindicates Me is near; Who will contend with Me? Let us stand up to each other; Who has a case against Me? Let him draw near to Me.
"Know therefore today, and take it to your heart, that the LORD, He is God in heaven above and on the earth below; there is no other.
If I ascend to heaven, You are there; If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, You are there.
The eyes of the LORD are in every place, Watching the evil and the good.
Thus says the LORD, "Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool Where then is a house you could build for Me? And where is a place that I may rest?
"Can a man hide himself in hiding places So I do not see him?" declares the LORD "Do I not fill the heavens and the earth?" declares the LORD.
that they would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him and find Him, though He is not far from each one of us;
"After all that has come upon us for our evil deeds and our great guilt, since You our God have requited us less than our iniquities deserve, and have given us an escaped remnant as this,
But he hesitated. So the men seized his hand and the hand of his wife and the hands of his two daughters, for the compassion of the LORD was upon him; and they brought him out, and put him outside the city.
For as high as the heavens are above the earth, So great is His lovingkindness toward those who fear Him.
So the LORD said, "If I find in Sodom fifty righteous within the city, then I will spare the whole place on their account."
"They refused to listen, And did not remember Your wondrous deeds which You had performed among them; So they became stubborn and appointed a leader to return to their slavery in Egypt But You are a God of forgiveness, Gracious and compassionate, Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness; And You did not forsake them.
"Nevertheless, in Your great compassion You did not make an end of them or forsake them, For You are a gracious and compassionate God.
"When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance, When He separated the sons of man, He set the boundaries of the peoples According to the number of the sons of Israel.
"The LORD thundered from heaven, And the Most High uttered His voice.
I will give thanks to the LORD according to His righteousness And will sing praise to the name of the LORD Most High.
For the LORD Most High is to be feared, A great King over all the earth.
That they may know that You alone, whose name is the LORD, Are the Most High over all the earth.
"This sentence is by the decree of the angelic watchers And the decision is a command of the holy ones, In order that the living may know That the Most High is ruler over the realm of mankind, And bestows it on whom He wishes And sets over it the lowliest of men."
'If an alien sojourns among you and observes the Passover to the LORD, according to the statute of the Passover and according to its ordinance, so he shall do; you shall have one statute, both for the alien and for the native of the land.'"
They were both righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.
then teach them the statutes and the laws, and make known to them the way in which they are to walk and the work they are to do.
"From the days of your fathers you have turned aside from My statutes and have not kept them Return to Me, and I will return to you," says the LORD of hosts. "But you say, 'How shall we return?'
"The statutes and the ordinances and the law and the commandment which He wrote for you, you shall observe to do forever; and you shall not fear other gods.
that they may walk in My statutes and keep My ordinances and do them Then they will be My people, and I shall be their God.
The name of the LORD is a strong tower; The righteous runs into it and is safe.
Who is among you that fears the LORD, That obeys the voice of His servant, That walks in darkness and has no light? Let him trust in the name of the LORD and rely on his God.
Then the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah and Pethahiah, said, "Arise, bless the LORD your God forever and ever! O may Your glorious name be blessed And exalted above all blessing and praise!
From the rising of the sun to its setting The name of the LORD is to be praised.
"For from the rising of the sun even to its setting, My name will be great among the nations, and in every place incense is going to be offered to My name, and a grain offering that is pure; for My name will be great among the nations," says the LORD of hosts.
Great is our Lord and abundant in strength; His understanding is infinite.
"Naked is Sheol before Him, And Abaddon has no covering.
"Does He not see my ways And number all my steps?
"For His eyes are upon the ways of a man, And He sees all his steps.
And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are open and laid bare to the eyes of Him with whom we have to do.
in whatever our heart condemns us; for God is greater than our heart and knows all things.
For You, Lord, are good, and ready to forgive, And abundant in lovingkindness to all who call upon You.
"For the LORD your God is a compassionate God; He will not fail you nor destroy you nor forget the covenant with your fathers which He swore to them.
Then David said to Gad, "I am in great distress. Let us now fall into the hand of the LORD for His mercies are great, but do not let me fall into the hand of man."
Who is a God like You, who pardons iniquity And passes over the rebellious act of the remnant of His possession? He does not retain His anger forever, Because He delights in unchanging love.
"AND HIS MERCY IS UPON GENERATION AFTER GENERATION TOWARD THOSE WHO FEAR HIM.
But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us,
The earth is full of Your lovingkindness, O LORD; Teach me Your statutes.
For Your lovingkindness is great above the heavens, And Your truth reaches to the skies.
But the lovingkindness of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear Him, And His righteousness to children's children,
Praise the LORD! Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.
The LORD'S lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness.
He saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but according to His mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewing by the Holy Spirit,
And rend your heart and not your garments " Now return to the LORD your God, For He is gracious and compassionate, Slow to anger, abounding in lovingkindness And relenting of evil.