Most Relevant Verses
"Therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God is now declaring to men that all people everywhere should repent,
The fool has said in his heart, "There is no God " They are corrupt, they have committed abominable deeds; There is no one who does good.
because that which is known about God is evident within them; for God made it evident to them.
The heavens are telling of the glory of God; And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.
and yet He did not leave Himself without witness, in that He did good and gave you rains from heaven and fruitful seasons, satisfying your hearts with food and gladness."
No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him.
Jesus said to him, "Have I been so long with you, and yet you have not come to know Me, Philip? He who has seen Me has seen the Father; how can you say, 'Show us the Father'?
God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways,
"Now, therefore, fear the LORD and serve Him in sincerity and truth; and put away the gods which your fathers served beyond the River and in Egypt, and serve the LORD.
and saying, "Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, WHO MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM.
Then a scribe came and said to Him, "Teacher, I will follow You wherever You go."
"For while I was passing through and examining the objects of your worship, I also found an altar with this inscription, 'TO AN UNKNOWN GOD ' Therefore what you worship in ignorance, this I proclaim to you.
"And now, brethren, I know that you acted in ignorance, just as your rulers did also.
The fool has said in his heart, "There is no God," They are corrupt, and have committed abominable injustice; There is no one who does good.
The wicked, in the haughtiness of his countenance, does not seek Him All his thoughts are, "There is no God."
'Now hear this, O foolish and senseless people, Who have eyes but do not see; Who have ears but do not hear.
"But they refused to pay attention and turned a stubborn shoulder and stopped their ears from hearing.
So this I say, and affirm together with the Lord, that you walk no longer just as the Gentiles also walk, in the futility of their mind,
"An ox knows its owner, And a donkey its master's manger, But Israel does not know, My people do not understand."
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men who suppress the truth in unrighteousness,
in that they show the work of the Law written in their hearts, their conscience bearing witness and their thoughts alternately accusing or else defending them,
but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;