Most Relevant Verses
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which will be revealed toward us.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, and in the day of adversity consider; yes, God has made the one side by side with the other, to the end that man should not find out anything after him.
redeeming the time, because the days are evil.
Yahweh has made everything for its own end -- yes, even the wicked for the day of evil.
But know this, that in the last days, grievous times will come.
For God will bring every work into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether it is good, or whether it is evil.
For we must all be revealed before the judgment seat of Christ; that each one may receive the things in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.
I form the light, and create darkness. I make peace, and create calamity. I am Yahweh, who does all these things.
Yahweh saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
For, "He who would love life, and see good days, let him keep his tongue from evil, and his lips from speaking deceit.
For man also doesn't know his time. As the fish that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare, even so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falls suddenly on them.