24 Bible Verses about Being A Pilgrim
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In faith died all these, not having received the promises, but from afar having seen them, and having been persuaded, and having saluted them, and having confessed that strangers and sojourners they are upon the earth,
Hear my prayer, O Jehovah, And to my cry give ear, Unto my tear be not silent, For a sojourner I am with Thee, A settler like all my fathers.
Beloved, I call upon you, as strangers and sojourners, to keep from the fleshly desires, that war against the soul,
for there are eunuchs who from the mother's womb were so born; and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by men; and there are eunuchs who kept themselves eunuchs because of the reign of the heavens: he who is able to receive it -- let him receive.'
by faith he did sojourn in the land of the promise as a strange country, in tabernacles having dwelt with Isaac and Jacob, fellow-heirs of the same promise,
but now they long for a better, that is, an heavenly, wherefore God is not ashamed of them, to be called their God, for He did prepare for them a city.
For our citizenship is in the heavens, whence also a Saviour we await -- the Lord Jesus Christ --
for God did so love the world, that His Son -- the only begotten -- He gave, that every one who is believing in him may not perish, but may have life age-during.
for by grace ye are having been saved, through faith, and this not of you -- of God the gift, not of works, that no one may boast;
for sojourners we are before Thee, and settlers, like all our fathers; as a shadow are our days on the land, and there is none abiding.
and if on the Father ye do call, who without acceptance of persons is judging according to the work of each, in fear the time of your sojourn pass ye,
to your walking worthily of the Lord to all pleasing, in every good work being fruitful, and increasing to the knowledge of God,
Give instruction to a youth about his way, Even when he is old he turneth not from it.
And with a male thou dost not lie as one lieth with a woman; abomination it is.
according as it hath been written -- 'There is none righteous, not even one;
and life age-during I give to them, and they shall not perish -- to the age, and no one shall pluck them out of my hand;
For, if ye may forgive men their trespasses He also will forgive you -- your Father who is in the heavens; but if ye may not forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
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