Faith, Origins Of
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"It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing; the words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life.
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God;
He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?"
"And on the basis of faith in His name, it is the name of Jesus which has strengthened this man whom you see and know; and the faith which comes through Him has given him this perfect health in the presence of you all.
When they had arrived and gathered the church together, they began to report all things that God had done with them and how He had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles.
And when he wanted to go across to Achaia, the brethren encouraged him and wrote to the disciples to welcome him; and when he had arrived, he greatly helped those who had believed through grace,
For through the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think more highly of himself than he ought to think; but to think so as to have sound judgment, as God has allotted to each a measure of faith.
For who regards you as superior? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as if you had not received it?
For to you it has been granted for Christ's sake, not only to believe in Him, but also to suffer for His sake,
Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?
By faith they passed through the Red Sea as though they were passing through dry land; and the Egyptians, when they attempted it, were drowned.
The LORD said to Joshua, "See, I have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and the valiant warriors.
"For this very night an angel of the God to whom I belong and whom I serve stood before me,
Therefore many other signs Jesus also performed in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book;
and that from childhood you have known the sacred writings which are able to give you the wisdom that leads to salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher?
How lovely on the mountains Are the feet of him who brings good news, Who announces peace And brings good news of happiness, Who announces salvation, And says to Zion, "Your God reigns!"
Who has believed our message? And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed?
Many more believed because of His word;
So then those who were scattered because of the persecution that occurred in connection with Stephen made their way to Phoenicia and Cyprus and Antioch, speaking the word to no one except to Jews alone.
and my message and my preaching were not in persuasive words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power,
Jesus heard that they had put him out, and finding him, He said, "Do you believe in the Son of Man?"
After eight days His disciples were again inside, and Thomas with them. Jesus came, the doors having been shut, and stood in their midst and said, "Peace be with you."
"Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me; otherwise believe because of the works themselves.
This beginning of His signs Jesus did in Cana of Galilee, and manifested His glory, and His disciples believed in Him.
God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.
Remember my affliction and my wandering, the wormwood and bitterness.
The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him.
"For David says of Him, 'I SAW THE LORD ALWAYS IN MY PRESENCE; FOR HE IS AT MY RIGHT HAND, SO THAT I WILL NOT BE SHAKEN.
"I commanded Joshua at that time, saying, 'Your eyes have seen all that the LORD your God has done to these two kings; so the LORD shall do to all the kingdoms into which you are about to cross.
But David said to Saul, "Your servant was tending his father's sheep. When a lion or a bear came and took a lamb from the flock,
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