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He said, “I will cause all My goodness to pass in front of you, and I will proclaim the name Yahweh before you. I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.”
With the faithful
You prove Yourself faithful;
with the blameless man
You prove Yourself blameless; with the pure
You prove Yourself pure,
but with the crooked
You prove Yourself shrewd.
Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
“Speak to the entire Israelite community and tell them: Be holy because I, Yahweh your God, am holy.
For I am Yahweh your God, so you must consecrate yourselves and be holy because I am holy. You must not defile yourselves by any swarming creature that crawls on the ground. For I am Yahweh, who brought you up from the land of Egypt to be your God, so you must be holy because I am holy.
Therefore, dear friends, since we have such promises, let us cleanse ourselves from every impurity of the flesh and spirit, completing our sanctification in the fear of God.
Finally, brothers, rejoice. Become mature, be encouraged, be of the same mind,(A) be at peace,(B) and the God of love(C) and peace will be with you.
The Rock—His work is perfect;
all His ways are entirely just.
A faithful God, without prejudice,
He is righteous and true.
God—His way is perfect;
the word of the Lord is pure.
He is a shield to all who take refuge in Him.
For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.The heavens declare the glory of God,
and the sky proclaims the work of His hands.
Lord my God, You have done many things—
Your wonderful works and Your plans for us;
none can compare with You.
If I were to report and speak of them,
they are more than can be told.
One generation will declare Your works to the next
and will proclaim Your mighty acts. I will speak of Your splendor and glorious majesty
and Your wonderful works. They will proclaim the power of Your awe-inspiring acts,
and I will declare Your greatness.
the One great in counsel and mighty in deed, whose eyes are on all the ways of the sons of men in order to give to each person according to his ways and the result of his deeds. You performed signs and wonders in the land of Egypt and do so to this very day both in Israel and among mankind. You made a name for Yourself, as is the case today.
Do not be conformed to this age, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may discern what is the good, pleasing, and perfect will of God.
The instruction of the Lord is perfect,
renewing one’s life;
the testimony of the Lord is trustworthy,
making the inexperienced wise. The precepts of the Lord are right,
making the heart glad;
the command of the Lord is radiant,
making the eyes light up. The fear of the Lord is pure,
the ordinances of the Lord are reliable
and altogether righteous.read more.
They are more desirable than gold—
than an abundance of pure gold;
and sweeter than honey,
which comes from the honeycomb. In addition, Your servant is warned by them;
there is great reward in keeping them.
The words of the Lord are pure words,
like silver refined in an earthen furnace,
purified seven times.
Every word of God is pure;
He is a shield to those who take refuge in Him.
“But your people say, ‘The Lord’s way isn’t fair,’ even though it is their own way that isn’t fair. When a righteous person turns from his righteousness and commits iniquity, he will die on account of this. But if a wicked person turns from his wickedness and does what is just and right, he will live because of this. read more.
Yet you say, ‘The Lord’s way isn’t fair.’ I will judge each of you according to his ways, house of Israel.”
For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.Lord, You have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I stand up;
You understand my thoughts from far away. You observe my travels and my rest;
You are aware of all my ways.read more.
Before a word is on my tongue,
You know all about it, Lord. You have encircled me;
You have placed Your hand on me. This extraordinary knowledge is beyond me.
It is lofty; I am unable to reach it.
Our Lord is great, vast in power;
His understanding is infinite.
Yahweh, You are my God;
I will exalt You. I will praise Your name,
for You have accomplished wonders,
plans formed long ago, with perfect faithfulness.
3 1 Look at how great a love the Father has given us that we should be called God’s children. And we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it didn’t know Him.
The one who does not love does not know God, because God is love. God’s love was revealed among us in this way: God sent His One and Only Son into the world so that we might live through Him. Love consists in this: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins. read more.
Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also must love one another. No one has ever seen God. If we love one another, God remains in us and His love is perfected in us.
For this is the kind of high priest we need: holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners, and exalted above the heavens.
For the entire fullness of God’s nature dwells bodily in Christ,
For in bringing many sons to glory, it was entirely appropriate that God—all things exist for Him and through Him—should make the source of their salvation perfect through sufferings.
Though He was God’s Son, He learned obedience through what He suffered. After He was perfected, He became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey Him,