Then should I yet have comfort; and in the pain which spareth not I would rejoice that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.
His children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the gate, and there is no deliverer:
Is it any pleasure to the Almighty if thou art righteous? And is it gain to him that thou makest thy ways perfect?
They gather the salt-wort among the bushes, and the roots of the broom for their food.
Who doeth great things past finding out, and wonders without number.
For now it would be heavier than the sand of the seas; therefore my words are vehement.
He laugheth at the tumult of the city, and heareth not the shouts of the driver;
The measure thereof is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.
And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in the house of their brother, the firstborn.
For the Mighty One has done to me great things, and holy is his name;
And I am no longer in the world, and these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep them in thy name which thou hast given me, that they may be one as we.
But the chief priests took counsel that they might kill Lazarus also,
Let no man, being tempted, say, I am tempted of God. For God cannot be tempted by evil things, and himself tempts no one.
then lust, having conceived, gives birth to sin; but sin fully completed brings forth death.
1 John 1:5
And this is the message which we have heard from him, and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
1 John 4:8
He that loves not has not known God; for God is love.