Then should I still have comfort; yea, I would exult myself in sorrow: let him not spare; for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.
His children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the gate, neither is there any to deliver them.
Is it any pleasure to the Almighty, that you are righteous? or is it gain to him, that you make your ways blameless?
Who pick mallows by the bushes, and juniper roots for their food.
Who does great things past finding out; yea, and wonders without number.
For now it would be heavier than the sand of the sea: therefore my words are swallowed up.
He scorns the multitude of the city, neither regards he the shouts of the driver.
The measure of it 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 their eldest brother's house:
For he that is mighty has done to me great things; and holy is his name.
And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to you. Holy Father, keep through your own name those whom you have given me, that they may be one, as we are.
But the chief priests consulted that they might put Lazarus also to death;
Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempts he any man:
Then when lust has conceived, it brings forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, brings forth death.
1 John 1:5
This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
1 John 4:8
He that loves not knows not God; for God is love.