Then should I yet have comfort; yea, I would harden 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 thou art righteous? or is it gain to him, that thou makest thy ways perfect?
Who cut up mallows by the bushes, and juniper roots for their meat.
Which doeth 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 scorneth the multitude of the city, neither regardeth he the crying 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 their eldest brother's house:
For he that is mighty hath 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 thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast 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 tempteth he any man:
Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth 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 loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.