Hope, Nature Of
Most Relevant Verses
Or isn’t He really saying it for us? Yes, this is written for us, because he who plows ought to plow in hope, and he who threshes should do so in hope of sharing the crop.
whenever I travel to Spain. For I hope to see you when I pass through, and to be assisted by you for my journey there, once I have first enjoyed your company for a while.
Now we are writing nothing to you other than what you can read and also understand. I hope you will understand completely— as you have partially understood us—that we are your reason for pride, as you are ours, in the day of our Lord Jesus.
Therefore, because we know the fear of the Lord, we seek to persuade people. We are completely open before God, and I hope we are completely open to your consciences as well.
Discipline your son while there is hope;
don’t be intent on killing him.
This is what the Lord of Hosts says: “Do not listen to the words of the prophets who prophesy to you. They are making you worthless. They speak visions from their own minds, not from the Lord’s mouth.
Such is the destiny of all who forget God;
the hope of the godless will perish. His source of confidence is fragile;
what he trusts in is a spider’s web.
But the sight of the wicked will fail.
Their way of escape will be cut off,
and their only hope is their last breath.
Instruct those who are rich in the present age not to be arrogant or to set their hope on the uncertainty of wealth, but on God, who richly provides us with all things to enjoy.
The caravans of Tema look for these streams.
The traveling merchants of Sheba hope for them. They are ashamed because they had been confident of finding water.
When they arrive there, they are frustrated.
There is hope for a tree:
If it is cut down, it will sprout again,
and its shoots will not die. If its roots grow old in the ground
and its stump starts to die in the soil, the smell of water makes it thrive
and produce twigs like a sapling.read more.
But a man dies and fades away;
he breathes his last—where is he? As water disappears from the sea
and a river becomes parched and dry, so man lies down never to rise again.
They will not wake up until the heavens are no more;
they will not stir from their sleep.
Have You completely rejected Judah?
Do You detest Zion?
Why do You strike us
with no hope of healing for us?
We hoped for peace,
but there was nothing good;
for a time of healing,
but there was only terror.
Then He said to me, “Son of man, these bones are the whole house of Israel. Look how they say, ‘Our bones are dried up, and our hope has perished; we are cut off.’
Ashkelon will see it and be afraid;
Gaza too, and will writhe in great pain,
as will Ekron, for her hope will fail.
There will cease to be a king in Gaza,
and Ashkelon will become uninhabited.
We do not want you to be uninformed, brothers, concerning those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve like the rest, who have no hope.
When the wicked man dies,
his expectation comes to nothing,
and hope placed in wealth vanishes.
Don’t be agitated by evildoers,
and don’t envy the wicked. For the evil have no future;
the lamp of the wicked will be put out.
They watched closely and sent spies who pretended to be righteous, so they could catch Him in what He said, to hand Him over to the governor’s rule and authority.