Identity In Christ
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For you have died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.
for you once were NOT A PEOPLE, but now you are THE PEOPLE OF GOD; you had NOT RECEIVED MERCY, but now you have RECEIVED MERCY.
But Jesus answered and said to them, "You are mistaken, not understanding the Scriptures nor the power of God.
from whom every family in heaven and on earth derives its name,
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God."
for through Him we both have our access in one Spirit to the Father.
For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
Therefore I make known to you that no one speaking by the Spirit of God says, "Jesus is accursed"; and no one can say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the Holy Spirit.
He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.
But now that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how is it that you turn back again to the weak and worthless elemental things, to which you desire to be enslaved all over again?
who gave Himself as a ransom for all, the testimony given at the proper time.
There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free man, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body of sin might be done away with, so that we would no longer be slaves to sin;
It was for this He called you through our gospel, that you may gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
"Now, therefore, it was not you who sent me here, but God; and He has made me a father to Pharaoh and lord of all his household and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave Him to show to His bond-servants, the things which must soon take place; and He sent and communicated it by His angel to His bond-servant John,
But resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being accomplished by your brethren who are in the world.
Therefore that disciple whom Jesus loved said to Peter, "It is the Lord." So when Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he put his outer garment on (for he was stripped for work), and threw himself into the sea.
who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
that they may all be one; even as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me.
For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.
according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, by the sanctifying work of the Spirit, to obey Jesus Christ and be sprinkled with His blood: May grace and peace be yours in the fullest measure.
Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I do my share on behalf of His body, which is the church, in filling up what is lacking in Christ's afflictions.