Identity In Christ
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For you have died, and your life is hidden with the Messiah in God.
Once you were not a people, but now you are God's people; you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy.
Jesus answered them, "You are deceived, because you don't know the Scriptures or the power of God.
from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named.
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God!"
For through Him we both have access by one Spirit to the Father.
but our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.
Therefore I am informing you that no one speaking by the Spirit of God says, "Jesus is cursed," and no one can say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the Holy Spirit.
He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation;
But now, since you know God, or rather have become known by God, how can you turn back again to the weak and bankrupt elemental forces? Do you want to be enslaved to them all over again?
who gave Himself-a ransom for all, a testimony at the proper time.
There is no Jew or Greek, slave or free, male or female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
For we know that our old self was crucified with Him in order that sin's dominion over the body may be abolished, so that we may no longer be enslaved to sin,
He called you to this through our gospel, so that you might obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
for you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
Therefore it was not you who sent me here, but God. He has made me a father to Pharaoh, lord of his entire household, and ruler over all the land of Egypt.
The revelation of Jesus Christ that God gave Him to show His slaves what must quickly take place. He sent it and signified it through His angel to His slave John,
Resist him, firm in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are being experienced by your brothers in the world.
Therefore the disciple, the one Jesus loved, said to Peter, "It is the Lord!" When Simon Peter heard that it was the Lord, he tied his outer garment around him (for he was stripped) and plunged into the sea.
who are being protected by God's power through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time.
you put on the new man, the one created according to God's [likeness] in righteousness and purity of the truth.
May they all be one, as You, Father, are in Me and I am in You. May they also be one in Us, so the world may believe You sent Me.
For we are His creation-created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared ahead of time so that we should walk in them.
according to the foreknowledge of God the Father and set apart by the Spirit for obedience and [for the] sprinkling with the blood of Jesus Christ. May grace and peace be multiplied to you.
"Don't you say, 'There are still four more months, then comes the harvest'? Listen [to what] I'm telling you: Open your eyes and look at the fields, for they are ready for harvest.
Now I rejoice in my sufferings for you, and I am completing in my flesh what is lacking in Christ's afflictions for His body, that is, the church.