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"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
"If a man opens a pit, or digs a pit and does not cover it over, and an ox or a donkey falls into it,
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For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.
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While he was still speaking, another also came and said, "The fire of God fell from heaven and burned up the sheep and the servants and consumed them, and I alone have escaped to tell you."
"A little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to rest"--
"A little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to rest,"
Wealth obtained by fraud dwindles, But the one who gathers by labor increases it.
"And not many days later, the younger son gathered everything together and went on a journey into a distant country, and there he squandered his estate with loose living.
And you will, even of yourself, let go of your inheritance That I gave you; And I will make you serve your enemies In the land which you do not know; For you have kindled a fire in My anger Which will burn forever.
Though Edom says, "We have been beaten down, but we will return and build up the ruins"; thus says the LORD of hosts, "They may build, but I will tear down; and men will call them the wicked territory, and the people toward whom the LORD is indignant forever."
Then it happened on the seventh day that the child died. And the servants of David were afraid to tell him that the child was dead, for they said, "Behold, while the child was still alive, we spoke to him and he did not listen to our voice. How then can we tell him that the child is dead, since he might do himself harm!"
When the child was grown, the day came that he went out to his father to the reapers.
And the word of the LORD came to me saying,
Soon afterwards He went to a city called Nain; and His disciples were going along with Him, accompanied by a large crowd.
While he was still speaking, another also came and said, "Your sons and your daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house,
"Now, then, hear this, you sensual one, Who dwells securely, Who says in your heart, 'I am, and there is no one besides me I will not sit as a widow, Nor know loss of children.'
"He has removed my brothers far from me, And my acquaintances are completely estranged from me.
Because of all my adversaries, I have become a reproach, Especially to my neighbors, And an object of dread to my acquaintances; Those who see me in the street flee from me.
But to the married I give instructions, not I, but the Lord, that the wife should not leave her husband
Then they took all the goods of Sodom and Gomorrah and all their food supply, and departed.
Then the one who brought the news replied, "Israel has fled before the Philistines and there has also been a great slaughter among the people, and your two sons also, Hophni and Phinehas, are dead, and the ark of God has been taken."
Then it happened when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had made a raid on the Negev and on Ziklag, and had overthrown Ziklag and burned it with fire;
Therefore He brought up against them the king of the Chaldeans who slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and had no compassion on young man or virgin, old man or infirm; He gave them all into his hand.
and they will fall by the edge of the sword, and will be led captive into all the nations; and Jerusalem will be trampled under foot by the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled.
Be gracious to me, O LORD, for I am in distress; My eye is wasted away from grief, my soul and my body also.
When I kept silent about my sin, my body wasted away Through my groaning all day long.
For my days have been consumed in smoke, And my bones have been scorched like a hearth.
Now He was also saying to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and this manager was reported to him as squandering his possessions.
A worthless person, a wicked man, Is the one who walks with a perverse mouth,
dealing out retribution to those who do not know God and to those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
"For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?
"For what is a man profited if he gains the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself?
"But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your soul is required of you; and now who will own what you have prepared?'
that there be no immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his own birthright for a single meal.
"Everyone who hears these words of Mine and does not act on them, will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand.
"But the one who has heard and has not acted accordingly, is like a man who built a house on the ground without any foundation; and the torrent burst against it and immediately it collapsed, and the ruin of that house was great."
"My people have become lost sheep; Their shepherds have led them astray They have made them turn aside on the mountains; They have gone along from mountain to hill And have forgotten their resting place.
"But his master answered and said to him, 'You wicked, lazy slave, you knew that I reap where I did not sow and gather where I scattered no seed.
Now if any man builds on the foundation with gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, straw,
For in the case of those who have once been enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,
who, although He existed in the form of God, did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped,
"For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the gospel's will save it.
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"And the smoke of their torment goes up forever and ever; they have no rest day and night, those who worship the beast and his image, and whoever receives the mark of his name."
and then have fallen away, it is impossible to renew them again to repentance, since they again crucify to themselves the Son of God and put Him to open shame.
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For to a person who is good in His sight He has given wisdom and knowledge and joy, while to the sinner He has given the task of gathering and collecting so that he may give to one who is good in God's sight This too is vanity and striving after wind.
suffering wrong as the wages of doing wrong They count it a pleasure to revel in the daytime They are stains and blemishes, reveling in their deceptions, as they carouse with you,
For if the word spoken through angels proved unalterable, and every transgression and disobedience received a just penalty,
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.