Most Relevant Verses
Be serious! Be alert! Your adversary the Devil is prowling around like a roaring lion, looking for anyone he can devour.
The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears,
and delivers them from all their troubles. The Lord is near the brokenhearted;
He saves those crushed in spirit. Many adversities come to the one who is righteous,
but the Lord delivers him from them all.read more.
He protects all his bones;
not one of them is broken.
No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to humanity. God is faithful, and He will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation He will also provide a way of escape so that you are able to bear it.
Now the works of the flesh are obvious: sexual immorality, moral impurity, promiscuity, idolatry, sorcery, hatreds, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, selfish ambitions, dissensions, factions, envy, drunkenness, carousing, and anything similar. I tell you about these things in advance—as I told you before—that those who practice such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.
Therefore, no condemnation now exists for those in Christ Jesus,
For to begin with, I hear that when you come together as a church there are divisions among you, and in part I believe it.
Don’t despise prophecies, but test all things.
Hold on to what is good. Stay away from every kind of evil.
And don’t get drunk with wine, which leads to reckless actions, but be filled by the Spirit:
Like newborn infants, desire the pure spiritual milk, so that you may grow by it for your salvation,