Most Relevant Verses
"For in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.
He established the earth upon its foundations, So that it will not totter forever and ever.
Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good, For His lovingkindness is everlasting.
Remember His wonders which He has done, His marvels and the judgments uttered by His mouth,
"You shall remember all the way which the LORD your God has led you in the wilderness these forty years, that He might humble you, testing you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.
Joshua said to all the people, "Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, 'From ancient times your fathers lived beyond the River, namely, Terah, the father of Abraham and the father of Nahor, and they served other gods.
"Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, Who seek the LORD: Look to the rock from which you were hewn And to the quarry from which you were dug.
"My people, remember now What Balak king of Moab counseled And what Balaam son of Beor answered him, And from Shittim to Gilgal, So that you might know the righteous acts of the LORD."
For I received from the Lord that which I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus in the night in which He was betrayed took bread;
For whatever was written in earlier times was written for our instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
"Only give heed to yourself and keep your soul diligently, so that you do not forget the things which your eyes have seen and they do not depart from your heart all the days of your life; but make them known to your sons and your grandsons.
"Do not be like your fathers, to whom the former prophets proclaimed, saying, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Return now from your evil ways and from your evil deeds "' But they did not listen or give heed to Me," declares the LORD.
For in this way in former times the holy women also, who hoped in God, used to adorn themselves, being submissive to their own husbands;
not as Cain, who was of the evil one and slew his brother And for what reason did he slay him? Because his deeds were evil, and his brother's were righteous.
Then Hilkiah the high priest said to Shaphan the scribe, "I have found the book of the law in the house of the LORD." And Hilkiah gave the book to Shaphan who read it.
Hilkiah responded and said to Shaphan the scribe, "I have found the book of the law in the house of the LORD." And Hilkiah gave the book to Shaphan.
Then the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.
Then the king sent and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.
Then the king commanded all the people saying, "Celebrate the Passover to the LORD your God as it is written in this book of the covenant."
Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come.
"Because he who is blessed in the earth Will be blessed by the God of truth; And he who swears in the earth Will swear by the God of truth; Because the former troubles are forgotten, And because they are hidden from My sight!
So also we, while we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental things of the world.
For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son,
Brethren, I do not regard myself as having laid hold of it yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead,
They forgot His deeds And His miracles that He had shown them.
However at that time, when you did not know God, you were slaves to those which by nature are no gods.
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,
'But I have this against you, that you have left your first love.
'So remember what you have received and heard; and keep it, and repent Therefore if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come to you.
"Therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God is now declaring to men that all people everywhere should repent,
and saying, "Men, why are you doing these things? We are also men of the same nature as you, and preach the gospel to you that you should turn from these vain things to a living God, WHO MADE THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH AND THE SEA AND ALL THAT IS IN THEM.
God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways,
how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?
And the Holy Spirit also testifies to us; for after saying,
"But this is the covenant which I will make with the house of Israel after those days," declares the LORD, "I will put My law within them and on their heart I will write it; and I will be their God, and they shall be My people.
and to Jesus, the mediator of a new covenant, and to the sprinkled blood, which speaks better than the blood of Abel.
that is, the mystery which has been hidden from the past ages and generations, but has now been manifested to His saints,
Now to Him who is able to establish you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which has been kept secret for long ages past,
but we speak God's wisdom in a mystery, the hidden wisdom which God predestined before the ages to our glory;
if indeed you have heard of the stewardship of God's grace which was given to me for you;