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And said, My God forbid it me, that I should do this thing: shall I drink the blood of these men that have put their lives in jeopardy? for with the jeopardy of their lives they brought it. Therefore he would not drink it. These things did these three mightiest.
And why stand we in jeopardy every hour?
We gat our bread with the peril of our lives because of the sword of the wilderness.
Wherefore do I take my flesh in my teeth, and put my life in mine hand?
He that findeth his life shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake shall find it.
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Whosoever shall seek to save his life shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose his life shall preserve it.
For we are in danger to be called in question for this day's uproar, there being no cause whereby we may give an account of this concourse.
And their nobles shall be of themselves, and their governor shall proceed from the midst of them; and I will cause him to draw near, and he shall approach unto me: for who is this that engaged his heart to approach unto me? saith the LORD.
He that observeth the wind shall not sow; and he that regardeth the clouds shall not reap.
But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment: and whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be in danger of the council: but whosoever shall say, Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire.
And he said, Be it far from me, O LORD, that I should do this: is not this the blood of the men that went in jeopardy of their lives? therefore he would not drink it. These things did these three mighty men.
And the three mighty men brake through the host of the Philistines, and drew water out of the well of Bethlehem, that was by the gate, and took it, and brought it to David: nevertheless he would not drink thereof, but poured it out unto the LORD.
Who delivered us from so great a death, and doth deliver: in whom we trust that he will yet deliver us;
Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
The fear of a king is as the roaring of a lion: whoso provoketh him to anger sinneth against his own soul.
Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth.
Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich in thy bedchamber: for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter.
Or what king, going to make war against another king, sitteth not down first, and consulteth whether he be able with ten thousand to meet him that cometh against him with twenty thousand?
For scarcely for a righteous man will one die: yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die.
My soul is continually in my hand: yet do I not forget thy law.
And David longed, and said, Oh that one would give me drink of the water of the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate!
Whatsoever is commanded by the God of heaven, let it be diligently done for the house of the God of heaven: for why should there be wrath against the realm of the king and his sons?
Now therefore why should we die? for this great fire will consume us: if we hear the voice of the LORD our God any more, then we shall die.
In journeyings often, in perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren;
And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offence toward God, and toward men.
So Michal let David down through a window: and he went, and fled, and escaped.
And when I saw that ye delivered me not, I put my life in my hands, and passed over against the children of Ammon, and the LORD delivered them into my hand: wherefore then are ye come up unto me this day, to fight against me?
Now Jonathan and Ahimaaz stayed by Enrogel; for they might not be seen to come into the city: and a wench went and told them; and they went and told king David.
And certain of the chief of Asia, which were his friends, sent unto him, desiring him that he would not adventure himself into the theatre.
Men that have hazarded their lives for the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep.
By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son,
For we are sold, I and my people, to be destroyed, to be slain, and to perish. But if we had been sold for bondmen and bondwomen, I had held my tongue, although the enemy could not countervail the king's damage.
Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable counseller, which also waited for the kingdom of God, came, and went in boldly unto Pilate, and craved the body of Jesus.
Who have for my life laid down their own necks: unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles.
Acquaint now thyself with him, and be at peace: thereby good shall come unto thee.
Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee.
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Taking Risks With FaithRomans 5:3
And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience;