This poor widow hath cast in more than they all. – Whosoever shall give you a cup of water to drink in my name, because ye belong to Christ, verily I say unto you, he shall not lose his reward. – If there be first a willing mind, it is accepted according to that a man hath, and not according to that he hath not.
Let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth. – If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food, and one of you say unto them, Depart in peace, be ye warmed and filled; notwithstanding ye give them not those things which are needful to the body; what doth it profit? – He which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully. Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.
When ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.
The foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, The Lord knoweth them that are his. And, Let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity. – Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works? And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity. – The Lord knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.
Behold, I have graven thee upon the palms of my hands; thy walls are continually before me. – Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm. – The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him.
I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.
Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof may flow out.
Behold this selfsame thing, that ye sorrowed after a godly sort, what carefulness it wrought in you, yea, what clearing of yourselves, yea, what indignation, yea, what fear, yea, what vehement desire, yea, what zeal, yea, what revenge! – The fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth; proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.
The Comforter, … is the Holy Ghost. – The love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us.
The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace.
In a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.
All these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as he will.
I beseech thee, let the power of my Lord be great, according as thou hast spoken, saying, The Lord is longsuffering, and of great mercy, forgiving iniquity and transgression, and by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation.
O remember not against us former iniquities: let thy tender mercies speedily prevent us. … Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of thy name: and deliver us, and purge away our sins, for thy name’s sake. – O Lord, though our iniquities testify against us, do thou it for thy name’s sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against thee. – We acknowledge, O Lord, our wickedness, and the iniquity of our fathers: for we have sinned against thee.
If thou, Lord, shouldest mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand? But there is forgiveness with thee, that thou mayest be feared.
Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation. – Continue in prayer, and watch in the same with thanksgiving. – Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you. Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: whom resist stedfast in the faith.
Why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say? – Be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.
Wherefore criest thou unto me? speak unto the children of Israel, that they go forward.
Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
Thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation; and hast made us unto our God kings and priests. – Ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should show forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light.
Ye shall be named the Priests of the Lord: men shall call you the Ministers of our God. – Priests of God and of Christ.
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus. – By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name.
For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them. – The temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.
Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world. – Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment. – I speak as to wise men; judge ye what I say. – Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom.
He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith. – He that is spiritual judgeth all things.
Take heed what ye hear. – I know thy works, … and how … thou hast tried them which say they are apostles, and are not, and hast found them liars. – Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.
He calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out. And when he putteth forth his own sheep, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice. And a stranger will they not follow, but will flee from him: for they know not the voice of strangers.
Bless the Lord, ye his angels, that excel in strength, that do his commandments, hearkening unto the voice of his word. Bless ye the Lord, all ye his hosts; ye ministers of his, that do his pleasure.
I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me. – I delight to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart. – O my Father, if this cup may not pass away from me, except I drink it, thy will be done.
Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven. – Not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified. – If ye know these things, happy are ye if ye do them. – To him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin.
Be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind.
Oh that thou wouldest rend the heavens, that thou wouldest come down. – As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God? – Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices.
Our conversation is in heaven; from whence also we look for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ. – Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Savior Jesus Christ. – God our Savior, and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope. – Whom having not seen, ye love.
He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus. – It shall be said in that day, Lo, this is our God; we have waited for him, and he will save us: this is the Lord; we have waited for him, we will be glad and rejoice in his salvation.
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom.
Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life. – Death and life are in the power of the tongue. – The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, and his tongue talketh of judgment. The law of his God is in his heart; none of his steps shall slide. – Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
We cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard. – I believed, therefore have I spoken.
Whosoever … shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven. – With the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.