For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.
just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.
For your ways are in full view of the LORD, and he examines all your paths.
But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit,
Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from within them.
What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.
for he guards the course of the just and protects the way of his faithful ones.
The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.
Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.
God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.
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