God’s Love in Action

Just some verses to show you what the Bible says about God, His love, His mercy, His judgment, His salvation, and the hope the world has in Him!  Enjoy these!

 

(All verses are from the Lexham English Bible (LEB) from my Logos 5 Software.)

 

NOTE:  Posted these verses but the two column format from Logos doesn’t quite work so well in WordPress.  I will leave the post up though, because for those who have this on RSS feed, it will read just fine.  For all others, simply highlight, right click, and copy and paste into a Word doc and you will have the verses to carry with you.  If you need help, let me know and I can guide you through the process.  Anyway, be blessed!

 

Genesis 12:3

 

And I will bless those who bless you, and those who curse you I will curse. And all families of the earth will be blessed in you.”

 

Genesis 18:18

 

Abraham will surely become a great and strong nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed on account of him.

 

Genesis 22:18

 

All the nations of the earth will be blessed through your offspring, because you have listened to my voice.”

 

Genesis 26:4

 

And I will multiply your descendants like the stars of heaven, and I will give to your descendants all these lands. And all nations of the earth will be blessed through your offspring,

 

Genesis 28:14

 

Your descendants shall be like the dust of the earth, and you will spread out to the west, and to the east, and to the north and to the south. And all the families of the earth will be blessed through you and through your descendants.

 

Genesis 26:3–4

 

3 Dwell as an alien in this land, and I will be with you, and will bless you, for I will give all these lands to you and to your descendants, and I will establish the oath that I swore to Abraham your father. 4 And I will multiply your descendants like the stars of heaven, and I will give to your descendants all these lands. And all nations of the earth will be blessed through your offspring,

 

1 Samuel 2:6

 

Yahweh kills and restores alive, he brings down to Sheol and raises up.

 

2 Samuel 14:14

 

For we must certainly die, and we are as the waters spilled to the ground which cannot be gathered. God will not take a life but devises plans for a banished person not to be cast out from him.

 

1 Chronicles 16:34

 

Oh give thanks to Yahweh, for he is good; his loyal love is everlasting.

 

Job 5:17–18

 

17 “Look, happy is the human being whom God reproves; and you must not despise the discipline of Shaddai, 18 for he himself wounds, but he binds up; he strikes, but his hands heal.

 

Job 42:2

 

“I know that you can do all things, and any scheme from you will not be thwarted.

 

Psalm 22:27

 

All the ends of the earth will remember and turn to Yahweh. All the families of the nations will worship before you.

 

Psalm 22:29

 

All the healthy ones of the earth will eat and worship. Before him all of those descending into the dust will kneel, even he who cannot keep his soul alive.

 

Psalm 30:5

 

For there is a moment in his anger; there is a lifetime in his favor. Weeping lodges for the evening, but in the morning comes rejoicing.

 

Psalm 33:5

 

He loves righteousness and justice. The earth is full of the loyal love of Yahweh.

 

Psalm 49:15

 

Surely God will ransom my life from the power of Sheol, because he will receive me. Selah

 

Psalm 62:12

 

And to you belongs loyal love, O Lord, because you will render to each according to his work.

 

Psalm 65:2–3

 

2 O you who hear prayer, to you all flesh will come. 3 Iniquities prevail over me. As for our transgressions, you will forgive them.

 

Psalm 66:3–4

 

3 Say to God, “How awesome are your works! Because of the greatness of your strength, your enemies will cringe before you. 4 All the earth will bow in worship to you, and sing praise to you. They will sing the praise of your name.” Selah

 

Psalm 66:11–12

 

11 You brought us into the net; you placed a heavy burden on our backs. 12 You let men ride over our heads. We went through fire and through water, but you have brought us out to the place of abundance.

 

Psalm 67:1–4

 

1 May God be gracious to us and bless us. May he cause his face to shine toward us, Selah 2 that your way may be known on the earth, your salvation among all nations. 3 Let the peoples praise you, O God; let all of the peoples praise you. 4 Let the nations be glad and sing for joy, because you judge the peoples with equity and guide the nations on the earth. Selah

 

Psalm 72:11

 

and let all kings bow down to him. Let all nations serve him.

 

Psalm 72:17

 

May his name endure forever. May his name increase as long as the sun shines, and let them be blessed in him. Let all nations call him blessed.

 

Psalm 82:8

 

Rise up, O God, judge the earth, because you shall inherit all the nations.

 

Psalm 86:9

 

All the nations that you have made will come and bow down before you, O Lord, and glorify your name.

 

Psalm 86:10

 

For you are great and doing wondrous things; you alone are God.

 

Psalm 86:13

 

because your loyal love is great toward me, and you will have delivered my life from Sheol below.

 

Psalm 89:30–34

 

30 If his sons forsake my law and do not walk in my judgments, 31 if they defile my statutes and do not keep my commandments, 32 then I will punish their transgression with a rod, and their guilt with wounds. 33 But I will not break off my loyal love from him, and I will not be false against my faithfulness. 34 I will not defile my covenant, or alter what proceeded from my lips.

 

Psalm 98:6–9

 

6 With trumpets and sound of horn, shout joyfully before the king, Yahweh. 7 Let the sea with its fullness roar, the world and those who live in it. 8 Let the rivers clap their hands. Let the hills sing joyfully together 9 before Yahweh, for he is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness and the peoples with equity.

 

Psalm 102:19–20

 

19 that he looked down from his holy height. Yahweh looked from heaven over the earth 20 to hear the groaning of the prisoner, to liberate those destined to die,

 

Psalm 103:8–9

 

8 Yahweh is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger and abundant in loyal love. 9 He does not dispute continually, nor keep his anger forever.

 

Psalm 107:1

 

Give thanks to Yahweh, for he is good, for his loyal love is forever.

 

Psalm 135:6

 

All that Yahweh desires, he does, in heaven and on earth, in the seas and all the depths.

 

Psalm 136:1–26

 

1 Give thanks to Yahweh, for he is good, for his loyal love endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods, for his loyal love endures forever. 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his loyal love endures forever. 4 To him who alone does great wonders, for his loyal love endures forever. 5 To him who made the heavens with skill, for his loyal love endures forever. 6 To him who spread out the earth above the waters, for his loyal love endures forever. 7 To him who made the great lights, for his loyal love endures forever. 8 The sun to rule the day, for his loyal love endures forever. 9 The moon and stars to rule the night, for his loyal love endures forever. 10 To him who struck Egypt through their firstborn, for his loyal love endures forever. 11 And he brought Israel out from among them, for his loyal love endures forever. 12 With a strong hand and an outstretched arm, for his loyal love endures forever. 13 To him who divided the Red Sea in two, for his loyal love endures forever. 14 And he let Israel cross over through the midst of it, for his loyal love endures forever. 15 But he tossed Pharaoh and his army into the Red Sea, for his loyal love endures forever. 16 To him who led his people through the wilderness, for his loyal love endures forever. 17 To him who struck great kings, for his loyal love endures forever. 18 And he killed mighty kings, for his loyal love endures forever. 19 Sihon the king of the Amorites, for his loyal love endures forever. 20 And Og the king of Bashan, for his loyal love endures forever. 21 And he gave their land as an inheritance, for his loyal love endures forever. 22 An inheritance to Israel his servant, for his loyal love endures forever. 23 Who remembered us in our low estate, for his loyal love endures forever. 24 And he rescued us from our enemies, for his loyal love endures forever. 25 The one who gives food to all flesh, for his loyal love endures forever. 26 Give thanks to the God of heaven, for his loyal love endures forever.

 

Psalm 138:4

 

All the kings of the earth will praise you, O Yahweh, when they have heard the words of your mouth,

 

Psalm 139:8

 

If I ascend to heaven, there you are, and if I make my bed in Sheol, look! There you are.

 

Psalm 145:7–10

 

7 They will utter the renown of your abundant goodness, and they will proclaim with joy your righteousness. 8 Yahweh is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and great in loyal love. 9 Yahweh is good to all, and his mercies are over all his works. 10 All your works will praise you, O Yahweh, and your faithful ones will bless you.

 

Psalm 145:14–16

 

14 Yahweh upholds all who are falling, and raises up all who are bowed down. 15 The eyes of all look hopefully to you, and you give them their food in due time, 16 opening your hand, and satisfying the desire of every living creature.

 

Proverbs 16:9

 

The mind of a person will plan his ways, and Yahweh will direct his steps.

 

Proverbs 19:21

 

Many plans are in the heart of a man, but the purpose of Yahweh will be established.

 

Proverbs 20:24

 

Away from Yahweh are the steps of a strong man, and how will humankind understand his ways?

 

Isaiah 2:2

 

And it shall happen in the future of the days the mountain of the house of Yahweh shall be established; it will be among the highest of the mountains, and it shall be raised from the hills. All of the nations shall travel to him;

 

Isaiah 14:24

 

Yahweh of hosts has sworn, saying, “Surely just as I have intended, so it shall be. And just as I have planned, it shall stand:

 

Isaiah 14:27

 

For Yahweh of hosts has planned, and who will frustrate it? And his hand is stretched out, and who will turn it back?

 

Isaiah 25:6–8

 

6 And on this mountain Yahweh of hosts will make for all peoples a rich feast, a feast of aged wines, fat filled with marrow, filtered aged wine. 7 And on this mountain he will destroy the face of the shroud, the shroud over all peoples, and the woven covering over all nations. 8 He will destroy death forever, and the Lord Yahweh will wipe off the tears from all faces, and he will remove the disgrace of his people from all the earth, for Yahweh has spoken.

 

Isaiah 26:9

 

I desire you with all my soul in the night; also I seek you with my spirit within me, for when your judgments are upon the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.

 

Isaiah 26:10

 

Though the wicked person is shown compassion, he does not learn righteousness; he acts unjustly in the land of uprightness, and he does not see the majesty of Yahweh.

 

Isaiah 40:5

 

And the glory of Yahweh shall be revealed, and all humankind together shall see it, for the mouth of Yahweh has spoken.”

 

Isaiah 45:21–25

 

21 Declare and present your case, also let them consult together! Who made this known from former times, declared it from of old? Was it not I, Yahweh? And there is no other god besides me, a righteous God besides me, and no savior besides me. 22 Turn to me and be saved, all the ends of the earth, for I am God and there is none besides me. 23 I have sworn by myself; a word that shall not return has gone forth from my mouth in righteousness: ‘Every knee shall kneel down to me; every tongue shall swear.’ 24 ‘Only in Yahweh,’ one shall say to me, ‘are righteousness and strength.’ He shall come to him, and all those who were angry with him shall be ashamed. 25 In Yahweh all the offspring of Israel shall be in the right, and they shall boast.”

 

Isaiah 46:10–11

 

10 who from the beginning declares the end, and from before, things that have not been done, who says, ‘My plan shall stand,’ and, ‘I will accomplish all my wishes,’ 11 who calls a bird of prey from the east, the man of his plan from a country from afar. Indeed I have spoken; indeed I will bring it to being. I have formed it; indeed I will do it.

 

Isaiah 48:10

 

Look! I have refined you, but not like silver; I have chosen you in the furnace of misery.

 

Isaiah 49:6

 

And he says, “It is trivial for you to be a servant for me, to raise up the tribes of Jacob and to bring back the preserved of Israel. I will give you as a light to the nations, to be my salvation to the end of the earth.”

 

Isaiah 50:2

 

Why was there no man when I came, no one who answered when I called? Do I lack the strength to save? Or is there no power in me to deliver? Look! by my rebuke I dry up the sea; I make the rivers a desert; their fish stink because there is no water, and they die because of thirst.

 

Isaiah 52:10

 

Yahweh has bared his holy arm to the eyes of all the nations, and all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our God.

 

Isaiah 53:10–11

 

10 Yet Yahweh was pleased to crush him; he made him sick. If she places his life a guilt offering, he will see offspring. He will prolong days, and the will of Yahweh will succeed in his hand. 11 From the trouble of his life he will see; he will be satisfied. In his knowledge, the righteous one, my servant, shall declare many righteous, and he is the one who will bear their iniquities.

 

Isaiah 54:8

 

I hid my face from you for a moment, in the flowing of anger, but I will have compassion on you with everlasting faithfulness” says your redeemer, Yahweh.

 

Isaiah 55:7b–8

 

7 Let the wicked forsake his way, and the man of sin his thoughts. And let him return to Yahweh, that he may take pity on him, and to our God, for he will forgive manifold. 8 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, and your ways are not my ways,” declares Yahweh.

 

Isaiah 55:11

 

so shall be my word that goes out from my mouth. It shall not return to me without success, but shall accomplish what I desire and be successful in the thing for which I sent it.

 

Isaiah 57:16

 

For I will not attack forever, and I will not be angry forever, for the spirit will grow faint before me, and the breaths that I myself I have made.

 

Jeremiah 3:17

 

At that time they will call Jerusalem ‘The Throne of Yahweh,’ and all the nations will be gathered to it, to the name of Yahweh, to Jerusalem, and they will no longer go after the stubbornness of their evil heart.

 

Jeremiah 10:23

 

I know, O Yahweh, that to the human is not his own way, nor to a person is the walking and the directing of his own step.

 

Jeremiah 23:20

 

The anger of Yahweh will not turn back until his doing and until his keeping the plans of his mind. In latter days you will look closely at it with understanding.

 

Jeremiah 31:33–34

 

33 “But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days,” declares Yahweh: “I will put my law in their inward parts and on their hearts I will write it, and I will be to them God, and they themselves will be to me people. 34 And they will no longer teach each one his neighbor, or each one his brother, saying, ‘Know Yahweh,’ for all of them will know me, from their smallest and up to their greatest,” declares Yahweh, “for I will forgive their iniquity and their sin I will no longer remember.”

 

Jeremiah 32:17

 

‘Ah Lord Yahweh! Look, you made the heavens and the earth by your great power and by your outstretched arm. Nothing is too difficult for you,

 

Jeremiah 32:40

 

And I will make with them an everlasting covenant that I will not turn away from them, my doing good to them, and my reverence I will put in their hearts so that they will not turn aside from me.

 

Lamentations 3:31–33

 

31 For the Lord will not reject forever. 32 For even though he causes grief he has compassion according to the greatness of his royal love. 33 He does not afflict willingly, or grieve anyone.

 

Ezekiel 36:23

 

And I will consecrate my great name, which was profaned among the nations and which you have profaned in the midst of them, and the nations will know that I am Yahweh!” ’ a declaration of the Lord Yahweh, when I show myself holy before their eyes.

 

Ezekiel 36:26

 

And I will give a new heart to you, and a new spirit I will give into your inner parts, and I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh, and I will give to you a heart of flesh.

 

Ezekiel 36:27

 

And I will give my spirit into your inner parts, and I will make it so that you will go in my rules, and my regulations you will remember, and you will do them.

 

Ezekiel 36:36

 

And the nations who are left all around, you will know that I, Yahweh, I built that which was destroyed; I planted the desolate land; I, Yahweh, I have spoken, and I will act.’

 

Ezekiel 16:55

 

And as for your sisters, Sodom and her daughters, they will return to their former state, and Samaria and her daughters, they will return to their former state, and you and your daughters will return to your former state.

 

Daniel 7:14

 

And to him was given dominion and glory and kingship that all the peoples, the nations, and languages would serve him; his dominion is a dominion without end that will not cease, and his kingdom is one that will not be destroyed.

 

Daniel 9:24

 

“Seventy weeks is decreed for your people and for your holy city, to put an end to the transgression and to seal up sin and to make atonement for guilt and to bring in everlasting righteousness and to seal vision and prophet and to anoint the most holy place.

 

Hosea 13:14

 

Should I redeem them from the power of Sheol? Should I deliver them from death? Where are your plagues, O Death? Where is your destruction, O Sheol? Compassion is hidden from my eyes.

 

Joel 2:28

 

And it will happen afterward thus: I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh, and your sons and your daughters will prophesy, and your elders will dream dreams; your young men shall see visions.

 

Jonah 4:2

 

And he prayed to Yahweh and said, “O Yahweh, was this not what I said while I was in my homeland? Therefore I originally fled to Tarshish, because I knew that you are a gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and having great steadfast love, and one who relents concerning calamity.

 

Micah 7:18–19

 

18 Who is a God like you, forgiving sin and passing over rebellion for the remnant of his inheritance? He does not retain his anger forever, for he delights in loyal love. 19 He will again have compassion on us; he will trample our iniquities. And you will hurl all their sins in the depths of the sea.

 

Habakkuk 1:12

 

Are you not from of old, O Yahweh my God, my Holy One? You shall not die. O Yahweh, you have marked them for judgment; O Rock, you have established them for reproof.

 

Habakkuk 2:14

 

For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of Yahweh, like the waters covering the sea.

 

Malachi 2:10

 

Do we not all have one father? Has not one God created us? Why then are we unfaithful to one another, profaning the covenant of our ancestors?

 

Malachi 3:6

 

“For I, Yahweh, have not changed, and you, O children of Jacob, have not perished.

 

Matthew 18:34–35

 

34 And because he was angry, his master handed him over to the merciless jailers until he would repay everything that was owed. 35 So also my heavenly Father will do to you, unless each of you forgives his brother from your hearts!”

 

Luke 12:59

 

I tell you, you will never get out of there until you have paid back even the last cent!”

 

Matthew 5:44

 

But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,

 

Matthew 9:36–38

 

36 And when he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were weary and dejected, like sheep that did not have a shepherd. 37 Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. 38 Therefore ask the Lord of the harvest that he send out workers into his harvest.”

 

Matthew 12:20–21

 

20 A crushed reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not extinguish, until he brings justice to victory. 21 And in his name the Gentiles will hope.

 

Matthew 18:14

 

In the same way it is not the will of your Father who is in heaven that one of these little ones perish.

 

Mark 9:49

 

For everyone will be salted with fire.

 

Mark 10:26–27

 

26 And they were very astounded, saying to one another, “And who can be saved?” 27 Jesus looked at them and said, “With human beings it is impossible, but not with God. For all things are possible with God.”

 

Luke 2:10

 

And the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring good news to you of great joy which will be for all the people:

 

Luke 3:6

 

and all flesh will see the salvation of God.’ ”

 

Luke 4:18

 

“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because of which he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives, and recovery of sight to the blind, to send out in freedom those who are oppressed,

 

Luke 15:4

 

“What man of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the grassland and go after the one that was lost until he finds it?

 

John 1:7–9

 

7 This one came for a witness, in order that he could testify about the light, so that all would believe through him. 8 That one was not the light, but came in order that he could testify about the light. 9 The true light, who gives light to every person, was coming into the world.

 

John 1:13

 

who were born not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of a husband, but of God.

 

John 1:29

 

On the next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, “Look! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!

 

John 3:17

 

For God did not send his Son into the world in order that he should judge the world, but in order that the world should be saved through him.

 

John 4:42

 

And they were saying to the woman, “No longer because of what you said do we believe, for we ourselves have heard, and we know that this one is truly the Savior of the world!”

 

John 6:33

 

For the bread of God is the one who comes down from heaven and gives life to the world.”

 

John 6:51

 

I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If anyone eats from this bread, he will live forever. And the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.”

 

John 8:12

 

Then Jesus spoke to them again, saying, “I am the light of the world! The one who follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”

 

John 8:56

 

Abraham your father rejoiced that he would see my day, and he saw it and was glad.”

 

John 12:32

 

And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself.”

 

John 12:47

 

And if anyone hears my words and does not observe them, I will not judge him. For I have not come to judge the world, but to save the world.

 

John 17:4

 

I have glorified you on earth by completing the work that you have given me to do.

 

Acts 3:21

 

whom heaven must receive until the times of the restoration of all things, about which God spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets from earliest times.

 

Acts 3:25–26

 

25 You are the sons of the prophets and of the covenant that God ordained with your fathers, saying to Abraham, ‘And in your offspring all the nations of the earth will be blessed.’ 26 God, after he had raised up his servant, sent him to you first, to bless you by turning each of you back from your wickedness!”

 

Romans 2:4

 

Or do you despise the wealth of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that the kindness of God leads you to repentance?

 

Romans 3:3–4

 

3 What is the result if some refused to believe? Their unbelief will not nullify the faithfulness of God, will it? 4 May it never be! But let God be true but every human being a liar, just as it is written, “In order that you may be justified in your words, and may prevail when you are judged.”

 

Romans 5:8

 

but God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

 

Romans 5:17

 

For if by the trespass of the one man, death reigned through the one man, much more will those who receive the abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one, Jesus Christ.

 

Romans 5:18

 

Consequently therefore, as through one trespass came condemnation to all people, so also through one righteous deed came justification of life to all people.

 

Romans 5:20

 

Now the law came in as a side issue, in order that the trespass could increase, but where sin increased, grace was present in greater abundance,

 

Romans 8:21

 

that the creation itself also will be set free from its servility to decay, into the glorious freedom of the children of God.

 

Romans 11:15–16

 

15 For if their rejection means the reconciliation of the world, what will their acceptance mean except life from the dead? 16 Now if the first fruits are holy, so also is the whole batch of dough, and if the root is holy, so also are the branches.

 

Romans 11:26

 

and so all Israel will be saved, just as it is written, “The deliverer will come out of Zion; he will turn away ungodliness from Jacob.

 

Romans 11:29

 

For the gifts and the calling of God are irrevocable.

 

Romans 11:32

 

For God confined them all in disobedience, in order that he could have mercy on them all.

 

Romans 11:33

 

Oh, the depth of the riches and the wisdom and the knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how incomprehensible are his ways!

 

Romans 11:36

 

For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory for eternity! Amen.

 

Romans 12:21

 

Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.

 

Romans 14:11

 

For it is written, “As I live, says the Lord, every knee will bow to me, and every tongue will praise God.”

 

1 Corinthians 3:15

 

If anyone’s work is burned up, he will suffer loss, but he himself will be saved, but so as through fire.

 

1 Corinthians 13:8

 

Love never ends. But if there are prophecies, they will pass away. If there are tongues, they will cease. If there is knowledge, it will pass away.

 

1 Corinthians 15:22

 

For just as in Adam all die, so also in Christ all will be made alive.

 

1 Corinthians 15:23

 

But each in his own group: Christ the first fruits, then those who are Christ’s at his coming,

 

1 Corinthians 15:26

 

The last enemy to be abolished is death.

 

1 Corinthians 15:28

 

But whenever all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will be subjected to the one who subjected all things to him, in order that God may be all in all.

 

1 Corinthians 15:54

 

But whenever this perishable body puts on incorruptibility and this mortal body puts on immortality, then the saying that is written will take place: “Death is swallowed up in victory.

 

1 Corinthians 15:55

 

Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting?

 

2 Corinthians 5:14

 

For the love of Christ controls us, because we have concluded this: that one died for all; as a result all died.

 

2 Corinthians 5:19

 

namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.

 

Galatians 3:8

 

And the scripture, foreseeing that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, proclaimed the good news in advance to Abraham: “In you all the nations will be blessed.”

 

Ephesians 1:9–11

 

9 making known to us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure that he purposed in him, 10 for the administration of the fullness of times, to bring together all things in Christ, the things in the heavens and the things on the earth, in him 11 in whom also we were chosen, having been predestined according to the purpose of the One who works all things according to the counsel of his will,

 

Ephesians 2:7

 

in order that he might show in the coming ages the surpassing riches of his grace in kindness upon us in Christ Jesus.

 

Ephesians 3:6

 

that the Gentiles are fellow heirs, and fellow members of the body, and fellow sharers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,

 

Ephesians 2:14

 

For he himself is our peace, who made both one and broke down the dividing wall of the partition, the enmity, in his flesh,

 

Ephesians 4:8–10

 

8 Therefore it says, “Ascending on high he led captivity captive; he gave gifts to men.” 9 Now “he ascended,” what is it, except that he also descended to the lower regions of the earth? 10 The one who descended himself is also the one who ascended above all the heavens, in order that he might fill all things.

 

Philippians 2:10–11

 

10 so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven and of those on earth and of those under the earth, 11 and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.

 

Philippians 3:21

 

who will transform our humble body to be conformed to his glorious body, in accordance with the power that enables him even to subject all things to himself.

 

Colossians 1:19–20

 

19 because he was well pleased for all the fullness to dwell in him, 20 and through him to reconcile all things to himself, by making peace through the blood of his cross, through him, whether things on earth or things in heaven.

 

1 Timothy 1:19–20

 

19 having faith and a good conscience, which some, because they have rejected these, have suffered shipwreck concerning their faith, 20 among whom are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I have handed over to Satan, in order that they may be taught not to blaspheme.

 

1 Timothy 2:3–4

 

3 This is good and acceptable before God our Savior, 4 who wants all people to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth.

 

1 Timothy 2:6

 

who gave himself a ransom for all, the testimony at the proper time,

 

1 Timothy 4:9–11

 

9 The statement is trustworthy and deserving of complete acceptance. 10 For to this end we labor and suffer reproach, because we have put our hope in the living God, who is the Savior of all people, especially of believers. 11 Command these things and teach them.

 

1 Timothy 5:8

 

But if someone does not provide for his own relatives, and especially the members of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

 

2 Timothy 1:9

 

who saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works but according to his own purpose and grace that was given to us in Christ Jesus before time began,

 

2 Timothy 1:10

 

but has now been disclosed by the appearing of our Savior Jesus Christ, who has abolished death and brought to light life and immortality through the gospel,

 

Titus 2:11

 

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people,

 

Hebrews 2:2

 

For if the word spoken through angels was binding and every transgression and act of disobedience received a just penalty,

 

Hebrews 2:9

 

but we see Jesus, for a short time made lower than the angels, because of the suffering of death crowned with glory and honor, so that apart from God he might taste death on behalf of everyone.

 

Hebrews 2:14–15

 

14 Therefore, since the children share in blood and flesh, he also in like manner shared in these same things, in order that through death he could destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil, 15 and could set free these who through fear of death were subject to slavery throughout all their lives.

 

Hebrews 7:25

 

Therefore also he is able to save completely those who draw near to God through him, because he always lives in order to intercede on their behalf.

 

Hebrews 8:10–11

 

10 For this is the covenant that I will decree with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord: I am putting my laws in their minds and I will write them on their hearts, and I will be their God and they will be my people. 11 And they will not teach each one his fellow citizen and each one his brother, saying, ‘Know the Lord,’ because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.

 

James 1:18

 

By his will he gave birth to us through the message of truth, so that we should be a kind of first fruits of his creatures.

 

James 2:13

 

For judgment is merciless to the one who has not practiced mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.

 

James 5:11

 

Behold, we consider blessed those who have endured. You have heard about the patient endurance of Job, and you saw the outcome from the Lord, that the Lord is compassionate and merciful.

 

1 Peter 1:8

 

whom, although you have not seen, you love; in whom now you believe, although you do not see him, and you rejoice greatly with joy inexpressible and full of glory,

 

1 Peter 2:12

 

maintaining your good conduct among the Gentiles, so that in the things in which they slander you as evildoers, by seeing your good deeds they may glorify God on the day of visitation.

 

1 Peter 3:19–20

 

19 in which also he went and proclaimed to the spirits in prison, 20 who were formerly disobedient, when the patience of God waited in the days of Noah, while an ark was being constructed, in which a few—that is, eight souls—were rescued through water.

 

1 Peter 4:6

 

Because for this reason also the gospel was preached to those who are dead, so that they were judged by human standards in the flesh, but they may live in the spirit by God’s standards.

 

2 Peter 3:8

 

Now, dear friends, do not let this one thing escape your notice, that one day with the Lord is like a thousand years, and a thousand years is like one day.

 

2 Peter 3:9

 

The Lord is not delaying the promise, as some consider slowness, but is being patient toward you, because he does not want any to perish, but all to come to repentance.

 

2 Peter 3:15

 

And regard the patience of our Lord as salvation, just as also our dear brother Paul wrote to you, according to the wisdom that was given to him,

 

1 John 2:2

 

and he is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world.

 

1 John 3:8

 

The one who practices sin is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. For this reason the Son of God was revealed: in order to destroy the works of the devil.

 

1 John 4:8

 

The one who does not love does not know God, because God is love.

 

1 John 4:16

 

And we have come to know and have believed the love that God has in us. God is love, and the one who resides in love resides in God, and God resides in him.

 

1 John 4:14

 

And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son to be the Savior of the world.

 

Revelation 1:17–18

 

17 And when I saw him, I fell at his feet like a dead person, and he placed his right hand on me, saying, “Do not be afraid! I am the first and the last, 18 and the one who lives, and I was dead, and behold, I am living forever and ever, and I hold the keys of death and of Hades.

 

Revelation 5:13

 

And I heard every creature that is in heaven and on the earth and under the earth and in the sea and everything in them saying, “To the one who is seated on the throne and to the Lamb be praise and honor and glory and power forever and ever.”

 

Revelation 15:4

 

Who would never fear, Lord, and glorify your name? For only you are holy, because all the nations will come and worship before you, because your righteous deeds have been revealed.”

 

Revelation 20:13

 

And the sea gave up the dead who were in it, and Death and Hades gave up the dead who were in them, and each one was judged according to their deeds.

 

Revelation 21:5

 

And the one seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new!” And he said, “Write, because these words are faithful and true.”

 

Revelation 22:3

 

And there will not be any curse any longer, and the throne of God and of the Lamb will be in it, and his slaves will serve him,

 

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