Each of the four living creatures had six wings and was covered with eyes all around, even under his wings. Day and night they never stop saying: “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty, who was, and is, and is to come.”
I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go, and I will bring you back to this land. I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.
For the Lord gives wisdom and from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.
The path of life leads upward for the prudent
to keep them from going down to the realm of the dead.
He changes times and seasons; He sets up kings and deposes them. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning.
The end of all things is near. Therefore be alert and of sober mind so that you may pray.
So then, banish anxiety from your heart
and cast off the troubles of your body,
for youth and vigor are meaningless.
Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them.
Hear my prayer, O God;
listen to the words of my mouth.
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
So we say with confidence,
“The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid.
What can man do to me?”
Yet You are enthroned as the Holy One;
You are the praise of Israel.
Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.
The Lord is good,
a refuge in times of trouble.
He cares for those who trust in Him,
I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.
If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.
Let us acknowledge the Lord;
let us press on to acknowledge him.
As surely as the sun rises,
he will appear;
he will come to us like the winter rains,
like the spring rains that water the earth.”
Praise Him for his acts of power;
praise Him for his surpassing greatness.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.
Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already been made perfect, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me.
Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.
For I will forgive their wickedness
and will remember their sins no more.
The LORD is my light and my salvation –
whom shall I fear?
The LORD is the stronghold of my life –
of whom shall I be afraid?
The Sovereign LORD will wipe away the tears
from all faces;
he will remove the disgrace of his people
from all the earth.
The LORD has spoken.
I am the Lord your God,
who brought you up out of Egypt.
Open wide your mouth and I will fill it.
Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.
Ignoring what they said, Jesus told the synagogue ruler, “Don’t be afraid; just believe.”
Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.
I can do everything through him who gives me strength.