WATCH, and stand in the faith; be manful and be strong.
Blessed be Aloha, the Father of our Lord Jeshu Meshiha, the Father of mercies, and the God of all consolation, who consoleth us in all our afflictions,
that we may be able to console those who are in all afflictions by that consolation by which we are consoled of Aloha.
but they beheld him walking upon the waters, and thought it was a spectre, and they cried out;
for all saw him and were afraid. But he immediately spoke to them and said to them, Take heart, I am, fear not.
For Aloha hath not given to us the spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of discipline.
For we have not received the spirit of servitude again unto fear, but we have received the Spirit of the adoption of sons, by whom we cry, Father, our Father!
Let not your mind love money; but let whatever ye have suffice you: for the Lord hath said, I will not abandon thee, nor withhold from thee support .
And it is ours to say confidently, My Lord is my helper, I will not fear: what a man do to me?
in nothing moved by them who stand against us, to the forthshowing of their perdition, and of our salvation,
for every thing I am empowered through the Meshiha who strengtheneth me.
7 BUT we have this treasure in a vase of earth, that the greatness of the power might be from Aloha, and not from us.
8 But in every thing we are afflicted, yet not strangled; we are beaten, yet not condemned;
9 persecuted, yet not forsaken; cast down, yet we perish not.
10 In all time the dying of Jeshu in our bodies we bear, that the life also of Jeshu might in our bodies be revealed.
11 For if we, the living, unto death are delivered on account of Jeshu, so also will the life of Jeshu be revealed in this our body of death.
PEACE I leave with you; my peace I give to you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, nor be afraid.
And who (is he) who will do you evil if you be emulous of good (actions)?
And (yet) if you suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are happy. And you will not fear them who would make you afraid, nor be shaken.
Fear in love is not: but perfect love hath cast out fear, because fear is in terror. He who feareth is not perfect in love.