Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.
Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation,
The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. The words I have spoken to you —they are full of the Spirit "and life.
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
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.
I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you.
You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you.
The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.
Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.' ""
For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.