Comunhão com Deus
Don't you know that you yourselves are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in your midst?
God is faithful, who has called you into fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.
20 "My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message,
21 that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me.
22 I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one —
23 I in them and you in me —so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me.
Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ.
Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we "have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we "boast in the hope of the glory of God.
We know also that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know him who is true. And we are in him who is true by being in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.
This is how we know that we live in him and he in us: He has given us of his Spirit.
May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.
What agreement is there between the temple of God and idols? For we are the temple of the living God. As God has said: "I will live with them and walk among them, and I will be their God, and they will be my people." [^3]
The one who keeps God's commands lives in him, and he in them. And this is how we know that he lives in us: We know it by the Spirit he gave us.
For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them."
Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Look! God's dwelling place is now among the people, and he will dwell with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God.
Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me.
17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: "The old has gone, the new is here!
18 All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation:
19 that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people's sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation.
We proclaim to you what we have seen and heard, so that you also may have fellowship with us. And our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son, Jesus Christ.
Then I will dwell among the Israelites and be their God.
Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.
let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings, having our hearts sprinkled to cleanse us from a guilty conscience and having our bodies washed with pure water.
And now, dear children, continue in him, so that when he appears we may be confident and unashamed before him at his coming.