Alegria e Felicidade
looking to Jesus the beginner and finisher of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured a cross, thinking little of the shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, slowness to anger, kindness, benevolence, faithfulness,
gentleness, self-control; against such there is no law.
But without faith it is impossible to please him. For he who comes to God must have faith that he exists and that he becomes the rewarder of those who seek him.
Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.
16 Always be joyful.
17 Pray without ceasing.
18 In everything give thanks, for this is God's will in Christ for you.
These things I have spoken to you that my joy may be in you and your joy may be made complete.
rejoicing in hope, patient in trial, constant in prayer,
For the kingdom of God is not food and drink, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.
Let each give as he has purposed in his heart, not grudgingly nor of necessity, for God loves a cheerful giver.
So far you have asked for nothing in my name; ask and you will obtain, that your joy may be made full.
whom you love though you have not seen him; in whom you have faith though now you do not see him, and you rejoice with unspeakable and glorious joy
while you receive the reward of your faith, the salvation of your souls.
that I may come to you with joy by the will of God and be refreshed with you.
Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I say rejoice.
And you have grief now, but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.
Religion with contentment is a great source of gain.
Therefore I rejoice in weaknesses, in rough treatment, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake; for when I am weak, then I am strong.
I tell you there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner whose heart is changed than over ninety-nine righteous men who have no need to change.
"The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man finds and hides again, and for joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
Think it all joy, my brethren, when you fall into all sorts of trials,
since you know that the testing of your faith brings out endurance.
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope through the power of the Holy Spirit!
Command those who are rich in this world not to be haughty nor to fix their hope on uncertain wealth, but on God who provides all things richly for our enjoyment.