Bless the LORD, all his works in all places of his dominion: bless the LORD, O my soul.
Knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him.
So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God.
But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if the Spirit of God dwelleth in you. Now if any man hath not the Spirit of Christ, he is not his.
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
Whom resist steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished in your brethren that are in the world.
Thy kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and thy dominion endureth throughout all generations. an…: Heb. a kingdom of all ages
24 Know ye not that they who run in a race all run, but one receiveth the prize? So run, that ye may obtain.
25 And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
26 I therefore so run, not as uncertainly; so I fight, not as one that beateth the air:
27 But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.
For our citizenship is in heaven; from which also we look for the Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ: conversation…: or, we live or conduct ourselves as citizens of heaven, or, for obtaining heaven
Who shall change our lowly body, that it may be fashioned like his glorious body, according to the working by which he is able even to subdue all things to himself.
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
I thought it good to show the signs and wonders that the high God hath wrought toward me. I thought…: Chaldee, It was seemly before me
How great are his signs! and how mighty are his wonders! his kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and his dominion is from generation to generation.
I saw in the night visions, and, behold, one like the Son of man came with the clouds of heaven, and came to the Ancient of days, and they brought him near before him.
And there was given him dominion, and glory, and a kingdom, that all people, nations, and languages, should serve him: his dominion is an everlasting dominion, which shall not pass away, and his kingdom that which shall not be destroyed.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Meekness, self–control: against such there is no law.
But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore sober minded, and watch to prayer.
In the multitude of words there lacketh not sin: but he that holdeth his lips is wise.
A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards.
That each one of you should know how to possess his vessel in sanctification and honour;
Not in the lust of passion, even as the Gentiles who know not God:
5 And besides this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
6 And to knowledge self–control; and to self–control patience; and to patience godliness;
7 And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this.
He that hath no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls.
Dominion and fear are with him, he maketh peace in his high places.
Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his beloved Son: his…: Gr. the Son of his love
In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins:
But if they cannot control themselves, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn.
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.
Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,
Far above all principality, and power, and might, and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this world, but also in that which is to come:
11 For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, hath…: or, to all men, hath appeared
12 Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;
13 Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ; glorious…: Gr. the appearance of the glory of the great God, and of our Saviour Jesus Christ
1 Forasmuch then as Christ hath suffered for us in the flesh, arm yourselves likewise with the same mind: for he that hath suffered in the flesh hath ceased from sin;
2 That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God.
3 For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in licentiousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, drinking parties, and abominable idolatries:
4 In which they think it strange that ye run not with them to the same flood of dissipation, speaking evil of you:
5 Who shall give account to him that is ready to judge the living and the dead.
22 For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive.
23 But every man in his own order: Christ the firstfruits; afterward they that are Christ’s at his coming.
24 Then cometh the end, when he shall have delivered up the kingdom to God, even the Father; when he shall have put down all rule and all authority and power.
25 For he must reign, till he hath put all enemies under his feet.
There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted above what ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it. common…: or, moderate