for in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith through love working.
'Are not two sparrows sold for an assar? And one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father;
and of you -- even the hairs of the head are all numbered;
be not therefore afraid, than many sparrows you are better.
How much better, therefore, is a man than a sheep? -- So that it is lawful on the sabbaths to do good.'
'Are not five sparrows sold for two assars? and one of them is not forgotten before God,
but even the hairs of your head have been all numbered; therefore fear you not, than many sparrows you are of more value.
but I make account of none of these, neither do I count my life precious to myself, so that I finish my course with joy, and the ministration that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify fully the good news of the grace of God.
Look to the fowls of the heaven, for they do not sow, nor reap, nor gather into storehouses, and your heavenly Father does nourish them; are not you much better than they?