Bible Verses about 'Lord'

He [God] has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the Lord God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is. Hate evil, love good; maintain justice in the courts.
In my anguish I cried to the Lord, and he answered by setting me free. The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
You are forgiving and good, O Lord, abounding in love to all who call on you.
Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord you God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.
I love you, O Lord, my strength. The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge. He is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
The word of the Lord is right and true; he is faithful in all he does. The Lord loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of his unfailing love.
Let those who love the Lord hate evil, for he guards the lives of his faithful ones and delivers them from the hand of the wicked.
I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither present nor the future, nor powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is ours in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.
"My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways," declares the Lord. "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts."
Have not I commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.
O Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done marvelous things, things planned long ago.
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all of our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.
In your hearts, set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect.
The Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands.
Make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to gooodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness, love. For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not be in want. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he restores my soul.
Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, now that you have tasted that the Lord is good.
Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. He will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought.
Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes.
The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.
If you confess with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved.
Where, O death, is your victory? Where, O death, is your sting? The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
It is written, "As surely as I live," says the Lord, "every knee will bow before me; every tongue will confess to God."
Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.
The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.
I appeal to you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another so that there may be no divisions among you and that you may be perfectly united in mind and thought.
I consider my life worth nothing to me, if only I may finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given to me — the task of testifying to the gospel of God's grace.
But from everlasting to everlasting
the Lord's love is with those who fear him,
and his righteousness with their children’s children — with those who keep his covenant
and remember to obey his precepts.
The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.
Yours, O Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the majesty and the splendor, for everything in heaven and earth is yours. Yours, O Lord, is the kingdom; you are exalted as head over all.
The Sovereign Lord is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to go on the heights.
Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.
Our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ.
As a father has compassion on his children, so the Lord has compassion on those who fear him.
Sing to God, sing praise to his name, extol him who rides on the clouds — his name is the Lord — and rejoice before him. A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling.
Fathers, do not exasperate your children, instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
The Lord will keep you from all harm — he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and will not be faint.
The Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
"Can anyone hide in secret places so that I cannot see them?" declares the Lord. "Do not I fill heaven and earth?" declares the Lord.
Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.
The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me; your love, O Lord, endures forever — do not abandon the works of your hands.
The Lord will be king over the whole earth. On that day there will be one Lord, and his name the only name.
The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.
The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it? "I the Lord search the heart and examine the mind, to reward a man according to his conduct, according to what his deeds deserve."
Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord.
Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done and proclaim that his name is exalted.
As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the Lord is flawless. He is a shield for all who take refuge in him.
Ah, Sovereign Lord, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and outstretched arm. Nothing is too hard for you.
God exalted him [Jesus] to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every other name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
[The Lord says] "Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."
The Lord does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.
This is what the Lord says, he who made the earth, the Lord who formed it and established it — the Lord is his name: Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.
The Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king; it is he who will save us.
For the Lord takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with salvation.
If we live, we live to the Lord: and if we die, we die to the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.
"Let him who boasts boast in the Lord." For it is not the one who commends himself who is approved, but the one whom the Lord commends.
I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
By day the Lord directs his love, at night his song is with me — a prayer to the God of my life.
When I said, "My foot is slipping," your love, O Lord, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul.
I love the Lord. He heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live.
Come, let us bow down in worship, let us kneel before the Lord our Maker; for he is our God and we are the people of his pasture, the flock under his care.
The earth is filled with your love, O Lord; teach me your decrees.
This is what the Lord says — your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: "I am the Lord your God, who teaches you what is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go."
[The Lord says,] "Even to your old age and gray hairs, I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you.
I lift up my eyes to the hills — where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again, Rejoice!
You were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord.
Rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains in righteousness. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.
We know him who said, "It is mine to avenge; I will repay," and again, "The Lord will judge his people." It is a dreadful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
Seek the Lord while he may be found; call on him while he is near.
Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord is the Rock Eternal.
"I, even I, am the Lord, and apart from me there is no savior. I have revealed and saved and proclaimed — I, and not some foreign god among you. You are my witnesses," declares the Lord, "that I am God."
It is the Lord your God you must follow, and him you must revere. Keep his commands and obey him; serve him and hold fast to him.
Listen to advice and accept instruction and in the end you will be wise. Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the Lord's purpose that prevails.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
"I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
How great you are, O Sovereign Lord! There is no one like you, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears.
May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, O Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.
The Lord confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them. My eyes are ever on the Lord, for only he will release my feet from the snare.
Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.
Delight yourself in the Lord and he will give you the desires of your heart.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of the Lord stands forever.
If serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve.... As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.
'Come now, let us reason together,' says the Lord. 'Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.'
Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers. But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night.
Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation. Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song.
Enter [the Lord's] gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.
Just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
Whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done.
Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever. Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever.
The day of the Lord will come like a thief. The heavens will disappear with a roar; the elements will be destroyed by fire, and the earth and everything in it will be laid bare. Since everything will be destroyed in this way, what kind of people ought you to be? You ought to live holy and godly lives.
The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like [Moses] from among your own brothers. You must listen to him.
The Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel.
God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin's name was Mary. The angel went to her and said, "Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you."
The angel said to [Mary], "Do not be afraid, you have found favor with God. You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever."
Mary said, "My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior.... The Mighty One has done great things for me - holy is his name."
An angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, "Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins."
[Zechariah said,] "Praise be to the Lord, God of Israel, because he has come and has redeemed his people. He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David, as he said through his holy prophets long ago."
[Zechariah prophesied concerning John,] "You, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God."
And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord."
[An angel of the Lord said,] "Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger." Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests."
Simeon took him [Jesus] in his arms and praised God, saying: "Sovereign Lord, as you have promised, you now dismiss your servant in peace. For my eyes have seen your salvation, which you have prepared in the sight of all people, a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel."
Praise the Lord, O my soul; all my inmost being, praise his holy name. Praise the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits.
This is what the Lord says, "Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland."
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.
Joshua told the people, "Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the LORD will do amazing things among you."
But you are a shield around me, O LORD; you bestow glory on me and lift up my head.
O Israel, put your hope in the LORD, for with the LORD is unfailing love and with him is full redemption.
[Joshua said,] "For the LORD your God dried up the Jordan before you until you had crossed over. The LORD your God did to the Jordan just what he had done to the Red Sea when he dried it up before us until we had crossed over. He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the LORD is powerful and so that you might always fear the LORD your God."
Serve the LORD with fear and rejoice with trembling. ... Blessed are all who take refuge in him.
For we do not preach ourselves, but Jesus Christ as Lord, and ourselves as your servants for Jesus' sake.
You are to help your brothers until the LORD gives them rest, as he has done for you, and until they too have taken possession of the land that the LORD your God is giving them. After that, you may go back and occupy your own land, which Moses the servant of the LORD gave you east of the Jordan toward the sunrise.
He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the LORD is powerful and so that you might always fear the LORD your God.
O Lord, let your ear be attentive to the prayer of this your servant and to the prayer of your servants who delight in revering your name. Give your servant success today by granting him favor in the presence of this man.
Grace to all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with an undying love.
Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the LORD God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is.
I urge you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to join me in my struggle by praying to God for me.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body of death? Thanks be to God-through Jesus Christ our Lord!
Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
Sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvelous things; his right hand and his holy arm have worked salvation for him.
Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation.
The LORD will keep you from all harm - he will watch over your life; the LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect...
God has made this Jesus, whom you crucified, both Lord and Christ.
Hear my prayer, O LORD; listen to my cry for mercy. In the day of my trouble I will call to you, for you will answer me.
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
May those who hope in you not be disgraced because of me, O Lord, the LORD Almighty; may those who seek you not be put to shame because of me, O God of Israel.
Do not say, "I'll pay you back for this wrong!" Wait for the LORD, and he will deliver you.
"You call me 'Teacher' and 'Lord,' and rightly so, for that is what I am. Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another's feet." I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you.
On the evening of that first day of the week, when the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you!" After he said this, he showed them his hands and side. The disciples were overjoyed when they saw the Lord.
I call to God, and the LORD saves me. Evening, morning and noon I cry out in distress, and he hears my voice.
Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the LORD God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is.
O LORD, hear my prayer, listen to my cry for mercy; in your faithfulness and righteousness come to my relief.
The Mighty One, God, the LORD, speaks and summons the earth from the rising of the sun to the place where it sets.
So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
Hate evil, love good; maintain justice in the courts. Perhaps the LORD God Almighty will have mercy on the remnant of Joseph.
Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that."
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.
The LORD works righteousness and justice for all the oppressed.
Great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; his greatness no one can fathom. One generation will commend your works to another; they will tell of your mighty acts.
Praise the LORD, O my soul. I will praise the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live.
Arise, LORD! Lift up your hand, O God. Do not forget the helpless.
The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
Praise the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits — who forgives all our sins and heals all our diseases...
I will praise you, O LORD, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.
You became imitators of us and of the Lord; in spite of severe suffering, you welcomed the message with the joy given by the Holy Spirit. And so you became a model to all the believers...
Pray for us that the message of the Lord may spread rapidly and be honored, just as it was with you.
Set a guard over my mouth, O LORD; keep watch over the door of my lips.
The Lord's message rang out from you not only in Macedonia and Achaia — your faith in God has become known everywhere.
Boldly and without hindrance he preached the kingdom of God and taught about the Lord Jesus Christ.
O LORD, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done marvelous things, things planned long ago.
I consider my life worth nothing to me, if only I may finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given to me — the task of testifying to the gospel of God's grace.
Whenever Aaron enters the Holy Place, he will bear the names of the sons of Israel over his heart on the breastpiece of decision as a continuing memorial before the LORD.
Let them give thanks to the LORD for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for men.
We continually remember before our God and Father your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, and your endurance inspired by hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
May the LORD, the God of the spirits of all mankind, appoint a man over this community to go out and come in before them, one who will lead them out and bring them in, so the LORD's people will not be like sheep without a shepherd.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
I know, O LORD, that a man's life is not his own; it is not for man to direct his steps.
We pray this so that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always.
Who can proclaim the mighty acts of the LORD or fully declare his praise?
He will stand and shepherd his flock in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God. And they will live securely, for then his greatness will reach to the ends of the earth. And he will be their peace.
The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.
O land, land, land, hear the word of the LORD.
I will show the holiness of my great name, which has been profaned among the nations, the name you have profaned among them. Then the nations will know that I am the LORD, declares the Sovereign LORD, when I show myself holy through you before their eyes.
In him [Jesus our Lord] and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence.
In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord seated on a throne, high and exalted, and the train of his robe filled the temple.
Above him were seraphs, each with six wings ... and they were calling to one another: "Holy, holy, holy is the LORD Almighty; the whole earth is full of his glory."
"Woe to me!" I cried. "I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the LORD Almighty."
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, "Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?" And I said, "Here am I. Send me!"
Our mouths were filled with laughter, our tongues with songs of joy. Then it was said among the nations, "The LORD has done great things for them."
The people served the LORD throughout the lifetime of Joshua and of the elders who outlived him and who had seen all the great things the LORD had done for Israel.
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day...
The LORD was with Samuel as he grew up, and he let none of his words fall to the ground.
May the Lord show mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains.
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord.
Simon Peter answered him, "Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life."
Show me your ways, O LORD, teach me your paths; guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long.
"Stand up and praise the LORD your God, who is from everlasting to everlasting. Blessed be your glorious name, and may it be exalted above all blessing and praise."
Do not turn to mediums or seek out spiritists, for you will be defiled by them. I am the LORD your God.
But Jehoshaphat also said to the king of Israel, "First seek the counsel of the LORD."
Rise in the presence of the aged, show respect for the elderly and revere your God. I am the LORD.
Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always.
This is what the LORD says to the house of Israel: "Seek me and live; do not seek Bethel, do not go to Gilgal, do not journey to Beersheba."
Restore us to yourself, O LORD, that we may return; renew our days as of old.
You alone are the LORD. You made the heavens, even the highest heavens, and all their starry host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You give life to everything, and the multitudes of heaven worship you.
The inhabitants of one city will go to another and say, "Let us go at once to entreat the LORD and seek the LORD Almighty. I myself am going."
Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice.
That is what some of you were. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
If you do not obey the LORD, and if you rebel against his commands, his hand will be against you, as it was against your fathers.
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 rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.
Who among the gods is like you, O LORD? Who is like you — majestic in holiness, awesome in glory, working wonders?
Worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness; tremble before him, all the earth.
I will show my greatness and my holiness, and I will make myself known in the sight of many nations. Then they will know that I am the LORD.
I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me faithful, appointing me to his service.
This is what the LORD Almighty says: "Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the alien or the poor. In your hearts do not think evil of each other."
"Ever since the time of your forefathers you have turned away from my decrees and have not kept them. Return to me, and I will return to you," says the LORD Almighty.
Woe to those who go to great depths to hide their plans from the LORD, who do their work in darkness and think, "Who sees us? Who will know?"
Your statutes stand firm; holiness adorns your house for endless days, O LORD.
Be exalted, O LORD, in your strength; we will sing and praise your might.
The Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.
I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. You shall have no other gods before me.
Paul and Barnabas remained in Antioch, where they and many others taught and preached the word of the Lord.
Rejoice in the LORD, you who are righteous, and praise his holy name.
Be sure to fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things he has done for you.
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
O LORD, ... be not silent. Do not be far from me, O Lord. Awake, and rise to my defense! Contend for me, my God and Lord.
When you are harvesting in your field and you overlook a sheaf, do not go back to get it. Leave it for the alien, the fatherless and the widow, so that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hands.
I will praise God's name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving. This will please the LORD more than an ox, more than a bull with its horns and hoofs. The poor will see and be glad — you who seek God, may your hearts live!
You know my folly, O God; my guilt is not hidden from you. May those who hope in you not be disgraced because of me, O Lord, the LORD Almighty; may those who seek you not be put to shame because of me, O God of Israel.
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age...
"I am the LORD; that is my name! I will not give my glory to another. ... See, the former things have taken place, and new things I declare; before they spring into being, I tell you of them."
"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, "who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty."
You became imitators of us and of the Lord; in spite of severe suffering, you welcomed the message with the joy given by the Holy Spirit.
See, the LORD your God has given you the land. Go up and take possession of it as the LORD, the God of your fathers, told you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.
To him who is able to keep you from falling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy — to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen.
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.
Then I said to you, "Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them. The LORD your God, who is going before you, will fight for you, as he did for you in Egypt, before your very eyes."
...you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God — that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption. Therefore, as it is written: "Let him who boasts boast in the Lord."
Since they hated knowledge and did not choose to fear the LORD ... they will eat the fruit of their ways and be filled with the fruit of their schemes.
From inside the fish Jonah prayed ... "In my distress I called to the LORD, and he answered me. From the depths of the grave I called for help, and you listened to my cry."
So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
... the LORD God formed the man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.
"Be appalled at this, O heavens, and shudder with great horror," declares the LORD. "My people have committed two sins: They have forsaken me, the spring of living water, and have dug their own cisterns, broken cisterns that cannot hold water."
Rend your heart and not your garments. Return to the LORD your God, for he is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love, and he relents from sending calamity.
For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.
"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, ... "So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith."
The arrogance of man will be brought low and the pride of men humbled; the LORD alone will be exalted in that day, and the idols will totally disappear.
The LORD God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him."
I will betroth you to me forever; I will betroth you in righteousness and justice, in love and compassion. I will betroth you in faithfulness, and you will acknowledge the LORD.
Be not afraid, O land; be glad and rejoice. Surely the LORD has done great things.
"Sovereign Lord, as you have promised, you now dismiss your servant in peace. For my eyes have seen your salvation ..."
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
But whatever was to my profit I now consider loss for the sake of Christ. What is more, I consider everything a loss compared to the surpassing greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, ....
From the LORD comes deliverance. May your blessing be on your people.
And we, who with unveiled faces all [contemplate and] reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.
Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord, and that he may send the Christ, who has been appointed for you — even Jesus.
Do not envy a violent man or choose any of his ways, for the LORD detests a perverse man but takes the upright into his confidence.
But if from there you seek the LORD your God, you will find him if you look for him with all your heart and with all your soul.
Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ...
In the morning, O LORD, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait in expectation.
He will stand and shepherd his flock in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God. And they will live securely, for then his greatness will reach to the ends of the earth. And he will be their peace.
"I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. You shall have no other gods before me."
For God did not appoint us to suffer wrath but to receive salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ. He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him.
Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who work hard among you, who are over you in the Lord and who admonish you.
Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the LORD God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is.
Jesus did not let him [the man from whom he had cast out demons] come with him, but said, "Go home to your family and tell them how much the Lord has done for you, and how he has had mercy on you."
May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
But Noah found favor in the eyes of the LORD.
May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.
... I will celebrate before the LORD.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Grace to all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with an undying love.
But Moses said to the LORD, "Since I speak with faltering lips, why would Pharaoh listen to me?"
The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.
O LORD my God, I take refuge in you; save and deliver me from all who pursue me...
This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Reform your ways and your actions, and I will let you live in this place.
You saw with your own eyes the great trials, the miraculous signs and wonders, the mighty hand and outstretched arm, with which the LORD your God brought you out. The LORD your God will do the same to all the peoples you now fear.
[Speaking to the Israelites about their enemies, Moses said:] "Do not be terrified by them, for the LORD your God, who is among you, is a great and awesome God."
"How great you are, O Sovereign LORD! There is no one like you, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears."
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body of death? Thanks be to God — through Jesus Christ our Lord!
"Now be pleased to bless the house of your servant, that it may continue forever in your sight; for you, O Sovereign LORD, have spoken, and with your blessing the house of your servant will be blessed forever."
O LORD, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens.
And they did not do as we expected, but they gave themselves first to the Lord and then to us in keeping with God's will.
You may say to yourself, "My power and the strength of my hands have produced this wealth for me." But remember the LORD your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms his covenant, which he swore to your forefathers, as it is today.
We want to avoid any criticism of the way we administer this liberal gift [the money that had been given for the Christians in Jerusalem]. For we are taking pains to do what is right, not only in the eyes of the Lord but also in the eyes of men.
The men were amazed and asked, "What kind of man is this? Even the winds and the waves obey him!"
I will praise you, O LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonders.
He fell to the ground and heard a voice say to him, "Saul, Saul, why do you persecute me?" "Who are you, Lord?" Saul asked. "I am Jesus, whom you are persecuting," he replied.
"Stand up and praise the LORD your God, who is from everlasting to everlasting. Blessed be your glorious name, and may it be exalted above all blessing and praise."
You alone are the LORD. You made the heavens, even the highest heavens, and all their starry host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You give life to everything, and the multitudes of heaven worship you.
He answered me, "The sin of the house of Israel and Judah is exceedingly great; the land is full of bloodshed and the city is full of injustice. They say, 'The LORD has forsaken the land; the LORD does not see.'"
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
In the same way, the Lord has commanded that those who preach the gospel should receive their living from the gospel.
"... I am the LORD, who exercises kindness, justice and righteousness on earth, for in these I delight," declares the LORD.
Moses replied, “When I have gone out of the city, I will spread out my hands in prayer to the LORD. The thunder will stop and there will be no more hail, so you may know that the earth is the LORD’s.
Moses then said to Aaron, "This is what the LORD spoke of when he said: "'Among those who approach me I will show myself holy; in the sight of all the people I will be honored.'" Aaron remained silent.
"Praise be to the LORD your God, who has delighted in you and placed you on the throne of Israel. Because of the Lord's eternal love for Israel, he has made you king, to maintain justice and righteousness."
But the LORD is the true God; he is the living God, the eternal King...
Sow for yourselves righteousness, reap the fruit of unfailing love, and break up your unplowed ground; for it is time to seek the LORD, until he comes and showers righteousness on you.
To the LORD your God belong the heavens, even the highest heavens, the earth and everything in it.
But the Israelites said to the LORD, "We have sinned. Do with us whatever you think best, but please rescue us now."
Fear the LORD your God and serve him. Hold fast to him...
Correct me, LORD, but only with justice — not in your anger, lest you reduce me to nothing.
The earth is the Lord's, and everything in it.
For the LORD is righteous, he loves justice; upright men will see his face.
They will neither harm nor destroy on all my holy mountain, for the earth will be full of the knowledge of the LORD as the waters cover the sea.
In the Lord, however, woman is not independent of man, nor is man independent of woman.
As the LORD commanded his servant Moses, so Moses commanded Joshua, and Joshua did it; he left nothing undone of all that the LORD commanded Moses.
[The LORD said] "Woe to the worthless shepherd, who deserts the flock! May the sword strike his arm and his right eye! May his arm be completely withered, his right eye totally blinded!"
The LORD... delights in those whose ways are blameless.
"Lord," Martha said to Jesus, "if you had been here, my brother would not have died."
For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you: The Lord Jesus, on the night he was betrayed, took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and said, "This is my body, which is for you; do this in remembrance of me."
He [Barnabas] was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and faith, and a great number of people were brought to the Lord.
For anyone who eats and drinks without recognizing the body of the Lord eats and drinks judgment on himself.
Therefore I tell you that no one who is speaking by the Spirit of God says, "Jesus be cursed," and no one can say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the Holy Spirit.
And you have forgotten that word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you...
Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord.
"Do not be afraid," Samuel replied [to the people of Israel]. "You have done all this evil; yet do not turn away from the LORD, but serve the LORD with all your heart."
For the sake of his great name the LORD will not reject his people, because the LORD was pleased to make you his own.
But seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.
There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan that can succeed against the LORD.
I will sing to the LORD all my life; I will sing praise to my God as long as I live. May my meditation be pleasing to him, as I rejoice in the LORD.
Because of the LORD's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
The LORD is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him...
In his heart a man plans his course, but the LORD determines his steps.
Shout for joy to the LORD, all the earth.
Worship the LORD with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.
Know that the LORD is God. It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, the sheep of his pasture.
For the LORD is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.
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 rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.
Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness.
But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night.
Many are the plans in a man's heart, but it is the LORD's purpose that prevails.
For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless.
For your Maker is your husband — the LORD Almighty is his name — the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer; he is called the God of all the earth.
I will show the holiness of my great name, which has been profaned among the nations, the name you have profaned among them. Then the nations will know that I am the LORD, declares the Sovereign LORD, when I show myself holy through you before their eyes.
Yet the LORD longs to be gracious to you; he rises to show you compassion. For the LORD is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for him!
"Your right hand, O LORD, was majestic in power. Your right hand, O LORD, shattered the enemy. "
The LORD will fulfill [his purpose] for me; your love, O LORD, endures forever — do not abandon the works of your hands.
The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace.
For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.
Trust in the LORD and do good; dwell in the land and enjoy safe pasture.
Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off — for all whom the Lord our God will call."
Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD.
Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.
"Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this: He will make your righteousness shine like the dawn, the justice of your cause like the noonday sun."
Who has done this and carried it through, calling forth the generations from the beginning? I, the LORD — with the first of them and with the last — I am he.
Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; do not fret when men succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes.
Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked; for the power of the wicked will be broken, but the LORD upholds the righteous.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
Therefore, my dear brothers, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit. Amen.
I lift up my eyes to the hills — where does my help come from? My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
The LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
But in your hearts set apart Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect...
Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil.
The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.
While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."
The way of the LORD is a refuge for the righteous, but it is the ruin of those who do evil.
To him who is able to keep you from falling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy — to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen.
Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.
Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and your plans will succeed.
[Bless the LORD] who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
He has shown you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.
I delight greatly in the LORD; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.
For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that."
This is what the LORD says: "Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and you will find rest for your souls. But you said, `We will not walk in it.'
I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and revelation, so that you may know him better.
He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the LORD.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Have no fear of sudden disaster or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked, for the LORD will be your confidence and will keep your foot from being snared.
"Then the righteous will answer him, 'Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you something to drink? When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?'" The King will reply, 'I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.'
For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. They will be protected forever...
Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain.
"And so I will show my greatness and my holiness, and I will make myself known in the sight of many nations. Then they will know that I am the LORD."
Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is he who trusts in the LORD.
Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked; for the power of the wicked will be broken, but the LORD upholds the righteous.
Do not say, "I'll pay you back for this wrong!" Wait for the LORD, and he will deliver you.
But now, this is what the LORD says — he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: "Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine."
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze. For I am the LORD, your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior...
In you, O LORD, I have taken refuge; let me never be put to shame; deliver me in your righteousness.
The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is on me, because the LORD has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners, to proclaim the year of the LORD's favor and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn...
He answered, "Do you not know what these are?"
"No, my lord," I replied.
So he said to me, "This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: `Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,'" says the LORD Almighty.
The LORD is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love.
For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless.
My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline and do not resent his rebuke, because the LORD disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in.
"Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.' The second is this: `Love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no commandment greater than these."
Do not envy a violent man or choose any of his ways, for the LORD detests a perverse man but takes the upright into his confidence.
The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want.
For you make me glad by your deeds, O LORD; I sing for joy at the works of your hands.
"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go."
Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
I will extol the LORD at all times; his praise will always be on my lips.
My soul will boast in the LORD; let the afflicted hear and rejoice.
Glorify the LORD with me; let us exalt his name together.
I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.
This poor man called, and the LORD heard him; he saved him out of all his troubles.
The angel of the LORD encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.
Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the man who takes refuge in him.
Fear the LORD, you his saints, for those who fear him lack nothing.
The lions may grow weak and hungry, but those who seek the LORD lack no good thing.
Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their cry...
The face of the LORD is against those who do evil, to cut off the memory of them from the earth.
The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles.
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
A righteous man may have many troubles, but the LORD delivers him from them all; he protects all his bones, not one of them will be broken.
The LORD redeems his servants; no one will be condemned who takes refuge in him.
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.
May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you.
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power.
I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
So we say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?"
If we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die to the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.
Honor the LORD with your wealth, with the firstfruits of all your crops...
May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you.
Who are you to judge someone else's servant? To his own master he stands or falls. And he will stand, for the Lord is able to make him stand.
"Sirs, what must I do to be saved?" They replied, "Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved — you and your household." Then they spoke the word of the Lord to him and to all the others in his house. At that hour of the night the jailer took them and washed their wounds; then immediately he and all his family were baptized.
The LORD your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever! Amen.
Love the LORD, all his saints! The LORD preserves the faithful, but the proud he pays back in full. Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the LORD.
If the LORD delights in a man's way, he makes his steps firm; though he stumble, he will not fall, for the LORD upholds him with his hand.
The LORD is my light and my salvation — whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life — of whom shall I be afraid?
"No weapon forged against you will prevail, and you will refute every tongue that accuses you. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and this is their vindication from me," declares the LORD.
Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, "Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit.
All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet: "The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel" — which means, "God with us."
...that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
From the LORD comes deliverance. May your blessing be on your people.
For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Restore us, O LORD God Almighty; make your face shine upon us, that we may be saved.
And everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved. ... With many other words he warned them; and he pleaded with them, "Save yourselves from this corrupt generation." Those who accepted his message were baptized, and about three thousand were added to their number that day.
"Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord."

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Lord'

Illustration of 1 Chronicles 16:8 on Lord
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 6:11 on Lord
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 15:57 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 68:4 on Lord
Illustration of Isaiah 40:31 on Lord
Illustration of Ephesians 6:4 on Lord
Illustration of Habakkuk 2:14 on Lord
Illustration of Isaiah 43:19 on Lord
Illustration of James 4:14 on Lord
Illustration of Lamentations 3:22-23 on Lord
Illustration of Luke 1:78-79 on Lord
Illustration of Matthew 8:27 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 94:18 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 121:1-2 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 127:1 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 136:1 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 95:2 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 141:3 on Lord
Illustration of Romans 15:5 on Lord
Illustration of Romans 8:38 on Lord
Illustration of 1 Peter 1:3 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 103:13 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 9:1 on Lord
Illustration of Acts 2:36 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 23:2 on Lord
Illustration of Ephesians 6:24 on Lord
Illustration of 2 Peter 3:9 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 31:23 on Lord
Illustration of Numbers 6:24-26 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 5:3 on Lord
Illustration of 2 Samuel 7:22 on Lord
Illustration of 1 Thessalonians 5:23 on Lord
Illustration of Micah 5:4 on Lord
Illustration of Deuteronomy 4:29 on Lord
Illustration of Nehemiah 9:6 on Lord
Illustration of Jeremiah 10:10 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 100:4 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 100:5 on Lord
Illustration of Psalm 33:12 on Lord
Illustration of Proverbs 3:7 on Lord
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