Acts 13:42
As they were leaving, they begged that these matters be presented to them the following Sabbath.
Acts 2:41
So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about 3,000 people were added to them.
Acts 8:8
So there was great joy in that city.
Acts 15:31
When they read it, they rejoiced because of its encouragement.
Luke 2:10-11
But the angel said to them, "Don't be afraid, for look, I proclaim to you good news of great joy that will be for all the people:
today a Savior, who is Messiah the Lord, was born for you in the city of David.
Romans 15:9-12
and so that Gentiles may glorify God for His mercy. As it is written: Therefore I will praise You among the Gentiles, and I will sing psalms to Your name.
Again it says: Rejoice, you Gentiles, with His people!
And again: Praise the Lord, all you Gentiles; all the peoples should praise Him!
And again, Isaiah says: The root of Jesse will appear, the One who rises to rule the Gentiles; in Him the Gentiles will hope.
Psalm 138:2
I will bow down toward Your holy temple and give thanks to Your name for Your constant love and faithfulness. You have exalted Your name and Your promise above everything else.
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, pray for us, brothers, that the Lord's message may spread rapidly and be honored, just as it was with you,
and as
Acts 2:47
praising God and having favor with all the people. And every day the Lord added to them those who were being saved.
John 10:16
But I have other sheep that are not of this fold; I must bring them also, and they will listen to My voice. Then there will be one flock, one shepherd.
John 10:26
But you don't believe because you are not My sheep.
John 10:27
My sheep hear My voice, I know them, and they follow Me.
John 11:52
and not for the nation only, but also to unite the scattered children of God.
Romans 8:30
And those He predestined, He also called; and those He called, He also justified; and those He justified, He also glorified.
Romans 11:7
What then? Israel did not find what it was looking for, but the elect did find it. The rest were hardened,
Ephesians 1:19
and what is the immeasurable greatness of His power to us who believe, according to the working of His vast strength.
Ephesians 2:5-10
made us alive with the Messiah even though we were dead in trespasses. By grace you are saved!
He also raised us up with Him and seated us with Him in the heavens, in Christ Jesus,
so that in the coming ages He might display the immeasurable riches of His grace in [His] kindness to us in Christ Jesus.
For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is not from yourselves; it is God's gift--
not from works, so that no one can boast.
For we are His creation-- created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared ahead of time so that we should walk in them.
2 Thessalonians 2:13
But we must always thank God for you, brothers loved by the Lord, because from the beginning God has chosen you for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and through belief in the truth.
2 Thessalonians 2:14
He called you to this through our gospel, so that you might obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Acts 15:2
But after Paul and Barnabas had engaged them in serious argument and debate, they arranged for Paul and Barnabas and some others of them to go up to the apostles and elders in Jerusalem concerning this controversy.
Acts 20:13
Then we went on ahead to the ship and sailed for Assos, from there intending to take Paul on board. For these were his instructions, since he himself was going by land.
Acts 22:10
"Then I said, 'What should I do, Lord?' "And the Lord told me, 'Get up and go into Damascus, and there you will be told about everything that is assigned for you to do.'
Acts 28:23
After arranging a day with him, many came to him at his lodging. From dawn to dusk he expounded and witnessed about the kingdom of God. He persuaded them concerning Jesus from both the Law of Moses and the Prophets.
Matthew 28:16
The 11 disciples traveled to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had directed them.
Luke 7:8
For I too am a man placed under authority, having soldiers under my command. I say to this one, 'Go!' and he goes; and to another, 'Come!' and he comes; and to my slave, 'Do this!' and he does it."
Romans 13:1
Everyone must submit to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except from God, and those that exist are instituted by God.
1 Corinthians 16:15
Brothers, you know the household of Stephanas: they are the firstfruits of Achaia and have devoted themselves to serving the saints. I urge you