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ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 11:23-28
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Are they servants of Christ? I'm talking like a madman-- I'm a better one: with far more labors, many more imprisonments, far worse beatings, near death many times.
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Five times I received from the Jews 40 lashes minus one.
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Three times I was beaten with rods. Once I was stoned. Three times I was shipwrecked. I have spent a night and a day in the depths of the sea.
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On frequent journeys, [I faced] dangers from rivers, dangers from robbers, dangers from my own people, dangers from the Gentiles, dangers in the city, dangers in the open country, dangers on the sea, and dangers among false brothers;
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labor and hardship, many sleepless nights, hunger and thirst, often without food, cold, and lacking clothing.
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Not to mention other things, there is the daily pressure on me: my care for all the churches.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 30:5
For His anger lasts only a moment, but His favor, a lifetime. Weeping may spend the night, but there is joy in the morning.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 54:8
In a surge of anger I hid My face from you for a moment, but I will have compassion on you with everlasting love," says the LORD your Redeemer.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 20:23
except that in town after town the Holy Spirit testifies to me that chains and afflictions are waiting for me.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 8:18
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is going to be revealed to us.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 8:34
Who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is the One who died, but even more, has been raised; He also is at the right hand of God and intercedes for us.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 8:37
No, in all these things we are more than victorious through Him who loved us.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 1:6
You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to be distressed by various trials
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 4:7
Now the end of all things is near; therefore, be clear-headed and disciplined for prayer.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 5:10
Now the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ Jesus, will personally restore, establish, strengthen, and support you after you have suffered a little.
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ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 119:67
Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep Your word.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 119:71
It was good for me to be afflicted so that I could learn Your statutes.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 5:12
Be glad and rejoice, because your reward is great in heaven. For that is how they persecuted the prophets who were before you.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 5:3-5
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And not only that, but we also rejoice in our afflictions, because we know that affliction produces endurance,
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endurance produces proven character, and proven character produces hope.
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This hope does not disappoint, because God's love has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_50 1:19
because I know this will lead to my deliverance through your prayers and help from the Spirit of Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_53 1:4
Therefore we ourselves boast about you among God's churches-- about your endurance and faith in all the persecutions and afflictions you endure.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_53 1:6
since it is righteous for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 12:10
For they disciplined us for a short time based on what seemed good to them, but He does it for our benefit, so that we can share His holiness.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 12:11
No discipline seems enjoyable at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it yields the fruit of peace and righteousness to those who have been trained by it.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 1:3
knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 1:4
But endurance must do its complete work, so that you may be mature and complete, lacking nothing.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 1:12
Blessed is a man who endures trials, because when he passes the test he will receive the crown of life that He has promised to those who love Him.
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ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 3:18
We all, with unveiled faces, are reflecting the glory of the Lord and are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory; this is from the Lord who is the Spirit.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_1 15:1
After these events, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision: Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield; your reward will be very great.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 31:19
How great is Your goodness that You have stored up for those who fear You, and accomplished in the sight of everyone for those who take refuge in You.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_19 73:24
You guide me with Your counsel, and afterwards You will take me up in glory.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_23 64:4
From ancient times no one has heard, no one has listened, no eye has seen any God except You, who acts on behalf of the one who waits for Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 6:23
"Rejoice in that day and leap for joy! Take note-- your reward is great in heaven, because this is the way their ancestors used to treat the prophets.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 2:7
eternal life to those who by patiently doing good seek for glory, honor, and immortality;
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_46 2:9
But as it is written: What no eye has seen and no ear has heard, and what has never come into a man's heart, is what God has prepared for those who love Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 1:7
so that the genuineness of your faith-- more valuable than gold, which perishes though refined by fire-- may result in praise, glory, and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 1:8
You love Him, though you have not seen Him. And though not seeing Him now, you believe in Him and rejoice with inexpressible and glorious joy,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_60 5:10
Now the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ Jesus, will personally restore, establish, strengthen, and support you after you have suffered a little.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_62 3:2
Dear friends, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed. We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him as He is.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_65 1:24
Now to Him who is able to protect you from stumbling and to make you stand in the presence of His glory, blameless and with great joy,