for we walk by faith, not by sight--
Now in this hope we were saved, yet hope that is seen is not hope, because who hopes for what he sees?
But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it with patience.
Now faith is the reality of what is hoped for, the proof of what is not seen.
and chose to suffer with the people of God rather than to enjoy the short-lived pleasure of sin.
For he considered reproach for the sake of the Messiah to be greater wealth than the treasures of Egypt, since his attention was on the reward.
By faith he left Egypt behind, not being afraid of the king's anger, for he persevered, as one who sees Him who is invisible.
keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that lay before Him endured a cross and despised the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of God's throne.
For consider Him who endured such hostility from sinners against Himself, so that you won't grow weary and lose heart.
"And they will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life."
He is to burn the fat of the sin offering on the altar.
The man who released the goat for Azazel is to wash his clothes and bathe his body with water; afterwards he may reenter the camp.
May our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us eternal encouragement and good hope by grace,
the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride in one's lifestyle-- is not from the Father, but is from the world.
And the world with its lust is passing away, but the one who does God's will remains forever.
And this is the promise that He Himself made to us: eternal life.