reveal
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 16:17
And Jesus responded, "Simon son of Jonah, you are blessed because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father in heaven.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_46 2:9-13
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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.
10
Now God has revealed them to us by the Spirit, for the Spirit searches everything, even the deep things of God.
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For who among men knows the concerns of a man except the spirit of the man that is in him? In the same way, no one knows the concerns of God except the Spirit of God.
12
Now we have not received the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God, in order to know what has been freely given to us by God.
13
We also speak these things, not in words taught by human wisdom, but in those taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual things to spiritual people.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 4:6
For God, who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness"-- He has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of God's glory in the face of Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 1:17
[I pray] that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious Father, would give you a spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 1:18
[I pray] that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened so you may know what is the hope of His calling, what are the glorious riches of His inheritance among the saints,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 3:5-10
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This was not made known to people in other generations as it is now revealed to His holy apostles and prophets by the Spirit:
6
the Gentiles are co-heirs, members of the same body, and partners of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel.
7
I was made a servant of this [gospel] by the gift of God's grace that was given to me by the working of His power.
8
This grace was given to me-- the least of all the saints!-- to proclaim to the Gentiles the incalculable riches of the Messiah,
9
and to shed light for all about the administration of the mystery hidden for ages in God who created all things.
10
This is so that God's multi-faceted wisdom may now be made known through the church to the rulers and authorities in the heavens.
that
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 2:7-9
7
On the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the gospel for the uncircumcised, just as Peter was for the circumcised.
8
For He who was at work with Peter in the apostleship to the circumcised was also at work with me among the Gentiles.
9
When James, Cephas, and John, recognized as pillars, acknowledged the grace that had been given to me, they gave the right hand of fellowship to me and Barnabas, [agreeing] that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 9:15
But the Lord said to him, "Go! For this man is My chosen instrument to carry My name before Gentiles, kings, and the sons of Israel.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 22:21
"Then He said to me, 'Go, because I will send you far away to the Gentiles.'"
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 26:17
I will rescue you from the people and from the Gentiles, to whom I now send you,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 26:18
to open their eyes that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.'
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 1:13
Now I want you to know, brothers, that I often planned to come to you (but was prevented until now) in order that I might have a fruitful ministry among you, just as among the rest of the Gentiles.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 1:14
I am obligated both to Greeks and barbarians, both to the wise and the foolish.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 11:13
Now I am speaking to you Gentiles. In view of the fact that I am an apostle to the Gentiles, I magnify my ministry,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 15:16-19
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to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, serving as a priest of God's good news. My purpose is that the offering of the Gentiles may be acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
17
Therefore I have reason to boast in Christ Jesus regarding what pertains to God.
18
For I would not dare say anything except what Christ has accomplished through me to make the Gentiles obedient by word and deed,
19
by the power of miraculous signs and wonders, and by the power of God's Spirit. As a result, I have fully proclaimed the good news about the Messiah from Jerusalem all the way around to Illyricum.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 3:1
For this reason, I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles--
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 3:8
This grace was given to me-- the least of all the saints!-- to proclaim to the Gentiles the incalculable riches of the Messiah,
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_51 1:25-27
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I have become its minister, according to God's administration that was given to me for you, to make God's message fully known,
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the mystery hidden for ages and generations but now revealed to His saints.
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God wanted to make known to those among the Gentiles the glorious wealth of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_52 2:16
hindering us from speaking to the Gentiles so that they may be saved. As a result, they are always adding to the number of their sins, and wrath has overtaken them completely.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_54 2:7
For this I was appointed a herald, an apostle (I am telling the truth; I am not lying), and a teacher of the Gentiles in faith and truth.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_55 1:11
For this [gospel] I was appointed a herald, apostle, and teacher,
immediately
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 1:11
Now I want you to know, brothers, that the gospel preached by me is not based on a human point of view.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 1:12
For I did not receive it from a human source and I was not taught it, but it came by a revelation from Jesus Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 2:1
Then after 14 years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking Titus along also.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 2:6
But from those recognized as important (what they really were makes no difference to me; God does not show favoritism)-- those recognized as important added nothing to me.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_5 33:9
He said about his father and mother, "I do not regard them." He disregarded his brothers and didn't acknowledge his sons, for they kept Your word and maintained Your covenant.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 9:23-25
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Then He said to [them] all, "If anyone wants to come with Me, he must deny himself, take up his cross daily, and follow Me.
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For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life because of Me will save it.
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What is a man benefited if he gains the whole world, yet loses or forfeits himself?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 9:59-62
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Then He said to another, "Follow Me." "Lord," he said, "first let me go bury my father."
60
But He told him, "Let the dead bury their own dead, but you go and spread the news of the kingdom of God."
61
Another also said, "I will follow You, Lord, but first let me go and say good-bye to those at my house."
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But Jesus said to him, "No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 26:19
"Therefore, King Agrippa, I was not disobedient to the heavenly vision.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_44 26:20
Instead, I preached to those in Damascus first, and to those in Jerusalem and in all the region of Judea, and to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works worthy of repentance.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_47 5:16
From now on, then, we do not know anyone in a purely human way. Even if we have known Christ in a purely human way, yet now we no longer know Him like that.
flesh
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 16:17
And Jesus responded, "Simon son of Jonah, you are blessed because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father in heaven.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 26:41
Stay awake and pray, so that you won't enter into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_46 15:50
Brothers, I tell you this: flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, and corruption cannot inherit incorruption.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_49 6:12
For our battle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the world powers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavens.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_58 2:14
Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, He also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death-- that is, the Devil--