our Lord
2 Thessalonians 1:1
Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy: To the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Thessalonians 1:2
Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Romans 1:7
To all who are in Rome, loved by God, called as saints. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 3:11
Now may our God and Father Himself, and our Lord Jesus, direct our way to you.
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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.
John 3:16
"For God loved the world in this way: He gave His One and Only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life.
John 13:1
Before the Passover Festival, Jesus knew that His hour had come to depart from this world to the Father. Having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
John 15:9
"As the Father has loved me, I have also loved you. Remain in My love.
John 15:13
No one has greater love than this, that someone would lay down his life for his friends.
Romans 5:8
But God proves His own love for us in that while we were still sinners Christ died for us!
Ephesians 2:4
But God, who is abundant in mercy, because of His great love that He had for us,
Ephesians 2:5
made us alive with the Messiah even though we were dead in trespasses. By grace you are saved!
Ephesians 5:2
And walk in love, as the Messiah also loved us and gave Himself for us, a sacrificial and fragrant offering to God.
Ephesians 5:25
Husbands, love your wives, just as also Christ loved the church and gave Himself for her,
Titus 3:4-7
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But when the goodness and love for man appeared from God our Savior,
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He saved us-- not by works of righteousness that we had done, but according to His mercy, through the washing of regeneration and renewal by the Holy Spirit.
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This [Spirit] He poured out on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Savior,
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so that having been justified by His grace, we may become heirs with the hope of eternal life.
1 John 3:16
This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.
1 John 4:9
God's love was revealed among us in this way: God sent His One and Only Son into the world so that we might live through Him.
1 John 4:10
Love consists in this: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.
Revelation 1:5
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has set us free from our sins by His blood,
Revelation 3:9
Take note! I will make those from the synagogue of Satan, who claim to be Jews and are not, but are lying-- note this-- I will make them come and bow down at your feet, and they will know that I have loved you.
everlasting
Psalm 103:17
But from eternity to eternity the LORD's faithful love is toward those who fear Him, and His righteousness toward the grandchildren
Isaiah 35:10
and the ransomed of the LORD will return and come to Zion with singing, crowned with unending joy. Joy and gladness will overtake [them], and sorrow and sighing will flee.
Isaiah 51:11
And the ransomed of the LORD will return and come to Zion with singing, crowned with unending joy. Joy and gladness will overtake [them], and sorrow and sighing will flee.
Isaiah 60:19
The sun will no longer be your light by day, and the brightness of the moon will not shine on you; but the LORD will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your splendor.
Isaiah 60:20
Your sun will no longer set, and your moon will not fade; for the LORD will be your everlasting light, and the days of your sorrow will be over.
Isaiah 61:7
Because your shame was double, and they cried out, "Disgrace is their portion," therefore, they will possess double in their land, and eternal joy will be theirs.
Luke 16:25
" 'Son,' Abraham said, 'remember that during your life you received your good things, just as Lazarus received bad things, but now he is comforted here, while you are in agony.
John 4:14
But whoever drinks from the water that I will give him will never get thirsty again-- ever! In fact, the water I will give him will become a well of water springing up within him for eternal life."
John 14:16-18
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And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Counselor to be with you forever.
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He is the Spirit of truth. The world is unable to receive Him because it doesn't see Him or know Him. But you do know Him, because He remains with you and will be in you.
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I will not leave you as orphans; I am coming to you.
John 16:22
So you also have sorrow now. But I will see you again. Your hearts will rejoice, and no one will rob you of your joy.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary light affliction is producing for us an absolutely incomparable eternal weight of glory.
2 Corinthians 4:18
So we do not focus on what is seen, but on what is unseen; for what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
Hebrews 6:18
so that through two unchangeable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have fled for refuge might have strong encouragement to seize the hope set before us.
1 Peter 1:5-8
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who are being protected by God's power through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time.
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You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to be distressed by various trials
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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.
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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,
Revelation 7:16
no longer will they hunger; no longer will they thirst; no longer will the sun strike them, or any heat.
Revelation 7:17
Because the Lamb who is at the center of the throne will shepherd them; He will guide them to springs of living waters, and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.
Revelation 22:5
Night will no longer exist, and people will not need lamplight or sunlight, because the Lord God will give them light. And they will reign forever and ever.
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Romans 5:2-5
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Also through Him, we have obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.
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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.
Romans 8:24
Now in this hope we were saved, yet hope that is seen is not hope, because who hopes for what he sees?
Romans 8:25
But if we hope for what we do not see, we eagerly wait for it with patience.
Colossians 1:5
because of the hope reserved for you in heaven. You have already heard about [this hope] in the message of truth,
Colossians 1:23
if indeed you remain grounded and steadfast in the faith, and are not shifted away from the hope of the gospel that you heard. [This gospel] has been proclaimed in all creation under heaven, and I, Paul, have become a minister of it.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
We recall, in the presence of our God and Father, your work of faith, labor of love, and endurance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ,
Titus 1:2
in the hope of eternal life that God, who cannot lie, promised before time began,
Titus 2:13
while we wait for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Hebrews 6:11
Now we want each of you to demonstrate the same diligence for the final realization of your hope,
Hebrews 6:12
so that you won't become lazy, but imitators of those who inherit the promises through faith and perseverance.
Hebrews 6:19
We have this [hope]-- like a sure and firm anchor of the soul-- that enters the inner sanctuary behind the curtain.
Hebrews 7:19
(for the law perfected nothing), but a better hope is introduced, through which we draw near to God.
1 Peter 1:3-5
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Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. According to His great mercy, He has given us a new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
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and into an inheritance that is imperishable, uncorrupted, and unfading, kept in heaven for you,
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who are being protected by God's power through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time.
1 John 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.
1 John 3:3
And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself just as He is pure.
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Acts 15:11
On the contrary, we believe we are saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, in the same way they are."
Acts 18:27
When he wanted to cross over to Achaia, the brothers wrote to the disciples urging them to welcome him. After he arrived, he greatly helped those who had believed through grace.
Romans 4:4
Now to the one who works, pay is not considered as a gift, but as something owed.
Romans 4:16
This is why the promise is by faith, so that it may be according to grace, to guarantee it to all the descendants-- not only to those who are of the law, but also to those who are of Abraham's faith. He is the father of us all
Romans 5:2
Also through Him, we have obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.
Romans 11:5
In the same way, then, there is also at the present time a remnant chosen by grace.
Romans 11:6
Now if by grace, then it is not by works; otherwise grace ceases to be grace.