For the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked leads to ruin.
I will rejoice and be glad in Your faithful love because You have seen my affliction. You have known the troubles of my life
For the idolaters eagerly seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them.
Nevertheless, God's solid foundation stands firm, having this inscription: The Lord knows those who are His, and Everyone who names the name of the Lord must turn away from unrighteousness.
The Lord laughs at him because He sees that his day is coming.
The course of my life is in Your power; deliver me from the power of my enemies and from my persecutors.
Why should I fear in times of trouble? The iniquity of my foes surrounds me.
May the bolts of your gate be iron and bronze, and your strength last as long as you live.
For at that time there will be great tribulation, the kind that hasn't taken place from the beginning of the world until now and never will again!
Unless those days were limited, no one would survive. But those days will be limited because of the elect.
"If anyone tells you then, 'Look, here is the Messiah!' or, 'Over here!' do not believe it!
False messiahs and false prophets will arise and perform great signs and wonders to lead astray, if possible, even the elect.
But know this: difficult times will come in the last days.
For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy,
unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, without love for what is good,
traitors, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,
holding to the form of religion but denying its power. Avoid these people!
proclaim the message; persist in it whether convenient or not; rebuke, correct, and encourage with great patience and teaching.
For the time will come when they will not tolerate sound doctrine, but according to their own desires, will accumulate teachers for themselves because they have an itch to hear something new.
They will turn away from hearing the truth and will turn aside to myths.
I will empower my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, dressed in sackcloth."
These are the two olive trees and the two lampstands that stand before the Lord of the earth.
If anyone wants to harm them, fire comes from their mouths and consumes their enemies; if anyone wants to harm them, he must be killed in this way.
You reveal the path of life to me; in Your presence is abundant joy; in Your right hand are eternal pleasures.
He asked You for life, and You gave it to him-- length of days forever and ever.
You guide me with Your counsel, and afterwards You will take me up in glory.
But from eternity to eternity the LORD's faithful love is toward those who fear Him, and His righteousness toward the grandchildren
Then all your people will be righteous; they will possess the land forever; they are the branch I planted, the work of My hands, so that I may be glorified.
so that, just as sin reigned in death, so also grace will reign through righteousness, resulting in eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
and into an inheritance that is imperishable, uncorrupted, and unfading, kept in heaven for you,
who are being protected by God's power through faith for a salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time.
And this is the promise that He Himself made to us: eternal life.