have not
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If you were of the world, the world would love [you as] its own. However, because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of it, the world hates you.
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Jesus replied to them, "Didn't I choose you, the Twelve? Yet one of you is the Devil!"
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I'm not speaking about all of you; I know those I have chosen. But the Scripture must be fulfilled: The one who eats My bread has raised his heel against Me.
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When daylight came, He summoned His disciples, and He chose 12 of them-- He also named them apostles:
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Then they prayed, "You, Lord, know the hearts of all; show which of these two You have chosen
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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.
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not by all the people, but by us, witnesses appointed beforehand by God, who ate and drank with Him after He rose from the dead.
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Then he said, 'The God of our fathers has appointed you to know His will, to see the Righteous One, and to hear the sound of His voice.
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(for though they had not been born yet or done anything good or bad, so that God's purpose according to election might stand,
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not from works but from the One who calls) she was told: The older will serve the younger.
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As it is written: Jacob I have loved, but Esau I have hated.
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What should we say then? Is there injustice with God? Absolutely not!
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For He tells Moses: I will show mercy to whom I show mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion.
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So then it does not depend on human will or effort, but on God who shows mercy.
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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.
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We love because He first loved us.
ordained
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Jesus said to them again, "Peace to you! As the Father has sent Me, I also send you."
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After saying this, He breathed on them and said, "Receive the Holy Spirit.
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If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain [the sins of] any, they are retained."
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When they had eaten breakfast, Jesus asked Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?" "Yes, Lord," he said to Him, "You know that I love You." "Feed My lambs," He told him.
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A second time He asked him, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me?" "Yes, Lord," he said to Him, "You know that I love You." "Shepherd My sheep," He told him.
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He asked him the third time, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me?" Peter was grieved that He asked him the third time, "Do you love Me?" He said, "Lord, You know everything! You know that I love You." "Feed My sheep," Jesus said.
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Coastlands, listen to me; distant peoples, pay attention. The LORD called me before I was born. He named me while I was in my mother's womb.
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He made my words like a sharp sword; He hid me in the shadow of His hand. He made me like a sharpened arrow; He hid me in His quiver.
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He said to me, "You are My servant, Israel; I will be glorified in him."
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I chose you before I formed you in the womb; I set you apart before you were born. I appointed you a prophet to the nations.
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But I protested, "Oh no, Lord God! Look, I don't know how to speak since I am [only] a youth."
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Then the LORD said to me: Do not say: I am [only] a youth, for you will go to everyone I send you to and speak whatever I tell you.
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Then Jesus came near and said to them, "All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.
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Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
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Then He said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to the whole creation.
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Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
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and repentance for forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in His name to all the nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
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You are witnesses of these things.
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And look, I am sending you what My Father promised. As for you, stay in the city until you are empowered from on high."
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But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."
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We have received grace and apostleship through Him to bring about the obedience of faith among all the nations, on behalf of His name,
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Nevertheless, to remind you, I have written to you more boldly on some points because of the grace given me by God
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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.
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For if I preach the gospel, I have no reason to boast, because an obligation is placed on me. And woe to me if I do not preach the gospel!
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For if I do this willingly, I have a reward; but if unwillingly, I am entrusted with a stewardship.
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What then is my reward? To preach the gospel and offer it free of charge, and not make full use of my authority in the gospel.
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But when God, who from my mother's womb set me apart and called me by His grace, was pleased
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For we are His creation-- created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared ahead of time so that we should walk in them.
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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.
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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.
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For this [gospel] I was appointed a herald, apostle, and teacher,
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And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.
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The reason I left you in Crete was to set right what was left undone and, as I directed you, to appoint elders in every town:
bring
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My Father is glorified by this: that you produce much fruit and prove to be My disciples.
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The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, but violence takes lives.
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In days to come, Jacob will take root. Israel will blossom and bloom and fill the whole world with fruit.
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For just as rain and snow fall from heaven, and do not return there without saturating the earth, and making it germinate and sprout, and providing seed to sow and food to eat,
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so My word that comes from My mouth will not return to Me empty, but it will accomplish what I please, and will prosper in what I send it [to do]."
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You will indeed go out with joy and be peacefully guided; the mountains and the hills will break into singing before you, and all the trees of the field will clap [their] hands.
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Instead of the thornbush, a cypress will come up, and instead of the brier, a myrtle will come up; it will make a name for the LORD as an everlasting sign that will not be destroyed.
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Then the remnant of Jacob will be among many peoples like dew from the LORD, like showers on the grass, which do not wait for anyone or linger for mankind.
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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.
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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.
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Therefore I have reason to boast in Christ Jesus regarding what pertains to God.
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For I would not dare say anything except what Christ has accomplished through me to make the Gentiles obedient by word and deed,
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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.
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I planted, Apollos watered, but God gave the growth.
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So then neither the one who plants nor the one who waters is anything, but only God who gives the growth.
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the gospel that has come to you. It is bearing fruit and growing all over the world, just as it has among you since the day you heard it and recognized God's grace in the truth.
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And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.
that your
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Abraham is to become a great and powerful nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him.
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Even when I am old and gray, God, do not abandon me. Then I will proclaim Your power to [another] generation, Your strength to all who are to come.
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We must not hide them from their children, but must tell a future generation the praises of the LORD, His might, and the wonderful works He has performed.
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He established a testimony in Jacob and set up a law in Israel, which He commanded our fathers to teach to their children
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so that a future generation-- children yet to be born-- might know. They were to rise and tell their children
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One generation will declare Your works to the next and will proclaim Your mighty acts.
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Do not be like your ancestors; the earlier prophets proclaimed to them: This is what the LORD of Hosts says: Turn from your evil ways and your evil deeds. But they did not listen or pay attention to Me"-- the LORD's declaration.
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"Where are your ancestors now? And do the prophets live forever?
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But didn't My words and My statutes that I commanded My servants the prophets overtake your ancestors? They repented and said: As the LORD of Hosts purposed to deal with us for our ways and deeds, so He has dealt with us."
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"And now I know that none of you, among whom I went about preaching the kingdom, will ever see my face again.
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Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of everyone's blood,
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for I did not shrink back from declaring to you the whole plan of God.
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Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among whom the Holy Spirit has appointed you as overseers, to shepherd the church of God, which He purchased with His own blood.
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For whatever was written before was written for our instruction, so that through our endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we may have hope.
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Now these things happened to them as examples, and they were written as a warning to us, on whom the ends of the ages have come.
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and that from childhood you have known the sacred Scriptures, which are able to instruct you for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
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All Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, for correcting, for training in righteousness,
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so that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.
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By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain [did]. By this he was approved as a righteous man, because God approved his gifts, and even though he is dead, he still speaks through this.
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As obedient children, do not be conformed to the desires of your former ignorance
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but, as the One who called you is holy, you also are to be holy in all your conduct;
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for it is written, Be holy, because I am holy.
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And if you address as Father the One who judges impartially based on each one's work, you are to conduct yourselves in reverence during this time of temporary residence.
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For you know that you were redeemed from your empty way of life inherited from the fathers, not with perishable things, like silver or gold,
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but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without defect or blemish.
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He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of the times for you
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who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
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when they observe your pure, reverent lives.
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but set apart the Messiah as Lord in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you.
that whatsoever
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If you remain in Me and My words remain in you, ask whatever you want and it will be done for you.
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Whatever you ask in My name, I will do it so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
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If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it.
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In that day you will not ask Me anything. "I assure you: Anything you ask the Father in My name, He will give you.
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Until now you have asked for nothing in My name. Ask and you will receive, that your joy may be complete.
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And if you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer."