For since the creation of the world God's invisible qualities — his eternal power and divine nature — have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse.
Now to him who is able to establish you by my gospel and the proclamation of Jesus Christ... to the only wise God be glory forever through Jesus Christ! Amen.
And again, Isaiah says, "The Root of Jesse will spring up, one who will arise to rule over the nations; the Gentiles will hope in him."
For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
To the only wise God be glory forever through Jesus Christ! Amen.
We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves.
In all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.
Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we rejoice in the hope of the glory of God.
God "will give to each person according to what he has done." To those who by persistence in doing good seek glory, honor and immortality, he will give eternal life.