Category Archives: 2 Corinthians

Deliver us from the evil one

My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one. They are not of the world, even as I am not of it. Sanctify them by the truth; your … Continue reading

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Our Father in heaven

Jesus said, “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father. Go instead to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am returning to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.’”

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God said, “Let us make man in our image, in our likeness”

The angel answered, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. So the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God.”

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Do not lose heart or be afraid

Our hope for you is firm, because we know that just as you share in our sufferings, so also you share in our comfort. … We work hard with our own hands. When we are cursed, we bless; when we … Continue reading

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Do what is right in the eyes of the LORD

The eyes of the LORD are on those who fear him, on those whose hope is in his unfailing love, to deliver them from death and keep them alive in famine. … The eyes of the LORD are on the … Continue reading

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Come near to God and he will come near to you

Each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body. “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and … Continue reading

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Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour

For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. 

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Trust in the Lord

Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; those who seek find; and to those who knock, the door will be … Continue reading

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Easter Week – 25: Tuesday After Easter – The Light of Easter 1

By his power God raised the Lord from the dead, and he will raise us also. … And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile; you are still in your sins.

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“I will make you like my signet ring, for I have chosen you,” declares the Lord Almighty

Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, set his seal of ownership on us, and put his Spirit in our hearts as a deposit, guaranteeing what is to come.

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