Category Archives: Ezra

I humbled myself with fasting

When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show men they are fasting. But when you fast, put oil on your head and wash your face, so that it will not … Continue reading

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People of corrupt mind have been robbed of the truth

Now the earth was corrupt in God’s sight and was full of violence. God saw how corrupt the earth had become, for all the people on earth had corrupted their ways. … The land you are entering to possess is … Continue reading

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Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips

Remember the law of my servant Moses, the decrees and laws I gave him. … May he turn our hearts to him, to walk in obedience to him and keep the commands, decrees and laws he gave our ancestors. 

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Rejoice before the Lord

My heart rejoices in the LORD; in the LORD my horn is lifted high. … The LORD … filled them with joy. … Do not grieve, for the joy of the LORD is your strength. … And on that day they offered great sacrifices, … Continue reading

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Sin

Everyone who sins breaks the law; in fact, sin is lawlessness.

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Bible Reading

How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

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His Dwelling Place – 5

You will know that I, the Lord your God, dwell in Zion, my holy hill.

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His Dwelling Place – 3

Then the Spirit lifted me up, and I heard behind me a loud rumbling sound—May the glory of the Lord be praised in his dwelling place!

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His Dwelling Place – 2

From heaven the Lord looks down and sees all mankind; from his dwelling place he watches all who live on earth—he who forms the hearts of all, who considers everything they do.

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Let My Words Be Few

Teach me, and I will be quiet.

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