Category Archives: Matthew

Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil

During the days of Jesus’ life on earth, he offered up prayers and petitions with fervent cries and tears to the one who could save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Son though he … Continue reading

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The Son of Man came to give his life as a ransom for many

For there is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all men.

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The ransom for a life is costly

You were bought at a price. … He will ransom you from death.

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Teach me, and I will be quiet

Do not be quick with your mouth, do not be hasty in your heart to utter anything before God. God is in heaven and you are on earth, so let your words be few. … And when you pray, do … Continue reading

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The Lord gave him success in everything he did

Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, “Oh, that you would bless me and enlarge my territory! Let your hand be with me, and keep me from harm so that I will be free from pain.” And God granted … Continue reading

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Help us, Lord our God, for we rely on you

Hear, Lord, and be merciful to me; Lord, be my help. … God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. … With us is the Lord our God to help us and to fight our battles.

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The peoples who do not call on your name

He will punish those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.

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This gospel of the kingdom will be preached in the whole world as a testimony to all nations

Now, brothers, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. … By this gospel you are saved, if you hold firmly to the word I … Continue reading

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Their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord

So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live in him, rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.

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A good name is better than fine perfume

A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold. … Blessed is the person who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or … Continue reading

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