Category Archives: 1 Peter

Do not love the world or anything in the world

If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in them. For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world. … Continue reading

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Rejoice and be glad because great is your reward in heaven

Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the … Continue reading

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Who is a God like you?

Who pardons sin and forgives the transgression of the remnant of his inheritance? You do not stay angry forever but delight to show mercy.

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The Lord … put them to the test

When he has tested me, I will come forth as gold. … For you, God, tested us; you refined us like silver. … I have refined you, though not as silver; I have tested you in the furnace of affliction.

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Without holiness no one will see the Lord

Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy. … Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

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I hope to see you soon and we will talk face to face

Oh, that you would rend the heavens and come down. … As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, my God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go … Continue reading

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John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit

Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. … And now what are you waiting for? Get up, … Continue reading

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Run in such a way as to get the prize

Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize?

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I would like you to be free from concern

Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. … For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him.

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Your name is like perfume poured out

To the one who is victorious, I will give that person a white stone with a new name written on it, known only to the one who receives it.

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