Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. The one who sows to please his sinful nature, from that nature will reap destruction; the one who sows to please the Spirit will reap eternal life.”
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.
Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the Lord God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is. Hate evil, love good; maintain justice in the courts.
I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches.
The Lord confides in those who fear him; he makes his covenant known to them. My eyes are ever on the Lord, for only he will release my feet from the snare.
Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.
This is what the Lord says — your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: “I am the Lord your God, who teaches you what is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go.”
Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God.