knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body of sin might be done away with, so that we would no longer be slaves to sin;
So you too, outwardly appear righteous to people, but inwardly you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness.
I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.
Sow for yourselves, with a view to righteousness;
Harvest in accordance with kindness.
Break up your uncultivated ground,
For it is time to seek the Lord
Until He comes and rains righteousness on you.
Behold, as for the proud one,
His soul is not right within him;
But the righteous will live by his faith.
“Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people
For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son, 1
in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.
Go, therefore, and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit,
See how great a love the Father has given us, that we would be called children of God; and in fact we are. For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know Him.