in beatings, in imprisonments, in riots, 1 in troubles, 2 in sleepless nights, in hunger,
by purity, by knowledge, by patience, by benevolence, by the Holy Spirit, 1 by genuine 2 love,
It is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power;
But as God’s servants, 1 we have commended ourselves in every way, 2 with great endurance, in persecutions, 3 in difficulties, in distresses,
I rejoice because in everything I am fully confident in you.
A woman must learn 1 quietly with all submissiveness.
How then was it credited to him? Was he circumcised at the time, or not? No, he was not circumcised but uncircumcised!
in hard work and toil, 1 through many sleepless nights, in hunger and thirst, many times without food, in cold and without enough clothing. 2
For you were made rich 1 in every way in him, in all your speech and in every kind of knowledge 2 –
And I was with you in weakness and in fear and with much trembling.
Let no one look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in your speech, conduct, love, faithfulness, 1 and purity.
So whoever swears by the altar swears by it and by everything on it.
And whoever swears by the temple swears by it and the one who dwells in it.
“Blessed is the king 1 who comes in the name of the Lord! 2 Peace in heaven and glory in the highest!”
After 1 making Peter and John 2 stand in their midst, they began to inquire, “By what power or by what name 3 did you do this?”
For a person is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision something that is outward in the flesh,
So then, let us celebrate the festival, not with the old yeast, the yeast of vice and evil, but with the bread without yeast, the bread of sincerity and truth. 1
This power 1 he exercised 2 in Christ when he raised him 3 from the dead and seated him 4 at his right hand in the heavenly realms 5
rooted 1 and built up in him and firm 2 in your 3 faith just as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.