Tag Archives: faith

The power to protect

Jesus looked toward heaven and prayed: “Father, the hour has come. Glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you. For you granted him authority over all people that he might give eternal life to all those you have given him. … Continue reading

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From sorrow to joy

“In a little while,” said Jesus, “you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me.” At this, some of his disciples said to one another, “What does he mean by saying, ‘In a … Continue reading

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Knowledge and understanding

Then came the Festival of Dedication at Jerusalem. It was winter, and Jesus was in the temple courts walking in Solomon’s Colonnade. The Jews who were there gathered around him, saying, “How long will you keep us in suspense? If … Continue reading

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They threw him out

Some people brought the man who had been blind before the Pharisees. Now the day on which Jesus had made the mud and opened the man’s eyes was a Sabbath. Therefore the Pharisees asked him how he had received his … Continue reading

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Love never fails

If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all … Continue reading

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True wisdom

Brothers and sisters, think of what you were when you were called. Not many of you were wise by human standards; not many were influential; not many were of noble birth. But God chose the foolish things of the world … Continue reading

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Extraordinary events

While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul took the road through the interior and arrived at Ephesus. There he found some disciples and asked them, “Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed?” They answered, “No, we have not even … Continue reading

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