reply to post by itsawild1
hmm-here are some interesting scripts
" 'The decision is announced by messengers, the Holy ones declare the verdict, so that the living may know that the Most High is sovereign over the
kingdoms of men and gives them to anyone he wishes and sets over them the lowliest of men.'
For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all
things were created by him and for him.
God reigns over the nations; God is seated on his holy throne.
"Behold, I will create new heavens and a new earth. The former things will not be remembered, nor will they come to mind.
Each of you proclaimed freedom to his countrymen. You even made a covenant before me in the house that bears my Name.
For where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them."
"I tell you the truth, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven.
Brothers, let me take an example from everyday life. Just as no one can set aside or add to a human covenant that has been duly established, so it is
in this case.
"Again, you have heard that it was said to the people long ago, 'Do not break your oath, but keep the oaths you have made to the Lord.'
You will see it with your own eyes and say, 'Great is the LORD -even beyond the borders of Israel!'
For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you will perish; it will be utterly ruined.
He has given proof of this to all men by raising him from the dead."
So it is written: "The first man Adam became a living being" ; the last Adam, a life-giving spirit.
Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
For why should my freedom be judged by another's conscience?
It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.
One man considers one day more sacred than another; another man considers every day alike.
I will put my laws in their hearts, and I will write them on their minds."
Indeed, when Gentiles, who do not have the law, do by nature things required by the law, they are a law for themselves, even though they do not have
the law, since they show that the requirements of the law are written on their hearts, their consciences also bearing witness, and their thoughts now
accusing, now even defending them.
The entire law is summed up in a single command: "Love your neighbor as yourself."
"The kings of the Gentiles lord it over them; and those who exercise authority over them call themselves Benefactors. But you are not to be like
Is the law, therefore, opposed to the promises of God? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that could impart life, then righteousness would
certainly have come by the law.
the creation itself will be liberated from its bondage to decay and brought into the glorious freedom of the children of God.
For the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband.
Otherwise your children would be unclean, but as it is, they are Holy.
She gave birth to a son
The LORD will create a new thing on earth— a woman will surround a man."
as a young man marries a maiden
Here there is no Greek or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all
your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
it is sown in dishonor, it is raised in glory; it is sown in weakness, it is raised in power; 44it is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual
If there is a natural body, there is also a spiritual