2 Timothy 4:5-17"At my first defence no one came to my support, but all deserted me. May it not be counted against them! But the Lord stood by me and gave me strength, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. So I was rescued from the lion's mouth." (vv. 16-17)
Hebrews 6:10-20"We have this hope, a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters the inner shrine behind the curtain, where Jesus, a forerunner on our behalf, has entered, having become a high priest forever according to the order of Melchizedek." (vv. 19-20)
Hebrews 5:1-10"In the days of his flesh, Jesus offered up prayers and supplications, with loud cries and tears, to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. Although he was a Son, he learned obedience through what he suffered, and having been made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him, having been designated by God a high priest according to the order of Melchizedek." (vv. 7-10)
Matthew 22:1-14"Then he said to his slaves, 'The wedding is ready, but those invited were not worthy. Go therefore into the main streets, and invite everyone you find to the wedding banquet.' Those slaves went out into the streets and gathered all whom they found, both good and bad, so the wedding hall was filled with guests." (vv. 8-10)
Hebrews 4:14-16“Let us therefore approach the throne of grace with boldness” (v. 16)
Hebrews 4:12-13“The word of God is living and active” (v. 12)
Hebrews 4:1-11“Let us therefore make every effort to enter that rest” (v. 11)
Hebrews 3:7-14“Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts” (verse 7)
Hebrews 2:5-18“...we do see Jesus” (v. 9)
Hebrews 1:1-6“..in these last days he [God] has spoken to us by a Son” (v. 2)
Matthew 21:33-46“…the kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people that produces the fruits of the kingdom” (v. 43)
Genesis 11:1-11“Look, they are one people, and they have all one language; and this is only the beginning of what they will do” (v. 6)
Genesis 8:13-22"The Lord said in his heart, 'I will never again curse the ground because of humankind, for the inclination of the human heart is evil from youth; nor will I destroy every living creature as I have done.'" (v. 21)
Genesis 8:1-12“ … and the dove came back to him in the evening, and there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf” (v. 11)
Genesis 7:1-17“And Noah did all that the Lord had commanded him.” (v. 5)
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