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Gospel of LukeWhat is impossible with man is possible with God.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 18:27

Book of Revelation“I am the Alpha and the Omega, ” says the Lord God, “who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty.”

—  Book of Revelation ‐ 1:8

Old TestamentGod planted a garden toward the east, in Eden; and there He placed the man whom He had formed.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 2:8

Book of RevelationLet the one who has insight calculate the number of the beast, for it is the number of a man, and that number is six hundred sixty-six.

—  Book of Revelation ‐ 13:18

  The Truth
Gospel of JohnYou will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.

—  Gospel of John ‐ 8:32

Old TestamentAdam and his wife were both naked, and they felt no shame.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 2:25

Gospel of LukeAll those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 14:11

Gospel of MatthewBlessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 5:5

Gospel of MatthewFreely you have received; freely give.

Δωρεάν ελάβατε, δωρεάν δότε.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 10:8

Epistles of PaulFor the Lord disciplines the one He loves, and He chastises everyone.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ Hebrews 12:6

Epistles of PaulThose unwilling to work will not get to eat.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 2 Thessalonians 3:10

Gospel of JohnLet any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.

—  Gospel of John ‐ 8:7

Old TestamentVanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity.

—  Old Testament ‐ Ecclesiastes 1:2

Old TestamentDo not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.

—  Old Testament ‐ Proverbs 27:1

Epistles of PaulThe one boasting, let him boast in the Lord.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 1 Corinthians 1:31

Old TestamentAnd God saw everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 1:31

Old TestamentDo not answer a fool according to his folly, or you yourself will be just like him.

—  Old Testament ‐ Proverbs 26:4

Old TestamentAs a dog returns to its vomit, so fools repeat their folly.

—  Old Testament ‐ Proverbs 26:11

Gospel of MarkThe spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

—  Gospel of Mark ‐ 14:38

  Difficult people
Old TestamentBetter to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife.

—  Old Testament ‐ Proverbs 21:1

Gospel of MatthewIf it is possible, may this cup be taken from me.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 26:39

Gospel of MatthewDo not judge, or you too will be judged.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 7:1

Gospel of MatthewThis last deception will be worse than the first.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 27:64

Old TestamentThe serpent deceived me, and I ate.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 3:13

Acts of the ApostlesSaul! Saul! Why do you persecute me?

—  Acts of the Apostles ‐ 22:7

Gospel of LukeNo prophet is accepted in his hometown.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 4:24

Epistles of PaulLove is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ Corinthians 13:4

  Man & Woman
Old TestamentIt is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper who is just right for him.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 2:18

Old TestamentThis is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called “woman”, for she was taken out of man.

—  Old Testament ‐ Genesis 2:23

Gospel of MatthewWhat God has joined together, let no one separate.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 19:6

Old TestamentIf a man commits adultery with his neighbor's wife, both the man and the woman who have committed adultery must be put to death.

—  Old Testament ‐ Leviticus 20:10

  Treating others
Gospel of LukeDo to others as you would have them do to you.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 6:31

Old TestamentAn eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, a foot for a foot.

—  Old Testament ‐ Exodus 21:24

Gospel of LukeWhoever has ears to hear, let them hear.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 8:8

Gospel of LukeFather, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 23:34

Gospel of MatthewWhen you give to the needy, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 6:3

Gospel of MatthewBefore the rooster crows, you will disown me three times.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 22:75

Gospel of MatthewHe who is not with Me is against Me.

Ο μη ων μετ’ εμού, κατ’ εμού εστιν.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 12:30

Epistles of PaulWe know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 1 Corinthians 8:1

Epistles of PaulBut test them all; hold on to what is good.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 1 Thessalonians 5:21

Gospel of MatthewCome to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 11:28

Epistles of PaulFor the love of money is the root of all kinds of evil.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐  1 Timothy 6:10

  The Rich
Old TestamentHe swallows riches, But will vomit them up; God will expel them from his belly.

—  Old Testament ‐ Job 20:15

Epistles of PaulIf the dead are not raised, “Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die.”

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 1 Corinthians 15:32

  Cause & Effect
Epistles of PaulGod is not mocked. For whatever a man might sow, that also he will reap.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ Galatians 6:7

Epistles of PaulThose unwilling to work will not get to eat.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ 2 Thessalonians 3:10

  Rise & Decline
Gospel of LukeAnd behold, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.

—  Gospel of Luke ‐ 13:30

Epistles of PaulI am obligated both to Greeks and non-Greeks, both to the wise and the foolish.

—  Epistles of Paul ‐ Romans 1:14

Gospel of MatthewCome to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 11:28

Gospel of MatthewThis last deception will be worse than the first.

—  Gospel of Matthew ‐ 27:64

Old TestamentHe who digs a pit will fall into it.

—  Old Testament ‐ Proverbs 26:27

Old TestamentThere is nothing new under the sun.

—  Old Testament ‐ Ecclesiastes 1:9




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The right reader of a good poem can tell the moment it strikes him that he has taken an immortal wound — that he will never get over it.
Robert Frost

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