“Christ Jesus gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age” (1:3-4).
“As believers in Christ, we have been crucified with him, and it is no longer we who live, but Christ lives in us. The life we live in the body, we live by faith in the Son of God, who loved us and gave himself for us” (2:20).
“Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us” (3:13).
“We who have been baptized into Christ have been clothed with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for we are all one in Christ Jesus. If we belong to Christ, then we are Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise” (3:27-29).
“When we live by the Spirit, we will not gratify the desires of the flesh. Since we live by the Spirit, we are called to keep in step with the Spirit” (5:16, 25).
“The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control” (5:22-23).
“We have been blessed in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ” (1:3).
“God has chosen us in Christ before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight” (1:4).
“It is by grace we have been saved through God’s gift of faith” (2:8).
“We are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do” (2:10).
“God is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us” (3:20).
“Our new identity in Christ was created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness” (4:24).
“We were once darkness, but now we are light in the Lord” (5:8).
“He who began a good work in us will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus” (1:6).
“The fruit of righteousness comes through Jesus Christ to the glory and praise of God” (1:9-11).
“For those who know him, to live is Christ and to die is gain” (1:21).
“At the name of Jesus every knee will bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father” (2:10-11).
“God works in us to will and to act according to his good purpose” (2:13).
“When we offer everything to God in prayer and petition with thanksgiving, and present our requests to him, our anxieties are replaced by the peace of God which transcends all understanding” (4:6-7).
“God will meet all our needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus” (4:19).
“The Father has qualified us to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light” (1:12)
“God has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of his beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins” (1:13).
“We have been reconciled to God through Christ’s death so that we can be presented as holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation” (1:22).
“The riches of God’s mystery are Christ in us, the hope of glory” (1:27).
“In Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and we have been given fullness in Christ, who is the head over every power and authority” (2:10).
“When we were dead in our sins, God made us alive with Christ and forgave us all our sins” (2:13).
“We have been raised with Christ; we died, and our life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is our life, appears, then we also will appear with him in glory” (3:1-4).
“As God’s chosen people, we are holy and dearly loved” (3:12).
“As brothers in Christ, we are loved by God who has chosen us” (1:4).
“We are waiting for God’s Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead—Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath” (1:10).
“Our hope, our joy, and the crown in which we will glory in the presence of our Lord Jesus when he comes are the people whom we have loved and served in his name” (2:19-20).
“Our God and Father has called us to be blameless and holy in his presence when our Lord Jesus comes with all his holy ones” (3:13).
“The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever” (4:16-17).
“God did not appoint us to suffer wrath but to receive salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ. He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him” (5:9-10).
“The God of peace desires to sanctify us completely, so that our whole spirit, soul, and body will be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ” (5:23).
“God will ultimately reward all believers who suffer for the sake of the gospel” (1:5-10).
“God’s purpose for us is that we glorify the name of our Lord Jesus” (1:11-12).
“The Father has chosen those who hope in Christ to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth. He has called us to this through the gospel, so that we might share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ” (2:13-14).
“The Lord desires to direct our hearts into his love and Christ’s perseverance” (3:5).
“The goal of God’s commands is love, which comes from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith” (1:5).
“The grace of our Lord was poured out on us abundantly, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus” (1:14).
“Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, so that those who believe on him will receive eternal life” (1:15-16).
“The Lord is the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, who deserves honor and glory for ever and ever” (1:17).
“God our Savior wants all men to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth” (2:4).
“There is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all men” (2:5).
“Physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come” (4:8).
“Godliness with contentment is great gain” (6:6).
“We are not to put our hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put our hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment” (6:17).
“God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline” (1:7).
“God has saved us and called us to a holy life—not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace” (1:9).
“The grace of God has been revealed through the appearing of our Savior, Christ Jesus, who has destroyed death and has brought life and immortality to light through the gospel” (1:10).
“God is able to guard what we have entrusted to him for the day when we see him” (1:12).
“If we died with Christ, we will also live with him; if we endure, we will also reign with him. If we disown him, he will also disown us; if we are faithless, he will remain faithful, for he cannot disown himself” (2:11-13).
“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work” (3:16-17).
“The Lord will award the crown of righteousness to all who have longed for his appearing” (4:8).
“The Lord will rescue us from every evil attack and will bring us safely to his heavenly kingdom” (4:18).
“A faith and knowledge of the truth that leads to godliness rests on the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time” (1:1-2).
“The grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men” (2:11).
“We wait for the blessed hope—the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good” (2:13-14).
“When the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, whom he poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Savior, so that, having been justified by his grace, we might become heirs having the hope of eternal life” (3:4-7).
“We have received grace and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ” (3).
“God wants us to grow into a full understanding of every good thing we have in Christ” (6).
“Just as we have received God’s love, grace, and forgiveness, he now empowers us to offer the same to others” (17-21).
“The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ is with our spirits” (25).