who
1 Thessalonians 5:5
For you are all sons of light and sons of the day; we are not of the night or of darkness.
Romans 13:13
let us conduct ourselves becomingly as in the day, not in reveling and drunkenness, not in debauchery and licentiousness, not in quarreling and jealousy.
Ephesians 5:8
for once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord; walk as children of light
Ephesians 5:9
(for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true),
1 Peter 2:9
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's own people, that you may declare the wonderful deeds of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
1 John 1:7
but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus his Son cleanses us from all sin.
the breastplate
Isaiah 59:17
He put on righteousness as a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation upon his head; he put on garments of vengeance for clothing, and wrapped himself in fury as a mantle.
Romans 13:12
the night is far gone, the day is at hand. Let us then cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light;
2 Corinthians 6:7
truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of righteousness for the right hand and for the left;
Ephesians 6:11
Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.
Ephesians 6:13-18
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Therefore take the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand.
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Stand therefore, having girded your loins with truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,
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and having shod your feet with the equipment of the gospel of peace;
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besides all these, taking the shield of faith, with which you can quench all the flaming darts of the evil one.
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And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.
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Pray at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints,
the hope
Job 19:23-27
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"Oh that my words were written! Oh that they were inscribed in a book!
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Oh that with an iron pen and lead they were graven in the rock for ever!
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For I know that my Redeemer lives, and at last he will stand upon the earth;
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and after my skin has been thus destroyed, then from my flesh I shall see God,
27
whom I shall see on my side, and my eyes shall behold, and not another. My heart faints within me!
Psalm 42:5
These things I remember, as I pour out my soul: how I went with the throng, and led them in procession to the house of God, with glad shouts and songs of thanksgiving, a multitude keeping festival.
Psalm 42:11
As with a deadly wound in my body, my adversaries taunt me, while they say to me continually, "Where is your God?" [ (Psalms 42:12) Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God. ]
Psalm 43:5
Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God.
Lamentations 3:26
It is good that one should wait quietly for the salvation of the LORD.
Romans 5:2-5
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Through him we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in our hope of sharing the glory of God.
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More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance,
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and endurance produces character, and character produces hope,
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and hope does not disappoint us, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit which has been given to us.
Romans 8:24
For in this hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what he sees?
Romans 8:25
But if we hope for what we do not see, we wait for it with patience.
1 Corinthians 13:13
So faith, hope, love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.
Galatians 5:5
For through the Spirit, by faith, we wait for the hope of righteousness.
2 Thessalonians 2:16
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace,
Hebrews 6:19
We have this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters into the inner shrine behind the curtain,
Hebrews 10:35
Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.
Hebrews 10:36
For you have need of endurance, so that you may do the will of God and receive what is promised.
1 Peter 1:3-5
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Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! By his great mercy we have been born anew to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
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and to an inheritance which is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you,
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who by God's power are guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
1 Peter 1:13-5
1 John 3:1-3
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See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him.
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Beloved, we are God's children now; it does not yet appear what we shall be, but we know that when he appears we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is.
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And every one who thus hopes in him purifies himself as he is pure.