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The prospect of the righteous is joy, but the hopes of the wicked come to nothing. … Evildoers are snared by their own sin, but the righteous shout for joy and are glad. (more…)

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Then God said, “Let us make human beings in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground” … A man ought not to cover his head, since he is the image and glory of God. (more…)

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Each heart knows its own bitterness … Even in laughter the heart may ache, and rejoicing may end in grief. (more…)

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You brood of vipers, how can you who are evil say anything good? For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of. (more…)

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Speak … the truth in love … tell me nothing but the truth in the name of the Lord … (more…)

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The tongue also is a fire, a world of evil among the parts of the body. It corrupts the whole person, sets the whole course of his life on fire, and is itself set on fire by hell. All kinds of animals, birds, reptiles and creatures of the sea are being tamed and have been tamed by man, but no man can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison. (more…)

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If you knew the gift of God … But to each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it. (more…)

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