Genesis 1:1-13“Then God said, ‘Let there be light; and there was light.” (v. 3)
Matthew 20:1-16“[The first labourers said to the vineyard owner,] ‘These last worked only one hour, and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the day and the scorching heat.’ But he replied to one of them, ‘Friend, I am doing you no wrong; did you not agree with me for the usual daily wage? Take what belongs to you and go; I choose to give to this last the same as I give to you.’” (vv. 12-14)
2 Peter 3:14-18“But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.” (v. 18)
2 Peter 3:11-13“We wait for new heavens and a new earth” (v. 13)
Matthew 9:9-13“For I have come to call not the righteous but sinners.” (v. 13)
2 Peter 3:8-10“But the day of the Lord will come like a thief” (v. 10)
2 Peter 3:1-7“Where is the promise of his coming?” (v. 4)
2 Peter 1:19-21“until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts” (v. 19)
Matthew 18:21-35“And out of pity for him, the lord of that slave released him and forgave him the debt.” (v. 27)
2 Peter 1:16-18“For we did not follow cleverly devised myths when we made known to you the power and coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we had been eyewitnesses of his majesty. For he received honour and glory from God the Father when that voice was conveyed to him by the Majestic Glory, saying, ‘This is my Son, my Beloved, with whom I am well pleased.’ We ourselves heard this voice come from heaven, while we were with him on the holy mountain.” (vv. 16-18)
2 Peter 1:1-15“You must make every effort to support your faith with goodness, and goodness with knowledge, and knowledge with self-control, and self-control with endurance, and endurance with godliness, and godliness with mutual affection, and mutual affection with love.” (vv. 5-7)
Philippians 2 6-11“[Jesus], though he was in the form of God,
did not regard equality with God
as something to be exploited,
but emptied himself,
taking the form of a slave,
being born in human likeness.
And being found in human form,
he humbled himself
and became obedient to the point of death—
even death on a cross.” (vv. 6-8)
1 Peter 5:1-14“Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, so that he may exalt you in due time.” (v. 6)
1 Peter 4:1-19“Maintain constant love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins. Be hospitable to one another without complaining. Like good stewards of the manifold grace of God, serve one another with whatever gift each of you has received.” (vv. 8-10)
1 Peter 3:13-22“Even if you do suffer for doing what is right, you are blessed” (v. 14)
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