Trinity v. BeComingOne Scriptures

[The original languages of the Bible or the BeComingOne Bible will show even more clearly what we herein are attempting to prove.]

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. (Eph 1:23 NRSV)

For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. (1 Cor 12:12 NRSV)

At that same hour Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and the intelligent and have revealed them to infants; yes, Father, for such was your gracious will. (Luke 10:21 NRSV)

All things have been handed over to me by my Father; and no one knows who the Son is except the Father, or who the Father is except the Son and anyone to whom the Son chooses to reveal him." (Luke 10:22 NRSV)

Now to God who is able to strengthen you according to my gospel and the proclamation of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery that was kept secret for long ages (Rom 16:25 NRSV)

he has made known to us the mystery of his will, according to his good pleasure that he set forth in Christ, (Eph 1:9 NRSV)

a reading of which will enable you to perceive my understanding of the mystery of Christ. (Eph 3:4 NRSV)

This is a great mystery, and I am applying it to Christ and the church. (Eph 5:32 NRSV)

To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory. (Col 1:27 NRSV)

I want their hearts to be encouraged and united in love, so that they may have all the riches of assured understanding and have the knowledge of God's mystery, that is, Christ himself, (Col 2:2 NRSV)

At the same time pray for us as well that God will open to us a door for the word, that we may declare the mystery of Christ, for which I am in prison, (Col 4:3 NRSV)

Ever since the creation of the world his eternal power and divine nature, invisible though they are, have been understood and seen through the things he has made. So they are without excuse; (Rom 1:20 NRSV)

Here is my servant, whom I uphold, my chosen, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit upon him; he will bring forth justice to the nations. (Isa 42:1 NRSV)

For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, (Col 2:9 NRSV)

and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God. And this is the spirit of the antichrist, of which you have heard that it is coming; and now it is already in the world. (1 John 4:3 NRSV)

With him I speak face to face-- clearly, not in riddles; and he beholds the form of the LORD. Why then were you not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?" (Num 12:8 NRSV)

Never since has there arisen a prophet in Israel like Moses, whom the LORD knew face to face. (Deu 34:10 NRSV)

Thus the LORD used to speak to Moses face to face, as one speaks to a friend. Then he would return to the camp; but his young assistant, Joshua son of Nun, would not leave the tent. (Exo 33:11 NRSV)

The LORD is in his holy temple; the Lord's throne is in heaven. His eyes behold, his gaze examines humankind. (Psa 11:4 NRSV)

Where can I go from your spirit? Or where can I flee from your presence? (Psa 139:7 NRSV)

If I ascend to heaven, you are there; if I make my bed in Sheol, you are there. (Psa 139:8 NRSV)

If I take the wings of the morning and settle at the farthest limits of the sea, (Psa 139:9 NRSV)

even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me fast. (Psa 139:10 NRSV)

If I say, "Surely the darkness shall cover me, and the light around me become night," (Psa 139:11 NRSV)

even the darkness is not dark to you; the night is as bright as the day, for darkness is as light to you. (Psa 139:12 NRSV)

Who can hide in secret places so that I cannot see them? says the LORD. Do I not fill heaven and earth? says the LORD. (Jer 23:24 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. (Eph 1:23 NRSV)

so that they may know, from the rising of the sun and from the west, that there is no one besides me; I am the LORD, and there is no other. (Isa 45:6 NRSV)

For thus says the LORD, who created the heavens (he is God!), who formed the earth and made it (he established it; he did not create it a chaos, he formed it to be inhabited!): I am the LORD, and there is no other. (Isa 45:18 NRSV)

Declare and present your case; let them take counsel together! Who told this long ago? Who declared it of old? Was it not I, the LORD? There is no other god besides me, a righteous God and a Savior; there is no one besides me. (Isa 45:21 NRSV)

Turn to me and be saved, all the ends of the earth! For I am God, and there is no other. (Isa 45:22 NRSV)

remember the former things of old; for I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like me, (Isa 46:9 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. (Eph 1:23 NRSV)

For what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. (Rom 1:19 NRSV)

Ever since the creation of the world his eternal power and divine nature, invisible though they are, have been understood and seen through the things he has made. So they are without excuse; (Rom 1:20 NRSV)

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; (Col 1:15 NRSV)

For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, (Col 2:9 NRSV)

He is the reflection of God's glory and the exact imprint of God's very being, and he sustains all things by his powerful word. When he had made purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high, (Heb 1:3 NRSV)

In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. (2 Cor 4:4 NRSV)

And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father's only son, full of grace and truth. (John 1:14 NRSV)

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; (Col 1:15 NRSV)

"And to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the origin of God's creation: (Rev 3:14 NRSV)

All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ, and has given us the ministry of reconciliation; (2 Cor 5:18 NRSV)

that is, in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting the message of reconciliation to us. (2 Cor 5:19 NRSV)

John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, (Rev 1:4 NRSV)

"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty. (Rev 1:8 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

For in him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell, (Col 1:19 NRSV)

and through him God was pleased to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, by making peace through the blood of his cross. (Col 1:20 NRSV)

so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bend, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, (Phil 2:10 NRSV)

and every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. (Phil 2:11 NRSV)

The LORD says to my lord, "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies your footstool." (Psa 110:1 NRSV)

Then comes the end, when he hands over the kingdom to God the Father, after he has destroyed every ruler and every authority and power. (1 Cor 15:24 NRSV)

For he must reign until he has put all his enemies under his feet. (1 Cor 15:25 NRSV)

The last enemy to be destroyed is death. (1 Cor 15:26 NRSV)

For "God has put all things in subjection under his feet." But when it says, "All things are put in subjection," it is plain that this does not include the one who put all things in subjection under him. (1 Cor 15:27 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

as a plan for the fullness of time, to gather up all things in him, things in heaven and things on earth. (Eph 1:10 NRSV)

God put this power to work in Christ when he raised him from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly places, (Eph 1:20 NRSV)

far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the age to come. (Eph 1:21 NRSV)

And he has put all things under his feet and has made him the head over all things for the church, (Eph 1:22 NRSV)

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. (Eph 1:23 NRSV)

and through him God was pleased to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, by making peace through the blood of his cross. (Col 1:20 NRSV)

And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself." (John 12:32 NRSV)

The Lord is not slow about his promise, as some think of slowness, but is patient with you, not wanting any to perish, but all to come to repentance. (2 Pet 3:9 NRSV)

And so all Israel will be saved; as it is written, "Out of Zion will come the Deliverer; he will banish ungodliness from Jacob." (Rom 11:26 NRSV)

This is right and is acceptable in the sight of God our Savior, (1 Tim 2:3 NRSV)

who desires everyone to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth. (1 Tim 2:4 NRSV)

that they may all be one. As you, Father, are in me and I am in you, may they also be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me. (John 17:21 NRSV)

I in them and you in me, that they may become completely one, so that the world may know that you have sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me. (John 17:23 NRSV)

By myself I have sworn, from my mouth has gone forth in righteousness a word that shall not return: "To me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear." (Isa 45:23 NRSV)

so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bend, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, (Phil 2:10 NRSV)

He will transform the body of our humiliation that it may be conformed to the body of his glory, by the power that also enables him to make all things subject to himself. (Phil 3:21 NRSV)

Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. (John 14:6 NRSV)

subjecting all things under their feet." Now in subjecting all things to them, God left nothing outside their control. As it is, we do not yet see everything in subjection to them, (Heb 2:8 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

Jesus answered, "The first is, 'Hear, O Israel: the Lord our God, the Lord is one; (Mark 12:29 NRSV)

you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.' (Mark 12:30 NRSV)

The second is this, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' There is no other commandment greater than these." (Mark 12:31 NRSV)

just as he chose us in Christ before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless before him in love. (Eph 1:4 NRSV)

Ever since the creation of the world his eternal power and divine nature, invisible though they are, have been understood and seen through the things he has made. So they are without excuse; (Rom 1:20 NRSV)

He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of the ages for your sake. (1 Pet 1:20 NRSV)

Father, I desire that those also, whom you have given me, may be with me where I am, to see my glory, which you have given me because you loved me before the foundation of the world. (John 17:24 NRSV)

but with the precious blood of Christ, like that of a lamb without defect or blemish. (1 Pet 1:19 NRSV)

He was destined before the foundation of the world, but was revealed at the end of the ages for your sake. (1 Pet 1:20 NRSV)

this man, handed over to you according to the definite plan and foreknowledge of God, you crucified and killed by the hands of those outside the law. (Acts 2:23 NRSV)

Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and clings to his wife, and they become one flesh. (Gen 2:24 NRSV)

But from the beginning of creation, 'God made them male and female.' (Mark 10:6 NRSV)

'For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, (Mark 10:7 NRSV)

and the two shall become one flesh.' So they are no longer two, but one flesh. (Mark 10:8 NRSV)

Look at my hands and my feet; see that it is I myself. Touch me and see; for a ghost does not have flesh and bones as you see that I have." (Luke 24:39 NRSV)

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; (Col 1:15 NRSV)

He is the head of the body, the church; he is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that he might come to have first place in everything. (Col 1:18 NRSV)

"And to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the origin of God's creation: (Rev 3:14 NRSV)

So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! (2 Cor 5:17 NRSV)

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. (John 1:1 NRSV)

I am going to send an angel in front of you, to guard you on the way and to bring you to the place that I have prepared. (Exo 23:20 NRSV)

Be attentive to him and listen to his voice; do not rebel against him, for he will not pardon your transgression; for my name is in him. (Exo 23:21 NRSV)

God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth." (John 4:24 NRSV)

Do you not know that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you? (1 Cor 3:16 NRSV)

Do you not know that you are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in you? (1 Cor 3:16 NRSV)

Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, which you have from God, and that you are not your own? (1 Cor 6:19 NRSV)

for through him both of us have access in one Spirit to the Father. (Eph 2:18 NRSV)

in whom you also are built together spiritually into a dwelling place for God. (Eph 2:22 NRSV)

inquiring about the person or time that the Spirit of Christ within them indicated when it testified in advance to the sufferings destined for Christ and the subsequent glory. (1 Pet 1:11 NRSV)

because no prophecy ever came by human will, but men and women moved by the Holy Spirit spoke from God. (2 Pet 1:21 NRSV)

Long ago God spoke to our ancestors in many and various ways by the prophets, (Heb 1:1 NRSV)

The spirit of the LORD speaks through me, his word is upon my tongue. (2 Sam 23:2 NRSV)

And he said, "Hear my words: When there are prophets among you, I the LORD make myself known to them in visions; I speak to them in dreams. (Num 12:6 NRSV)

Let anyone who has an ear listen to what the Spirit is saying to the churches. To everyone who conquers, I will give permission to eat from the tree of life that is in the paradise of God. (Rev 2:7 NRSV)

Let anyone who has an ear listen to what the Spirit is saying to the churches. Whoever conquers will not be harmed by the second death. (Rev 2:11 NRSV)

The Spirit and the bride say, "Come." And let everyone who hears say, "Come." And let everyone who is thirsty come. Let anyone who wishes take the water of life as a gift. (Rev 22:17 NRSV)

While Peter was still thinking about the vision, the Spirit said to him, "Look, three men are searching for you. (Acts 10:19 NRSV)

But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, (Gal 4:4 NRSV)

The angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. (Luke 1:30 NRSV)

And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. (Luke 1:31 NRSV)

The angel said to her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be holy; he will be called Son of God. (Luke 1:35 NRSV)

how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power; how he went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with him. (Acts 10:38 NRSV)

For in this city, in fact, both Herod and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles and the peoples of Israel, gathered together against your holy servant Jesus, whom you anointed, (Acts 4:27 NRSV)

Know therefore and understand: from the time that the word went out to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the time of an anointed prince, there shall be seven weeks; and for sixty-two weeks it shall be built again with streets and moat, but in a troubled time. (Dan 9:25 NRSV)

The spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, because the LORD has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed, to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and release to the prisoners; (Isa 61:1 NRSV)

and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was given to him. He unrolled the scroll and found the place where it was written: (Luke 4:17 NRSV)

"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free, (Luke 4:18 NRSV)

to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor." (Luke 4:19 NRSV)

And he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant, and sat down. The eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on him. (Luke 4:20 NRSV)

Then he began to say to them, "Today this scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing." (Luke 4:21 NRSV)

you love righteousness and hate wickedness. Therefore God, your God, has anointed you with the oil of gladness beyond your companions; (Psa 45:7 NRSV)

yet for us there is one God, the Father, from whom are all things and for whom we exist, and one Lord, Jesus Christ, through whom are all things and through whom we exist. (1 Cor 8:6 NRSV)

For the LORD your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God, mighty and awesome, who is not partial and takes no bribe, (Deu 10:17 NRSV)

For you are our father, though Abraham does not know us and Israel does not acknowledge us; you, O LORD, are our father; our Redeemer from of old is your name. (Isa 63:16 NRSV)

He is the head of the body, the church; he is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, so that he might come to have first place in everything. (Col 1:18 NRSV)

So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! (2 Cor 5:17 NRSV)

For neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is anything; but a new creation is everything! (Gal 6:15 NRSV)

"And to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the origin of God's creation: (Rev 3:14 NRSV)

And the one who was seated on the throne said, "See, I am making all things new." Also he said, "Write this, for these words are trustworthy and true." (Rev 21:5 NRSV)

yet for us there is one God, the Father, from whom are all things and for whom we exist, and one Lord, Jesus Christ, through whom are all things and through whom we exist. (1 Cor 8:6 NRSV)

Yet, O LORD, you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand. (Isa 64:8 NRSV)

The angel said to her, "The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be holy; he will be called Son of God. (Luke 1:35 NRSV)

he saved us, not because of any works of righteousness that we had done, but according to his mercy, through the water of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit. (Titus 3:5 NRSV)

Jesus answered him, "Very truly, I tell you, no one can see the kingdom of God without being born from above." (John 3:3 NRSV)

Nicodemus said to him, "How can anyone be born after having grown old? Can one enter a second time into the mother's womb and be born?" (John 3:4 NRSV)

Jesus answered, "Very truly, I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God without being born of water and Spirit. (John 3:5 NRSV)

What is born of the flesh is flesh, and what is born of the Spirit is spirit. (John 3:6 NRSV)

Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. (Mat 1:18 NRSV)

For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. (Isa 9:6 NRSV)

The Father and I are one." (John 10:30 NRSV)

But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in me and I am in the Father." (John 10:38 NRSV)

Jesus said to him, "Have I been with you all this time, Philip, and you still do not know me? Whoever has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, 'Show us the Father'? (John 14:9 NRSV)

Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own; but the Father who dwells in me does his works. (John 14:10 NRSV)

For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. (Isa 9:6 NRSV)

And the one who was seated on the throne said, "See, I am making all things new." Also he said, "Write this, for these words are trustworthy and true." (Rev 21:5 NRSV)

Thus says the LORD, your Redeemer, who formed you in the womb: I am the LORD, who made all things, who alone stretched out the heavens, who by myself spread out the earth; (Isa 44:24 NRSV)

Yet, O LORD, you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand. (Isa 64:8 NRSV)

I am the LORD, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King. (Isa 43:15 NRSV)

The spirit of God has made me, and the breath of the Almighty gives me life. (Job 33:4 NRSV)

By his wind the heavens were made fair; his hand pierced the fleeing serpent. (Job 26:13 NRSV)

the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. (Gen 1:2 NRSV)

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; (Col 1:15 NRSV)

for in him all things in heaven and on earth were created, things visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or powers--all things have been created through him and for him. (Col 1:16 NRSV)

He himself is before all things, and in him all things hold together. (Col 1:17 NRSV)

All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into being (John 1:3 NRSV)

Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Look, the young woman is with child and shall bear a son, and shall name him Immanuel. (Isa 7:14 NRSV)

"Look, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel," which means, "God is with us." (Mat 1:23 NRSV)

He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation; (Col 1:15 NRSV)

for in him all things in heaven and on earth were created, things visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or powers--all things have been created through him and for him. (Col 1:16 NRSV)

He himself is before all things, and in him all things hold together. (Col 1:17 NRSV)

And the one who was seated on the throne said, "See, I am making all things new." Also he said, "Write this, for these words are trustworthy and true." (Rev 21:5 NRSV)

And the LORD said to Moses, "How long will this people despise me? And how long will they refuse to believe in me, in spite of all the signs that I have done among them? (Num 14:11 NRSV)

the LORD alone guided him; no foreign god was with him. (Deu 32:12 NRSV)

I am the LORD, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King. (Isa 43:15 NRSV)

But they rebelled and grieved his holy spirit; therefore he became their enemy; he himself fought against them. (Isa 63:10 NRSV)

Then they remembered the days of old, of Moses his servant. Where is the one who brought them up out of the sea with the shepherds of his flock? Where is the one who put within them his holy spirit, (Isa 63:11 NRSV)

who caused his glorious arm to march at the right hand of Moses, who divided the waters before them to make for himself an everlasting name, (Isa 63:12 NRSV)

who led them through the depths? Like a horse in the desert, they did not stumble. (Isa 63:13 NRSV)

Like cattle that go down into the valley, the spirit of the LORD gave them rest. Thus you led your people, to make for yourself a glorious name. (Isa 63:14 NRSV)

Look down from heaven and see, from your holy and glorious habitation. Where are your zeal and your might? The yearning of your heart and your compassion? They are withheld from me. (Isa 63:15 NRSV)

For you are our father, though Abraham does not know us and Israel does not acknowledge us; you, O LORD, are our father; our Redeemer from of old is your name. (Isa 63:16 NRSV)

Yet, O LORD, you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand. (Isa 64:8 NRSV)

I am going to send an angel in front of you, to guard you on the way and to bring you to the place that I have prepared. (Exo 23:20 NRSV)

Be attentive to him and listen to his voice; do not rebel against him, for he will not pardon your transgression; for my name is in him. (Exo 23:21 NRSV)

But if you listen attentively to his voice and do all that I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and a foe to your foes. (Exo 23:22 NRSV)

When my angel goes in front of you, and brings you to the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Canaanites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, and I blot them out, (Exo 23:23 NRSV)

I have come in my Father's name, and you do not accept me; if another comes in his own name, you will accept him. (John 5:43 NRSV)

If you conquer, I will make you a pillar in the temple of my God; you will never go out of it. I will write on you the name of my God, and the name of the city of my God, the new Jerusalem that comes down from my God out of heaven, and my own new name. (Rev 3:12 NRSV)

John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, (Rev 1:4 NRSV)

"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty. (Rev 1:8 NRSV)

A voice cries out: "In the wilderness prepare the way of the LORD, make straight in the desert a highway for our God. (Isa 40:3 NRSV)

This is the one of whom the prophet Isaiah spoke when he said, "The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: 'Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.'" (Mat 3:3 NRSV)

But the LORD of hosts, him you shall regard as holy; let him be your fear, and let him be your dread. (Isa 8:13 NRSV)

He will become a sanctuary, a stone one strikes against; for both houses of Israel he will become a rock one stumbles over--a trap and a snare for the inhabitants of Jerusalem. (Isa 8:14 NRSV)

To you then who believe, he is precious; but for those who do not believe, "The stone that the builders rejected has become the very head of the corner," (1 Pet 2:7 NRSV)

and "A stone that makes them stumble, and a rock that makes them fall." They stumble because they disobey the word, as they were destined to do. (1 Pet 2:8 NRSV)

And I will pour out a spirit of compassion and supplication on the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that, when they look on the one whom they have pierced, they shall mourn for him, as one mourns for an only child, and weep bitterly over him, as one weeps over a firstborn. (Zec 12:10 NRSV)

And again another passage of scripture says, "They will look on the one whom they have pierced." (John 19:37 NRSV)

By myself I have sworn, from my mouth has gone forth in righteousness a word that shall not return: "To me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear." (Isa 45:23 NRSV)

Why do you pass judgment on your brother or sister? Or you, why do you despise your brother or sister? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God. (Rom 14:10 NRSV)

For it is written, "As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall give praise to God." (Rom 14:11 NRSV)

Whoever does not love me does not keep my words; and the word that you hear is not mine, but is from the Father who sent me. (John 14:24 NRSV)

for I have not spoken on my own, but the Father who sent me has himself given me a commandment about what to say and what to speak. (John 12:49 NRSV)

because no prophecy ever came by human will, but men and women moved by the Holy Spirit spoke from God. (2 Pet 1:21 NRSV)

When they had prayed, the place in which they were gathered together was shaken; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God with boldness. (Acts 4:31 NRSV)

The spirit of the LORD speaks through me, his word is upon my tongue. (2 Sam 23:2 NRSV)

Hear, O Israel: The LORD [YHWH] is our God, the LORD [YHWH] one. (Deu 6:4 NRSV)

For LORD [YHWH] your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great God [el], mighty and awesome, who is not partial and takes no bribe, (Deu 10:17 NRSV)

 

For the LORD your God is Godfor through him both of us have access in one Spirit to the Father. (Eph 2:18 NRSV)

making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. (Eph 4:3 NRSV)

There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, (Eph 4:4 NRSV)

For just as the body is one and has many members, and all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so it is with Christ. (1 Cor 12:12 NRSV)

There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, (Eph 4:4 NRSV)

one Lord, one faith, one baptism, (Eph 4:5 NRSV)

one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in all. (Eph 4:6 NRSV)

For as in one body we have many members, and not all the members have the same function, (Rom 12:4 NRSV)

so we, who are many, are one body in Christ, and individually we are members one of another. (Rom 12:5 NRSV)

Because there is one bread, we who are many are one body, for we all partake of the one bread. (1 Cor 10:17 NRSV)

so that they may know, from the rising of the sun and from the west, that there is no one besides me; I am the LORD, and there is no other. (Isa 45:6 NRSV)

For if the message declared through angels was valid, and every transgression or disobedience received a just penalty, (Heb 2:2 NRSV)

But to which of the angels has he ever said, "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet"? (Heb 1:13 NRSV)

Are not all angels spirits in the divine service, sent to serve for the sake of those who are to inherit salvation? (Heb 1:14 NRSV)

The Father and I are one." (John 10:30 NRSV)

for I have not spoken on my own, but the Father who sent me has himself given me a commandment about what to say and what to speak. (John 12:49 NRSV)

Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own; but the Father who dwells in me does his works. (John 14:10 NRSV)

and through him God was pleased to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, by making peace through the blood of his cross. (Col 1:20 NRSV)

which is his body, the fullness of him who fills all in all. (Eph 1:23 NRSV)

tBut when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, (Gal 4:4 NRSV)

o them belong the patriarchs, and from them, according to the flesh, comes the Messiah, who is over all, God blessed forever. Amen. (Rom 9:5 NRSV)

and threw him into the pit, and locked and sealed it over him, so that he would deceive the nations no more, until the thousand years were ended. After that he must be let out for a little while. (Rev 20:3 NRSV)

I in them and you in me, that they may become completely one, so that the world may know that you have sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me. (John 17:23 NRSV)

Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (Phil 1:2 NRSV)

"Ananias," Peter asked, "why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back part of the proceeds of the land? (Acts 5:3 NRSV)

While it remained unsold, did it not remain your own? And after it was sold, were not the proceeds at your disposal? How is it that you have contrived this deed in your heart? You did not lie to us but to God!" (Acts 5:4 NRSV)

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. (John 1:1 NRSV)

And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father's only son, full of grace and truth. (John 1:14 NRSV)

For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, (Col 2:9 NRSV)

Thomas answered him, "My Lord and my God!" (John 20:28 NRSV)

But of the Son he says, "Your throne, O God, is forever and ever, and the righteous scepter is the scepter of your kingdom. (Heb 1:8 NRSV)

while we wait for the blessed hope and the manifestation of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ. (Titus 2:13 NRSV)

And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding so that we may know him who is true; and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life. (1 John 5:20 NRSV)

For to this end we toil and struggle, because we have our hope set on the living God, who is the Savior of all people, especially of those who believe. (1 Tim 4:10 NRSV)

John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, (Rev 1:4 NRSV)

"I am the Alpha and the Omega," says the Lord God, who is and who was and who is to come, the Almighty. (Rev 1:8 NRSV)

And they sing the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb: "Great and amazing are your deeds, Lord God the Almighty! Just and true are your ways, King of the nations! (Rev 15:3 NRSV)

and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead--Jesus, who rescues us from the wrath that is coming. (1 Th 1:10 NRSV)

If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ from the dead will give life to your mortal bodies also through his Spirit that dwells in you. (Rom 8:11 NRSV)

Jesus answered them, "Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up." (John 2:19 NRSV)

For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life in order to take it up again. (John 10:17 NRSV)

Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own; but the Father who dwells in me does his works. (John 14:10 NRSV)

The Father loves the Son and shows him all that he himself is doing; and he will show him greater works than these, so that you will be astonished. (John 5:20 NRSV)

Indeed, just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to whomever he wishes. (John 5:21 NRSV)

and he has given him authority to execute judgment, because he is the Son of Man. (John 5:27 NRSV)

Do not be astonished at this; for the hour is coming when all who are in their graves will hear his voice (John 5:28 NRSV)

The Father loves the Son and shows him all that he himself is doing; and he will show him greater works than these, so that you will be astonished. (John 5:20 NRSV)

Indeed, just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to whomever he wishes. (John 5:21 NRSV)

and he has given him authority to execute judgment, because he is the Son of Man. (John 5:27 NRSV)

Do not be astonished at this; for the hour is coming when all who are in their graves will hear his voice (John 5:28 NRSV)

(The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were ended.) This is the first resurrection. (Rev 20:5 NRSV)

What agreement has the temple of God with idols? For we are the temple of the living God; as God said, "I will live in them and walk among them, and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. (2 Cor 6:16 NRSV)

This is the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him, because he abides with you, and he will be in you. (John 14:17 NRSV)

Do you not believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on my own; but the Father who dwells in me does his works. (John 14:10 NRSV)

But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in me and I am in the Father." (John 10:38 NRSV)

To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory. (Col 1:27 NRSV)

whenever our hearts condemn us; for God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything. (1 John 3:20 NRSV)

these things God has revealed to us through the Spirit; for the Spirit searches everything, even the depths of God. (1 Cor 2:10 NRSV)

For what human being knows what is truly human except the human spirit that is within? So also no one comprehends what is truly God's except the Spirit of God. (1 Cor 2:11 NRSV)

But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything, and remind you of all that I have said to you. (John 14:26 NRSV)

whenever our hearts condemn us; for God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything. (1 John 3:20 NRSV)

in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge. (Col 2:3 NRSV)

I am the LORD, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King. (Isa 43:15 NRSV)

For you will not abandon my soul to Hades, or let your Holy One experience corruption. (Acts 2:27 NRSV)

while you stretch out your hand to heal, and signs and wonders are performed through the name of your holy servant Jesus." (Acts 4:30 NRSV)

they cried out with a loud voice, "Sovereign Lord, holy and true, how long will it be before you judge and avenge our blood on the inhabitants of the earth?" (Rev 6:10 NRSV)

When the soles of the feet of the priests who bear the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the earth, rest in the waters of the Jordan, the waters of the Jordan flowing from above shall be cut off; they shall stand in a single heap." (Josh 3:13 NRSV)

The angel answered me, "These are the four winds of heaven going out, after presenting themselves before the LORD of all the earth. (Zec 6:5 NRSV)

The LORD says to my lord, "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies your footstool." (Psa 110:1 NRSV)

While Jesus was teaching in the temple, he said, "How can the scribes say that the Messiah is the son of David? (Mark 12:35 NRSV)

David himself, by the Holy Spirit, declared, 'The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand, until I put your enemies under your feet."' (Mark 12:36 NRSV)

David himself calls him Lord; so how can he be his son?" And the large crowd was listening to him with delight. (Mark 12:37 NRSV)

"Fellow Israelites, I may say to you confidently of our ancestor David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. (Acts 2:29 NRSV)

Since he was a prophet, he knew that God had sworn with an oath to him that he would put one of his descendants on his throne. (Acts 2:30 NRSV)

Foreseeing this, David spoke of the resurrection of the Messiah, saying, 'He was not abandoned to Hades, nor did his flesh experience corruption.' (Acts 2:31 NRSV)

This Jesus God raised up, and of that all of us are witnesses. (Acts 2:32 NRSV)

Being therefore exalted at the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this that you both see and hear. (Acts 2:33 NRSV)

For David did not ascend into the heavens, but he himself says, 'The Lord said to my Lord, "Sit at my right hand, (Acts 2:34 NRSV)

until I make your enemies your footstool."' (Acts 2:35 NRSV)

Therefore let the entire house of Israel know with certainty that God has made him both Lord and Messiah, this Jesus whom you crucified." (Acts 2:36 NRSV)

The God of our ancestors raised up Jesus, whom you had killed by hanging him on a tree. (Acts 5:30 NRSV)

God exalted him at his right hand as Leader and Savior that he might give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins. (Acts 5:31 NRSV)

For he must reign until he has put all his enemies under his feet. (1 Cor 15:25 NRSV)

The last enemy to be destroyed is death. (1 Cor 15:26 NRSV)

For "God has put all things in subjection under his feet." But when it says, "All things are put in subjection," it is plain that this does not include the one who put all things in subjection under him. (1 Cor 15:27 NRSV)

When all things are subjected to him, then the Son himself will also be subjected to the one who put all things in subjection under him, so that God may be all in all. (1 Cor 15:28 NRSV)

This is the list of the descendants of Adam. When God created humankind, he made them in the likeness of God. (Gen 5:1 NRSV)

Male and female he created them, and he blessed them and named them "Humankind" when they were created. (Gen 5:2 NRSV)

Then God said, "Let us make humankind in our image, according to our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the wild animals of the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth." (Gen 1:26 NRSV)

So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. (Gen 1:27 NRSV)

Yet death exercised dominion from Adam to Moses, even over those whose sins were not like the transgression of Adam, who is a type of the one who was to come. (Rom 5:14 NRSV)

Male and female he created them, and he blessed them and named them "Humankind" when they were created. (Gen 5:2 NRSV)

So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. (Gen 1:27 NRSV)

Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and clings to his wife, and they become one flesh. (Gen 2:24 NRSV)

But from the beginning of creation, 'God made them male and female.' (Mark 10:6 NRSV)

'For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, (Mark 10:7 NRSV)

and the two shall become one flesh.' So they are no longer two, but one flesh. (Mark 10:8 NRSV)

I form light and create darkness, I make peace and create evil; I the LORD do all these things. (Isa 45:7)

And he said to him, "Why do you ask me about what is good? There is only one who is good. If you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments." (Mat 19:17 NRSV)

so that you may be children of your Father in heaven; for he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the righteous and on the unrighteous. (Mat 5:45 NRSV)

For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have? Do not even the tax collectors do the same? (Mat 5:46 NRSV)

And if you greet only your brothers and sisters, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same? (Mat 5:47 NRSV)

Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect. (Mat 5:48 NRSV)

Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love. (1 John 4:8 NRSV)

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God. (Psa 90:2 NRSV)

But you, O LORD, are enthroned forever; your name endures to all generations. (Psa 102:12 NRSV)

to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen. (Eph 3:21 NRSV)

just as he chose us in Christ before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless before him in love. (Eph 1:4 NRSV)

"But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Even heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain you, much less this house that I have built! (1 Ki 8:27 NRSV)

Thus says the LORD: Heaven is my throne and the earth is my footstool; what is the house that you would build for me, and what is my resting place? (Isa 66:1 NRSV)

Yet the Most High does not dwell in houses made with human hands; as the prophet says, (Acts 7:48 NRSV)

Where can I go from your spirit? Or where can I flee from your presence? (Psa 139:7 NRSV)

If I ascend to heaven, you are there; if I make my bed in Sheol, you are there. (Psa 139:8 NRSV)

If I take the wings of the morning and settle at the farthest limits of the sea, (Psa 139:9 NRSV)

even there your hand shall lead me, and your right hand shall hold me fast. (Psa 139:10 NRSV)

Am I a God near by, says the LORD, and not a God far off? (Jer 23:23 NRSV)

Who can hide in secret places so that I cannot see them? says the LORD. Do I not fill heaven and earth? says the LORD. (Jer 23:24 NRSV)

'Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool. What kind of house will you build for me, says the Lord, or what is the place of my rest? (Acts 7:49 NRSV)

so that they would search for God and perhaps grope for him and find him--though indeed he is not far from each one of us. (Acts 17:27 NRSV)

For 'In him we live and move and have our being'; as even some of your own poets have said, 'For we too are his offspring.' (Acts 17:28 NRSV)