9 I am the Door; anyone who enters in through Me will be saved (will live).
He will come in and he will go out [freely], and will find pasture.
Love the Lord, all you his saints. The Lord preserves the faithful, but abundantly repays the one who acts haughtily.
Why have they been numbered among the children of God? And why is their lot among the saints?
For in secret the holy children of good people offered sacrifices, and with one accord agreed to the divine law, so that the saints would share alike the same things, both blessings and dangers; and already they were singing the praises of the ancestors.
The tombs also were opened, and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised.
But Ananias answered, “Lord, I have heard from many about this man, how much evil he has done to your saints in Jerusalem;
He gave her his hand and helped her up. Then calling the saints and widows, he showed her to be alive.
And that is what I did in Jerusalem; with authority received from the chief priests, I not only locked up many of the saints in prison, but I also cast my vote against them when they were being condemned to death.
To all God’s beloved in Rome, who are called to be saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
And God, who searches the heart, knows what is the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for the saints according to the will of God.
Contribute to the needs of the saints; extend hospitality to strangers.
At present, however, I am going to Jerusalem in a ministry to the saints;
for Macedonia and Achaia have been pleased to share their resources with the poor among the saints at Jerusalem.
that I may be rescued from the unbelievers in Judea, and that my ministry to Jerusalem may be acceptable to the saints,
so that you may welcome her in the Lord as is fitting for the saints, and help her in whatever she may require from you, for she has been a benefactor of many and of myself as well.
Greet Philologus, Julia, Nereus and his sister, and Olympas, and all the saints who are with them.
To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, together with all those who in every place call on the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord and ours:
Do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you incompetent to try trivial cases?
for God is a God not of disorder but of peace. (As in all the churches of the saints,
Now, brothers and sisters, you know that members of the household of Stephanas were the first converts in Achaia, and they have devoted themselves to the service of thesaints;
begging us earnestly for the privilege of sharing in this ministry to the saints—
for the rendering of this ministry not only supplies the needs of the saints but also overflows with many thanksgivings to God.
Greet one another with a holy kiss. All the saints greet you.
so that, with the eyes of your heart enlightened, you may know what is the hope to which he has called you, what are the riches of his glorious inheritance among the saints,
So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are citizens with the saints and also members of the household of God,
Although I am the very least of all the saints, this grace was given to me to bring to the Gentiles the news of the boundless riches of Christ,
I pray that you may have the power to comprehend, with all the saints, what is the breadth and length and height and depth,
to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ,
Pray in the Spirit at all times in every prayer and supplication. To that end keep alert and always persevere in supplication for all the saints.
All the saints greet you, especially those of the emperor’s household.
To the saints and faithful brothers and sisters in Christ in Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father.
for we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love that you have for all the saints,
giving thanks to the Father, who has enabled you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the light.
the mystery that has been hidden throughout the ages and generations but has now been revealed to his saints.
And may he so strengthen your hearts in holiness that you may be blameless before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus with all his saints.
when he comes to be glorified by his saints and to be marveled at on that day among all who have believed, because our testimony to you was believed.
she must be well attested for her good works, as one who has brought up children, shown hospitality, washed the saints’ feet, helped the afflicted, and devoted herself to doing good in every way.
because I hear of your love for all the saints and your faith toward the Lord Jesus.
I have indeed received much joy and encouragement from your love, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you, my brother.
For God is not unjust; he will not overlook your work and the love that you showed for his sake in serving the saints, as you still do.
Greet all your leaders and all the saints. Those from Italy send you greetings.
When he had taken the scroll, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders fell before the Lamb, each holding a harp and golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of the saints.
They sing a new song: “You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals, for you were slaughtered and by your blood you ransomed for God saints from every tribe and language and people and nation;
Another angel with a golden censer came and stood at the altar; he was given a great quantity of incense to offer with the prayers of all the saints on the golden altar that is before the throne.
And the smoke of the incense, with the prayers of the saints, rose before God from the hand of the angel.
The nations raged, but your wrath has come, and the time for judging the dead, for rewarding your servants, the prophets and saints and all who fear your name, both small and great, and for destroying those who destroy the earth.”
Also it was allowed to make war on the saints and to conquer them. It was given authority over every tribe and people and language and nation,
If you are to be taken captive, into captivity you go; if you kill with the sword, with the sword you must be killed. Here is a call for the endurance and faith of the saints.
Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of God and hold fast to the faith of Jesus.
because they shed the blood of saints and prophets, you have given them blood to drink. It is what they deserve!”
And I saw that the woman was drunk with the blood of the saints and the blood of the witnesses to Jesus. When I saw her, I was greatly amazed.
Rejoice over her, O heaven, you saints and apostles and prophets! For God has given judgment for you against her.
And in you was found the blood of prophets and of saints, and of all who have been slaughtered on earth.”
to her it has been granted to be clothed with fine linen, bright and pure”— for the fine linen is the righteous deeds of the saints.
They marched up over the breadth of the earth and surrounded the camp of the saints and the beloved city. And fire came down from heaven and consumed them.
The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all the saints. Amen.