“This is the time of fulfillment. The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent and believe in the gospel.” (Mark 1:14-20)
“Rabbi, which translated means Teacher, where are you staying? He said to them, ‘Come, and you will see.’”
“I, the Lord, have called you for the victory of justice, I have grasped you by the hand; I have formed you, and set you as a covenant of the people, a light for the nations, to open the eyes of the blind, to bring out prisoners from confinement, and from the dungeon, those who …
“I proclaim to you good news of great joy: today, a Savior is born for us, Christ the Lord.” Luke 2: 10-11.
“In all circumstances give thanks, for this is the will of God for you in Jesus Christ. Do not quench the Spirit. Do not despise prophetic utterances. Test everything; retain what is good.” Thessalonians 5:16-24
“Comfort, give comfort to my people, says your God.” Isaiah 40:1-5.
“Watch, therefore; you do not know when the Lord of the house is coming…May he not come suddenly and find you sleeping. What I say to you, I say to all: ‘Watch!’” Mark 13:33-37.
“Come, blessed of my Father. Inherit the Kingdom prepared for you.” Matthew 25:31-46.
“Blessed are you who fear the Lord, who walk in his ways!” Psalm 128, 1-5.
“Resplendent and unfading is wisdom, and she is readily perceived by those who love her, and found by those who seek her.” Wisdom 6:12-16.