May those who hope in you not be disgraced because of me, O Lord, the LORD Almighty; may those who seek you not be put to shame because of me, O God of Israel.
How can they preach unless they are sent? As it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!”
From infancy you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
If you do not obey the LORD, and if you rebel against his commands, his hand will be against you, as it was against your fathers.
Be submissive to those who are older. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”