When you have eaten and ate satisfied, you shall bless the Lord your God for the good land which He has given you.
Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.
Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perserverane finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is nobke, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable – it anything is excellent or praiseworthy – think about such things.
I am laid low in the dust; preserve me life according to your word.
But God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth, and the waters receded.
For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.
To the person who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness, but to the sinner he gives the task of gathering and storing up wealth to hand it over to the one who pleases God. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.
Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.