ROMANS 5:2

“into this place of undeserved privilege

“our hope” of “confidently and joyfully”—“experiencing and enjoying”—“the GLORIOUS things he has for us in the future.”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible, New Living Translation, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

 

ROMANS 3:23

Sinned either outwardly being “lawless,” inwardly refusing “to believe” the gospel, or thinking things “without a conviction of its approval by God”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible-Classic Version, Message Bible, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

 

JAMES 1:9

“cheer,” and “be glad” that “as a Christian”  we’re called to the true riches and to be an heir of God.”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible-Classic Version, Message Bible, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

 

1 CORINTHIANS 10:31

Whatever you do  (flossing teeth, driving vehicles, work performance) whether you eat or drink” “or anything else” all of it “should be done” “for the honor and GLORY of God.”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible, New Living Translation, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

 

ISAIAH 28:5

Jesus—“the Lord of hosts” –will “himself be” “a crown of GLORY and a diadem of beauty”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible-Classic Version, and New Living Translation.]

 

DANIEL 7:13-14

given…glory and a kingdom”—what another version calls “the GLORY of royalty.”

In my studies of the concept of the glory of God I’ve discovered that numerous other words seem to come under the broad umbrella of the word “glory.” The word “power” is one that comes up frequently, either added to the word “glory” or on its own.

[Adapted from Amplified Bible, and Message Bible.]

 

ROMANS 15:8-9

“Christ became “a servant and a minister

We, like the covenanted Jews, can also “GLORIFY God for His mercy.”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible, New Living Translation, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

 

REVELATION 4:11

We can say after we’ve achieved a measure of fame “take the GLORY! The honor!

The power” God because “You created it all”—all of our gifts and talents.

[Adapted from Message Bible.]

 

1 PETER 4:14

the Spirit of GLORY…is resting on you”“his glory.”

You have “nothing to be ashamed of.” “Whom they curse, you GLORIFY.”

[Adapted from Amplified Bible, Message Bible, and J.B. Phillips New Testament.]

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