Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, urge you to walk worthy of the calling you have received.
Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself unstained from the world.
Then he said to them all, “If anyone wants to follow after me, let him deny himself, take up his cross daily, and follow me.”
I waited patiently for the Lord, and he turned to me and heard my cry for help.
From the rising of the sun to its setting, let the name of the Lord be praised.
Love one another deeply as brothers and sisters. Take the lead in honoring one another.
Adopt the same attitude as that of Christ Jesus.
But those who trust in the Lord will renew their strength; they will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not become weary, they will walk and not faint.
This is the confidence we have before him: If we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.
For where two or three are gathered together in my name, I am there among them.