It also means "the eye" or "the face." ... Because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Z. All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. I H The brothers immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Berea, and when they arrived they went into the Jewish synagogue. U “You are my witnesses,” declares the Lord, “and my servant whom I have chosen, that you may know and believe me and understand that I am he. ‣ ‣ ‣ ‣ But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wife is her husband, and the head of Christ is God. God has a face, prosopon, which literally means "toward." After making purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high. You have now heard his blasphemy. According to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and for sprinkling with his blood: May grace and peace be multiplied to you. He is not here, for he has risen, as he said. They are provided for information purposes only. Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places. To him be glory forever. Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water. ‣ For the works that the Father has given me to accomplish, the very works that I am doing, bear witness about me that the Father has sent me. To settle one's countenance stedfastly upon a person (II Kings 8:11) is synonymous with staring or gazing at a person. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. F I am telling you this now, before it takes place, that when it does take place you may believe that I am he. You therefore must be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect. Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God forever and ever! He is the radiance of the glory of God and the exact imprint of his nature, and he upholds the universe by the word of his power. Shake yourself from the dust and arise; be seated, O Jerusalem; loose the bonds from your neck, O captive daughter of Zion. Then the Lord said to Jacob, “Return to the land of your fathers and to your kindred, and I will be with you.” So Jacob sent and called Rachel and Leah into the field where his flock was and said to them, “I see that your father does not regard me with favor as he did before. O The Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace. You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. I In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. For David says concerning him, “‘I saw the Lord always before me, for he is at my right hand that I may not be shaken; therefore my heart was glad, and my tongue rejoiced; my flesh also will dwell in hope. I, the Lord, the first, and with the last; I am he. “Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man attested to you by God with mighty works and wonders and signs that God did through him in your midst, as you yourselves know—, Thomas answered him, “My Lord and my God!”. Q And he is before all things, and in him all things hold together. Amen. ‣ S Z. When the perishable puts on the imperishable, and the mortal puts on immortality, then shall come to pass the saying that is written: “Death is swallowed up in victory.” “O death, where is your victory? Waiting for our blessed hope, the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, O Timothy, guard the deposit entrusted to you. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. “The LORD bless thee, and keep thee: the LORD make His face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: the LORD lift up His countenance upon thee, and give thee peace” (Numbers 6:24–26). The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace. G And Mary said to the angel, “How will this be, since I am a virgin?” And the angel answered her, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be called holy—the Son of God. Genesis 31:1-55 ESV / 5 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. But because of your hard and impenitent heart you are storing up wrath for yourself on the day of wrath when God's righteous judgment will be revealed. In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. For not by their own sword did they win the land, nor did their own arm save them, but your right hand and your arm, and the light of your face, for you delighted in them. Moses said, ‘The Lord God will raise up for you a prophet like me from your brothers. J This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God.