Steps to PEACE with
comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that
they may have life, and have it to the full.
like sheep, have gone astray,
each of us has turned to his own way;
and the LORD has laid on him
the iniquity of us all.
your iniquities have separated
you from your God;
your sins have hidden his face from you,
so that he will not hear.
have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
wages of sin is death,
a way that seems right to a man,
but in the end it leads to death.
God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son,
that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have
was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, and
through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether
things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through
his blood, shed on the cross.
is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man
were alienated from God and were enemies in your minds
because of your evil behavior. But now he has reconciled you
by Christ's physical body through death to present you holy
in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation
all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he
gave the right to become children of God