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Isaiah 40:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Get you up to a high mountain,
    O Zion, herald of good tidings;[a]
lift up your voice with strength,
    O Jerusalem, herald of good tidings,[b]
    lift it up, do not fear;
say to the cities of Judah,
    “Here is your God!”

Footnotes:

  1. Isaiah 40:9 Or O herald of good tidings to Zion
  2. Isaiah 40:9 Or O herald of good tidings to Jerusalem
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Isaiah 25:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

It will be said on that day,
    Lo, this is our God; we have waited for him, so that he might save us.
    This is the Lord for whom we have waited;
    let us be glad and rejoice in his salvation.

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Isaiah 12:2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Surely God is my salvation;
    I will trust, and will not be afraid,
for the Lord God[a] is my strength and my might;
    he has become my salvation.

Footnotes:

  1. Isaiah 12:2 Heb for Yah, the Lord
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Ephesians 6:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 Pray also for me, so that when I speak, a message may be given to me to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Ephesians 6:19 Other ancient authorities lack of the gospel
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Isaiah 61:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Good News of Deliverance

61 The spirit of the Lord God is upon me,
    because the Lord has anointed me;
he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed,
    to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
    and release to the prisoners;

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Isaiah 52:7-8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

How beautiful upon the mountains
    are the feet of the messenger who announces peace,
who brings good news,
    who announces salvation,
    who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.”
Listen! Your sentinels lift up their voices,
    together they sing for joy;
for in plain sight they see
    the return of the Lord to Zion.

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1 John 5:20-21 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding so that we may know him who is true;[a] and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.

21 Little children, keep yourselves from idols.[b]

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 5:20 Other ancient authorities read know the true God
  2. 1 John 5:21 Other ancient authorities add Amen
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1 Peter 3:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 But even if you do suffer for doing what is right, you are blessed. Do not fear what they fear,[a] and do not be intimidated,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Peter 3:14 Gk their fear
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1 Timothy 3:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 Without any doubt, the mystery of our religion is great:

He[a] was revealed in flesh,
    vindicated[b] in spirit,[c]
        seen by angels,
proclaimed among Gentiles,
    believed in throughout the world,
        taken up in glory.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 3:16 Gk Who; other ancient authorities read God; others, Which
  2. 1 Timothy 3:16 Or justified
  3. 1 Timothy 3:16 Or by the Spirit
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Philippians 1:28-29 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

28 and are in no way intimidated by your opponents. For them this is evidence of their destruction, but of your salvation. And this is God’s doing. 29 For he has graciously granted you the privilege not only of believing in Christ, but of suffering for him as well—

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Romans 10:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 But I ask, have they not heard? Indeed they have; for

“Their voice has gone out to all the earth,
    and their words to the ends of the world.”

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Acts 5:41-42 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

41 As they left the council, they rejoiced that they were considered worthy to suffer dishonor for the sake of the name. 42 And every day in the temple and at home[a] they did not cease to teach and proclaim Jesus as the Messiah.[b]

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 5:42 Or from house to house
  2. Acts 5:42 Or the Christ
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Acts 4:29 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

29 And now, Lord, look at their threats, and grant to your servants[a] to speak your word with all boldness,

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 4:29 Gk slaves
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Acts 4:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and ordinary men, they were amazed and recognized them as companions of Jesus.

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Acts 2:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Peter Addresses the Crowd

14 But Peter, standing with the eleven, raised his voice and addressed them, “Men of Judea and all who live in Jerusalem, let this be known to you, and listen to what I say.

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Luke 24:47 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

47 and that repentance and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.

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Jeremiah 22:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 Go up to Lebanon, and cry out,
    and lift up your voice in Bashan;
cry out from Abarim,
    for all your lovers are crushed.

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Isaiah 58:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Look, you fast only to quarrel and to fight
    and to strike with a wicked fist.
Such fasting as you do today
    will not make your voice heard on high.

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Isaiah 51:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

12 I, I am he who comforts you;
    why then are you afraid of a mere mortal who must die,
    a human being who fades like grass?

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Isaiah 51:7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Listen to me, you who know righteousness,
    you people who have my teaching in your hearts;
do not fear the reproach of others,
    and do not be dismayed when they revile you.

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Isaiah 41:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 I first have declared it to Zion,[a]
    and I give to Jerusalem a herald of good tidings.

Footnotes:

  1. Isaiah 41:27 Cn: Heb First to Zion—Behold, behold them
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Isaiah 35:3-4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Strengthen the weak hands,
    and make firm the feeble knees.
Say to those who are of a fearful heart,
    “Be strong, do not fear!
Here is your God.
    He will come with vengeance,
with terrible recompense.
    He will come and save you.”

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