Now d may the God of peace e who brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, f the great shepherd of the sheep, by g the blood of the eternal covenant,
h equip you with everything good that you may do his will, i working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, j to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
May the God of peace be with you all. Amen.
God raised him up, loosing the pangs of death, because it was not possible for him to be held by it.
Then he remembered the days of old, of Moses and his people. Where is he who brought them up out of the sea with the shepherds of his flock? Where is he who put in the midst of them his Holy Spirit.
I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
How much worse punishment, do you think, will be deserved by the one who has spurned the Son of God, and has profaned the blood of the covenant by which he was sanctified, and has outraged the Spirit of grace?
As for you also, because of the blood of my covenant with you, I will set your prisoners free from the waterless pit.
For the mountains may depart and the hills be removed, but my steadfast love shall not depart from you, and my covenant of peace shall not be removed," says the Lord, who has compassion on you.
2 Thessalonians 2:17
Comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word.
1 Peter 5:10
And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.
For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.
For it is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure.
For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory forever. Amen.