Bible verses about speaking things into existence | Bishops

Bible verses about "speaking things into existence" | Bishops

Genesis 2:7

7 The Lorde God also dyd shape man, [euen] dust fro of the grounde, & breathed into his nosethrylles the breath of lyfe, and man was a lyuyng soule

Matthew 28:20

20 Teachyng the to obserue all thynges, whatsoeuer I haue commaunded you. And loe, I am with you alway, euen vnto the ende of the worlde

Acts 2:1-47

1 And when the day of Pentecost was, they were all with one accorde in one place 2 And sodenly there came a sounde fro heauen, as it had ben the commyng of a mightie wynde, and it fylled all the house where they sate 3 And there appeared vnto them clouen tongues, lyke as they had ben of fyre, and it sate vpon eche one of them 4 And they were all fylled with the holy ghost, and began to speake with other tongues, as the spirite gaue them vtteraunce 5 There were dwellyng at Hierusalem, Iewes, deuout men, out of euery nation [of them] that are vnder heauen 6 When this was noysed about, the multitude came together and were astonnyed, because that euery man hearde them speake with his owne language 7 They wondred all, and marueyled, saying among themselues: Beholde, are not all these which speake, of Galilee 8 And howe heare we euery man his owne tongue, wherin we were borne 9 Parthians, and Medes, & Elamites, and the dwellers in Mesopotamia, and in Iurie, and in Capadocia, in Pontus and Asia 10 Phrygia, & Pamphylia, in Egypt, and in the parties of Lybia, which is besyde Cyrene, & straungers of Rome, Iewes and Proselytes 11 Cretes and Arabians: we haue hearde them speake in our tongues, the wonderfull workes of God 12 They were all amased, and wondred, saying one to another: What meaneth this 13 Other mocked, saying: These men are full of newe wyne 14 But Peter standyng foorth with the eleuen, lyft vp his voyce, and sayde vnto them: Ye men of Iurie, and all ye that dwell at Hierusalem, be this knowen vnto you, and with your eares heare my wordes 15 For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeyng it is but the thirde houre of the day 16 But this is that which was spoken by the prophete Ioel 17 And it shalbe in the last dayes (sayth God) of my spirite I wyll powre out vpon all fleshe: And your sonnes and your daughters shall prophesie, and your young men shall see visions, and your olde men shall dreame dreames 18 And on my seruauntes, and on my handemaydens, I wyll powre out of my spirite in those dayes, and they shall prophesie 19 And I wyll shewe wonders in heauen aboue, and tokens in the earth beneath, blood, and fyre, and the vapour of smoke 20 The Sunne shalbe turned into darknesse, and the Moone into blood, before that great and notable day of the Lord come 21 And it shall come to passe, that whosoeuer shall call on the name of the Lorde, shalbe saued 22 Ye men of Israel, heare these wordes: Iesus of Nazareth, a man approued of God among you, with miracles, wonders, and signes, which God dyd by hym in the middes of you, as ye your selues also knowe 23 Hym haue ye taken, by the handes of vnryghteous persons, after he was deliuered by the determinate councell and foreknowledge of God, and haue crucified and slayne hym 24 Whom God hath raised vp, and loosed the sorowes of death, because it was vnpossible, that he shoulde be holden of it 25 For Dauid speaketh of hym, I sawe the Lorde alwayes set foorth before my face: for he is on my ryght hande, that I shoulde not be moued 26 Therfore dyd my heart reioyce, and my tongue was glad. Moreouer also my fleshe shall reste in hope 27 Because thou wylt not leaue my soule in hell, neither wylt thou suffer thyne holy one to see corruption 28 Thou hast shewed me the wayes of lyfe, thou shalt make me full of ioy with thy countenaunce 29 Ye men and brethren, let me freely speake vnto you of the patriarke Dauid: For he is both dead and buryed, and his sepulchre remayneth with vs vnto this day 30 Therfore, seeyng he was a prophete, and knewe that God had sworne with an oth to hym, that Christe, as concernyng the fleshe, should come of the fruite of his loynes, & should syt on his seate 31 He knowyng this before, spake of the resurrection of Christe, that his soule shoulde not be left in hell, neither his fleshe shoulde see corruption 32 This Iesus hath God raysed vp, wherof we all are witnesses 33 Then sence that he by the ryght hande of God was exalted, and hath receaued of the father the promise of the holy ghost, he hath shed foorth this, which ye nowe see, and heare 34 For Dauid is not ascended into heaue, but he sayeth: The Lorde sayde to my Lorde, syt thou on my ryght 35 Untill I make thy foes thy footstoole 36 Therfore, let all the house of Israel know for a suretie, that God hath made that same Iesus, whom ye haue crucified, Lorde and Christe 37 Nowe when they hearde this, they were pricked in their heartes, and sayde vnto Peter, & vnto the other Apostles: Ye men & brethren, what shall we do 38 Then Peter sayde vnto them: Repent, and be baptized euery one of you in the name of Iesus Christe, for the remission of sinnes, and ye shall receaue the gyft of the holy ghost 39 For the promise was made vnto you, and to your chyldren, and to all that are a farre of, euen as many as the Lorde our God shall call 40 And with many other wordes bare he witnesse, and exhorted them, saying: Saue your selues from this vntowarde generation 41 Then they that gladly receaued his worde, were baptized: And the same day there were added [vnto them,] about three thousande soules 42 And they continued stedfastly in the Apostles doctrine and felowship, and in breakyng of bread, and in prayers 43 And feare came vpon euery soule. And many wonders and signes were done by the Apostles 44 And all that beleued, kept them selues together, and had all thynges common 45 And solde their possessions & goodes, and parted them to all men, as euery man had neede 46 And they continued dayly with one accorde in the temple, and brake bread from house to house, and dyd eate their meate together, with gladnesse and singlenesse of heart 47 Praysyng God, & had fauour with all the people. And the Lorde added to the Churche dayly, such as should be saued

2 Corinthians 4:17

17 For our exceedyng tribulation which is momentanie & lyght, prepareth an exceedyng and an eternall wayght of glorie vnto vs

John 1:1-51

1 In the begynnyng was the worde, & the worde was with God: and that worde was God 2 The same was in the begynnyng with God 3 All thynges were made by it: and without it, was made nothyng that was made 4 In it was lyfe, and the lyfe was the lyght of men 5 And the lyght shyneth in darkenesse: and the darknesse comprehended it not 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was Iohn 7 The same came for a witnesse, to beare witnesse of the lyght, that all men through hym myght beleue 8 He was not that lyght: but was sent to beare witnesse of the lyght 9 That [lyght] was the true lyght, which lyghteth euery man that commeth into the worlde 10 He was in the worlde, and the worlde was made by hym, and the worlde knewe hym not 11 He came among his owne, and his owne receaued hym not 12 But as many as receaued hym, to them gaue he power to be the sonnes of God, euen them that beleued on his name 13 Which were borne, not of blood, nor of the wyll of the fleshe, nor yet of the wyll of man, but of God 14 And the same word became fleshe, and dwelt among vs ( and we sawe the glory of it, as the glory of the only begotten sonne of the father) full of grace and trueth 15 Iohn beareth witnesse of hym, and cryeth, saying: This was he of whom I spake, he that commeth after me, is preferred before me, for he was before me 16 And of his fulnesse haue all we receaued, and grace for grace 17 For the lawe was geuen by Moyses: but grace and trueth came by Iesus Christe 18 No man hath seene God at any tyme: The onely begotten sonne which is in the bosome of the father, he hath declared hym 19 And this is the recorde of Iohn: When the Iewes sent priestes and leuites from Hierusalem, to aske hym: What art thou 20 And he confessed and denyed not, and sayde playnely, I am not that Christe 21 And they asked hym: What then? art thou Elias? And he sayth, I am not. Art thou that prophete? And he aunswered, no 22 Then sayde they vnto hym: What art thou? that we may geue an aunswere to them that sent vs: What sayest thou of thy selfe 23 He sayde: I am the voyce of a cryer in the wildernesse, make strayght the way of the Lorde, as sayde the prophete Esaias 24 And they which were sent, were of the pharisees 25 And they asked hym, and sayde vnto hym: Why baptizest thou then, yf thou be not Christe, nor Elias, neither that prophete 26 Iohn aunswered them, saying: I baptize with water, but there standeth one among you, whom ye knowe not 27 He it is, which though he came after me, was before me, whose shoes latchet I am not worthy to vnloose 28 These thynges were done in Bethabara beyonde Iordane, where Iohn dyd baptize 29 The next day, Iohn seeth Iesus comming vnto hym, and saith, beholde the lambe of God, which taketh away the sinne of the worlde 30 This is he of whom I sayde, After me commeth a man, which is preferred before me, for he was before me 31 And I knewe hym not: but that he shoulde be declared to Israel, therfore am I come, baptizing with water 32 And Iohn bare recorde, saying: I sawe the spirite descende from heauen, lyke vnto a doue, and abode vpon hym 33 And knewe hym not. But he that sent me to baptize with water, the same saide vnto me: vpon whom thou shalt see the spirite descende, and tary styll on hym, the same is he which baptizeth with the holy ghost 34 And I sawe, and bare recorde, that he is the sonne of God 35 The next day after, Iohn stoode agayne, and two of his disciples 36 And he behelde Iesus as he walked by, & sayth: beholde the lambe of God 37 And the two disciples hearde hym speake, and they folowed Iesus 38 And Iesus turned about, and sawe them folowe hym, & sayth vnto them: What seeke ye? They sayde vnto hym: Rabbi (which is to say yf one interprete it, Maister) where dwellest thou 39 He sayeth vnto them: come and see. They came, and sawe where he dwelt, and abode with hym that day: For it was about the tenth houre 40 One of the two which hearde Iohn speake, & folowed hym, was Andrewe, Simon Peters brother 41 The same founde his brother Simon first, and sayth vnto hym: We haue founde Messias, which is by interpretation, the annoynted 42 And brought hym to Iesus. And Iesus behelde hym, and sayde: Thou art Simon the sonne of Iona, thou shalt be called Cephas, which is by interpretation, a stone 43 The day folowyng, Iesus woulde go into Galilee, & founde Philip, and sayth vnto hym, folowe me 44 Philip was of Bethsaida, the citie of Andrewe and Peter 45 Philip founde Nathanael, and sayth vnto hym: We haue founde hym, of whom Moyses in the lawe, and the prophetes, dyd write: Iesus of Nazareth, the sonne of Ioseph 46 And Nathanael sayde vnto hym: Can there any good thyng come out of Nazareth? Philip sayth vnto him: come and see 47 Iesus sawe Nathanael commyng to hym, & sayeth of hym: Beholde a ryght Israelite, in whom is no guile 48 Nathanael sayth vnto hym: Whence knewest thou me? Iesus aunswered, and sayde vnto hym: Before that Philip called thee, when thou wast vnder the fygge tree, I sawe thee 49 Nathanael aunswered, and sayde vnto hym: Rabbi, thou art euen the [very] sonne of God, thou art ye kyng of Israel 50 Iesus aunswered, & sayde vnto hym: Because I sayde vnto thee, I saw thee vnder the fygge tree, thou beleuest: Thou shalt see greater thynges then these 51 And he sayth vnto hym: Ueryly, veryly I say vnto you, hereafter shall ye see heauen open, and the Angels of God ascendyng & descendyng vpon the sonne of man

Isaiah 26:3-4

3 By an assured purpose wylt thou preserue perfect peace, because they put their trust in thee 4 Put ye your trust alway in the Lord: for in the Lorde God there is strength for euermore

Psalms 82:6

6 I haue sayde ye are gods: and ye all are chyldren of the most highest

Mark 11:23

23 For, veryly I say vnto you, that whosoeuer shall say vnto this mountayne: Be thou remoued, and be thou cast into the sea, & shall not doubt in his heart, but shall beleue yt those thynges which he sayth shall come to passe, whatsoeuer he sayth, shalbe vnto hym

John 14:6

6 Iesus sayth vnto hym: I am the way, and the trueth, and the lyfe. No man cometh vnto the father, but by me

John 1:1

1 In the begynnyng was the worde, & the worde was with God: and that worde was God

2 Timothy 2:15

15 Studie to shewe thy selfe approued vnto God, a workman not to be ashamed, rightlie deuidyng the worde of trueth

Ezekiel 37:1-10

1 The hande of the Lorde was vpon me, and caried me out in the spirite of the Lorde, and set me downe in the midst of a plaine fielde that was full of bones 2 And he led me rounde about by them, and beholde, there were very many in the open fielde, and lo [they were] very drye 3 Then saide he vnto me: Thou sonne of man, thinkest thou these bones may liue againe? I aunswered, O Lorde God, thou knowest 4 And he saide vnto me, Prophecie thou vpon these bones, & speake vnto them: Ye drye bones, heare the worde of the Lorde 5 Thus saith the Lorde God vnto these bones: Beholde, I wyll cause breath to enter into you, that ye may lyue 6 I wyll geue you sinowes, and make fleshe growe vpon you, and couer you ouer with skinne, & so geue you breath, that ye may liue, and knowe that I am the Lorde 7 So I prophecied as I was comaunded: and as I was propheciyng, there was a noyse, and lo a great motion, so that the bones came neare together, bone to his bone 8 Now when I had loked, behold they had sinowes, & flesh grewe vpon them, and aboue they were couered with skin: but there was no breath in them 9 Then saide he vnto me: Thou sonne of man, prophecie thou towarde the winde, prophecie & speake to the winde, thus saith the Lorde God: Come, O thou ayre from the foure windes, and blowe vpon these slaine, that they may lyue 10 So I prophecied as he had commaunded me: then came the breath into them, and they receaued lyfe, and stoode vp vpon their feete, a marueilous great armie

John 1:14

14 And the same word became fleshe, and dwelt among vs ( and we sawe the glory of it, as the glory of the only begotten sonne of the father) full of grace and trueth

Ezekiel 12:25

25 For I the Lorde speake it, and whatsoeuer I shall speake, it shalbe perfourmed, and not be slacke in commyng any more, yea euen in your dayes O rebellious house, wyll I speake the thyng & bryng it to passe, saith the Lorde God

1 Corinthians 1:28

28 And vnnoble thynges of the worlde, & thinges which are despysed, hath God chosen, [yea] and thinges which are not, to bryng to naught thynges that are

Hebrews 11:1-10

1 Fayth is the grounde of thynges hoped for, the euidence of thynges not seene 2 For by it, the elders obtayned a good report 3 Through fayth, we vnderstande that the worldes were ordeined by the word of God, and that thynges whiche are seene, were made of thynges whiche were not seene 4 By fayth Abel offered vnto God a more excellent sacrifice then Cain: by whiche he was witnessed to be ryghteous, God testifiyng of his gyftes: by which also he beyng dead, yet speaketh 5 By fayth was Enoch translated, that he shoulde not see death, neither was he founde, for God had taken hym away: For afore he was taken away, he was reported of to haue pleased God 6 But without fayth it is vnpossible to please hym: For he that cometh to God, must beleue that God is, and that he is a rewarder of them that seeke him 7 By fayth Noe beyng warned of God of thinges not seene as yet, moued with reuerence, prepared the arke to the sauyng of his house, through the whiche [arke] he condempned the worlde, and became heire of the righteousnes which is by fayth 8 By fayth Abraham when he was called, obeyed, to go out into a place whiche he shoulde afterwarde receaue to inheritaunce: and he went out, not knowyng whyther he shoulde go 9 By fayth he remoued into the lande of promise, as into a straunge countrey, whe he had dwelt in tabernacles, with Isaac and Iacob, heires with hym of the same promise 10 For he loked for a citie hauyng a foundation, whose buylder and maker is God

Romans 10:17

17 So then fayth commeth by hearyng, and hearyng commeth by the worde of God

Joshua 1:8

8 Let not the booke of this lawe departe out of thy mouth, but occupie thy minde therein day & night, that thou maiest obserue and doe according to all yt is written therein: For then shalt thou make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt do wisely

Genesis 1:1-31

1 In the beginnyng GOD created ye heauen and the earth 2 And the earth was without fourme, and was voyde: & darknes [was] vpon the face of the deepe, and the spirite of God moued vpon the face of the waters 3 And God sayde, let there be light: and there was light 4 And God sawe the lyght that it was good: and God deuided the lyght from the darknes 5 And God called the light day, and the darknes night: and the euenyng & the mornyng were the first day 6 And God said: let there be a firmament betwene the waters, and let it make a diuision betwene waters and waters 7 And God made the firmament, and set the diuision betwene the waters which [were] vnder the firmament, and the waters that [were] aboue the firmament: and it was so 8 And God called the firmament the heauen: and the euenyng and the mornyng were the seconde day 9 And God saide: let the waters vnder the heauen be gathered together into one place, and let the drye lande appeare: and it was so 10 And God called the drie lande ye earth, and the gatheryng together of waters called he the seas: and God sawe that it was good 11 And God sayde: let the earth bryng foorth [both] budde and hearbe apt to seede, and fruitfull trees yeeldyng fruite after his kynde, which hath seede in it selfe vpon the earth: and it was so 12 And the earth brought forth [both] bud and hearbe apt to seede after his kynde, and tree yeeldyng fruite, whiche hath seede in it selfe, after his kynde 13 And God sawe that it was good. And the euenyng and the mornyng were the thirde day 14 And God sayde: let there be lyghtes in the firmament of the heauen, that they may deuide the day and the nyght, and let them be for signes, & seasons, and for dayes, and yeres 15 And let them be for lyghtes in the firmament of the heauen, that they maye geue light vpo the earth: and it was so 16 And God made two great lyghtes: a greater lyght to rule the day, and a lesse lyght to rule the nyght, and [he made] starres also 17 And God set them in the firmament of the heauen, to shyne vpon the earth 18 And to rule the day and nyght, and to make difference betweene the lyght and the darknesse: and God saw that it was good 19 And the euenyng and the mornyng were the fourth day 20 And God sayde: let the waters bryng foorth mouyng creature that hath lyfe, and foule that may flee vpon the earth in the open firmament of heauen 21 And God created great whales, and euery lyuyng & mouing creature, which the waters brought foorth after theyr kynde, & euery fethered foule after their kynde: and God saw that it was good 22 And God blessed them, saying: Be fruiteful, and multiplie, and fyll the waters of the sea, and let foule multiplie in the earth 23 And the euenyng and mornyng were the fift day 24 And God sayde: let the earth bryng foorth lyuyng creature after his kynde, cattell, worme, and beastes of the earth after his kynde: and it was so 25 God made the beast of the earth after his kynde, and cattell after his kynde, and euery thyng that creepeth vpon the earth after his kynde: and God sawe that it was good 26 God saide: let vs make man in our image, after our lykenesse, and let them haue rule of the fisshe of the sea, & of the foule of the ayre, and of cattell, & of all the earth, and of euery creepyng thyng that creepeth vpon the earth 27 So God created man in his owne image, in the image of God created he him, male and female created he them 28 And God blessed them, and God sayde vnto them: be fruitefull, & multiplie, and replenishe the earth, & subdue it, and haue dominion of the fisshe of the sea, and foule of the ayre, & of euery lyuing thing that moueth vpon the earth 29 And God sayde: beholde, I haue geuen you euery hearbe bearing seede, which is in the vpper face of all ye earth, and euery tree in the which is the fruite of a tree bearing seede, [that] they may be meate vnto you 30 To euery beast of the earth also, and to euery birde of the aire, and to euery such thing that creepeth vpon ye earth, which doth liue, I haue geuen euery greene hearbe for meate: and it was so 31 And God sawe euery thyng that he had made: and beholde, it was exceedyng good. And the euenyng & the mornyng were the sixth day

Romans 4:17

17 (As it is written, that I haue made thee a father of many nations) before God, whom he beleued, which restoreth the dead vnto life, and calleth those thynges whiche be not, as though they were

Matthew 12:34-36

34 O generation of vipers, howe can ye speake good thynges, when ye your selues are euyll? For out of the aboundauce of the heart, the mouth speaketh 35 A good man, out of the good treasure of the heart, bryngeth foorth good thynges: And an euyll man, out of euyll treasure, bryngeth foorth euyll thynges 36 But I say vnto you, of euery idell worde that men shall speake, they shall geue accompt therof, in the day of iudgment

2 Corinthians 4:18

18 Whyle we loke not on the thynges whiche are seene, but on the thynges which are not seene. For the thynges which are seene, are temporall: but the things which are not seene, are eternal

Isaiah 55:11

11 So the worde also that commeth out of my mouth shall not turne agayne voyde vnto me, but shall accomplishe my wyll, and prosper in the thing wherto I sende it

Matthew 21:22

22 And all thynges, whatsoeuer ye aske in prayer, beleuyng, ye shall receaue them

2 Corinthians 4:13

13 Seing then that we haue the same spirite of fayth (accordyng as it is written, I beleued, and therefore haue I spoken) We also beleue, and therefore speake

Proverbs 18:21

21 Death and life are in the instrument of the tongue, and they that loue it, shall eate the fruite thereof

Mark 11:22-24

22 And Iesus aunswered, and sayde vnto them: haue fayth in God 23 For, veryly I say vnto you, that whosoeuer shall say vnto this mountayne: Be thou remoued, and be thou cast into the sea, & shall not doubt in his heart, but shall beleue yt those thynges which he sayth shall come to passe, whatsoeuer he sayth, shalbe vnto hym 24 Therfore I say vnto you, what thynges so euer ye desyre when ye pray, beleue that ye receaue [them,] & ye shall haue [them]

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