Bible verses about "legacy" | CLV

Joshua 24:14-15

14 `And now, fear you Yahweh, and serve Him, in perfection and in truth, and turn aside the elohims which your fathers served beyond the River, and in Egypt, and serve you Yahweh;" 15 and if wrong in your eyes to serve Yahweh--choose for you to-day whom you do serve; --whether the elohims whom your fathers served, which [are] beyond the River, or the elohims of the Amorite in whose land you are dwelling; and I and my house--we serve Yahweh..

Ruth 4:11

11 All the people in the gate and the elders replied, We are witnesses! And the elders said, May Yahweh grant to the woman who is coming to your house to be like Rachel and like Leah, both of whom built up the house of Israel! Perform ably in Ephrathah, and proclaim a name in Bethlehem!"

Exodus 20:5-6

5 You shall not bow yourself down to them, nor be made to serve them, for I, Yahweh your Elohim, am a jealous El, visiting the depravity of the fathers on the sons, on the third and on the fourth generation, to those hating Me, 6 yet doing kindness to thousands, to those loving Me and observing My instructions.

Joshua 4:21-22

21 And he speaks unto the sons of Israel, saying, `When your sons ask their fathers hereafter, saying, What [are] these stones? 22 then you have caused your sons to know, saying, On dry land Israel passed over this Jordan;"

Proverbs 13:22

22 The good man leaves an allotment to his sons' sons, Yet the sinner's estate is stored up for the righteous one."

Psalms 103:17

17 Yet the benignity of Yahweh is from eon unto eon over those fearing Him, And His righteousness continues for the sons of sons,

Psalms 112:1-3

1 {Praise Yah{ Happy is the man who fears Yahweh; In His instructions he very much delights. 2 His seed shall become masterful in the land; The generation of the upright, it shall be blessed." 3 Wealth and riches are in his house, And his righteousness is standing into the future."

John 17:20-25

20 Yet not concerning these only am I asking, but also concerning those who are believing in Me through their word, 21 that they may all be one, according as Thou, Father, art in Me, and I in Thee, that they also may be in Us, that the world should be believing that Thou dost commission Me." 22 And I have given them the glory which Thou has given Me, that they may be one, according as We are One, 23 I in them and Thou in Me, that they may be perfected in one, and that the world may know that Thou dost commission Me and dost love them according as Thou dost love Me." 24 Father, those whom Thou hast given Me, I will that, where I am, they also may be with Me, that they may be beholding My glory which Thou has given Me, for Thou lovest Me before the disruption of the world." 25 Just Father, the world, also, knew Thee not, yet I knew Thee. And these know that Thou dost commission Me."

2 Timothy 4:1-22

1 I am conjuring you in the sight of God and Christ Jesus, Who is about to be judging the living and the dead, in accord with His advent and His kingdom:" 2 Herald the word. Stand by it, opportunely, inopportunely, expose, rebuke, entreat, with all patience and teaching." 3 For the era will be when they will not tolerate sound teaching, but, their hearing being tickled, they will heap up for themselves teachers in accord with their own desires, " 4 and, indeed, they will be turning their hearing away from the truth, yet will be turned aside to myths." 5 Yet you be sober in all things; suffer evil as an ideal soldier of Christ Jesus; do the work of an evangelist; fully discharge your service. 6 For I am already a libation, and the period of my dissolution is imminent." 7 I have contended the ideal contest. I have finished my career. I have kept the faith. 8 Furthermore, there is reserved for me the wreath of righteousness, which the Lord, the just Judge, will be paying to me in that day; yet not to me only, but also to all who love His advent." 9 Endeavor to come to me quickly, 10 for Demas, loving the current eon, forsook me and went to Thessalonica, Crescens to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia." 11 Luke only is with me. Taking Mark, lead him back with you, for he is useful to me for service." 12 Now Tychicus I dispatch to Ephesus. 13 When you come, bring the traveling cloak which I left in Troas with Carpus, and the scrolls, especially the vellums." 14 Alexander the coppersmith displayed to me much evil: the Lord will be paying him in accord with his acts - 15 whom you also guard against, for very much has he withstood words of ours." 16 At my first defense no one came along with me, but all forsook me." 17 May it not be reckoned against them! Yet the Lord stood beside me, and He invigorates me, that through me the heralding may be fully discharged, and all the nations should hear; and I am rescued out of the mouth of the lion." 18 The Lord will be rescuing me from every wicked work and will be saving me for His celestial kingdom: to Whom be glory for the eons of the eons. Amen! 19 Greet Prisca and Aquila and the household of Onesiphorus. 20 Erastus remains in Corinth, yet Trophimus, being infirm, 21 I left in Miletus. Endeavor to come before winter. Greeting you is Eubulus and Pudens and Linus and Claudia and all the brethren. 22 The Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit! Grace be with you! Amen!

2 Peter 1:12-15

12 Wherefore I shall ever be about to be reminding you concerning these things, even though you are aware of, and have been established in, the present truth." 13 Now I am deeming it just, for as much time as I am in this tabernacle, to be rousing you by a reminder, 14 being aware that my tabernacle is to be put off swiftly according as our Lord, Jesus Christ, also makes evident to me." 15 Yet I shall endeavor to have you, after my exodus, to make mention of these things, ever and anon, also."

Psalms 145:4

4 May one generation laud Your works to another generation, And of Your masterful deeds may they tell."

Matthew 6:20-21

20 Yet hoard for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor corrosion are causing them to disappear, and where thieves are not tunneling nor stealing;" 21 for wherever your treasure is, there will your heart be also."

2 Timothy 2:2

2 And what things you hear from me through many witnesses, these commit to faithful men, who shall be competent to teach others also."

2 Timothy 4:6-8

6 For I am already a libation, and the period of my dissolution is imminent." 7 I have contended the ideal contest. I have finished my career. I have kept the faith. 8 Furthermore, there is reserved for me the wreath of righteousness, which the Lord, the just Judge, will be paying to me in that day; yet not to me only, but also to all who love His advent."

Deuteronomy 6:5-7

5 So you will love Yahweh your Elohim with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your intensity. 6 These words which I am instructing you today will come to be in your heart. 7 Repeat them to your sons, and speak of them when you sit in your house, when you walk on the road, when you lie down and when you arise.

Psalms 78:4

4 We shall not suppress them from their sons, Recounting to the next generation the praises of Yahweh, And His strength and His marvelous works that He has done."

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