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Genesis 1:26

26 Then God said: »Let us make man in our image, in our likeness. Let them rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the livestock, over all the earth and over all the creatures that move along the ground.«

Ecclesiastes 9:11

11 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift. The battle is not to the strong. Bread does not go to the wise, or riches to men of understanding. Men of skill do not always receive favor, but time and unexpected circumstance happens to them all.

Acts 10:28

28 He said to them: »You know that it is an unlawful thing for a man who is a Jew to keep company, or approach someone of another nation. But God revealed to me that I should not call any man defiled or unclean.

2 Timothy 4:7

7 I have fought the good fight! I have finished the course! I have kept the faith!

Philippians 3:13-14

13 Brothers, I could not yet have obtained it. But one thing I do, I forget the things that are behind, and stretch forward to the things that are ahead. 14 I press on toward the goal to the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 2:16

16 Hold fast to the word of life so I may rejoice in the day of Christ. That way I will not have labored in vain.

Malachi 2:10

10 »Do we all have one father? Did one God create us? Why do we deal treacherously with one another? Why do we profane the covenant of our fathers?

Colossians 3:11

11 There is no distinction between Greek and Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, bondman, freeman; but Christ is all and in all.

Acts 10:34-35

34 Peter opened his mouth, and said, »I truly perceive that God shows no partiality. 35 »In every nation he accepts every person who respects him and does what is right.

Hebrews 12:1

1 A great cloud of witnesses surround us. Therefore let us lay aside every weight, and the sin that easily entangles us. Let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.

Romans 10:12-13

12 For there is no difference between Jew and Greek. The same Lord (God) of all is abounding in riches for all who call on him. 13 »Everyone who calls on the name of Jehovah will be saved.« (Joel 2:32)

1 Corinthians 9:24

24 Do you not know that they who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? So run that you may obtain the prize.

James 2:9

9 But when you show partiality you commit sin. The law then convicts you as transgressors.

Acts 17:26

26 »From one person he made every nation of men to dwell on all the face of the earth. He determined their appointed seasons, and the bounds of their habitation.

Romans 2:11

11 God is not partial! (God does not play favorites!)

Galatians 3:28

28 There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free man, there is neither male nor female, for you are all one (united) in Christ Jesus. (John 17:21) (Ephesians 4:4-6)

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