For whosoever shall be ashamed of me and of my words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of man also shall be ashamed of him, when he cometh in the glory of his Father with the holy angels.
For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of glorying? Are not even ye, before our Lord Jesus at his coming?
Beloved, now are we children of God, and it is not yet made manifest what we shall be. We know that, if he shall be manifested, we shall be like him; for we shall see him even as he is.
Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have boldness toward God;