Daily Archives: April 30, 2011

Patience [according to the Bible]

great-horned-owl  Patience continued:

Patience to be exercised:

Hebrews 12:1—1Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,    Patience in running the race set before us!

  Luke 8:15—— Patience in bearing fruit!

  Romans 2:7; Galatians 6:9—-

Romans 2:7 (King James Version)

 7To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:  Patience as we do well toward others!

  Psalm 37:7; 40:1— Patience to wait upon God and for God’s answer!

  Patience is the companion of wisdom.  ~St. Augustine