Bible. This world. Overcome the world
4 Yea, and what have ye to do with me, O Tyre, and Zidon, and all the coasts of Palestine? will ye render me a recompence? and if ye recompense me, swiftly and speedily will I return your recompence upon your own head;
Be of good cheer: Christ has overcome the world
29The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world. Exo 12, 3.
32 Behold, the hour cometh, yea, is now come, that ye shall be scattered, every man to his own, and shall leave me alone: and yet I am not alone, because the Father is with me. Mat 26, 31. Mar 14, 27.
33 These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace (ἐν ἐμοὶ εἰρήνην ἔχητε). In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer (θαρσεῖτε); I have overcome the world (ἐγὼ νενίκηκα τὸν κόσμον). 1Jo 4, 4. 1Jo 5, 4. 1Co 15, 57.
16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. Isa 9, 6. Mar 16, 16. Jhn 6, 40. 1Jo 4, 9-10.
17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
He that loveth his life in this world (εν τω κοσμω τουτω) shall lose it.
25 He that loveth his life shall lose it; and he that hateth his life in this world (εν τω κοσμω τουτω) shall keep it unto life eternal. Mat 10, 39. Mar 8, 35. Luk 9, 24. Luk 14, 27.
26 If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my Father honour. Jhn 17, 24.
17 Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world (εν τω κοσμω τουτω).
Christ will draw all men unto Him.
19 The Pharisees therefore said among themselves, Perceive ye how ye prevail nothing? behold, the world is gone after him.
31 Now is the judgment of this world: now shall the prince of this world be cast out. Jhn 14, 30. Jhn 16, 11.
32 And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me. Jhn 3, 14.
The LORD will be with you always
The Lord said to Joshua, the son of Nun: “Every place that the sole of your foot shall tread upon, that have I given unto you” (Jos 1:3), just “ be strong and of a good courage” (Jos 1:6). But the people of Israel had to act himself, to go in to possess the land which the LORD their God giveth them to possess it. (Jos 1:11).
1 Now after the death of Moses the servant of the LORD it came to pass, that the LORD spake unto Joshua the son of Nun, Moses' minister, saying, Exo 17, 9. Num 27, 18.
2 Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land which I do give to them, even to the children of Israel. Deu 34, 5.
3 Every place that the sole of your foot shall tread upon, that have I given unto you, as I said unto Moses. Deu 11, 24. Jos 14, 9.
4 From the wilderness and this Lebanon even unto the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and unto the great sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast. Exo 23, 31.
5 There shall not any man be able to stand before thee all the days of thy life: as I was with Moses, so I will be with thee: I will not fail thee, nor forsake thee. Heb 13, 5.
6 Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, which I sware unto their fathers to give them. Deu 1, 38. Deu 3, 28. Deu 31, 7.
7 Only be thou strong and very courageous,that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded thee: turn not from it to the right hand or to the left, that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest. Heb 3, 5.
8 This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success. Psa 1, 2.
9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
10 Then Joshua commanded the officers of the people, saying,
11 Pass through the host, and command the people, saying, Prepare you victuals; for within three days ye shall pass over this Jordan, to go in to possess the land, which the LORD your God giveth you to possess it. Jos 3, 2.
When Lord is with you, no man shall set on you to hurt you (Act 18:10).
9 Then spake the Lord to Paul in the night by a vision, Be not afraid, but speak, and hold not thy peace: Isa 62, 1. Act 23, 11.
10 For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city. Jer 1, 19. Mat 28, 20.
Whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world
4 For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith. Jhn 16, 33. 1Co 15, 57.
5 Who is he that overcometh the world, but he that believeth that Jesus is the Son of God?
God delivered his own Son up for us all, “how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?” (Rom 8:32).
28 And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. Eph 1, 4.
31 … If God be for us, who can be against us? Psa 55, 12.
32 He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all,how shall he not with him also freely give us all things? Jhn 3, 16.
To turn the Gentiles from darkness to light,