Luke 1:20; Luke 1:45; Luke 8:12-13; Luke 8:50; Luke 16:11; Luke 20:5; Luke 22:67; Luke 24:25
And now you will be silent and not able to speak until the day this happens, because you did not believe my words, which will come true at their proper time."
Blessed is she who has believed that what the Lord has said to her will be accomplished!"
Those along the path are the ones who hear, and then the devil comes and takes away the word from their hearts, so that they may not believe and be saved.
Those on the rock are the ones who receive the word with joy when they hear it, but they have no root. They believe for a while, but in the time of testing they fall away.
Hearing this, Jesus said to Jairus, "Don't be afraid; just believe, and she will be healed."
So if you have not been trustworthy in handling worldly wealth, who will trust you with true riches?
They discussed it among themselves and said, "If we say, 'From heaven,' he will ask, 'Why didn't you believe him?'
"If you are the Christ, " they said, "tell us." Jesus answered, "If I tell you, you will not believe me,
He said to them, "How foolish you are, and how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken!