And not only it, but ourselves also, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit: even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting for the adoption of the sons of God, the redemption of our body.
For we are saved by hope. But hope that is seen is not hope. For what a man seeth, why doth he hope for?
But if we hope for that which we see not, we wait for it with patience.
Likewise, the Spirit also helpeth our infirmity. For, we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit himself asketh for us with unspeakable groanings,
And he that searcheth the hearts knoweth what the Spirit desireth: because he asketh for the saints according to God.
And we know that to them that love God all things work together unto good: to such as, according to his purpose, are called to be saints.
For whom he foreknew, he also predestinated to be made conformable to the image of his Son: that he might be the Firstborn amongst many brethren.
And whom he predestinated, them he also called. And whom he called, them he also justified. And whom he justified, them he also glorified.
What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who is against us?
He that spared not even his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how hath he not also, with him, given us all things?
Who shall accuse against the elect of God? God is he that justifieth: