A.D. 33

By: Ted Dekker



Luke 17:20–21 “Now having been questioned by the Pharisees as to when the kingdom of God was coming, He answered them and said, ‘The kingdom of God is not coming with signs to be observed; nor will they say, “Look, here it is!” or, “There it is!” For behold, the kingdom of God is in your midst.’”

Romans 8:19 (NIV) “For the creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed.”

1 Corinthians 13:12 (ESV) “For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I have been fully known.”

Philippians 2:5–8 (ASV) “Have this mind in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: who, existing in the form of God…emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being made in the likeness of men; and being found in the fashion as a man, he humbled himself, becoming obedient even unto death, yea, the death of the cross.”

Matthew 6:33 (ESV) “But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.”

Luke 9:48 (NIV) “For it is the one who is the least among you all who is the greatest.”

Matthew 20:16 “So the last shall be first, and the first last.”

Mark 12:31 “The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”

Matthew 25:45 (ESV) “Then he will answer them, saying, ‘Truly, I say to you, as you did not do it to one of the least of these, you did not do it to me.’”

John 13:34 (ESV) “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.”

1 Corinthians 13:2–3 “If I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge…but do not have love, I am nothing. And if I give all my possessions to feed the poor, and if I surrender my body to be burned, but do not have love, it profits me nothing.”

John 13:35 “By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.”





Chapter Thirty-Five


Matthew 7:22–23 (ESV) “On that day many will say to me, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and cast out demons in your name, and do many mighty works in your name?’ And then will I declare to them, ‘I never knew you; depart from me, you workers of lawlessness.’”

Matthew 24:5 (KJV) “For many shall come in my name, saying, I am Christ; and shall deceive many.”

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