Let me ask you only this: Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law or by hearing with faith? Are you so foolish? Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by the flesh?
And he said to them, “O foolish ones, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken!
Jesus said to him, “Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”
Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil.
Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own.
So I was left alone and saw this great vision, and no strength was left in me. My radiant appearance was fearfully changed, and I retained no strength. Then I heard the sound of his words, and as I heard the sound of his words, I fell on my face in deep sleep with my face to the ground.
Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
But he answered them, “You see all these, do you not? Truly, I say to you, there will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down.”