It is written: "I believed; therefore I have spoken." With that same spirit of faith we also believe and therefore speak,
But having the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I BELIEVED, THEREFORE I SPOKE," we also believe, therefore we also speak,
But we continue to preach because we have the same kind of faith the psalmist had when he said, "I believed in God, and so I speak."
We're not keeping this quiet, not on your life. Just like the psalmist who wrote, "I believed it, so I said it," we say what we believe.
But having the same spirit of faith, as it is said in the Writings, The words of my mouth came from the faith in my heart; in the same way, our words are the outcome of our faith;
But just as we have the same spirit of faith that is in accordance with scripture—"I believed, and so I spoke" —we also believe, and so we speak,
And since we have the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I believed and therefore I spoke," we also believe and therefore speak,
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1 tn Grk “spirit of faith according to.”
2 sn A quotation from Ps 116:10.