Surpass. O LORD!

Surpass = exceed; be greater than; to go beyond in amount, extent, or degree

Psalm 138:2 I will bow down toward your holy temple and will praise your name for your unfailing love and your faithfulness, for you have so exalted your solemn decree that it surpasses your fame.

Psalm 150:2 Praise him for his acts of power; praise him for his surpassing greatness.

Proverbs 8:19 My fruit is better than fine gold; what I yield surpasses choice silver.

Proverbs 31:29 “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”

Matthew 5:20 For I tell you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the Pharisees and the teachers of the law, you will certainly not enter the kingdom of heaven.

John 1:15 (John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, “This is the one I spoke about when I said, ‘He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.’”)

John 1:30 This is the one I meant when I said, ‘A man who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.’

2 Corinthians 3:10 For what was glorious has no glory now in comparison with the surpassing glory.

2 Corinthians 4:7 But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.

2 Corinthians 9:14 And in their prayers for you their hearts will go out to you, because of the surpassing grace God has given you.

2 Corinthians 12:7 or because of these surpassingly great revelations. Therefore, in order to keep me from becoming conceited, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me.

Ephesians 3:19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge—that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.

Philippians 3:8 What is more, I consider everything a loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them garbage, that I may gain Christ

Thank You, O Father God, for Your Holy Word tells us Your story, which surpasses all.  Praise Your Name!  Your gifts…

Your unfailing love

Your faithfulness

His acts of power

His greatness

My (God’s) fruit



He who comes after me … was before me (Jesus)




Great revelations

Keep me from conceit … thorn in my flesh


Fullness of God

Knowing Christ Jesus, my Lord

May we come to You, Lord God, for Your surpassing goodness, grace, & gifts.  That we may know You, Your Holy Spirit and Your Son, Jesus.

In Jesus name.  Amen

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