Romans 10:17 
“So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God”

John 9:31
“Now we know that God heareth not sinners:  but if any man be a worshipper of God, and doeth his will, him he heareth.”


Matthew 7:21
“Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven.”


Hebrews 2:1 
“Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let them slip.”


Galatians 3:29
“And if ye be Christ’s, then are ye Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise.” 


I Peter 3:15
“But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear.”

Rom 8:24-25 
“For we are saved by hope:  but hope that is seen is not hope:  for what a man seeth, why doth he yet hope for?  But if we hope for that we see not, then do we with patience wait for it.”

Romans 15:4
“For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.”