Acting For Oneself
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Brethren, even if anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted.
"For what is a man profited if he gains the whole world, and loses or forfeits himself?
"Your wickedness is for a man like yourself, And your righteousness is for a son of man.
For he has said, "By the power of my hand and by my wisdom I did this, For I have understanding; And I removed the boundaries of the peoples And plundered their treasures, And like a mighty man I brought down their inhabitants,
On the other hand I am filled with power-- With the Spirit of the LORD-- And with justice and courage To make known to Jacob his rebellious act, Even to Israel his sin.
and from among your own selves men will arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away the disciples after them.