But covet earnestly the best gifts: and yet I show unto you a more excellent way.
Therefore, brethren, be eager to prophesy, and forbid not to speak with tongues.
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not love, I am become as sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal.
Blessed are they who do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
But one thing is needful: and Mary has chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.
Now concerning things offered unto idols, we know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffs up, but love edifies.
Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but rubbish, that I may win Christ,