Though I speak with the tongues of men and of an gels, but have not love, I have become as sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal.
But if your brother is grieved on account of your food, you no longer walk according to love. Do not, with your food, destroy him, for whom Christ died.
Now, with respect to meats offered to idols, we know, (for we all have knowledge: knowledge puffs up with pride, but love edifies.
For to one is given, by the Spirit, the word of wisdom; to another, the word of knowledge, by the same Spirit;
And if the ear shall say: Because I am not the eye, I am not of the body, is it, for this reason, no part of the body?
Are all apostles? Are all prophets? Are all teachers? Are all workers of mighty deeds?
And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not love, I am nothing.
Love never fails; but whether there be gifts of prophecy, they shall have an end; or tongues, they shall cease; or knowledge, it shall have an end.
Now, brethren, if I come to you speaking in tongues, in what will I profit you, unless I speak to you by revelation, or by knowledge, or by prophecy, or by teaching?
was caught away to Paradise, and heard words not to be spoken, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.
For, in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision avails any thing, nor uncircumcision, but faith that works by love.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, faithfulness,
(Now the end of the commandment is love out of a pure heart, and out of a good conscience, and out of faith unfeigned:
But, above all things, have fervent love one for another; for love will cover a multitude of sins.
For by speaking boastful words of folly, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, and through lasciviousness, those who had really escaped from those who live in error.
Then will he answer them, saying: Verily I say to you, Inasmuch as you did it not to one of the least of these, you did it not to me.