If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal.
For if because of meat thy brother is grieved, thou walkest no longer in love. Destroy not with thy meat him for whom Christ died.
Now concerning things sacrificed to idols: We know that we all have knowledge. Knowledge puffeth up, but love edifieth.
For to one is given through the Spirit the word of wisdom; and to another the word of knowledge, according to the same Spirit:
And if the ear shall say, Because I am not the eye, I am not of the body; it is not therefore not of the body.
Are all apostles? are all prophets? are all teachers? are all workers of miracles?
And if I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
Love never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall be done away; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall be done away.
But now, brethren, if I come unto you speaking with tongues, what shall I profit you, unless I speak to you either by way of revelation, or of knowledge, or of prophesying, or of teaching?
how that he was caught up into Paradise, and heard unspeakable words, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision availeth anything, nor uncircumcision; but faith working through love.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
But the end of the charge is love out of a pure heart and a good conscience and faith unfeigned:
above all things being fervent in your love among yourselves; for love covereth a multitude of sins:
For, uttering great swelling words of vanity, they entice in the lusts of the flesh, by lasciviousness, those who are just escaping from them that live in error;
Then shall he answer them, saying, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye did it not unto one of these least, ye did it not unto me.