1 Thessalonians 4:1

Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort you by the Lord Jesus, that as you have received of us how you ought to walk and to please God, so you would abound more and more.

Ephesians 4:1

I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that you walk worthy of the vocation by which you are called,

Colossians 1:10

That you might walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;

2 Thessalonians 1:3

We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is fitting, because your faith grows exceedingly, and the love of every one of you all toward each other abounds;

Philippians 1:9

And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment;

Colossians 2:6

As you have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him:

2 Thessalonians 2:1

Now we beseech you, brethren, by the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by our gathering together unto him,

Job 17:9

The righteous also shall hold to his way, and he that has clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.

Psalm 92:14

They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be healthy and flourishing;

Proverbs 4:18

But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more unto the perfect day.

John 15:2

Every branch in me that bears not fruit he takes away: and every branch that bears fruit, he prunes it, that it may bring forth more fruit.

Acts 20:27

For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.

Romans 8:8

So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God.

Romans 12:1-2

I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.

1 Corinthians 11:23

For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread:

1 Corinthians 15:1

Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also you have received, and in which you stand;

1 Corinthians 15:58

Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, since you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.

2 Corinthians 5:9

Therefore we labor, that, whether present or absent, we may be accepted of him.

2 Corinthians 6:1

We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that you receive not the grace of God in vain.

2 Corinthians 10:1

Now I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in presence am humble among you, but being absent am bold toward you:

2 Corinthians 13:11

Finally, brethren, farewell. Be restored, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.

Ephesians 4:20

But you have not so learned Christ;

Ephesians 5:17

Therefore be not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.

Philippians 1:27

Only let your manner of life be as it becomes the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that you stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;

Philippians 3:14

I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 2:11-12

As you know how we exhorted and encouraged and charged every one of you, as a father does his children,

1 Thessalonians 3:12

And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we do toward you:

1 Thessalonians 4:2

For you know what commandments we gave you by the Lord Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 4:10-12

And indeed you do it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that you increase more and more;

2 Thessalonians 3:1

Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you:

2 Thessalonians 3:10-12

For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.

1 Timothy 5:21

I charge you before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and the elect angels, that you observe these things without preferring one before another, doing nothing by partiality.

1 Timothy 6:13-14

I give you charge in the sight of God, who brings all things to life, and before Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a good confession;

1 Timothy 6:13

I give you charge in the sight of God, who brings all things to life, and before Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate witnessed a good confession;

Hebrews 11:6

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that comes to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.

Hebrews 13:16

But to do good and to share forget not: for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.

Hebrews 13:22

And I beseech you, brethren, bear with the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter unto you in few words.

2 Peter 1:5-10

And for this reason, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;

2 Peter 3:18

But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever. Amen.

1 John 3:22

And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

2 Timothy 4:1

I charge you therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the living and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom;

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Bible References

We

1 Thessalonians 2:11
As you know how we exhorted and encouraged and charged every one of you, as a father does his children,
Romans 12:1
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
2 Corinthians 6:1
We then, as workers together with him, beseech you also that you receive not the grace of God in vain.
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in presence am humble among you, but being absent am bold toward you:
Ephesians 4:1
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that you walk worthy of the vocation by which you are called,
Philemon 1:9
Yet for love's sake I rather beseech you, being such a one as Paul the aged, and now also a prisoner of Jesus Christ.
Hebrews 13:22
And I beseech you, brethren, bear with the word of exhortation: for I have written a letter unto you in few words.

Ye have

1 Thessalonians 4:11
And that you study to be quiet, and to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
Acts 20:27
For I have not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.
1 Corinthians 11:23
For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread:
1 Corinthians 15:1
Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also you have received, and in which you stand;
Philippians 1:27
Only let your manner of life be as it becomes the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that you stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;
Colossians 2:6
As you have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him:
2 Thessalonians 3:10
For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.

Ye ought

1 Thessalonians 2:12
That you would walk worthy of God, who has called you unto his kingdom and glory.

To please

Romans 8:8
So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God.
Romans 12:2
And be not conformed to this world: but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.
Ephesians 5:17
Therefore be not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.
Colossians 1:10
That you might walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing, being fruitful in every good work, and increasing in the knowledge of God;
Hebrews 11:6
But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that comes to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
Hebrews 13:16
But to do good and to share forget not: for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.
1 John 3:22
And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

So ye

1 Thessalonians 4:10
And indeed you do it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that you increase more and more;
Job 17:9
The righteous also shall hold to his way, and he that has clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.
Psalm 92:14
They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be healthy and flourishing;
Proverbs 4:18
But the path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more unto the perfect day.
John 15:2
Every branch in me that bears not fruit he takes away: and every branch that bears fruit, he prunes it, that it may bring forth more fruit.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, since you know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Philippians 1:9
And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and in all judgment;
Philippians 3:14
I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is fitting, because your faith grows exceedingly, and the love of every one of you all toward each other abounds;
2 Peter 1:5
And for this reason, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
2 Peter 3:18
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever. Amen.

General references

Genesis 5:22
And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:
Leviticus 22:31
Therefore shall you keep my commandments, and do them: I am the LORD.
Deuteronomy 4:5
Behold, I have taught you statutes and judgments, even as the LORD my God commanded me, that you should do so in the land where you go to possess it.
Deuteronomy 8:1
All the commandments which I command you this day shall you observe to do, that you may live, and multiply, and go in and possess the land which the LORD swore unto your fathers.
Deuteronomy 11:32
And you shall observe to do all the statutes and judgments which I set before you this day.
Luke 1:75
In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life.
1 Thessalonians 2:3
For our exhortation was not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile: