And we encourage you, brothers, admonish the unruly, strengthen the weak-spirited, help the infirmed, be patient toward all.
But the man who is weak in the faith, do not receive for arguments of opinions.
I gave you a glimpse of all things, that so laboring ye ought to aid the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that he himself said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.
Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, for you to withdraw from every brother who walks disorderly and not according to the tradition, which they received from us.
preach the word, stand ready in season, out of season, reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching.
Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.
Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, says your God.
He will feed his flock like a shepherd. He will gather the lambs in his arm, and carry them in his bosom, [and] will gently lead those who have their young.
In all their affliction he was afflicted, and the [heavenly] agent of his presence saved them. In his love and in his pity he redeemed them. And he bore them, and carried them all the days of old.
And their houses shall be turned to others, their fields and their wives together. For I will stretch out my hand upon the inhabitants of the land, says LORD.
Son of man, I have made thee a watchman to the house of Israel. Therefore hear the word at my mouth, and give them warning from me.
if, when he sees the sword come upon the land, he blows the trumpet, and warns the people,
I will seek that which was lost, and will bring back that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick, but I will destroy the fat and the strong. I will feed them in justic
A bruised reed he will not break, and smoldering flax he will not quench, until he sends forth justice for victory.
but I prayed for thee, so that thy faith may not fail. And thou, when thou have returned, strengthen thy brothers.
So when they ate breakfast, Jesus says to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonah, do thou love me more than these things? He says to him, Yea, Lord. Thou know that I love thee. He says to him, Feed my lambs.
Therefore watch ye, remembering that for three years, night and day, I did not cease warning each one with tears.
I beseech you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, your reasonable service.
Now we the strong ought to bear the weaknesses of the frail, and not to please ourselves.
Love is patient and is kind. Love does not envy. Love does not brag, and is not puffed up.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
And brothers, if a man is overtaken in some transgression, ye the spiritual, restore such in a spirit of meekness, looking to thyself lest thou also be tempted.
And become good toward each other, compassionate, forgiving each other, even as also God in Christ forgave us.
Whom we proclaim, admonishing every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, so that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus.
Put on therefore, as chosen men of God, holy and beloved, bowels of compassion, kindness, humility, mildness, longsuffering,
nevertheless we became gentle in the midst of you, as a nurse cherishes her own children.
For we hear of some who walk among you disorderly, not working at all, but being busybodies.
no drunkard, not a fighter, not greedy of base gain, but meek, noncontentious, no lover of money,
But thou, O man of God, flee these things, and pursue righteousness, piety, faith, love, patience, mildness.
And a bondman of Lord must not quarrel, but be gentle to all, able to teach, patient,
if any man is blameless, the husband of one wife, having believing children, not with an accusation of debauchery or insubordinate.
For there are also many insubordinate men, vain talkers and deceivers, especially those from circumcision,
Who can be gentle to those who are ignorant and led astray, since he himself is also encompassed with weakness.