And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, by whom you are sealed unto the day of redemption.
Neglect not the gift that is in you, which was given you through prophecy, with the laying on of the hands of the presbytery.
Therefore I remind you that you stir up the gift of God, which is in you by the laying on of my hands.
And the LORD said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for that he also is flesh: yet his days shall be a hundred and twenty years.
And Samuel did that which the LORD spoke, and came to Bethlehem. And the elders of the town trembled at his coming, and said, Come you peaceably?
Yet many years did you bear with them, and testified against them by your spirit in your prophets: yet would they not give ear: therefore you gave them into the hand of the people of the lands.
Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the wealth of his house for love, it would utterly be rejected.
But they rebelled, and grieved his holy Spirit: therefore he turned to be their enemy, and he fought against them.
You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart and ears, you do always resist the Holy Spirit: as your fathers did, so do you.