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So that contrariwise ye ought rather to forgive him, and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one should be swallowed up with overmuch sorrow.

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Galatians 6:1
Brothers, if a man is overtaken with any fault, do you that are spiritual restore such a one with a spirit of meekness, considering yourself; lest you also be tried.
Ephesians 4:32
But be kind one to another, merciful, giving one to another, as God also in Christ gave to you.
Colossians 3:13
forbearing one another, and forgiving one another if any one has a charge against any, as Christ forgave you, so [do] you also,
2 Thessalonians 3:6
And we charge you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to withdraw from every brother who walks disorderly and not according to the tradition which you received from us.
Hebrews 12:12
Wherefore hold up the hands that hang down, and the feeble knees,


2 Corinthians 5:4
For being in this tabernacle we groan, being burdened, because we do not wish to put it off, but to put on [the other], that the mortal may be swallowed up by life.
1 Corinthians 15:54
And when this destructible has put on indestructibleness, and this mortal has put on immortality, then shall the word be accomplished that is written; Death was swallowed up in victory.


2 Corinthians 7:10
For godly sorrow produces a change of mind to salvation not to be repented of; but the sorrow of the world produces death.
Philippians 2:27
For indeed he was sick nigh to death; but God had mercy on him, and not on him only but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
And we wish you not to be ignorant, brothers, concerning those that have fallen asleep, that you may not grieve as others who have no hope.

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John 20:23
Those whose sins you forgive, are forgiven; and whose you retain, are retained.