And, working together with Him, we also entreat you that ye receive not the grace of God in vain
Jerusalem! Jerusalem! that kills the prophets, and stones those sent to her! how often did I wish to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!
A long time, therefore, they tarried there, speaking boldly in the Lord, Who testified to the word of His grace, by granting signs and wonders to be done through their hands.
I beseech you, therefore, brethren, through the mercies of God, to present, your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, well pleasing to God, which is your rational service;
But all things are of God, Who reconciled us to Himself through Christ, and gave to us the ministry of reconciliation;
And we make known to you, brethren, the grace of God which has been bestowed in the assemblies of Macedonia;
Now I, Paul, myself entreat you, through the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in your presence, indeed, am lowly among you; but, being absent, am bold toward you;
I do not set aside the grace of God; for, if righteousness is through law, then Christ died needlessly!
I am afraid of you, lest by any means I have toiled for you in vain.
See that ye refuse not Him Who speaketh; for, if those escaped not, when refusing him who warned them on earth, much more shall not we escape, who turn away from Him Who warneth us from Heaven;