Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And herein I give my advice: for this is expedient for you, who have begun before, not only to do, but also to be forward a year ago.
1 Corinthians 7:25
As to the case of celibacy, I have no positive instructions: yet my advice deserves to be regarded, as coming from one the divine favour has distinguished.
2 Corinthians 12:1
Have not I reason to glory? for now I shall mention my visions and revelations from the Lord.
and whoever shall give only a cup of cold water to the meanest of you, considering him as my disciple, shall most assuredly be far from losing his reward.
you little consider it is our interest, that one man should die for the people, to prevent the destruction of the whole nation.
nevertheless, I tell you the truth; it is expedient for you that I go away: for if I do not go away, the advocate will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him to you.
the same Caiaphas, who in council told the Jews, "it was expedient that one man should die for the people."
1 Corinthians 6:12
Are all things lawful for me? however, all things are not expedient: are all things lawful for me? however, I will not be a slave to any.
1 Corinthians 10:23
are all things lawful for me? yet all things are not expedient: are all things lawful for me? yet all things do not edify.
not that I desire a present; but what I desire is, that the fruits of your liberality may greatly redound to your own account.
1 Timothy 6:18
to be beneficent, to be rich in good works, to be liberal to the common fund,
but don't forget to be beneficent to the community; for such sacrifice is acceptable to God.
suppose one of your brethren should be destitute of cloths, and of his daily nourishment,
2 Corinthians 8:8
I don't mean to prescribe to you, but that the zeal of others may show you are as sincerely well-affected.
2 Corinthians 9:2
for I know your generous propensity, and I mention'd it with applause to the Macedonians, that Achaia was ready a year ago; so that your zeal has influenc'd many others.
2 Corinthians 8:3
(I bear them witness) yea, and beyond their power: