Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Which have borne witness of thy charity before the church: whom if thou bring forward on their journey after a godly sort, thou shalt do well:
After a godly sort
Have borne witness of thy charity
3 John 1:12
A good testimony is borne to Demetrius by all men, and by the truth itself: yea, and we also bear him like witness, and ye know that our testimony is true.
(hearing of the faith which thou hast towards the Lord Jesus, and of thy love to all the saints,)
They therefore, being brought forward on their way by the church, passed through Phenicia and Samaria, relating the conversion of the Gentiles: and they gave great joy to all the brethren.
But when we had completed these days, we departed and went our way, all of them attending us with their wives and children, till we were out of the city: and we kneeled down on the shore and prayed.
for I hope to see you as I pass by, and to be brought forward by you on my way thither, after I have first had some enjoyment of you.
2 Corinthians 1:16
and then to come to you again from Macedonia, and by you to be forwarded on my way to Judea.
Forward Zenas the lawyer, and Apollos, on their journey carefully, that nothing may be wanting to them.
After a godly sort
1 Thessalonians 2:12
and charged you, that ye should walk worthy of God, who hath called you to his kingdom and glory.
and his lord said to him, Well done, my good and trusty servant, thou hast been faithful in a few things, I will set thee over many, enter into thy master's joy.
That ye abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and from what has been strangled, and from fornication: from which ye will do well to keep yourselves. Farewel.
Nevertheless ye did well in communicating to the relief of my affliction.
1 Peter 2:20
For what glory is it, if when ye sin and are punished for it, ye bear it patiently? but if when ye do well and suffer for it, ye bear it patiently, this will gain favor with God.