Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
I mean this: Live by the Spirit, and then you will not indulge your physical cravings.
"You must either make the tree sound and its fruit sound, or make the tree bad and its fruit bad; a tree is judged by its fruit.
And what falls among the thorns means those who listen and pass on, and the worries and wealth and pleasures of life stifle them and they yield nothing.
perhaps it will bear fruit next year. But if it does not, you can have it cut down.' "
Any branch of mine that does not bear fruit he trims away, and he prunes every branch that bears fruit, to make it bear more.
But now that you have been freed from sin and have become slaves of God, the benefit you get is consecration, and the final result is eternal life.
So you, in turn, my brothers, in the body of Christ have become dead as far as the Law is concerned, so that you may belong to another husband, who was raised from the dead in order that we might bear fruit for God.
for light leads to perfect goodness, uprightness, and truth;
with your lives filled with the fruits which uprightness produces through Jesus Christ, to the honor and praise of God.
so that the lives you live may be worthy of your Master and wholly pleasing to him, and you may be fruitful in all kinds of good deeds, and may grow into fuller knowledge of God.
For my part, as far as you are concerned, my brothers, I am convinced that you are already full of goodness of heart, endowed with perfect knowledge, and well qualified to instruct one another.
1 Corinthians 13:7
It will bear anything, believe anything, hope for anything, endure anything.
2 Thessalonians 3:2
and that we may be saved from unjust and wicked men; for not everybody has faith.
1 Timothy 3:11
Their wives too must be serious, not gossips; they must be temperate, and perfectly trustworthy.
1 Timothy 4:12
Let no one look down on you because you are young, but set those who believe an example in speech, conduct, love, faith, and purity.
1 Peter 5:12
By Silvanus, our faithful brother, as I think him, I have written you this short letter to encourage you and bear my testimony that this is what the true mercy of God means. Stand fast in it.
If possible, for your part, live peaceably with everybody.
1 Corinthians 16:14
Do everything with love.
and it is he who has told me of the love the Spirit has awakened in you.
Your love for the brotherhood must continue.
1 John 4:13
This is the way we know that we keep in union with him and he does with us??ecause he has given us some of his Spirit.