And brothers, if a man is overtaken in some transgression, ye the spiritual, restore such in a spirit of meekness, looking to thyself lest thou also be tempted.
and make straight paths for your feet, so that what is lame may not be turned away, but may be healed instead.
But truly the spiritual man evaluates all things, but he himself is evaluated by none.
Now we the strong ought to bear the weaknesses of the frail, and not to please ourselves.
What do ye want? Should I come to you with a rod, or in love and a spirit of gentleness?
in mildness correcting those who oppose. Perhaps God may grant them repentance for recognition of the truth,
And Noah began to be a farmer, and planted a vineyard.
And it came to pass, when he came near to enter into Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know that thou are a fair woman to look upon.
And Moses and Aaron gathered the assembly together before the rock, and he said to them, Hear now, ye rebels. Shall we bring forth water to you out of this rock?
And it came to pass at evening, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king's house. And from the roof he saw a woman bathing, and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.
Behold, thou have instructed many, and thou have strengthened the weak hands.
Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.
I will seek that which was lost, and will bring back that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick, but I will destroy the fat and the strong. I will feed them in justic
But after going, learn what this means, I desire mercy, and not sacrifice, for I came not to call the righteous, but sinners for repentance.
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, because I am meek and lowly in heart, and ye will find rest for your souls.
What does it seem to you? If it happens a hundred sheep are with some man, and one of them went astray, after going (having left the ninety-nine on the mountains), does he not seek the one going astray?
Now Peter was sitting outside in the courtyard, and one servant girl came to him, saying, Thou also were with Jesus the Galilean.
And Peter remembered the saying that Jesus said to him, Before a cock sounds, thou will deny me thrice. And having gone outside, he wept bitterly.
What man of you, having a hundred sheep, and having lost one of them, does not leave behind the ninety-nine in the wilderness, and go for that which was lost until he finds it?
But the father said to his bondmen, Bring forth the best robe and clothe him, and give a ring for his hand, and shoes for his feet.
For the mentality of the flesh is death, but the mentality of the Spirit is life and peace.
And I, brothers, could not speak to you as to spiritual, but as to carnal, as to the childlike in Christ.
Do not defraud each other except from agreement for a time, so that ye may have time for fasting and prayer. And come together again for the same thing, so that Satan not tempt you because of your lack of self-control.
If any man presumes to be a prophet or spiritual, let him acknowledge what I write to you, that they are commandments of Lord.
so that instead, for you rather to forgive and encourage, lest perhaps such a man would be swallowed up with too much sorrow.
Now I Paul myself entreat you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who indeed am lowly in presence among you, but am bold toward you when absent.
But when Peter came to Antioch I opposed him to the face, because he was blameworthy.
Remember the prisoners as being in bondage together, those who are ill-treated as also yourselves being in the body.
For we all stumble in many things. If any man does not stumble in word, this is a perfect man, able also to bridle the whole body.
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show from his good behavior his works in mildness of wisdom.
Brothers, if any man among you may be led astray from the truth, and some man converts him,
but sanctify the Lord God in your hearts. And always be ready for a defense to every man who asks you a word about the hope in you, with mildness and fear.
If any man may see his brother sinning a sin not toward death, he will ask, and he will give life to him, to those not sinning toward death. There is sin toward death. I do not say that he should make request about that.
And on some be ye merciful--being discerning.