Brothers, if a man is overtaken in a fault, you the spiritual ones restore such a one in the spirit of meekness, considering yourself, lest you also be tempted.
And make straight paths for your feet, lest that which is lame be turned out of the way, but let it rather be healed.
Then we who are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
What do you desire? Shall I come to you with a rod, or in love and the spirit of meekness?
in meekness instructing those who oppose, if perhaps God will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth,
And Noah began to be a husbandman. And he planted a vineyard.
And it happened, when he had come near to enter into Egypt, he said to Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know that you are a beautiful woman to look upon.
And Moses and Aaron gathered the congregation together before the rock, and he said to them, Hear now you rebels. Must we bring water for you out of this rock?
And it happened one evening, David arose from his bed and walked on 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, you have instructed many, and you have made the weak hands strong.
Make the weak hands strong and make the feeble knees sure.
I will seek the lost, and bring again those driven away, and will bind up the broken, and will strengthen the sick. But I will destroy the fat and the strong; I will feed them with judgment.
But go and learn what this is, I will have mercy and not sacrifice. For I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
Take My yoke on you and learn of Me, for I am meek and lowly in heart, and you shall find rest to your souls.
What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep and one of them strays, does he not leave the ninety and nine and go into the mountains and seek the straying one?
And Peter sat outside in the court. And a girl came to him, saying, You also were with Jesus of Galilee.
And Peter remembered the word of Jesus, Who said to him, Before the cock crows, you shall deny Me three times. And he went out and wept bitterly.
What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he loses one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after that which is lost until he finds it?
But the father said to his servants, Bring the best robe and put it on him. And put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet.
And I, brothers, could not speak to you as to spiritual ones, but as to fleshly, as to babes in Christ.
Do not deprive one another, unless it is with consent for a time, so that you may give yourselves to fasting and prayer. And come together again so that Satan does not tempt you for your incontinence.
If anyone thinks to be a prophet, or a spiritual one, let him recognize the things I write to you, that they are a commandment of the Lord.
so that, on the contrary, you should rather forgive and comfort him, lest perhaps such a one should be swallowed up with overwhelming sorrow.
And I myself, Paul, beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ; I, who indeed to look upon am lowly among you, but being absent am bold toward you.
But when Peter came to Antioch, I opposed him to his face, because he was to be blamed.
Remember those who are in bonds, as bound with them, those who suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.
For in many things we all offend. If anyone does not offend in word, the same is a full-grown man, able also to bridle the whole body.
Who is wise and knowing among you? Let him show his works by his good conduct with meekness of wisdom.
Brothers, if anyone among you err from the truth, and if anyone turns him back,
but sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and be ready always to give an answer to everyone who asks you a reason of the hope in you, with meekness and fear;
If anyone sees his brother sin a sin not to death, he shall ask, and He shall give him life for those that do not sin to death. There is a sin to death, I do not say that he shall pray for it.
But pity some, making distinction.