Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same?
For the Gentiles eagerly seek all these things; for your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.
So this I say, and affirm together with the Lord, that you walk no longer just as the Gentiles also walk, in the futility of their mind,
1 Thessalonians 4:5
lustful passion, like the Gentiles who do not know God;
1 Peter 4:2
so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the will of God.
Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has chosen gladly to give you the kingdom.
“Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven.
For it is not you who speak, but it is the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you.
So it is not the will of your Father who is in heaven that one of these little ones perish.
Jesus *said to her,
“Stop clinging to Me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father; but go to My brethren and say to them, ‘I ascend to My Father and your Father, and My God and your God.’”