Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if ye embrace your brethren only, what do ye more than others? Do not even the publicans so?
For the Gentiles seek after all these things.) For your heavenly Father knows that ye have need of all these things.
This I say, therefore, and require in the Lord that from now on ye not walk as the other Gentiles walk in the vanity of their own senses,
1 Thessalonians 4:5
not with affection of lust, as the Gentiles who do not know God,
1 Peter 4:2
so that now the time that remains in the flesh, he might live, not unto the lusts of men, but unto the will of God.
Fear not, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
Take heed not to do your alms before men, to be seen of them; otherwise, ye have no reward of your Father who is in the heavens.
For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you.
Even so it is not the will of your Father who is in the heavens that one of these little ones should perish.
Jesus said unto her, Touch me not, for I have not yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brethren and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father and your Father, and to my God and your God.