And He said, "Leave the dead to bury their own dead; but, going, publish abroad the Kingdom of God."
But it was meet to make merry, and rejoice; because this your brother was dead, and came to life again; and had been lost, and was found."
So, when they breakfasted, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?" He says to Him, "Yea, Lord, Thou knowest that I fondly love Thee." He saith to him, "Feed My lambs."
For, if I proclaim the Gospel, it is not to me a matter of boasting; for necessity is laid upon me; for woe is to me, if I proclaim not the Gospel.
Wherefore, we henceforth know no one according to the flesh; even if we have known Christ according to the flesh, yet now no longer do we know Him thus.
even when we were dead in our offenses, made us alive with Christ (by grace ye have been saved),
Suffer hardship with me, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.
preach the word; be urgent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with all long-suffering and teaching.
But be sober in all things, suffer hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fully accomplish your ministry.
"And to the angel of the assembly in Sardis write these things," saith He Who hath the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars: "I know your works, that you have a name that you are living, and you are dead.