“ If your brother sins , go and show him his fault in private; if he listens to you, you have won your brother.
‘You shall not hate your fellow countryman in your heart; you may surely reprove your neighbor, but shall not incur sin because of him.
“ When a person sins and acts unfaithfully against the Lord, and deceives his companion in regard to a deposit or a security entrusted to him, or through robbery, or if he has extorted from his companion,
For though I am free from all men, I have made myself a slave to all, so that I may win more.
bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.
My brethren, if any among you strays from the truth and one turns him back,
In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,
Let the righteous smite me in kindness and reprove me; It is oil upon the head; Do not let my head refuse it, For still my prayer is against their wicked deeds.
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, And he who is wise wins souls.
Argue your case with your neighbor, And do not reveal the secret of another,
My heavenly Father will also do the same to you, if each of you does not forgive his brother from your heart.”
Be on your guard! If your brother sins, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him.
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
but brother goes to law with brother, and that before unbelievers?
And so, by sinning against the brethren and wounding their conscience when it is weak, you sin against Christ.
So although I wrote to you, it was not for the sake of the offender nor for the sake of the one offended, but that your earnestness on our behalf might be made known to you in the sight of God.
Brethren, even if anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each one looking to yourself, so that you too will not be tempted.
and that no man transgress and defraud his brother in the matter because the Lord is the avenger in all these things, just as we also told you before and solemnly warned you.
Yet do not regard him as an enemy, but admonish him as a brother.