Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Nevertheless, whereto we have already attained, let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same thing.
You set out well in your course: who hath obstructed your progress in the truth?
the just shall have life by trusting in me, but if he revolt, he will be the object of my displeasure.
2 Peter 2:10
especially those, who prostitute themselves to sensual infamous passions: who despise magistrates, who being audacious, and insolent, intrepidly calumniate the higher powers;
nevertheless, I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love.
remember therefore what thou hast received and heard: observe it and repent. if therefore thou art not vigilant, I will come upon thee as a thief, thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee.
Let us walk
have the same respect for one another. let not your behaviour be haughty, but soften'd to the condition of those below you. be not wise in your own conceits.
May the God of patience and consolation, make you equally concern'd for one another, according to the example of Christ Jesus,
as many as walk by this rule, peace and mercy be on them, even upon the Israel of God.
for Christ loved us, and for us gave himself an offering and a sacrifice acceptable to God.
continue therefore to follow the doctrine of our Lord Jesus Christ, as you have receiv'd it:
Let us mind
only conduct yourselves in a manner becoming the gospel of Christ, that whether I come to see you, or else am absent, I may have this account of you, that you are stedfastly of the same resolution, and unanimously contend for the faith of the gospel,
compleat my joy, by pursuing the same view, living in mutual love, by being unanimous, and cultivating that harmony.
I conjure Euodias, and I conjure Syntyche to be perfectly united in the Lord.
if any man is inclin'd to do his will, he shall know whether the doctrine be from God, or whether I speak from my self.