I exhort you, therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, your reasonable service:
1 Peter 2:5
and you, as living stones, are built up a spiritual house, into a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices, acceptable unto God through Jesus Christ.
neither present your members arms of iniquity unto sin; but present yourselves to God, as alive from the dead, and your members arms of righteousness unto God.
Do you not know, that to whom you present yourselves servants unto obedience, ye are servants to whom you obey; whether of sin unto death, or obedience unto righteousness?
I speak after the manner of a man on account of the weakness of your carnality. For as ye presented your members as servants unto impurity and lawlessness pursuant to lawlessness, so now present your members servants unto righteousness pursuant to sanctification.
Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, exhort you to walk worthily of the calling with which you are called,
1 Corinthians 1:10
But I exhort you, brethren, through the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you may all speak the same things, and that there may be no schisms among you; but you may be perfected in the same mind and in the same disposition.
2 Corinthians 10:1
But I Paul exhort you through the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who before your face am indeed humble among you, but being absent am bold towards you:
Therefore I say unto thee, her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much: but he to whom little is forgiven, loveth little.
and in order that he might make known the riches of his glory on the vessels of mercy, which he before prepared unto glory?
and he not fashioned after this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
1 Corinthians 5:7-8
Cleanse away the old leaven, in order that you may be a new lump, as you are free from leaven; for Christ has truly become our Passover.
1 Corinthians 6:13-20
Meats for the stomach, and the stomach for meats: but God will destroy both this and them. The body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body:
2 Corinthians 4:16
Therefore we faint not; but if indeed our external man perishes, yet our internal man is renewed day by day.
1 Timothy 5:4
But if any widow has children, or grandchildren, let them first learn to show piety to their own house, and to give benefactions to their ancestors: for this is acceptable in the sight of God.
but when the goodness and philanthropy of God our Saviour appeared,
Therefore let us offer to God a sacrifice of praise continually, that is, the fruit of our lips, confessing to his name.
1 Peter 2:10-12
who at one time were no people, but now you are the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, lint just now having received mercy.
Do you look with contempt upon the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God is leading you to repentance?
that I should be the minister of Christ Jesus unto the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of God, that the offering of the Gentiles may be well received, having been sanctified by the Holy Ghost.
But I exhort you, brethren, through our Lord Jesus Christ, and through the love of the Spirit, that you cooperate with me in your prayers to God in my behalf;
2 Corinthians 5:14-15
For the love of Christ constrains us; having judged this, that one died for all; then were all dead;
2 Corinthians 5:20
Therefore we are embassadors in behalf of Christ, as God is intreating you through us; we pray you in behalf of Christ, be ye reconciled to God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
But working together we indeed intreat you not to have received the grace of God in vain:
but God, being rich in mercy, on account of his great love with which he loved us,
according to my earnest expectation and hope, that I shall be ashamed in nothing, but with all boldness, as always, even now Christ will be magnified in my body, whether by life, or by death.
If then there is any consolation in Christ, if there is any comfort of divine love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and mercies,
But if indeed I am poured out for a sacrifice and an offering for your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice along with you all;
But I have all things, and I abound: I am full, having received from Epaphroditus those things from you, an odor of a sweet savor, a sacrifice acceptable, well-pleasing to God.
1 Thessalonians 4:1
Finally therefore, brethren, we pray you and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how it behooves you to walk about and to please God, as you do indeed walk about, in order that you may abound more and more.
1 Thessalonians 4:10
for you indeed are doing the same thing unto all the brethren in all Macedonia. And we exhort you, brethren, that you abound more and more;
1 Thessalonians 5:12
But we intreat you, brethren, to know those who are laboring among you, and standing before you in the Lord, and admonishing you;
by which he has opened unto us a new and living way, through the veil, that is, of his flesh,
But I exhort you, brethren, to receive the word of consolation: for I have indeed written unto you briefly.
1 Peter 2:20
For what glory is there, if, committing sin and being buffeted, you endure it? But if, doing good and suffering you endure it, this is grace with God.
For as you at one time were disobedient to God, but now you have received mercy through their disobedience,