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For, just as in one body we have many members, yet, all the members, have not the same office,
1 Corinthians 10:17
Because, one loaf, one body, we, the many, are, for we, all, of the one loaf, partake.
1 Corinthians 12:12
For, just as, the body, is one, and yet hath many members, but, all the members of the body, though many, are one body, so, also, the Christ; -
Which, indeed, is his body, the fulness of him who, the all things in all, is for himself filling up.
Wherefore, stripping off what is false, be speaking truth each one with his neighbour, because we are members one of another;
Because, a husband, is the head of his wife, as, the Christ also, is the head of the assembly, he, being the saviour of the body, -
Now, am I rejoicing in the sufferings on your behalf, and am filling up the things that lack of the tribulations of the Christ, in my flesh, in behalf of his body, which is the assembly,
And not holding fast the head: from which, all the body, through means of its joints and uniting bands, receiving supply, and connecting itself together, groweth with the growth of God.