Therefore, accept one another, just as Christ also accepted us to the glory of God.
“He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.
“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
“Whoever receives one child like this in My name receives Me; and whoever receives Me does not receive Me, but Him who sent Me.”
and said to them, “Whoever receives this child in My name receives Me, and whoever receives Me receives Him who sent Me; for the one who is least among all of you, this is the one who is great.”
Both the Pharisees and the scribes began to grumble, saying, “This man receives sinners and eats with them.”
All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.
Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.
and for the Gentiles to glorify God for His mercy; as it is written,
“Therefore I will give praise to You among the Gentiles,
And I will sing to Your name.”
to the praise of the glory of His grace, which He freely bestowed on us in the Beloved.
to the end that we who were the first to hope in Christ would be to the praise of His glory.
I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints,
when He comes to be glorified in His saints on that day, and to be marveled at among all who have believed—for our testimony to you was believed.