I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a minister of the church at Cenchrae.
And Paul after remaining in Corinth some time longer, took leave of the brothers, and sailed away to Syria, accompanied by Priscilla and Aquila. As Paul was under a vow, he had his head shaved at Cenchrea.
Am I beginning again to "recommend" myself? Or do I need, as some do, letters of commendation either to you or from you?
"Behold my mother and my brothers! For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven, is my brother and sister and mother."
but shall receive a hundred times as much, now in this present world, houses, brothers, sisters, mothers, children, lands??nd persecutions with them??nd in the world to come eternal life.
and Joanna, the wife of Chuza, Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many other women, who used to minister to him out of their substance.
the older women as mothers, the younger women as sisters in all purity.
A widow, to be placed upon the list, must be not less than sixty years old, and one who has been the wife of but one husband.
If a brother or sister be naked and in need of daily food,
Now that by obedience to the truth you have purified your lives for a brotherly love without hypocrisy, you must love one another from your hearts, fervently.