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Who have for my life laid down their own necks: unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles.
For scarcely for a righteous man will one die, yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die.
Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his soul for his friends.
because for the work of the Christ he was near unto death, not regarding his life, to supply your lack of service toward me.
1 John 3:16
In this we have known the charity of God because he laid down his life for us; we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
And when they had brought those kings out unto Joshua, Joshua called for all the men of Israel and said unto the captains of the men of war who went with him, Come near; put your feet upon the necks of these kings. And they came near and put their feet upon the necks of them.
2 Samuel 22:41
Thou hast given me the necks of my enemies, of those that hate me, that I might cut them off.
Therefore thus hath the LORD said; Behold, I devise an evil against this family, from which ye shall not remove your necks; neither shall ye walk haughtily; for the time shall be evil.
And he went through Syria and Cilicia, confirming the congregations .
And so the congregations were established in the faith and increased in number daily.
1 Corinthians 7:17
But as God has distributed to each one, as the Lord has called each one, so let them walk. And so I ordain in all the congregations .
1 Corinthians 16:1
Now concerning the collection for the saints, as I have given orders to the congregations of Galatia, do ye likewise.
1 Thessalonians 2:14
For ye, brethren, have been imitators in Christ Jesus of the congregations of God which are in Judaea, for ye also have suffered like things of your own nation, even as they have of the Jews,
John, to the seven congregations which are in Asia: Grace be unto you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come and from the seven Spirits which are before his throne
And all the women that were wise hearted spun with their hands and brought that which they had spun: blue or purple or scarlet or fine linen.