Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity,
No one's silver or gold or clothing have I coveted.
2 Thessalonians 3:9
This was not because we had not a claim upon you, but it arose from a desire to set you an example--for you to imitate us.
1 Timothy 4:12
Let no one think slightingly of you because you are a young man; but in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, be an example for your fellow Christians to imitate.
1 Peter 5:3
not lording it over your Churches but proving yourselves patterns for the flock to imitate.
2 Corinthians 2:17
We are; for, unlike most teachers, we are not fraudulent hucksters of God's Message; but with transparent motives, as commissioned by God, in God's presence and in communion with Christ, so we speak.
2 Corinthians 4:2
Nay, we have renounced the secrecy which marks a feeling of shame. We practice no cunning tricks, nor do we adulterate God's Message. But by a full clear statement of the truth we strive to commend ourselves in the presence of God to every human conscience.
Exhort aged men to be temperate, grave, sober-minded, robust in their faith, their love and their patience.
2 Corinthians 1:12
For the reason for our boasting is this--the testimony of our own conscience that it was in holiness and with pure motives before God, and in reliance not on worldly wisdom but on the gracious help of God, that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and above all in our relations with you.
2 Corinthians 8:8
I am not saying this by way of command, but to test by the standard of other men's earnestness the genuineness of your love also.
May grace be with all who love our Lord Jesus Christ with perfect sincerity.
so that you may be men of transparent character, and may be blameless, in preparation for the day of Christ,