Most Relevant Verses
for Demas, having loved this present world, has deserted me and gone to Thessalonica; Crescens has gone to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.
For my father and my mother have forsaken me, But the LORD will take me up.
You have removed my acquaintances far from me; You have made me an object of loathing to them; I am shut up and cannot go out.
Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, "I WILL NEVER DESERT YOU, NOR WILL I EVER FORSAKE YOU,"
Do not be deceived: "Bad company corrupts good morals."
A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
For You have abandoned Your people, the house of Jacob, Because they are filled with influences from the east, And they are soothsayers like the Philistines, And they strike bargains with the children of foreigners.
"For even your brothers and the household of your father, Even they have dealt treacherously with you, Even they have cried aloud after you Do not believe them, although they may say nice things to you."