Acceptance, Of The Gospel
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This is a trustworthy saying that deserves complete acceptance: To this world Messiah came, sinful people to reclaim.
Therefore, rid yourselves of everything impure and every expression of wickedness, and with a gentle spirit welcome the word planted in you that can save your souls.
But as for what was sown on good soil, this is the person who hears the word, understands it, and produces a crop that yields 100, 60, or 30 times what was sown."
But the ones on the good soil are the people who hear the word but also hold on to it with good and honest hearts, producing a crop through endurance."
For I passed on to you the most important points that I received: The Messiah died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
This is a trustworthy saying that deserves complete acceptance. To this end we work hard and struggle, because we have set our hope on the living God, who is the Savior of all people, that is, of those who believe.
So those who welcomed his message were baptized. That day about 3,000 people were added to their number.
For if someone comes along and preaches another Jesus than the one we preached, or should you receive a different spirit from the one you received or a different gospel from the one you accepted, you are all too willing to listen.
You became imitators of us and of the Lord. In spite of a great deal of suffering, you welcomed the word with the joy that the Holy Spirit produces.
At all times we are obligated to thank God for you, brothers who are loved by the Lord, because God chose you to be the first fruits for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and through faith in the truth.
A person who isn't spiritual doesn't accept the things of God's Spirit, for they are nonsense to him. He can't understand them because they are spiritually evaluated.
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