Most Relevant Verses
Therefore, as God's chosen ones, holy and loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience.
We urge you, brothers, to admonish those who are idle, cheer up those who are discouraged, and help those who are weak. Be patient with everyone.
demonstrating all expressions of humility, gentleness, and patience, accepting one another in love.
You must understand this, my dear brothers. Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to get angry.
So be patient, brothers, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious crop from his land, being patient with it until it receives the fall and the spring rains.
A servant of the Lord must not argue. Instead, he must be kind to everyone, teachable, willing to suffer wrong,
to proclaim the message. Be ready to do this whether or not the time is convenient. Refute, warn, and encourage with the utmost patience when you teach.
You, too, must be patient. Strengthen your hearts, because the coming of the Lord is near.
What good does it do if, when you sin, you patiently receive punishment for it? But if you suffer for doing good and receive it patiently, you have God's approval.