Most Relevant Verses
hold aloof from every form of wickedness.
Only conduct yourselves worthily of the glad tidings of the Christ, in order that whether coming and seeing you, or absent, I may hear of what concerns you, that ye stand firm in one spirit, with one soul, labouring together in the same conflict with the faith of the glad tidings;
Therefore all things whatever ye desire that men should do to you, thus do ye also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.
And as ye wish that men should do to you, do ye also to them in like manner.
distributing to the necessities of the saints; given to hospitality.
that ye may judge of and approve the things that are more excellent, in order that ye may be pure and without offence for Christ's day,
that ye may be harmless and simple, irreproachable children of God in the midst of a crooked and perverted generation; among whom ye appear as lights in the world,
teaching us that, having denied impiety and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, and justly, and piously in the present course of things,
Let us also therefore, having so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, laying aside every weight, and sin which so easily entangles us, run with endurance the race that lies before us,
The overseer then must be irreproachable, husband of one wife, sober, discreet, decorous, hospitable, apt to teach;
and to seek earnestly to be quiet and mind your own affairs, and work with your own hands, even as we charged you,
so as to walk worthily of the Lord unto all well-pleasing, bearing fruit in every good work, and growing by the true knowledge of God;
- Proper (142 instances)