Most Relevant Verses
Everyone should look out not [only] for his own interests, but also for the interests of others.
It is right for me to think this way about all of you, because I have you in my heart, and you are all partners with me in grace, both in my imprisonment and in the defense and establishment of the gospel.
Pleasant words are a honeycomb: sweet to the taste and health to the body.
Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable-if there is any moral excellence and if there is any praise-dwell on these things.
A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones.
Make your own attitude that of Christ Jesus,
And those parts of the body that we think to be less honorable, we clothe these with greater honor, and our unpresentable parts have a better presentation.
Remind them of these things, charging them before God not to fight about words; this is in no way profitable and leads to the ruin of the hearers.
for He chose us in Him, before the foundation of the world, to be holy and blameless in His sight. In love
you are being renewed in the spirit of your minds;
Whatever is born of the flesh is flesh, and whatever is born of the Spirit is spirit.
so that you can determine what really matters and can be pure and blameless in the day of Christ,
"Don't assume that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill.
If anyone wants to do His will, he will understand whether the teaching is from God or if I am speaking on My own.
Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
Were you called while a slave? It should not be a concern to you. But if you can become free, by all means take the opportunity.
So, when Gentiles, who do not have the law, instinctively do what the law demands, they are a law to themselves even though they do not have the law.
Rejoice in hope; be patient in affliction; be persistent in prayer.
Accept anyone who is weak in faith, but don't argue about doubtful issues.
with all humility and gentleness, with patience, accepting one another in love,
So this report spread to the brothers that this disciple would not die. Yet Jesus did not tell him that he would not die, but, "If I want him to remain until I come, what is that to you?"
To those who are outside the law, like one outside the law-not being outside God's law, but under the law of Christ-to win those outside the law.
Or do you despise the riches of His kindness, restraint, and patience, not recognizing that God's kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?
Instead, his delight is in the Lord's instruction, and he meditates on it day and night.
So if you have been raised with the Messiah, seek what is above, where the Messiah is, seated at the right hand of God.
"No! You will not die," the serpent said to the woman.
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in Me, even if he dies, will live.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,
Now this is the message we have heard from Him and declare to you: God is light, and there is absolutely no darkness in Him.
to seek to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you,
I have written these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, so that you may know that you have eternal life.
"I can do nothing on My own. I judge only as I hear, and My judgment is righteous, because I do not seek My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me.