Most Relevant Verses
Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others.
Even as it is right for me to think this of you all, because I have you in my heart; since as both in my bonds, and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, you all are partakers of my grace.
Pleasant words are as a honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.
Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
If any man thinks himself to be a prophet, or spiritual, let him acknowledge that the things that I write unto you are the commandments of the Lord.
A merry heart does good like a medicine: but a broken spirit dries the bones.
Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus:
And those members of the body, which we think to be less honorable, upon these we bestow more abundant honor; and our less respectable parts have greater respect.
Of these things put them in remembrance, charging them before the Lord that they strive not about words to no profit, but to the ruin of the hearers.
According as he has chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
That you may approve things that are excellent; that you may be sincere and without offense till the day of Christ;
Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfill.
If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.
Be you therefore perfect, even as your Father who is in heaven is perfect.
For when the Gentiles, who have not the law, do by nature the things contained in the law, these, having not the law, are a law unto themselves:
Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; constant in prayer;
Receive him that is weak in the faith, but not for passing judgment.
With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;
Then went this saying abroad among the brethren, that that disciple should not die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He shall not die; but, If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to you?
To them that are without law, as without law, (being not without law to God, but under the law of Christ,) that I might gain them that are without law.
Or despise you the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God leads you to repentance?
But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law does he meditate day and night.
If you then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sits on the right hand of God.
And the serpent said unto the woman, You shall not surely die:
Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
And that you study to be quiet, and to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you;
These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that you may know that you have eternal life, and that you may believe on the name of the Son of God.
I can of my own self do nothing: as I hear, I judge: and my judgment is just; because I seek not my own will, but the will of the Father who has sent me.