The Gentleness Of God's People
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But we were gentle among you, even as a nurse cherishes her children:
In meekness instructing those that oppose them; if God perhaps will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;
Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; considering yourself, lest you also be tempted.
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asks you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear:
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, compassion, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
Not given to wine, not violent, not greedy of money; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous;
But let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible, even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price.
Let your moderation be known unto all men. The Lord is at hand.
With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;
Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him show out of a good life his works with meekness of wisdom.