The Gentleness Of God's People
Most Relevant Verses
But we were gentle among you, even as a nurse cherisheth her children:
In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth;
Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.
But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh 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, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
But thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
Not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; 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 shew out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom.