Most Relevant Verses
Therefore accept one another, just as the Messiah also accepted you, to the glory of God.
Accept anyone who is weak in faith, but don’t argue about doubtful issues.
“The one who welcomes you welcomes Me, and the one who welcomes Me welcomes Him who sent Me.
He told them, “Whoever welcomes this little child in My name welcomes Me. And whoever welcomes Me welcomes Him who sent Me. For whoever is least among you—this one is great.”
And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of the unrighteous money so that when it fails, they may welcome you into eternal dwellings.
You did not despise or reject me though my physical condition was a trial for you. On the contrary, you received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus Himself.
When he wanted to cross over to Achaia, the brothers wrote to the disciples urging them to welcome him. After he arrived, he greatly helped those who had believed through grace.
When we reached Jerusalem, the brothers welcomed us gladly.
for they themselves report what kind of reception we had from you: how you turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God
This is why, if I come, I will remind him of the works he is doing, slandering us with malicious words. And he is not satisfied with that! He not only refuses to welcome the brothers himself, but he even stops those who want to do so and expels them from the church.