Virtues for the church life
Six practical items
not forget ahospitality
, for through this some, without knowing it, have bentertained
those who are imprisoned as bound with them,
those who are aill
treated as being yourselves also likewise treated
Let 1marriage be held
in honor 2among
all, and the bed undefiled; for afornicators
and adulterers God will 3bjudge
your way of life be without the 1alove
of money, being bsatisfied
with the things which are at hand; for He Himself has said, c
"I shall by no means give you up, neither by any means shall I abandon you'';
that being of good courage, we say, a
"The Lord is my Helper, and I will not fear. What shall man do to me?''
the ones aleading
you, who have bspoken
to you the word of God; and considering the issue of their cmanner
of life, dimitate
Experiences of Christ
Christ is the asame
yesterday and today, yes,
not be acarried
away by 1bvarious
strange teachings, for it is good for the heart to be 2confirmed
, not by the 3dfood of sacrifices,
by which those who walk were not profited.
have an 1altar
from which they who are serving the tabernacle have no right to aeat
of those animals whose bblood
is brought into the Holy of
Holies for sin by the high priest are burned up outside the camp.
also Jesus, that He might 1asanctify
the people through His own 2bblood
, suffered coutside
us therefore go forth aunto
, bearing His creproach
we do not have here a 1aremaining
city, but 2we bseek
after the cone
Him then let us aoffer
up a sacrifice of bpraise
continually to God, that is, the cfruit
of lips dconfessing
Another four items needed
do not forget doing good and 1asharing with others,
for with such bsacrifices
God is well pleased.
the ones aleading
you and bsubmit
for they cwatch
over your souls as those who will render an account, that they may do this with joy and not groaning; for this would be unprofitable to you.
for us, for we are persuaded that we have a bgood
conscience, desiring in all things to conduct ourselves honorably.
I exhort you
much more to do this that I may be restored to you more quickly.
of peace, He who bbrought
up from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great cShepherd
of the 1dsheep
, in the eblood
of an 2eternal fcovenant
you in every bgood
work for the doing of His cwill
, 1doing din
us that which is well epleasing
in His sight through Jesus Christ; to Him be the fglory
forever and ever. Amen.
I beseech you, brothers, 1bear
with the word of this aexhortation
; for indeed I have written to you in few words.
that our brother 1aTimothy
has been released, with whom, if he comes soon, I will see you.
all the ones aleading
you and all the saints. Those from Italy greet you.
be with you all. Amen.