Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to fulfill its lusts.
Pursue love, and desire spiritual gifts, but especially that you may prophesy.
Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and mercy,
But let us who are of the day be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and as a helmet the hope of salvation.
And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works,
For whom the LORD loves He chastens, And scourges every son whom He receives."
If you really fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself," you do well;
The Elder, To the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth:
The stone which the builders rejected Has become the chief cornerstone.
Do not forsake her, and she will preserve you; Love her, and she will keep you.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, And those who love it will eat its fruit.
"Therefore you shall be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect.
"And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold.
"And just as you want men to do to you, you also do to them likewise.
"Therefore be merciful, just as your Father also is merciful.
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
My love be with you all in Christ Jesus. Amen.
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Amen.
speaking to one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord,