And now, dear brothers and sisters, a I will write about the special abilities the Holy Spirit gives to each of us, for I must correct your misunderstandings about them.
You know that when you were still pagans you were led astray and swept along in worshiping speechless idols.
So I want you to know how to discern what is truly from God: No one speaking by the Spirit of God can curse Jesus, and no one is able to say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the Holy Spirit.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)