Be ye kind to one another (ginesqe ei allhlou crhstoi). Present middle imperative of ginomai, "keep on becoming kind (crhsto, used of God in Romans 2:4 ) toward one another." See Colossians 3:12 . Tenderhearted (eusplagcnoi). Late word (eu, splagcna) once in Hippocrates, in LXX, here and 1 Peter 3:8 in N.T.