Now we ask you, brothers, to give recognition to those who labor among you and lead you in the Lord and admonish you,
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and to esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Be at peace among yourselves.
And we exhort you, brothers: warn those who are lazy, comfort the discouraged, help the weak, be patient with everyone.
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See to it that no one repays evil for evil to anyone, but always pursue what is good for one another and for all.
Give thanks in everything, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.
Don't stifle the Spirit.
Don't despise prophecies,
but test all things. Hold on to what is good.
Stay away from every form of evil.