Romans 12:1-8 ESV

A Living Sacrifice

1 1I appeal to you therefore, brothers,a by the mercies of God, 2to present your bodies 3as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.b

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    •  12:1 - Or brothers and sisters
    • ‘ 12:1 - Or your rational service
      2 4Do not be conformed to this world,c but be transformed by 5the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may 6discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.d

      References for Romans 12:2

        • ’ 12:2 - Greek age
        • “ 12:2 - Or what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God

          Gifts of Grace

          3 For 7by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you 8not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, 9each according to 10the measure of faith that God has assigned.

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              4 For 11as in one body we have many members,e and the members do not all have the same function,

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                • ” 12:4 - Greek parts; also verse 5
                  5 so we, 12though many, 13are one body in Christ, and individually 14members one of another.

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                  6 15Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if 16prophecy, 17in proportion to our faith;

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                  7 if 18service, in our serving; the one who teaches, in his teaching;

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                  8 the one who exhorts, in his exhortation; the one who contributes, in generosity; 19the one who leads,f with zeal; the one who does acts of mercy, with 20cheerfulness.

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