Luke 17:1-6 NIV

Sin, Faith, Duty

1 Jesus said to his disciples: “Things that cause people to stumble are bound to come, but woe to anyone through whom they come.

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2 It would be better for them to be thrown into the sea with a millstone tied around their neck than to cause one of these little ones to stumble.

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3 So watch yourselves. “If your brother or sisterasins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them.

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    • — 17:3 - The Greek word for "brother or sister" ("adelphos" ) refers here to a fellow disciple, whether man or woman.
      4 Even if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying ‘I repent,’ you must forgive them.”

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      5 The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!”

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      6 He replied, “If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it will obey you.

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