6sothen let us not 1sleep as a2others do, but let us be alert and b3sober.
For those who sleepdo their sleeping at night, and those who getdrunkget4drunk at night.
But since 5we are of the day, let us 6be csober, having put on the 7breastplate of 8faith and love, and as a 9helmet, the 10hope of salvation.
For God has not destined us for 11wrath, but for 12obtainingsalvationthrough our LordJesusChrist,
1013who died for us, so that whether we are awakeorasleep, we will livetogether with Him.
11Thereforedencourageoneanother and 14build up oneanother, just as you also are doing.
But we request of you, brethren, that you e15appreciatethose16who diligentlylaboramong you, and 17havechargeover you in the Lord and give you finstruction,
and that you esteem them veryhighly in lovebecause of their work. 18Live in peace with oneanother.
We urge you, brethren, admonish19the gunruly, encourage20the fainthearted, help21the weak, be 22patient with everyone.
15See that 23noonerepaysanother with evil for evil, but always24seekafter that which is good for oneanother and for allpeople.