Romans 12:9-21 NAS

9 Let 1love be without hypocrisy. 2Abhor what is evil; cling to what is good.

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10 Be 3devoted to one another in brotherly love; agive preference to one another 4in honor;

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    • ĸ 12:10 - Or "outdo one another in showing honor"
      11 not lagging behind in diligence, 5fervent in spirit, 6serving the Lord;

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      12 7rejoicing in hope, 8persevering in tribulation, 9devoted to prayer,

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      13 10contributing to the needs of the bsaints, c11practicing hospitality.

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        • Ĺ 12:13 - Or "holy ones"
        • ĺ 12:13 - Lit "pursuing"
          14 12Bless those who persecute dyou; bless and do not curse.

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            • Ļ 12:14 - Two early mss do not contain "you"
              15 13Rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep.

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              16 14Be of the same mind toward one another; 15do not be haughty in mind, but eassociate with the lowly. 16Do not be wise in your own estimation.

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                • ļ 12:16 - Or "accommodate yourself to lowly things"
                  17 17Never pay back evil for evil to anyone. f18Respect what is right in the sight of all men.

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                    • Ľ 12:17 - Lit "Take thought for"
                      18 If possible, 19so far as it depends on you, 20be at peace with all men.

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                      19 21Never take your own revenge, beloved, but gleave room for the wrath of God, for it is written, "22VENGEANCE IS MINE, I WILL REPAY," says the Lord.

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                      20 "23BUT IF YOUR ENEMY IS HUNGRY, FEED HIM, AND IF HE IS THIRSTY, GIVE HIM A DRINK; FOR IN SO DOING YOU WILL HEAP BURNING COALS ON HIS HEAD."

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                      21 Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.