And if your foot causes you to stumble, cut it off; it is better for you to enter life lame than to have two feet and to be thrown into hell. a , b46c47
And if your eye causes you to stumble, tear it out; it is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than to have two eyes and to be thrown into hell, d48
where their worm never dies, and the fire is never quenched.
"For everyone will be salted with fire. e50
Salt is good; but if salt has lost its saltiness, how can you season it? f Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with one another."
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