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1 Corinthians 7:21-31

NIV 21 Were you a slave when you were called? Don't let it trouble you--although if you can gain your freedom, do so. NIV 21 Were you a slave when you were called? Don't let it trouble you--although if you can gain your freedom, do so. NIV 22 For he who was a slave when he was called by the Lord is the Lord's freedman; similarly, he who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave. NIV 22 For he who was a slave when he was called by the Lord is the Lord's freedman; similarly, he who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave. NIV 23 You were bought at a price; do not become slaves of men. NIV 23 You were bought at a price; do not become slaves of men. NIV 24 Brothers, each man, as responsible to God, should remain in the situation God called him to. NIV 24 Brothers, each man, as responsible to God, should remain in the situation God called him to. NIV 25 Now about virgins: I have no command from the Lord, but I give a judgment as one who by the Lord's mercy is trustworthy. NIV 25 Now about virgins: I have no command from the Lord, but I give a judgment as one who by the Lord's mercy is trustworthy. NIV 26 Because of the present crisis, I think that it is good for you to remain as you are. NIV 26 Because of the present crisis, I think that it is good for you to remain as you are. NIV 27 Are you married? Do not seek a divorce. Are you unmarried? Do not look for a wife. NIV 27 Are you married? Do not seek a divorce. Are you unmarried? Do not look for a wife. NIV 28 But if you do marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. But those who marry will face many troubles in this life, and I want to spare you this. NIV 28 But if you do marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. But those who marry will face many troubles in this life, and I want to spare you this. NIV 29 What I mean, brothers, is that the time is short. From now on those who have wives should live as if they had none; NIV 29 What I mean, brothers, is that the time is short. From now on those who have wives should live as if they had none; NIV 30 those who mourn, as if they did not; those who are happy, as if they were not; those who buy something, as if it were not theirs to keep; NIV 30 those who mourn, as if they did not; those who are happy, as if they were not; those who buy something, as if it were not theirs to keep; NIV 31 those who use the things of the world, as if not engrossed in them. For this world in its present form is passing away. NIV 31 those who use the things of the world, as if not engrossed in them. For this world in its present form is passing away.