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1 Thessalonians 5:17-27

RSV 17 pray constantly, NIV 17 pray continually; RSV 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. NIV 18 give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. RSV 19 Do not quench the Spirit, NIV 19 Do not put out the Spirit's fire; RSV 20 do not despise prophesying, NIV 20 do not treat prophecies with contempt. RSV 21 but test everything; hold fast what is good, NIV 21 Test everything. Hold on to the good. RSV 22 abstain from every form of evil. NIV 22 Avoid every kind of evil. RSV 23 May the God of peace himself sanctify you wholly; and may your spirit and soul and body be kept sound and blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. NIV 23 May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. RSV 24 He who calls you is faithful, and he will do it. NIV 24 The one who calls you is faithful and he will do it. RSV 25 Brethren, pray for us. NIV 25 Brothers, pray for us. RSV 26 Greet all the brethren with a holy kiss. NIV 26 Greet all the brothers with a holy kiss. RSV 27 I adjure you by the Lord that this letter be read to all the brethren. NIV 27 I charge you before the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers.