Be joyful in hope,1 patient in affliction,2 faithful in prayer.3
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Share with God's people who are in need.4 Practice hospitality.5
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Bless those who persecute you;6 bless and do not curse.
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Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.7
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Live in harmony with one another.8 Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.9
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Do not repay anyone evil for evil.10 Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody.11
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If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.12
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Do not take revenge,13 my friends, but leave room for God's wrath, for it is written: "It is mine to avenge; I will repay,"14 says the Lord.
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On the contrary: "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head."15
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Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.