Only let us live up to what we have already attained.
Join together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do.
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For, as I have often told you before and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.
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Their destiny is destruction, their god is their stomach, and their glory is in their shame. Their mind is set on earthly things.
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But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ,
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who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be like his glorious body.
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