Love must be sincere.1 Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.2
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Be devoted to one another in brotherly love.3 Honor one another above yourselves.4
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Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor,5 serving the Lord.
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Be joyful in hope,6 patient in affliction,7 faithful in prayer.8
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Share with God's people who are in need.9 Practice hospitality.10
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Bless those who persecute you;11 bless and do not curse.
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Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.12
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Live in harmony with one another.13 Do not be proud, but be willing to associate with people of low position. Do not be conceited.14
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Do not repay anyone evil for evil.15 Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody.16
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If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.17
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Do not take revenge,18 my friends, but leave room for God's wrath, for it is written: "It is mine to avenge; I will repay,"19 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."20
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Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.