Let brotherly friendship continue;
but don't forget to be friendly to outsiders; for in so doing, some people, without knowing it, have entertained angels.
Remember those in prison and being mistreated, as if you were in prison with them and undergoing their torture yourselves.
Marriage is honorable in every respect; and, in particular, sex within marriage is pure. But God will indeed punish fornicators and adulterers.
Keep your lives free from the love of money; and be satisfied with what you have; for God himself has said, "I will never fail you or abandon you."
Therefore, we say with confidence, "ADONAI is my helper; I will not be afraid what can a human being do to me?"
Remember your leaders, those who spoke God's message to you. Reflect on the results of their way of life, and imitate their trust -