New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)26 and when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch.
So it was that for an entire year they met with[a] the church and
taught a great many people, and it was in Antioch that
the disciples were first called “Christians.”
1 Peter 4:16New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)16 Yet if any of you suffers as a Christian,
do not consider it a disgrace,
but glorify God because you bear this name.
1 Peter 4:16Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)16 But if anyone suffers for being Messianic,
let him not be ashamed; but let him bring glory to God
by the way he bears this name.”
John 1:12Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)
12 But to as many as did receive him,
to those who put their trust in his person and power,
he gave the right to become children of God,
John 8:31Amplified Bible (AMP)
31 So Jesus was saying to the Jews who had believed Him,
“If you abide in My word [continually obeying My teachings and
living in accordance with them, then] you are truly My disciples.
John 8:32New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.”
James 1:22 New King James Version (NKJV)
22 But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
James 4:6 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
6 But he gives all the more grace; therefore it says,
“God opposes the proud,
but gives grace to the humble.”
2 Corinthians 13:5 Amplified Bible (AMP)
5 Examine and test and evaluate your own selves to see whether you are holding to your faith
and showing the proper fruits of it. Test and prove yourselves
Do you not yourselves realize and know [thoroughly by an ever-increasing experience]
that Jesus Christ is in you—unless you are [counterfeits] disapproved on trial and rejected?
Galatians 6:3 New King James Version (NKJV)
3 For if anyone thinks himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself.
1 Corinthians 8:2 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)
2 Those who think they know something do not yet know anything as they should.
Luke 10:26-28 New Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (NRSVCE)
26 He said to him, “What is written in the law? What do you read there?”
27 He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul,
and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.”
28 And he said to him, “You have given the right answer; do this, and you will live.”