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31. Go to Christians who offend you—Matthew 18:15
Matthew 18:15 Amplified Bible (AMP)
15 “If your brother sins[a], go and show him his fault in private;
if he listens and pays attention to you,
you have won back your brother.
Galatians 6:1 Amplified Bible (AMP)
6 Brothers, if anyone is caught in any sin, you who are spiritual
[that is, you who are responsive to the guidance of the Spirit] are to restore such a person in a spirit of gentleness
[not with a sense of superiority or self-righteousness],
keeping a watchful eye on yourself, so that you are not tempted as well.
32. Forgive offenders—Matthew 18:21-22 (Also Proverbs 19:11)
21Then Peter came to Him and asked, “Lord, how many times
will my brother sin against me and I forgive him
and let it go? Up to seven times?”
22 Jesus answered him, “I say to you, not up to seven times,
but seventy times seven.
Proverbs 19:11 Amplified Bible (AMP)
11 Good sense and discretion make a man slow to anger,
And it is his honor and glory to overlook a transgression
or an offense [without seeking revenge and harboring resentment].
33. Beware of covetousness—Luke 12:15
Luke 12:15 Amplified Bible (AMP)
15 Then He said to them, “Watch out and guard yourselves
against every form of greed; for not even when one has
an overflowing abundance does his life consist of
nor is it derived from his possessions.”
29. Deny yourself—Luke 9:23 (Also Matthew 10:38 and Mark 8:34)
Luke 9:23 Amplified Bible (AMP)
23 And He was saying to them all, “If anyone
wishes to follow Me [as My disciple], he must deny himself
[set aside selfish interests], and take up his cross daily
[expressing a willingness to endure whatever may come] and follow Me [believing in Me, conforming to My example
in living and, if need be, suffering or perhaps dying because of faith in Me].
Matthew 10:38 Amplified Bible (AMP)
38 And he who does not take his [a]cross [expressing a willingness to
endure whatever may come] and follow Me [believing in Me, conforming
to My example in living and, if need be, suffering or perhaps dying
because of faith in Me] is not worthy of Me.