16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth on him, should not perish, but should have life eternal.
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23 For the life is more important than food, and the body than raiment.
15 Love not the world, nor any thing in it; for whoever loveth the world, hath not the love of the Father in him. 16 For all that is in the world, is, the lust of the body, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of the world; which are not from the Father, but from the world itself. 17 And the world is passing away, both it and the lust thereof; but he that doeth the pleasure of God, abideth for ever.
9 And after these things, I looked, and lo, a great multitude, which no one could number, from all kindreds, and nations, and tribes, and tongues; who stood before the throne, and before the Lamb, clothed in white robes, and palms in their hands;
19 Being free from them all, I have made myself servant to every man; that I might gain many: 20 and with the Jews, I was as a Jew, that I might gain the Jews; and with those under the law, I was as under the law, that I might gain them who are under the law; 21 and to those who have not the law, I was as without the law, (although I am not without law to God, but under the law of the Messiah,) that I might gain them that are without the law. 22 I was with the weak, as weak, that I might gain the weak: I was all things to all men, that I might vivify every one. 23 And this I do, that I may participate in the announcement.
19 And if ye were of the world, the world would love what is of it. But ye are not of the world, for I have chosen you out of the world; for this cause, the world hateth you.
28 There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free-born, neither male nor female; for ye are all one in Jesus the Messiah.
2 And be not conformed to this world; but be ye transformed, by the renovation of your minds: and discern ye what is the good and acceptable and perfect pleasure of God.