Whereof I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of God given to me by the effectual working of his power.
Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.
Walk in wisdom toward them that are without, redeeming the time.
And now why tarry you? arise, and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on the name of the Lord.
And when they heard it, they were glad, and promised to give him money. And he sought how he might conveniently betray him.
Then Peter said to them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all long-suffering and doctrine.
And it shall be, that in the morning, as soon as the sun is up, you shall rise early, and set on the city: and, behold, when he and the people that is with him come out against you, then may you do to them as you shall find occasion.
As touching our brother Apollos, I greatly desired him to come to you with the brothers: but his will was not at all to come at this time; but he will come when he shall have convenient time.
I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night comes, when no man can work.
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good to all men, especially to them who are of the household of faith.