Do not be deceived: "Evil associations corrupt good habits."
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
gentleness, self-control-against such things there is no law.
So then, as we have opportunity, let us work what is good toward all, but especially toward those who are of the household of faith.
And be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as also God in Christ forgave us.
Likewise also that the women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with propriety and discretion, not with braids or gold or pearls or expensive clothing,
but which is fitting for women professing godliness, by means of good works.
Nor do they light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a lampstand, and it shines on everything in the house.
Thus let your light shine before men, so that they may see your good works, and they may glorify your Father who is in heaven.
5 But also [for] this very reason, making every effort, provide with your faith virtue, and with virtue knowledge,
6 and with knowledge self-control, and with self-control perseverance, and with perseverance godliness,
7 and with godliness brotherly love, and with brotherly love, love.
All things are lawful for me, but not all things are profitable; all things are lawful for me, but not all things edify.
And who is he that shall injure you if you become imitators of that which is good?
Therefore be compassionate, just as your Father also is compassionate.
who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself a people as [His] own possession, zealous for good works.
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
[Let] love [be] without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil. Cling to that which is good.
Let no corrupt word proceed from your mouth, but only what is good for edification, that it may give grace to them that hear.
And God is able to make all grace abound toward you, that in everything always having all sufficiency, you may abound for every good work,