But he who shall persevere unto the end,-he shall live.
LOVE is patient and benign; love envieth not; love is not tumultuous, nor inflated;
it acteth not with unseemliness, nor seeketh its own; it is not angry, nor thoughtful of evil;
But this one (truth) be not ignorant of, my beloved, That one day with the Lord (is) as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
But for this he had compassion upon me, that in me first Jeshu Meshiha might show all long-suffering, as an exhibition for them who should believe in him unto everlasting life.
in all lowliness of mind, and composedness, and long-suffering; and be patient towards one another in love.
preach the word, and stand with diligence in season, and (that) which is not season; confute, and rebuke with all prolongedness of mind and doctrine.
But the God of patience and of consolation give to you that with impartiality you may think one of another in Jeshu Meshiha,
And while we do that which is good, let it not weary us; for the time will be when we shall reap, and it will not weary us.
Rejoice in your hope, sustain your afflictions, be constant in prayer;
Be wakeful therefore, because ye know not in what hour cometh your Lord.
Not dilatory is the Lord in his promises, as some consider delay; but is patient on your account, not willing that any man should perish, but (that) every man to repentance should come.
I come quickly. Hold that which thou hast, that no man take thy crown.
Wear, therefore, as the chosen of Aloha, saints and beloved, compassions and tenderness, and benignity, and lowliness of mind, and composure, and patience.
But if we hope for that which is not seen, in patience we wait.