Homem de Deus
22 that you should put away the old man who belonged to your former way of life and was perishing in deluding passions,
23 and that you should be made new in the spirit of your minds
24 and put on the new man formed as God approves in the righteousness and holiness of truth.
Let no one look down on you because you are young, but be an example to believers in speech, in the life you lead, in love, in faith, in purity.
But you, O man of God, must shun this. Pursue righteousness, piety, faith, love, endurance, gentleness.
Watch, stand firmly in the faith, be manly, be strong,
let all that you do be done in love.
We know that God does not listen to a sinner, but if any one is God-fearing and does his will, God hears him.
All who received him \'97 to them he gave power to become children of God, to those who believe in his name,
who were born not of blood nor of the will of flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.
There came a man, sent from God. His name was John.
He came for testimony, to testify about the Light, that all might believe through him.