Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another; be sympathetic, love as brothers, be compassionate and humble in spirit.
Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves.
Wives, be subject to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.
Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.
So, as God's chosen ones, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience;
And he sat down, called the twelve, and said to them, »If anyone desires to be first, he must be last of all and servant of all.«
For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.
and said to them, »Whoever receives this little child in my name receives me, and whoever receives me receives him who sent me. For he who is least among you all is the one who is great.«
To our God and Father be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
»Thus, when you give alms, do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may be praised by men. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward.
Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time.
Your adornment must not be merely outwardbraiding the hair, and wearing gold jewelry, or putting on fine clothing;
but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in God's sight.
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will exalt you.
Who is wise and understanding among you? By his good life let him show his deeds in the humility of wisdom.
with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love,
God chose the lowly things of this world and the despised things, and the things that are not, to nullify the things that are,
so that no flesh may boast before God.
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.«
Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud, but associate with the lowly. Do not be conceited.