Bible > Bible Commentary; Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) Romans; Romans 15; Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) << Romans 14 | Romans 15 | Romans 16 >> (Read all of Romans 15) Complete Concise Chapter Contents. I have been thinking about the word in the text, "that"--"that ye may prove what is that good and acceptable, and perfect will of God." Paul does so here, led by the delicate perception which, 'Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality. 17 Render to no man evil for evil. II, Third Sunday after EpiphanyText: Romans 12, 16-21. xii. 10 Be devoted to one another in love. "He that Ministereth Let us Wait on Our Ministering" (Rom. Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.' 3 And if I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and if I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profiteth me nothing. (1) At this point the Apostle turns from the speculative, or doctrinal, portion of his Epistle, and begins a series of practical exhortations to his readers as to their lives as Christians. The place where conduct comes in the letter is profoundly significant, and, if …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. xii. &c, Either to these afflictions, shall we murmur and repine at them? No one can clean a room with a filthy duster. Just as under the old dispensation the mind expressed its devotion through the ritual of sacrifice, so now under the new dispensation its worship takes the form of a self-dedication; its service consists in holiness of life, temperance, soberness, and chastity. 7). Now viewing scripture range from the book of Romans chapter 12:1 through chapter 12:2... Romans Chapter 12. Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not. TEXT: "I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service." xii. --ROMANS xii. "Prove what is that Good, and Acceptable and Perfect Will of God" (Rom. Body, flesh; the body of the Church. Honor one another above yourselves. but overcome evil with good--and then the victory is yours; you have subdued your enemy in the noblest sense. Bible > Bible Commentary; Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) Romans; Romans 13; Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) << Romans 12 | Romans 13 | Romans 14 >> (Read all of Romans 13) Complete Concise Chapter Contents . A brother near or remote. First, the boiler may be full and the water clean and clear; or, secondly, the boiler may not only be full but the water may be hot, very hot, hot enough to scald you, almost boiling; thirdly, it may be just one degree hotter and at the boiling point, giving forth its vapor in clouds of steam, pressing through the valves and driving the mighty piston …Rev. 7). Cancel {{#items}} {{local_name}} {{/items}} Book. Psalm 19:14 Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer. Sometimes our communion with God is cut off, or interrupted because of something wrong with a brother, or some lack of unity in the body of Christ. To live, be alive. In the two former the same verb is employed: and in the third the word for 'wise' is cognate with. Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not. Romans 12:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Romans 12:4, NIV: "For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function," Romans 12:4, ESV: "For as in one body we have many members, and the members do not all have the same function," Romans 12:4, KJV: "For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same … Men agree with them, they re-echo them, they applaud them; they do everything, in fact, but exhibit them as the moving, inspiring, and guiding truths of their daily practice. Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.' And when He does not come to fill the chair, is it free to His representative, His poor and humble children? Such, however is not the sense of the Greek, but rather "a service of the reason," i.e., a service rendered by the reason. Beloved, are you ministering to Christ? 24:42-44), “Therefore be on the alert, for you do not know which day your Lord is coming. and concr: sacrifice; a sacrifice, offering. Bible> Romans> Chapter 12> Verse 1 ◄Romans 12:1 ► Therefore I urge you, brothers, on account of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God, which is your spiritual service of worship. Common sense testifies that, in very many things, every Christian must, more or less, conform to the world. 12. 9-10 (R.V.). In these verses we pass from the innermost region of communion with God into the wide field of duties in relation to men. 2. Thus far the Apostle has been laying down very general precepts and principles of Christian morals. He is the author of several important books. Romains 12:1 Interlinéaire • Romains 12:1 Multilingue • Romanos 12:1 Espagnol • Romains 12:1 Français • Roemer 12:1 Allemand • Romains 12:1 Chinois • Romans 12:1 Anglais • Bible Apps • Bible Hub Version Louis Segond 1910 La Bible David Martin 1744 Darby Bible courtesy of CCEL.org. Email. Romans 12:1-2 exhorted us to live in the present in light of God’s past mercies to us. (a) reasonable, rational, (b) metaphorical, as contrasted with the literal. 12 I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, [] by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual [] worship. 2 Corinthians 5:20 Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech you by us: we pray you in Christ's stead, be ye reconciled to God. that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. Romans 12:1 NIV - A Living Sacrifice - Therefore, I urge - Bible Gateway A Living Sacrifice - Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. --ROMANS xii. "As we have Many Members in one Body, So we Being Many are one Body in Christ" (Rom. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou. Be not wise in your own conceits.' --ROMANS xii. This advance in. For sacrifice can be made only of that which is clean; sacrifice is a firstfruit of other actions. It will demand a good temper to overcome the bad temper in my brother. In the former verses the Christian …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. Hosea 14:2 Take with you words, and turn to the LORD: say unto him, Take away all iniquity, and receive us graciously: so will we render the calves of our lips. V), Transfiguration'Be not conformed to this world; but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God.' The worshipper must offer, or present, before God, himself, with all his living energies and powers directed consciously to God's service. April 6. There are three conditions in which the water in that engine may be. The idea contained in sacrifice is that of dedication. There are some moral and spiritual truths which it seems to be almost impossible to impress upon the practical life of the world, although they meet with a sort of universal acceptance. It must be health which fights disease. --ROMANS xii. 10. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. From oikteiro; pity. 9 Let love be without hypocrisy. Romans 13:11-14 exhorts us to live in the present in light of the future return of Jesus Christ. But there is to be this distinction between the old Jewish sacrifices and the Christian sacrifice: the one was of dead animals, the other of the living man. --ROMANS xii. JOWETT Born in 1864 APOSTOLIC OPTIMISM[1] [Footnote 1: Reprinted by permission. Paul does so here, led by the delicate perception which …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. No one can clean a room with a filthy duster. Set not your mind on high things, but condescend to things that are lowly. Reasonable service.--The English phrase is somewhat ambiguous. Satan cannot cast out Satan. 1. Take thought for things honorable in the sight of all men. 6-8. 9-21. Abstr. 18 If it be possible, as much as in you lieth, be at peace with all men. While he removed one ill-growth he would sow the seed of another. 1,2. Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Accusative 2nd Person Plural. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. 13-15. Romans 12:1 - 12:2. In this verse he deals with the bodies of men, in the next verse with the "mind," or the intellectual and spiritual faculties. The Apostle here proceeds to build upon the great thought of the unity of believers in the …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Romans 12. --ROMANS xii. (Romans 12:1) Lesson 77: How to Change for Good (Romans 12:2) Lesson 78: True Humility (Romans 12:3) Lesson 79: Humility in the Functioning Body (Romans 12:4-5) Lesson 80: Humility in Exercising our Gifts (Romans 12:6-8) Lesson 81: Sincere Love (Romans 12:9-10) Lesson 82: How to Serve the Lord (Romans 12:11) Lesson 83: Joyful, Prayerful Perseverance (Romans 12:12) Lesson 84: … Now the body is not for fornication, but for the Lord; and the Lord for the body…, Psalm 69:30,31 I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving…. There are some moral and spiritual truths which it seems to be almost impossible to impress upon the practical life of the world, although they meet with a sort of universal acceptance. For even Christ our passover is sacrificed for us: …. 12 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. 4, 5). The duty of subjection to governors. Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering; or he that teacheth, on teaching; 8. 2). 2). Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation; he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness.' Bible Language English. Sometimes our communion with God is cut off, or interrupted because of something wrong with a brother, or some lack of unity in the body of Christ. --ROMANS xii. It is very remarkable that in the twenty verses devoted to this subject, this is the only one which refers to the inner secrets, 'Be of the same mind one toward another. Many of the world's customs are not only harmless, but salutary, beautiful, …Rev. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, NT Letters: Romans 12:1 Therefore I urge you brothers by (Rom. 5 Ways To Get More Out Of Studying Your Bible. xii. (1-7) Exhortations to mutual love. Let us, then, from our hands, and feet, and mouth, and all our other members, yield a firstfruit unto God" (St. Chrysostom). November the Twenty-Eighth How to Fight Evil. --ROMANS xii. 5. 12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in … The book of Romans is written to Christians at the church in Rome and future Bible readers. II, November the Twenty-Eighth How to Fight Evil"Overcome evil with good." 16 (R.V.). 1 And so, dear brothers and sisters, # 12:1a Greek brothers. 1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service. To Paul there was the closest and most vital connection between the profoundest experiences of the Christian life and its plainest and most superficial duties. Set apart by (or for) God, holy, sacred. --ROMANS xii. In the former verses the Christian, 'For we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office: 5. Service rendered to God, perhaps simply: worship. I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God. xii, 2. 3. 11. 9 Let love be without hypocrisy. --ROMANS xii. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that …Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. If we have not been accustomed to pray for the brethren, we shall not be "given to hospitality"; much less shall we "bless them which persecute us." In the first two verses of the chapter he speaks of this in general terms, but then goes on to give a number of special precepts in no very distinct arrangement or order. V), "Members one of Another. 4, 5). Invite, invoke. Hopeful, and hence rejoicing in the prospect. There is perhaps no chapter in the New Testament, certainly none in this epistle, with which we are more familiar than this one which is introduced by the text; and yet, however familiar we may be with the statements, if we read them carefully and study them honestly they must always come to us not only in the, "Prove what is that good, and acceptable and perfect will of God" (Rom. He now passes to speak of practice, and he binds the two halves of his letter indissolubly together by that significant …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. Romains 12:12 Interlinéaire • Romains 12:12 Multilingue • Romanos 12:12 Espagnol • Romains 12:12 Français • Roemer 12:12 Allemand • Romains 12:12 Chinois • Romans 12:12 Anglais • Bible Apps • Bible Hub Version Louis Segond 1910 La Bible David Martin 1744 Darby Bible courtesy of CCEL.org. 5. 15. In light of what he has just said in the first 11 chapters about the mercies of God, he now makes an appeal to the Roman believers to live their lives in accordance with the … We try to get at the Lord, but we cannot, because we are separated from some member of the Lord's body, or because there is not the freedom of His love flowing through every organic part. V), 'Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord.' 7). xii. Romains 12:6 Interlinéaire • Romains 12:6 Multilingue • Romanos 12:6 Espagnol • Romains 12:6 Français • Roemer 12:6 Allemand • Romains 12:6 Chinois • Romans 12:6 Anglais • Bible Apps • Bible Hub Version Louis Segond 1910 La Bible David Martin 1744 Darby Bible courtesy of CCEL.org. He is the author of several important books. It is very remarkable that in the twenty verses devoted to this subject, this is the only one which refers to the inner secrets …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. "Praying always and fainting not" (Lu 18:1). A Communion Sermon, Delivered Sept. 16, 1866, In The First Presbyterian Church, Troy, N. Y. Rom. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God.--ROM. These three exhortations are linked together by a verbal resemblance which can scarcely be preserved in translation. Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. You. We have here again the same triple arrangement which has prevailed through a considerable portion of the context. xii. …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. 13-15. He now passes to speak of practice, and he binds the two halves of his letter indissolubly together by that significant, Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. Apparently a primary word; certainly, or accordingly. A living sacrifice.--"How is the body to become a sacrifice? "And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God." These three exhortations are linked together by a verbal resemblance which can scarcely be preserved in translation. 10. xii, 2. 11. --ROMANS xii. Romans 15:30 Now I beseech you, brethren, for the Lord Jesus Christ's sake, and for the love of the Spirit, that ye strive together with me in your prayers to God for me; 1 Corinthians 1:10 Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you; but that ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment. From thuo; sacrifice. "He that Ministereth Let us Wait on Our Ministering" (Rom. --Romans 12:1. JOWETT Born in 1864 APOSTOLIC OPTIMISM[1] [Footnote 1: Reprinted by permission …Various—The World's Great Sermons, Volume 10, The True Nonconformist. Your words and wishes are cheap if they do not find expression in your actual gifts. xii. Ro). It will demand a good temper to overcome the bad temper in my brother. Marvin R. Vincent.—Amusement: A Force in Christian Training, Second Address. Has He a place at your table? 11 Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. 3 For I say, through the grace that was given me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but …Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. V), Another Triplet of Graces'Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer.' 3 For I say, through the grace that was given me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but, Text: Romans 12, 6-16. It does not need a blow upon the head to paralyze the brain; a blow, Text: Romans 12, 1-6. July 22. --ROMANS xii. Romans 15 Bible Commentary. A. 7). Ro) The Apostle takes the two main parts of human nature separately. If we have not been accustomed to pray for the brethren, we shall not be "given to hospitality"; much less shall we "bless them which persecute us." 18 If it be possible, as much as in you lieth, be at peace with all men. 1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service. Patient in tribulation. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God.--ROM. Your bodies.--Not merely a periphrasis for "yourselves," but in the strict sense "your bodies," i.e., the very part of you which is apt to be "an occasion of falling." V), Still Another Triplet'Be of the same mind one toward another. R omans chapter 12 is a turning point in the book of Romans. Ro 12:12 Rejoicing in hope. 6 And having gifts differing according to the grace that was given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of our faith; 7 or ministry, let us give ourselves to our ministry; or he that teacheth, to his teaching; 8 or he that exhorteth, to his exhorting; he that giveth, let him do it with liberality; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness. In 1889 he was ordained to St. James's Congregational Church, Newcastle-on-Tyne, and in 1895 was called to his present pastorate of Carr's Lane Congregational Church, Birmingham, where he has taken rank among the leading preachers of Great Britain. 12 I appeal to you therefore, brothers,[ a] by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. xii. So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.' Even Mary did not put, "As we have many members in one body, so we being many are one body in Christ" (Rom. Starting with the one all-comprehensive thought of self-sacrifice as the very foundation of all goodness, of transformation as its method, and of the clear knowledge of our several powers, "So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another." [ d] And therefore I must cultivate a virtue if I would eradicate a vice. --Romans xii. This sense is still strong upon him, and he makes it the link of transition by which the earnest practical exhortations which follow are bound to what precedes. God's mercies must move us to offer ourselves. And among these I fear we must still class, Prayer is to be exercised in all things, for from its position in the present context we are taught that it is not without prayer that we proceed to "distribute to the necessities of the saints." By itself, this command is ambiguous. It does not need a blow upon the head to paralyze the brain; a blow …Rev. Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 2nd Person Plural. From para and kaleo; to call near, i.e. From sozo; the body, used in a very wide application, literally or figuratively. V), Love that Can Hate'Let love be without hypocrisy. 6-8. 'Be not conformed to this world; but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God.' Discussion for Romans 12:12 . Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. 19 Avenge not yourselves, beloved, but give place unto the wrath of God: for it is written, Vengeance belongeth unto me; I will recompense, saith the Lord. There are three conditions in which the water in that engine may be. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that, Text: Romans 12, 16-21. "And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect will of God." Worship. Romans 12:1 NIV Romans 12:1 NLT Romans 12:1 ESV Romans 12:1 NASB Romans 12:1 KJV Romans 12:1 BibleApps.com Romans 12:1 Biblia Paralela Romans 12:1 Chinese Bible Romans 12:1 French Bible Romans 12:1 Clyx Quotations NT Letters: Romans 12:1 Therefore I urge you brothers by (Rom. Directions how to behave towards the weak. Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship. --Romans xii. 4, 5. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. 6 And having gifts differing according to the grace that was given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of our faith; 7 or ministry, let us give ourselves to our ministry; or he that teacheth, to his teaching; 8 or he that exhorteth, to his exhorting; he that giveth, let him do it with liberality; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that showeth mercy, with cheerfulness. It is hard to give advice without seeming to assume superiority; it is hard to take it, unless the giver identifies himself with the receiver, and shows that his counsel to others is a law for himself. xii. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the. 1:10; 2 Cor. To Paul there was the closest and most vital connection between the profoundest experiences of the Christian life and its plainest and most superficial duties. Romans 12:1 • Romans 12:1 NIV • Romans 12:1 NLT • Romans 12:1 ESV • Romans 12:1 NASB • Romans 12:1 KJV • Romans 12:1 Commentaries • Romans 12:1 Bible Apps • Romans 12:1 Biblia Paralela • Romans 12:1 Chinese Bible • Romans 12:1 French Bible • Romans 12:1 German Bible Interlinear Bible Bible Hub The sequence is as much one of feeling as of ratiocination. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth, July 22. People's Bible Notes for Romans 12:12. The solitary secrecies of rejoicing hope, endurance, and prayer unbroken, are exchanged for the publicities of benevolence and sympathy. Romans chapter 12 KJV (King James Version) 1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.. 2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God. Acceptable, well-pleasing (especially to God), grateful. Bible> Romans> Chapter 12> Verse 1 ◄Romans 12:1 ► Therefore I urge you, brothers, on account of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God, which is your spiritual service of worship. 2 And be not fashioned according to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God. 2). I had occasion to point out, in a sermon on the preceding verse, that the Apostle is, in this context, making the transition from the doctrinal to the practical part of his letter, and that he lays down broad principles, of which all his subsequent injunctions and exhortations are simply the filling up of the details. xii. (8-10) To temperance and sobriety. Romans 12:21 confirms this. Romans 12:1-8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The New Life in Christ. 16 Be not wise in your own conceits. The Apostle here proceeds to build upon the great thought of the unity of believers in the, 'Let love be without hypocrisy. 1 You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things. II, Sunday Before LentText: First Corinthians 13. Your words and wishes are cheap if they do not find expression in your actual gifts. Living Sacrifices to GodI # Cor. Romans 12 - NIV: Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. "Prove what is that Good, and Acceptable and Perfect Will of God" (Rom. 3 And if I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and if I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profiteth me nothing. 1. The place where conduct comes in the letter is profoundly significant, and, if, 'Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer.' These three closely connected clauses occur, as you all know, in the midst of that outline of the Christian life with which the Apostle begins the practical part of this Epistle. Patience implies steadfastness. Let thine eye look upon no evil thing, and it hath become a sacrifice; let thy tongue speak nothing filthy, and it hath become an offering; let thy hand do no lawless deed, and it hath become a whole burnt offering. What shall we then say to these things? 2 And if I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. In the two former the same verb is employed: and in the third the word for 'wise' is cognate with …Alexander Maclaren—Romans, Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. First, the boiler may be full and the water clean and clear; or, secondly, the boiler may not only be full but the water may be hot, very hot, hot enough to scald you, almost boiling; thirdly, it may be just one degree hotter and at the boiling point, giving forth its vapor in clouds of steam, pressing through the valves and driving the mighty piston, "He that ministereth let us wait on our ministering" (Rom. Note, (1) The redeeming mercy of God in Christ is, in the souls of believers, the living spring of all holy obedience ( Romans 12:1). 9 Love must be sincere. 1 If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal. 1055   God, grace and mercy     1065   God, holiness of     1680   types     5036   mind, of God     5136   body     5441   philosophy     5635   work, and redemption     5878   honour     5932   response     6603   acceptance, divine     6690   mercy, response to God's     7414   priesthood, NT     7436   sacrifice, NT fulfilment     7770   priests, NT tasks     8218   consecration     8223   dedication     8225   devotion     8245   ethics, incentives     8271   holiness, purpose     8297   love, for God     8345   servanthood, and worship     8409   decision-making, and providence     8415   encouragement, examples     8435   giving, of oneself     8443   growth     8460   pleasing God     8475   self-denial     8625   worship, acceptable attitudes     8752   false worship, 4010   creation, renewal     5038   mind, the human     5763   attitudes, positive to God     7797   teaching     8115   discipleship, nature of     8128   guidance, receiving     8151   revival, corporate     8162   spiritual vitality     8164   spirituality     8203   character     8208   commitment, to God     8262   generosity, human     8311   morality, and redemption     8369   worthiness     8444   honouring God, January 16. 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