1 Corinthians 4:20 For the kingdom of God consists of and is based on not talk but power (moral power and excellence of soul).
1 Corinthians 4:21 Now which do you prefer? Shall I come to you with a rod of correction.
Or with love and in a spirit of gentleness? Romans 12:10 Love one another with brotherly affection [as members of one family.
Give precedence and showing honor to one another.Mark 10:18 And Jesus said to him, Why do you call Me [essentially and perfectly morally] good? There is no one [essentially and perfectly morally] good–except God alone.
Hebrews 12:5 And have you [completely] forgotten the divine word of appeal and encouragement in which you are reasoned with and addressed as sons?
My son, do not think lightly or scorn to submit to the correction and discipline of the Lord.
Do not lose courage and give up and faint when you are reproved or corrected by Him
1 Thessalonians 4:15 For this we declare to you by the Lord's [own] word, that we who are alive and remain until the coming of the Lord shall in no way precede [into His presence].
Have an advantage at all over those who have previously fallen asleep [in Him in death].Luke 18:19 Jesus said to him, Why do you call Me [essentially and perfectly morally] good?
No one is [essentially and perfectly morally] good–except God only. Job 5:17 Happy and fortunate is the man whom God reproves.
Do not despise or reject the correction of the Almighty [subjecting you to trial and suffering].
Psalm 111:10 The reverent fear and worship of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom and skill [the preceding and the first essential, the prerequisite and the alphabet]; an good understanding.
Wisdom, means have all those who do [the will of the Lord]. Their praise of Him endures forever.
[Job. 28:28; Prov. 1:7; Matt. 22:37, 38; Rev. 14:7.]Colossians 1:14In Whom we have our redemption through His blood, [which means] the forgiveness of our sins.
Proverbs 6:32 But whoever commits adultery with a woman lacks heart and understanding (moral principle and prudence); he who does it is destroying his own life.
Hebrews 12:7 You must submit to and endure [correction] for discipline; God is dealing with you as with sons. For what son is there whom his father does not [thus] train and correct and discipline?
2 Corinthians 1:18 As surely as God is trustworthy and faithful.
Meaning what He says, our speech and message to you have not been Yes [that might mean] No. Proverbs 8:20 I [Wisdom] walk in the way of righteousness.
Moraly and spiritually rectitude in every area and relation), in the midst of the paths of justice,Proverbs 12:1 WHOEVER LOVES instruction and correction loves knowledge.
He who hates reproof is like a brute beast, stupid and indiscriminating.
Genesis 21:29 And Abimelech said to Abraham, What do these seven ewe lambs which you have set apart mean?
Proverbs 10:2 Treasures of wickedness profit nothing, but righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation) delivers from death. Proverbs 13:1 A WISE son heeds [and is the fruit of] his father's instruction.
A scoffer listens not to rebuke.Leviticus 25:54 And if he is not redeemed during these years and by these means, then he shall go free in the Year of Jubilee, he and his children with him.
Proverbs 12:28 Life is in the way of righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation), and in its pathway there is no death but immortality (perpetual, eternal life).
Morals,ethics and integrity are the things you are in constant accountability for.
And they're also,the things that can and will be bought.
The choice is never given. Keep in mind,it's ever pricey. The soul is continuously ticketed,... Pay,Don't Buy