brethren
Acts 9:30
When the brothers found out, they took him down to Caesarea and sent him off to Tarsus.
Acts 15:23
They wrote this letter to be delivered by them: From the apostles and the elders, your brothers, To the brothers from among the Gentiles in Antioch, Syria, and Cilicia: Greetings.
Matthew 23:8
"But as for you, do not be called 'Rabbi,' because you have one Teacher, and you are all brothers.
1 John 3:14-16
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We know that we have passed from death to life because we love our brothers. The one who does not love remains in death.
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Everyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
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This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.
look
Acts 1:21
"Therefore, from among the men who have accompanied us during the whole time the Lord Jesus went in and out among us--
Numbers 11:16
The LORD answered Moses, "Bring Me 70 men from Israel known to you as elders and officers of the people. Take them to the tent of meeting and have them stand there with you.
Deuteronomy 1:13
Appoint for yourselves wise, understanding, and respected men from each of your tribes, and I will make them your leaders.
1 Corinthians 16:3
And when I arrive, I will send those whom you recommend by letter to carry your gracious gift to Jerusalem.
2 Corinthians 8:19-21
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And not only that, but he was also appointed by the churches to accompany us with this gift that is being administered by us for the glory of the Lord Himself and to show our eagerness [to help].
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We are taking this precaution so no one can find fault with us concerning this large sum administered by us.
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For we are making provision for what is honorable, not only before the Lord but also before men.
honest
Acts 10:22
They said, "Cornelius, a centurion, an upright and God-fearing man, who has a good reputation with the whole Jewish nation, was divinely directed by a holy angel to call you to his house and to hear a message from you."
Acts 16:2
The brothers at Lystra and Iconium spoke highly of him.
Acts 22:12
Someone named Ananias, a devout man according to the law, having a good reputation with all the Jews residing there,
1 Timothy 3:7
Furthermore, he must have a good reputation among outsiders, so that he does not fall into disgrace and the Devil's trap.
1 Timothy 3:8
Deacons, likewise, should be worthy of respect, not hypocritical, not drinking a lot of wine, not greedy for money,
1 Timothy 3:10
And they must also be tested first; if they prove blameless, then they can serve as deacons.
1 Timothy 5:10
and is well known for good works-- that is, if she has brought up children, shown hospitality, washed the saints' feet, helped the afflicted, and devoted herself to every good work.
3 John 1:12
Demetrius has a [good] testimony from everyone, and from the truth itself. And we also testify for him, and you know that our testimony is true.
full
Acts 2:4
Then they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in different languages, as the Spirit gave them ability for speech.
Genesis 41:38
Then Pharaoh said to his servants, "Can we find anyone like this, a man who has the spirit of God in him?"
Genesis 41:39
So Pharaoh said to Joseph, "Since God has made all this known to you, there is no one as intelligent and wise as you.
Numbers 11:17-25
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Then I will come down and speak with you there. I will take some of the Spirit who is on you and put [the Spirit] on them. They will help you bear the burden of the people, so that you do not have to bear it by yourself.
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"Tell the people: Purify yourselves [in readiness] for tomorrow, and you will eat meat because you cried before the LORD: 'Who will feed us meat? We really had it good in Egypt.' The LORD will give you meat and you will eat.
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You will eat, not for one day, or two days, or five days, or 10 days, or 20 days,
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but for a whole month-- until it comes out of your nostrils and becomes nauseating to you-- because you have rejected the LORD who is among you, and cried to Him: 'Why did we ever leave Egypt?'"
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But Moses replied, "I'm in the middle of a people with 600,000 foot soldiers, yet You say, 'I will give them meat, and they will eat for a month.'
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If flocks and herds were slaughtered for them, would they have enough? Or if all the fish in the sea were caught for them, would they have enough?"
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The LORD answered Moses, "Is the LORD's power limited? You will see whether or not what I have promised will happen to you."
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Moses went out and told the people the words of the LORD. He brought 70 men from the elders of the people and had them stand around the tent.
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Then the LORD descended in the cloud and spoke to him. He took some of the Spirit that was on Moses and placed [the Spirit] on the 70 elders. As the Spirit rested on them, they prophesied, but they never did it again.
Numbers 27:18
The LORD replied to Moses, "Take Joshua son of Nun, a man who has the Spirit in him, and lay your hands on him.
Numbers 27:19
Have him stand before Eleazar the priest and the whole community, and commission him in their sight.
Job 32:7
I thought that age should speak and maturity should teach wisdom.
Job 32:8
But it is a spirit in man and the breath of the Almighty that give him understanding.
Isaiah 11:2-5
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The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him-- a Spirit of wisdom and understanding, a Spirit of counsel and strength, a Spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD.
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His delight will be in the fear of the LORD. He will not judge by what He sees with His eyes, He will not execute justice by what He hears with His ears,
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but He will judge the poor righteously and execute justice for the oppressed of the land. He will strike the land with discipline from His mouth, and He will kill the wicked with a command from His lips.
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Righteousness and faithfulness will be a belt around His waist.
Isaiah 28:6
a spirit of justice to the one who sits in judgment, and strength to those who turn back the battle at the gate.
Isaiah 28:26
His God teaches him order; He instructs him.
1 Corinthians 12:8
to one is given a message of wisdom through the Spirit, to another, a message of knowledge by the same Spirit,
Ephesians 5:18
And don't get drunk with wine, which [leads to] reckless actions, but be filled with the Spirit:
James 1:17
Every generous act and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights; with Him there is no variation or shadow cast by turning.
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peace-loving, gentle, compliant, full of mercy and good fruits, without favoritism and hypocrisy.
James 3:18
And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.
whom
Acts 6:6
They had them stand before the apostles, who prayed and laid their hands on them.
Acts 13:2
As they were ministering to the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work that I have called them to."
Acts 13:3
Then, after they had fasted, prayed, and laid hands on them, they sent them off.
1 Timothy 3:8-15
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Deacons, likewise, should be worthy of respect, not hypocritical, not drinking a lot of wine, not greedy for money,
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holding the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.
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And they must also be tested first; if they prove blameless, then they can serve as deacons.
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Wives, too, must be worthy of respect, not slanderers, self-controlled, faithful in everything.
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Deacons must be husbands of one wife, managing their children and their own households competently.
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For those who have served well as deacons acquire a good standing for themselves, and great boldness in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.
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I write these things to you, hoping to come to you soon.
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But if I should be delayed, [I have written] so that you will know how people ought to act in God's household, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and foundation of the truth.