for the one who says, "Welcome," to him shares in his evil works.
Now I implore you, brothers, watch out for those who cause dissensions and pitfalls contrary to the doctrine you have learned. Avoid them;
for such people do not serve our Lord Christ but their own appetites, and by smooth talk and flattering words they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting.
But now I am writing you not to associate with anyone who bears the name of brother who is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a reviler, a drunkard or a swindler. Do not even eat with such a person.
If anyone does not love the Lord, a curse be on him. Maranatha!
But even if we or an angel from heaven should preach to you a gospel other than what we have preached to you, a curse be on him!
As we have said before, I now say again: if anyone preaches to you a gospel contrary to what you received, a curse be on him!
holding to the form of religion but denying its power. Avoid these people!
For among them are those who worm their way into households and capture idle women burdened down with sins, led along by a variety of passions,
Reject a divisive person after a first and second warning,
"LORD, God of my master Abraham," he prayed, "grant me success today, and show kindness to my master Abraham.
Then none who pass by will say, "May the LORD's blessing be on you." We bless you in the name of the LORD.