1 Thessalonians 4:1–8

aFurthermore then we ||bbeseech you, brethren, and ||cexhort you by the Lord Jesus, that das ye have received of us ehow ye ought to walk and fto please God, so ye would gabound more and more. For ye know dwhat commandments we gave you by the Lord Jesus. For this is hthe will of God, even your isanctification, kthat ye should abstain from fornication: That every one of you should know how lto possess mhis vessel in isanctification and nhonour; Not in othe lust of oconcupiscence, even pas the Gentiles qwhich know not God: That no man go beyond and ||defraud rhis brother ||in any matter: because that the Lord sis the avenger of all such, as we also have forewarned you and ttestified. For God uhath not called us unto wuncleanness, but xunto iholiness. yHe therefore that ||despiseth, despiseth not man, but God, zwho hath also given unto us his holy Spirit.

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