20 For I fear lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I wish, and that (A)I shall be found by you such as you do not wish; lest there be contentions, jealousies, outbursts of wrath, selfish ambitions, backbitings, whisperings, conceits, tumults;

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31 (A)Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, [a]clamor, and (B)evil speaking be put away from you, (C)with all malice.

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  1. Ephesians 4:31 loud quarreling

Do not [a]grumble against one another, brethren, lest you be [b]condemned. Behold, the Judge is standing at the door!

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  1. James 5:9 Lit. groan
  2. James 5:9 NU, M judged

Our Inheritance Through Christ’s Blood

Therefore, (A)laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking, (B)as newborn babes, desire the pure (C)milk of the word, that you may grow [a]thereby, if indeed you have (D)tasted that the Lord is gracious.

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  1. 1 Peter 2:2 NU adds up to salvation