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Matthew 5:48 New King James Version (NKJV)

48 Therefore you shall be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Matthew 5:48 Amplified Bible (AMP)

48 You, therefore, will be perfect [growing into spiritual maturity both in mind and character, actively integrating godly values into your daily life], as your heavenly Father is perfect.

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Matthew 5:48 New International Version (NIV)

48 Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.

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Matthew 5:48 King James Version (KJV)

48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.

2 Corinthians 13:11 New King James Version (NKJV)

Greetings and Benediction

11 Finally, brethren, farewell. Become complete. Be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace will be with you.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

2 Corinthians 13:11 Amplified Bible (AMP)

11 Finally, believers, rejoice! Be made complete [be what you should be], be comforted, be like-minded, live in peace [enjoy the spiritual well-being experienced by believers who walk closely with God]; and the God of love and peace [the source of lovingkindness] will be with you.

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2 Corinthians 13:11 New International Version (NIV)

Final Greetings

11 Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.

New International Version (NIV)

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2 Corinthians 13:11 King James Version (KJV)

11 Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.

Deuteronomy 18:13 New King James Version (NKJV)

13 You shall be [a]blameless before the Lord your God.

Footnotes:

  1. Deuteronomy 18:13 Lit. perfect
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Deuteronomy 18:13 Amplified Bible (AMP)

13 You shall be blameless (complete, perfect) before the Lord your God.

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Deuteronomy 18:13 New International Version (NIV)

13 You must be blameless before the Lord your God.

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Deuteronomy 18:13 King James Version (KJV)

13 Thou shalt be perfect with the Lord thy God.

1 John 2:5 New King James Version (NKJV)

But whoever keeps His word, truly the love of God [a]is perfected in him. By this we know that we are in Him.

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 2:5 has been completed
New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

1 John 2:5 Amplified Bible (AMP)

But whoever habitually keeps His word and obeys His precepts [and treasures His message in its entirety], in him the love of God has truly been perfected [it is completed and has reached maturity]. By this we know [for certain] that we are in Him:

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1 John 2:5 New International Version (NIV)

But if anyone obeys his word, love for God[a] is truly made complete in them. This is how we know we are in him:

Footnotes:

  1. 1 John 2:5 Or word, God’s love
New International Version (NIV)

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1 John 2:5 King James Version (KJV)

But whoso keepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him.

1 John 4:12 New King James Version (NKJV)

Seeing God Through Love

12 No one has seen God at any time. If we love one another, God abides in us, and His love has been perfected in us.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

1 John 4:12 Amplified Bible (AMP)

12 No one has seen God at any time. But if we love one another [with unselfish concern], God abides in us, and His love [the love that is His essence abides in us and] is completed and perfected in us.

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1 John 4:12 New International Version (NIV)

12 No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.

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1 John 4:12 King James Version (KJV)

12 No man hath seen God at any time. If we love one another, God dwelleth in us, and his love is perfected in us.

Colossians 1:28 New King James Version (NKJV)

28 Him we preach, warning every man and teaching every man in all wisdom, that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus.

New King James Version (NKJV)

Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Colossians 1:28 Amplified Bible (AMP)

28 We proclaim Him, warning and instructing everyone in all wisdom [that is, with comprehensive insight into the word and purposes of God], so that we may present every person complete in Christ [mature, fully trained, and perfect in Him—the Anointed].

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Colossians 1:28 New International Version (NIV)

28 He is the one we proclaim, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone fully mature in Christ.

New International Version (NIV)

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Colossians 1:28 King James Version (KJV)

28 Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus: