Standard Version of the Holy Bible
Chapter 6 (Revised Standard Version)
1 Brethren, if a man is overtaken in any trespass, you who are
spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Look to yourself,
lest you too be tempted.
2 Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.
3 For if any one thinks he is something, when he is nothing, he
4 But let each one test his own work, and then his reason to boast
will be in himself alone and not in his neighbor.
5 For each man will have to bear his own load.
6 Let him who is taught the word share all good things with him who
7 Do not be deceived; God is not mocked, for whatever a man sows,
that he will also reap.
8 For he who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap
corruption; but he who sows to the Spirit will from the Spirit reap
9 And let us not grow weary in well-doing, for in due season we shall
reap, if we do not lose heart.
10 So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all men, and
especially to those who are of the household of faith.
11 See with what large letters I am writing to you with my own hand.
12 It is those who want to make a good showing in the flesh that
would compel you to be circumcised, and only in order that they may not be
persecuted for the cross of Christ.
13 For even those who receive circumcision do not themselves keep the
law, but they desire to have you circumcised that they may glory in your
14 But far be it from me to glory except in the cross of our Lord
Jesus Christ, by which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the
15 For neither circumcision counts for anything, nor uncircumcision,
but a new creation.
16 Peace and mercy be upon all who walk by this rule, upon the Israel
17 Henceforth let no man trouble me; for I bear on my body the marks
18 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit, brethren.