1:5-7 – The ultimate aim of the Christian minister is to produce the love which springs from a pure heart, a good conscience and a genuine faith. Some seem to have forgotten this and to have lost themselves in endless words.
Above is the link for the JB Phillips Translation of the new testament. For this study, I have decided to read and memorize scripture out of this translation this time. I generally study out of the King James Version, but I want the straight-forward, modern wording of the JB Phillips right now. I need to hear it plain. I need to speak it plain.