Godís Longing for Us to be Edified

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In each of the highlighted, the same Greek word for building up is used

Romans 14:19 So then, let us follow after things which make for peace, and things by which we may build one another up.

Romans 15:2 Let each one of us please his neighbor for that which is good, to be building him up.

1 Corinthians 14:3 But he who prophesies speaks to men for their edification, exhortation, and consolation.

1 Corinthians 14:5 Now I desire to have you all speak with other languages, but rather that you would prophesy. For he is greater who prophesies than he who speaks with other languages, unless he interprets, that the assembly may be built up.

1 Corinthians 14:12 So also you, since you are zealous for spiritual gifts, seek that you may abound to the building up of the assembly.

1 Corinthians 14:26 What is it then, brothers? When you come together, each one of you has a psalm, has a teaching, has a revelation, has another language, has an interpretation. Let all things be done to build each other up.

2 Corinthians 10:8 For though I should boast somewhat abundantly concerning our authority, (which the Lord gave for building you up, and not for casting you down) I will not be disappointed

2 Corinthians 12:19  . . . But all things, beloved, are for your edifying.

2 Corinthians 13:10 For this cause I write these things while absent, that I may not deal sharply when present, according to the authority which the Lord gave me for building up, and not for tearing you down.

Ephesians 4:29 Let no corrupt speech proceed out of your mouth, but only what is good for building others up as the need may be, that it may give grace to those who hear.

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