2 Peter 1:8; Philippians 1:11; Philippians 4:17; Colossians 1:10

For if these qualities1 are yours and are increasing, they keep you from being ineffective or nunfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.

11 filled uwith the fruit of righteousness that comes vthrough Jesus Christ, wto the glory and praise of God.

17 hNot that I seek the gift, but I seek ithe fruit that increases to your credit.1

10 so as vto walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, wfully pleasing to him: xbearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God;