But if the unbelieving depart, let him depart. A brother or a sister is not under bondage in such cases
: but God hath called us to peace.
For what knowest thou, O wife, whether thou shalt save thy
husband? or how knowest thou, O man, whether thou shalt save thy
But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.
Is any man called being circumcised? let him not become uncircumcised. Is any called in uncircumcision? let him not be circumcised.
Circumcision is nothing, and uncircumcision is nothing, but the keeping of the commandments of God.
Let every man abide in the same calling wherein he was called.
Art thou called being
a servant? care not for it: but if thou mayest be made free, use it
For he that is called in the Lord, being
a servant, is the Lord's freeman: likewise also he that is called, being
free, is Christ's servant.