Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.
Parents will often remind their children to act a certain way by saying, “You know how our family behaves.” Because we belong to God’s family, Paul reminds us that there is a proper way to act toward one another. How is your behaviour to your brothers and sisters?