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being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
I thank my God every time I remember you.
In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy
It is right for me to feel this way about all of you, since I have you in my heart and, whether I am in chains or defending and confirming the gospel, all of you share in God’s grace with me.
for I know that through your prayers and God’s provision of the Spirit of Jesus Christ what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance.
because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now,
For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.
so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ,
The latter do so out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel.
since you are going through the same struggle you saw I had, and now hear that I still have.
I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death.
but it is more necessary for you that I remain in the body.
For it has been granted to you on behalf of Christ not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for him,
God can testify how I long for all of you with the affection of Christ Jesus.
And because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord and dare all the more to proclaim the gospel without fear.
But what does it matter? The important thing is that in every way, whether from false motives or true, Christ is preached. And because of this I rejoice. Yes, and I will continue to rejoice,
without being frightened in any way by those who oppose you. This is a sign to them that they will be destroyed, but that you will be saved—and that by God.
Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, To all God’s holy people in Christ Jesus at Philippi, together with the overseers and deacons :
As a result, it has become clear throughout the whole palace guard and to everyone else that I am in chains for Christ.
Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you or only hear about you in my absence, I will know that you stand firm in the one Spirit, striving together as one for the faith of the gospel
filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ—to the glory and praise of God.
Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel.
The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir up trouble for me while I am in chains.
so that through my being with you again your boasting in Christ Jesus will abound on account of me.