1 Thessalonians 3:1-2 NIV

1 So when we could stand it no longer,1 we thought it best to be left by ourselves in Athens.2

References for 1 Thessalonians 3:1

      2 We sent Timothy,3 who is our brother and God's fellow workera4 in spreading the gospel of Christ,5 to strengthen and encourage you in your faith,

      References for 1 Thessalonians 3:2

        • a 3:2 - Some manuscripts "brother and fellow worker"; other manuscripts "brother and God's servant"