1 Thessalonians 4:1-2 NIV

Living to Please God

1 Finally, brothers,1 we instructed you how to live2 in order to please God,3 as in fact you are living. Now we ask you and urge you in the Lord Jesus to do this more and more.

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2 For you know what instructions we gave you by the authority of the Lord Jesus.