2 Grace and peace to you from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
References for 2 Thessalonians 1:2

Thanksgiving and Prayer

3 We ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters,a and rightly so, because your faith is growing more and more, and the love all of you have for one another is increasing.
References for 2 Thessalonians 1:3
    • b 1:3 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 2:1, 13, 15; 3:1, 6, 13.