At my first defense, no one came to my support, but everyone deserted me. May it not be held against them.117
But the Lord stood at my side2 and gave me strength,3 so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it.4 And I was delivered from the lion's mouth.518
The Lord will rescue me from every evil attack6 and will bring me safely to his heavenly kingdom.7 To him be glory for ever and ever. Amen.8
Greet Priscillaa and Aquila9 and the household of Onesiphorus.1020
Erastus11 stayed in Corinth, and I left Trophimus12 sick in Miletus.1321
Do your best to get here before winter.14 Eubulus greets you, and so do Pudens, Linus, Claudia and all the brothers.
The Lord be with your spirit.15 Grace be with you.16