Bible VersionsKJV1 Thessalonians 2:8; 1 Thessalonians 3:1
1 Thessalonians 2:8; 1 Thessalonians 3:1 (King James Version)
So being affectionately desirous of you, we were willing to have imparted unto you, not the gospel of God only, but also our own souls, because ye were dear unto us.
Wherefore when we could no longer forbear , we thought it good to be left at Athens alone;
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