11Finally, brethren, 2pray for us that 3the word of the Lord will aspreadrapidly and be glorified, just as it did also with you;
and that we will be 4rescued from bperverse and evilmen; for not all have cfaith.
But 5the Lord is faithful, dand He will strengthen and protect you efrom 6the evil one.
We have7confidence in the Lordconcerning you, that you 8are doing and will continue to dowhat we command.
May the Lord9direct your hearts into the love of God and into the steadfastness of Christ.