1 Thessalonians 4:9-12 CSB

Loving and Working

9 About brotherly love: you don't need me to write you because you yourselves are taught by God to love one another.

References for 1 Thessalonians 4:9

      10 In fact, you are doing this toward all the brothers in the entire region of Macedonia. But we encourage you, brothers, to do so even more,
      11 to seek to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business,a and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you,

      References for 1 Thessalonians 4:11

        • d 4:11 - Lit to practice one's own things
          12 so that you may walk properlyb in the presence of outsidersc and not be dependent on anyone.d

          References for 1 Thessalonians 4:12

            • e 4:12 - Or may live respectably
            • f 4:12 - Non-Christians
            • g 4:12 - Or not need anything, or not be in need