Philippians 1:1-8 CSB


1 Paul and Timothy, slaves of Christ Jesus: To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are in Philippi,a including the overseers and deacons.

References for Philippians 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Ac 16:12-40; 20:3-6
      2 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

      Thanksgiving and Prayer

      3 I give thanks to my God for every remembrance of you,b

      References for Philippians 1:3

        • b 1:3 - Or for your every remembrance of me
          4 always praying with joy for all of you in my every prayer,
          5 because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.
          6 I am sure of this, that He who started a good work in youc will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.

          References for Philippians 1:6

            • c 1:6 - Or work among you
              7 It is right for me to think this way about all of you, because I have you in my heart,d and you are all partners with me in grace, both in my imprisonment and in the defense and establishment of the gospel.

              References for Philippians 1:7

                • d 1:7 - Or because you have me in your heart
                  8 For God is my witness, how I deeply miss all of you with the affection of Christ Jesus.