Philippians 1:15-25 CSB

15 Some, to be sure, preach Christ out of envy and strife, but others out of good will.a

References for Philippians 1:15

    • i 1:15 - The good will of men, or God's good will or favor
      16 These do so out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the gospel;
      17 the others proclaim Christ out of rivalry, not sincerely, seeking to cause [me] trouble in my imprisonment.b

      References for Philippians 1:17

        • j 1:17 - Lit sincerely, intending to raise tribulation to my bonds
          18 What does it matter? Just that in every way, whether out of false motives or true, Christ is proclaimed. And in this I rejoice. Yes, and I will rejoice
          19 because I know this will lead to my deliverancec d through your prayers and help from the Spirit of Jesus Christ.

          References for Philippians 1:19

            • k 1:19 - Or salvation, or vindication
            • l 1:19 - Jb 13:16-18
              20 My eager expectation and hope is that I will not be ashamed about anything, but that now as always, with all boldness, Christ will be highly honored in my body, whether by life or by death.

              Living Is Christ

              21 For me, living is Christ and dying is gain.

              References for Philippians 1:21

                  22 Now if I live on in the flesh, this means fruitful work for me; and I don't know which one I should choose.
                  23 I am pressured by both. I have the desire to depart and be with Christ-which is far better-
                  24 but to remain in the flesh is more necessary for you.
                  25 Since I am persuaded of this, I know that I will remain and continue with all of you for your advancement and joy in the faith,