Philippians 1:1-7 ESV


1 Paul and Timothy, servantsa of Christ Jesus, To all the 1saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the 2overseersb and 3deacons:c

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    • a 1:1 - Or slaves; Greek bondservants
    • b 1:1 - Or bishops; Greek episkopoi
    • c 1:1 - Or servants, or ministers; Greek diakonoi
      2 4Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

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      Thanksgiving and Prayer

      3 5I thank my God 6in all my remembrance of you,

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      4 always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer with joy,
      5 7because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now.

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      6 And I am sure of this, that he who began 8a good work in you 9will bring it to completion at 10the day of Jesus Christ.

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      7 It is right for me to feel this way about you all, because I hold you 11in my heart, for you are all 12partakers with me of grace,d both 13in my imprisonment and in 14the defense and confirmation of the gospel.

      References for Philippians 1:7

        • d 1:7 - Or you all have fellowship with me in grace