For to me 1to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
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If I am to live in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me. Yet which I shall choose I cannot tell.
2I am hard pressed between the two. My desire is 3to depart and 4be with Christ, for that is far better.
References for Philippians 1:23
But to remain in the flesh is more necessary on your account.
5Convinced of this, 6I know that I will remain and continue with you all, for your 7progress and 8joy in the faith,
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