1 Thessalonians 2:5-15 KJV

6 Nor of men sought we glory, neither of you, nor yet of others, when we might have beena burdensome *, as the apostles of Christ.

References for 1 Thessalonians 2:6

    • b 2:6 - been...: or, used authority
      8 So being affectionately desirous of you, we were willing to have imparted unto you, not the gospel of God only, but also our own souls, because ye were dear unto us.
      10 Ye are witnesses, and God also, how holily and justly and unblameably we behaved ourselves among you that believe :
      13 For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe .
      15 Who both killed the Lord Jesus, and their own prophets, and have persecuted us;b and they please not God, and are contrary to all men:

      References for 1 Thessalonians 2:15

        • c 2:15 - persecuted us: or, chased us out