Paul’s Desire to Revisit the Thessalonians

17 But [when] we were made orphans by separation from you, brothers, for {a short time} (in face, not in heart), [we were] even more eager with great desire to see your face,

References for 1 Thessalonians 2:17

    • g 2:17 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("were made orphans by separation") which is understood as temporal
    • h 2:17 - Literally "the time of an hour"