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1 Thessalonians 2:17 LEB

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"

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      • a 2:5 - Literally "for neither ever"
      • b 2:7 - Literally "being able to be with a claim of importance"
      • c 2:7 - *Here the participle ("being able") is understood as concessive
      • d 2:13 - *Here "[when]" is supplied as a component of the participle ("received") which is understood as temporal
      • e 2:13 - Literally "of hearing"
      • f 2:16 - Or "has come upon them at last"
      • 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"
      • i 2:18 - Literally "both once and twice"