Philippians 4:10-20 LEB

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10 But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last {you have renewed your concern for me}a, for whom also you were thinking, but you had no opportunity [to express it].

References for Philippians 4:10

    • Ž 4:10 - Literally "you have revived to think on behalf of me"
      11 Not that I speak from need, for I have learned to be content in whatever [circumstances] I am.
      12 I know [how] both {to make do with little}b and I know [how] {to have an abundance}c. In everything and in all [things] I have learned the secret both to be filled and to be hungry, both {to have an abundance}d and to go without.

      References for Philippians 4:12

        •  4:12 - Literally "to be humbled"
        •  4:12 - Literally "to abound"
        • ‘ 4:12 - Literally "to abound"
          13 I am able [to do] all [things] by the one who strengthens me.
          14 Nevertheless you have done well by sharinge with me in my affliction.

          References for Philippians 4:14

            • ’ 4:14 - *Here "by" is supplied as a component of the participle ("sharing") which is understood as means
              15 Now you also know, Philippians, that at the beginning of the gospel, when I departed from Macedonia, no church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving except you alone,
              16 because even in Thessalonica {on more than one occasion}f you sent for my need.

              References for Philippians 4:16

                • “ 4:16 - Literally "both once and twice"
                  17 Not that I seek the gift, but I seek for the profit that increases to your account.
                  18 But I have received everything [in full] and have an abundance; {I am well supplied}g [because]h I received from Epaphroditus {what you had sent}i, a fragrant offering, an acceptable sacrifice, well-pleasing to God.

                  References for Philippians 4:18

                    • ” 4:18 - Literally "I have been made full"
                    • • 4:18 - *Here "because" is supplied as a component of the participle ("received") which is understood as causal
                    • – 4:18 - Literally "the things from you"
                      19 And my God will fulfill your every need according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
                      20 Now to our God and Father [be] the glory {forever and ever}j. Amen.

                      References for Philippians 4:20

                        • — 4:20 - Literally "to the ages of the ages"