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1 Thessalonians 2:8 NAS

8 Having so fond an affection for you, we were well-pleased to 1impart to you not only the 2gospel of God but also our own lives, because you had become very dear to us.

References for 1 Thessalonians 2:8

    • l 2:8 - Or "souls"
    • m 2:8 - Lit "beloved"

      Study tools for 1 Thessalonians 2:8

      • a 2:1 - Lit "entrance"
      • b 2:2 - Or "struggle, conflict"
      • c 2:3 - Lit "in deceit"
      • d 2:4 - Or "approves"
      • e 2:5 - Lit "in a word of flattery"
      • f 2:6 - Lit "being able to"
      • g 2:6 - Or "be burdensome"
      • h 2:7 - Or "became gentle"
      • i 2:7 - Three early mss read "babes"
      • j 2:7 - Lit "in the midst of you"
      • k 2:7 - Or "cherishes"
      • l 2:8 - Or "souls"
      • m 2:8 - Lit "beloved"
      • n 2:10 - Lit "became"
      • o 2:10 - Or who "believe"
      • p 2:11 - Or "testifying to"
      • q 2:15 - Or "persecuted us"
      • r 2:15 - Lit "and"
      • s 2:15 - Lit "and"
      • t 2:16 - Or "forever" or "altogether;" lit "to" the "end"
      • u 2:17 - Lit "occasion of an hour"
      • v 2:17 - Lit "face"
      • w 2:17 - Lit "heart"
      • x 2:18 - Or "Because"
      • y 2:18 - Lit "both once and twice"
      • z 2:19 - Or "presence"