1 Thessalonians 2:4-6 NAS

4 1but just as we have been approved by God to be 2entrusted with the gospel, so we speak, 3not as pleasing men, but God who a4examines our hearts.

References for 1 Thessalonians 2:4

    • l 2:4 - Or "approves"
      5 For we never * came bwith flattering speech, as you know, nor with 5a pretext for greed -6God is witness -

      References for 1 Thessalonians 2:5

        • m 2:5 - Lit "in a word of flattery"
          6 nor did we 7seek glory from men, either from you or from others, even though as 8apostles of Christ cwe might have dasserted * our authority.

          References for 1 Thessalonians 2:6

            • n 2:6 - Lit "being able to"
            • o 2:6 - Or "be burdensome"