13 1But we should always give thanks to God for you, 2brethren beloved by the Lord, because 3God has chosen you from the beginning 4for salvation 5through sanctification by the Spirit and faith in the truth.

References for 2 Thessalonians 2:13

    • o 2:13 - One early ms reads "first fruits"
    • p 2:13 - Lit "in"
    • q 2:13 - Lit "of"