21Devoteyourselves to prayer, keepingalert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving;
3praying at the sametime2for us as well, that God will open up to us a 3door for 4the word, so that we may speakforth5the mystery of Christ, for which I have also6been imprisoned;
that I may make it clear7in the way I ought to speak.
5a8Conductyourselves with wisdomtoward9outsiders , b10making the most of the opportunity.
611Let your speechalways be cwith grace, as though seasoned with 12salt, so that you will knowhow you should13respond to eachperson.