Philemon 1:11-21 NAS

11 who formerly was useless to you, but now is useful both to you and to me.
12 I have sent him back to you in person, that is, sending my very heart,
13 whom I wished to keep with me, so that on your behalf he might minister to me in my a1imprisonment for the gospel;

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14 but without your consent I did not want to do anything, so that your goodness would 2not be, in effect, by compulsion but of your own free will.

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15 For perhaps 3he was for this reason separated from you for a while, that you would have him back forever,

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16 4no longer as a slave, but more than a slave, 5a beloved brother, especially to me, but how much more to you, both 6in the flesh and in the Lord.

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17 If then you regard me a 7partner, accept him as you would me.

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18 But if he has wronged you in any way or owes you anything, charge that to my account;
19 8I, Paul, am writing this with my own hand, I will repay it (9not to bmention to you that you owe to me even your own self as well ).

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20 Yes, brother, let me benefit from you in the Lord; 10refresh my heart in Christ.

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21 11Having confidence in your obedience, I write to you, since I know that you will do even more than what I say.

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