21Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the LordJesusChrist.
32I thank my God in all my remembrance of you,
4alwaysofferingprayer with joy in 3my everyprayer for you all,
in view of your a4participation in the 5gospel6from the firstdayuntilnow.
For I am confident of thisverything, that He who began a goodwork in you will perfect it until7the day of ChristJesus.
7bFor 8it is onlyright for me to feelthiswayabout you all, because I 9have you in my heart, since both in my c10imprisonment and in the 11defense and confirmation of the 12gospel, you all are partakers of grace with me.
For 13God is my witness, how I long for you all with the daffection of 14ChristJesus.
And this I pray, that 15your love may aboundstillmore and more in 16realknowledge and alldiscernment,
10so that you may e17approve the things that are excellent, in order to be sincere and blamelessfuntil18the day of Christ;
having been filled with the 19fruit of righteousness which comes throughJesusChrist, to the glory and praise of God.