Philippians 1:7-17 NAS

7 aFor 1it is only right for me to feel this way about you all, because I 2have you in my heart, since both in my b3imprisonment and in the 4defense and confirmation of the 5gospel, you all are partakers of grace with me.

References for Philippians 1:7

    • d 1:7 - Lit "Just as it is right"
    • e 1:7 - Lit "bonds"
      8 For 6God is my witness, how I long for you all with the caffection of 7Christ Jesus.

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        • f 1:8 - Lit "inward parts"
          9 And this I pray, that 8your love may abound still more and more in 9real knowledge and all discernment,

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          10 so that you may d10approve the things that are excellent, in order to be sincere and blameless euntil 11the day of Christ;

          References for Philippians 1:10

            • g 1:10 - Or "discover;" or "distinguish between the things which differ"
            • h 1:10 - Or "for"
              11 having been filled with the 12fruit of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.

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              The Gospel Is Preached

              12 Now I want you to know, brethren, that my circumstances * 13have turned out for the greater progress of the 14gospel,

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              13 so that my f15imprisonment in the cause of Christ has become well known throughout the whole gpraetorian guard and to 16everyone else,

              References for Philippians 1:13

                • i 1:13 - Lit "bonds"
                • j 1:13 - Or "governor's palace"
                  14 and that most of the hbrethren, trusting in the Lord because of my i17imprisonment, have 18far more courage to speak the word of God without fear.

                  References for Philippians 1:14

                    • k 1:14 - Or "brethren in the Lord, trusting because of my bonds"
                    • l 1:14 - Lit "bonds"
                      15 19Some, to be sure, are preaching Christ even jfrom envy and strife, but some also kfrom good will;

                      References for Philippians 1:15

                        • m 1:15 - Lit "because of"
                        • n 1:15 - Lit "because of"
                          16 the latter do it out of love, knowing that I am appointed for the defense of the 20gospel;

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                          17 the former * proclaim Christ 21out of selfish ambition lrather than from pure motives, thinking to cause me distress in my m22imprisonment.

                          References for Philippians 1:17

                            • o 1:17 - Lit "not sincerely"
                            • p 1:17 - Lit "bonds"