2 Thessalonians 1:1-6 NLT

1 This letter is from Paul, Silas, a and Timothy.It is written to the church in Thessalonica, you who belong to God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.

References for 2 Thessalonians 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Greek <I>Silvanus.</I>
      2 May God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ give you grace and peace.
      3 Dear brothers and sisters, b we always thank God for you, as is right, for we are thankful that your faith is flourishing and you are all growing in love for each other.

      References for 2 Thessalonians 1:3

        • b 1:3 - Greek <I>Brothers.</I>
          4 We proudly tell God's other churches about your endurance and faithfulness in all the persecutions and hardships you are suffering.
          5 But God will use this persecution to show his justice. For he will make you worthy of his Kingdom, for which you are suffering,
          6 and in his justice he will punish those who persecute you.