May the God of peace himself sanctify you entirely; and may your spirit and soul and body be kept sound a and blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
The one who calls you is faithful, and he will do this.
Beloved, b pray for us.
Greet all the brothers and sisters c with a holy kiss.
I solemnly command you by the Lord that this letter be read to all of them. d28
The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. e
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