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Philippians 1:16-26

NIV 16 The latter do so in love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. NIV 16 The latter do so in love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. NIV 17 The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir up trouble for me while I am in chains. NIV 17 The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir up trouble for me while I am in chains. NIV 18 But what does it matter? The important thing is that in every way, whether from false motives or true, Christ is preached. And because of this I rejoice. Yes, and I will continue to rejoice, NIV 18 But what does it matter? The important thing is that in every way, whether from false motives or true, Christ is preached. And because of this I rejoice. Yes, and I will continue to rejoice, NIV 19 for I know that through your prayers and the help given by the Spirit of Jesus Christ, what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance. NIV 19 for I know that through your prayers and the help given by the Spirit of Jesus Christ, what has happened to me will turn out for my deliverance. NIV 20 I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death. NIV 20 I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death. NIV 21 For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. NIV 21 For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. NIV 22 If I am to go on living in the body, this will mean fruitful labor for me. Yet what shall I choose? I do not know! NIV 22 If I am to go on living in the body, this will mean fruitful labor for me. Yet what shall I choose? I do not know! NIV 23 I am torn between the two: I desire to depart and be with Christ, which is better by far; NIV 23 I am torn between the two: I desire to depart and be with Christ, which is better by far; NIV 24 but it is more necessary for you that I remain in the body. NIV 24 but it is more necessary for you that I remain in the body. NIV 25 Convinced of this, I know that I will remain, and I will continue with all of you for your progress and joy in the faith, NIV 25 Convinced of this, I know that I will remain, and I will continue with all of you for your progress and joy in the faith, NIV 26 so that through my being with you again your joy in Christ Jesus will overflow on account of me. NIV 26 so that through my being with you again your joy in Christ Jesus will overflow on account of me.