Romans 1:8; Romans 1:21; Romans 14:6; Romans 16:4
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, because your faith is being proclaimed throughout the whole world.
For even though they knew God, they did not honor Him as God or give thanks, but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened.
He who observes the day, observes it for the Lord , and he who eats, does so for the Lord , for he gives thanks to God; and he who eats not, for the Lord he does not eat, and gives thanks to God.
who for my life risked their own necks, to whom not only do I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles;