5 in view of your a1participation in the 2gospel 3from the first day until now.
6 For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until 4the day of Christ Jesus.
7 bFor 5it is only right for me to feel this way about you all, because I 6have you in my heart, since both in my c7imprisonment and in the 8defense and confirmation of the 9gospel, you all are partakers of grace with me.