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1 Thessalonians 1

CEB 1 From Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy. To the Thessalonians' church that is in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Grace and peace to all of you. NRS 1 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. CEB 2 We always thank God for all of you when we mention you constantly in our prayers. NRS 2 We always give thanks to God for all of you and mention you in our prayers, constantly CEB 3 This is because we remember your work that comes from faith, your effort that comes from love, and your perseverance that comes from hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the presence of our God and Father. NRS 3 remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. CEB 4 Brothers and sisters, you are loved by God, and we know that he has chosen you. NRS 4 For we know, brothers and sisters beloved by God, that he has chosen you, CEB 5 We know this because our good news didn't come to you just in speech but also with power and the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction. You know as well as we do what kind of people we were when we were with you, which was for your sake. NRS 5 because our message of the gospel came to you not in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction; just as you know what kind of persons we proved to be among you for your sake. CEB 6 You became imitators of us and of the Lord when you accepted the message that came from the Holy Spirit with joy in spite of great suffering. NRS 6 And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for in spite of persecution you received the word with joy inspired by the Holy Spirit, CEB 7 As a result you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and Achaia. NRS 7 so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia. CEB 8 The message about the Lord rang out from you, not only in Macedonia and Achaia but in every place. The news about your faithfulness to God has spread so that we don't even need to mention it. NRS 8 For the word of the Lord has sounded forth from you not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but in every place your faith in God has become known, so that we have no need to speak about it. CEB 9 People tell us about what sort of welcome we had from you and how you turned to God from idols. As a result, you are serving the living and true God, NRS 9 For the people of those regions report about us what kind of welcome we had among you, and how you turned to God from idols, to serve a living and true God, CEB 10 and you are waiting for his Son from heaven. His Son is Jesus, who is the one he raised from the dead and who is the one who will rescue us from the coming wrath. NRS 10 and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead—Jesus, who rescues us from the wrath that is coming.