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1 Thessalonians 1 :: Legacy Standard Bible (LSB)

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Paul and Silvanus and Timothy,

To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace.

Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:2 -

We give thanks to God always for all of you, making mention of you in our prayers;

Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:3 - remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and [fn]steadfastness of hope [fn]in our Lord Jesus Christ before our God and Father,
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:4 - knowing, brothers beloved by God, your election,
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:5 - for our gospel did not come to you in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full assurance; just as you know what kind of men we [fn]proved to be among you for your sake.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:6 - You also became imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction with the joy of the Holy Spirit,
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:7 - so that you became a model to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:8 - For the word of the Lord has sounded forth from you, not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every place your faith toward God has gone forth, so that we have no need to say anything.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:9 - For they themselves report about us what kind of an entrance we had [fn]with you, and how you turned to God from [fn]idols to serve [fn]a living and true God,
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 1:10 - and to wait for His Son from [fn]heaven, whom He raised from the dead, Jesus, who rescues us from the wrath to come.
LSB Footnotes
Or perseverance
Lit of
Or became
Lit to
Or the idols
Or the
Lit the heavens

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