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Philippians 1 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:1 - Paul G3972 and Timothy, G5095 bond-servants G1401 of Christ G5547 Jesus, G2424 To all G3956 the [fn]saints G40 in Christ G5547 Jesus G2424 who are in Philippi, G5375 [fn]including G4862 the overseers G1985 and deacons: G1249
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:2 - Grace G5485 to you and peace G1515 from God G2316 our Father G3962 and the Lord G2962 Jesus G2424 Christ. G5547
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:3 - I thank G2168 my God G2316 in all G3956 my remembrance G3417 of you,
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:4 - always G3842 offering G4160 prayer G1162 with joy G5479 in my every G3956 prayer G1162 for you all, G3956
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:5 - in view G1909 of your [fn]participation G2842 in the gospel G2098 from the first G4413 day G2250 until G891 now. G3568
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:6 - For I am confident G3982 of this G3778 very G846 thing, G846 that He who began G1728 a good G18 work G2041 in you will perfect G2005 it until G891 the day G2250 of Christ G5547 Jesus. G2424
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:7 - [fn]For it is only G2531 right G1342 for me to feel G5426 this G3778 way G3778 about G5228 you all, G3956 because G1223 I have G2192 you in my heart, G2588 since both G5037 in my [fn]imprisonment G1199 and in the defense G627 and confirmation G951 of the gospel, G2098 you all G3956 are partakers G4791 of grace G5485 with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:8 - For God G2316 is my witness, G3144 how G5613 I long G1971 for you all G3956 with the [fn]affection G4698 of Christ G5547 Jesus. G2424
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:9 - And this G3778 I pray, G4336 that your love G26 may abound G4052 still G2089 more G3123 and more G3123 in real G1922 knowledge G1922 and all G3956 discernment, G144
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:10 - so G1519 that you may [fn]approve G1381 the things that are excellent, G1308 in order G2443 to be sincere G1506 and blameless G677 [fn]until G1519 the day G2250 of Christ; G5547
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:11 - having been filled G4137 with the fruit G2590 of righteousness G1343 which comes through G1223 Jesus G2424 Christ, G5547 to the glory G1391 and praise G1868 of God. G2316

The Gospel Is Preached

Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:12 - Now G1161 I want G1014 you to know, G1097 brethren, G80 that my circumstances G3588 G2596 have turned G2064 out for the greater G3123 progress G4297 of the gospel, G2098
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:13 - so G5620 that my [fn]imprisonment G1199 in the cause of Christ G5547 has become G1096 well G5318 known G5318 throughout G1722 the whole G3650 [fn]praetorian G4232 guard G4232 and to everyone G3956 else, G3062
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:14 - and that most G4183 of the [fn]brethren, G80 trusting G3982 in the Lord G2962 because of my [fn]imprisonment, G1199 have G5111 far G4057 more G4057 courage G5111 to speak G2980 the word G3056 of God G2316 without G870 fear. G870
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:15 - Some, G5100 to be sure, G3303 are preaching G2784 Christ G5547 even G2532 [fn]from envy G5355 and strife, G2054 but some G5100 also G2532 [fn]from good G2107 will; G2107
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:16 - the latter G3303 do it out of love, G26 knowing G6063 that I am appointed G2749 for the defense G627 of the gospel; G2098
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:17 - the former G3588 G1161 proclaim G2605 Christ G5547 out of selfish G2052 ambition G2052 [fn]rather G3756 than G3756 from pure G55 motives, G55 thinking G3633 to cause G1453 me distress G2347 in my [fn]imprisonment. G1199
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:18 - What G5101 then? G1063 Only G4133 that in every G3956 way, G5158 whether G1535 in pretense G4392 or G1535 in truth, G225 Christ G5547 is proclaimed; G2605 and in this G3778 I rejoice. G5463 Yes, G235 and I will rejoice, G5463
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:19 - for I know G6063 that this G3778 will turn G576 out for my [fn]deliverance G4991 through G1223 your [fn]prayers G1162 and the provision G2024 of the Spirit G4151 of Jesus G2424 Christ, G5547
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:20 - according G2596 to my earnest G603 expectation G603 and hope, G1680 that I will not be put G153 to shame G153 in anything, G3762 but that with all G3956 boldness, G3954 Christ G5547 will even G2532 now, G3568 as always, G3842 be exalted G3170 in my body, G4983 whether G1535 by life G2222 or G1535 by death. G2288

To Live Is Christ

Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:21 - For to me, to live G2198 is Christ G5547 and to die G599 is gain. G2771
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:22 - [fn]But if G1487 I am to live G2198 on in the flesh, G4561 this G3778 will mean fruitful G2590 labor G2041 for me; and I do not know G1107 [fn]which G5101 to choose. G138
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:23 - But I am hard-pressed G4912 from both G1417 directions, having G2192 the desire G1939 to depart G360 and be with Christ, G5547 for that is very G4183 much G4183 better; G2909
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:24 - yet G1161 to remain G1961 on in the flesh G4561 is more G316 necessary G316 for your sake. G1223
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:25 - Convinced G3982 of this, G3778 I know G6063 that I will remain G3306 and continue G3887 with you all G3956 for your progress G4297 and joy G5479 [fn]in the faith, G4102
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:26 - so G2443 that your proud G2745 confidence G2745 in me may abound G4052 in Christ G5547 Jesus G2424 through G1223 my coming G3952 to you again. G3825
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:27 - Only G3440 conduct G4176 yourselves in a manner G516 worthy G516 of the gospel G2098 of Christ, G5547 so G2443 that whether G1535 I come G2064 and see G3708 you or G1535 remain G548 absent, G548 I will hear G191 of you that you are standing G4739 firm G4739 in one G1520 spirit, G4151 with one G1520 [fn]mind G5590 striving G4866 together G4866 for the faith G4102 of the gospel; G2098
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:28 - in no G3367 way G3367 alarmed G4426 by your opponents G480—which G3748 is a sign G1732 of destruction G684 for them, but of salvation G4991 for you, and that too, from God. G2316
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:29 - For to you it has been granted G5483 for Christ’s G5547 sake, G5228 not only G3440 to believe G4100 in Him, but also G2532 to suffer G3958 for His sake, G5228
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 1:30 - experiencing G2192 the same G846 conflict G73 which G3634 you saw G3708 in me, and now G3568 hear G191 to be in me.
NASB Footnotes
Or, holy ones
Literally: with
Or, sharing in the preaching of the gospel
Literally: Just as it is right
Literally: bonds
Literally: inward parts
Or, discover; or distinguish between the things which differ
Or, for
Literally: bonds
Or, governor's palace
Or, brethren in the Lord, trusting because of my bonds
Literally: bonds
Literally: because of
Literally: not sincerely
Literally: bonds
Or, salvation
Literally: supplication
Or, But if to live in the flesh, this will be fruitful labor for me, then I
Literally: what I shall choose
Literally: of
Literally: soul

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