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United in love

I want you to know how hard I am contending for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not met me personally. My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so … Continue reading

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Making peace

Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother: To God’s holy people in Colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in Christ. Grace and peace to you from God our Father. We always thank … Continue reading

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Kept safe

Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves the father loves his child as well. This is how we know that we love the children of God: by loving God and carrying … Continue reading

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Reassurance

Concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered to him, we ask you, brothers and sisters, not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us—whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth … Continue reading

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Worthy of honor

Paul, Silas and Timothy, to the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: grace and peace to you from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. We ought always to thank God for you, … Continue reading

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Taken by surprise

When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on their … Continue reading

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A ransom

They were on their way up to Jerusalem, with Jesus leading the way, and the disciples were astonished, while those who followed were afraid. Again he took the Twelve aside and told them what was going to happen to him. “We … Continue reading

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