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thing, save in the cross of Christ.
I He moveth them to stand in their liberty, 3 and not to
serve circumcision: 13 but
Of the liberty of the gospel. GALATIANS.-CHAP. V., VI.
Paul glorieth in the cross. mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, A MECHI | 20 Idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, which is Agar.
| A Decr. emulations, wrath, strise, seditions, heresies, 25 For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, - - 21 Envyings, murders, drunkenness, reveland "answereth to Jerusalem which now is,
1 De. 33.2 Jlings, and such like: of the which I tell you and is in bondage with her children.
before, as I have also told you in time past, 26 But Jerusalem which is above is free, rant with that they which do such things shall not inwhich is the mother of us all.
He 1222 herit the kingdom of God. 27 For it is written, Rejoice, thou barren
22 But the fruit * of the Spirit is love, joy! that bearest not; break forth and cry, thou wls.51.L. peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, that travailest not: for the desolate hath many Ac35
faith, more children than she which hath a husband.
y Ge 21.9. 23 Meekness, temperance: against y such 28 Now - we, brethren, as Isaac was, are the Jn 15. 19. there is no law. children of promise.
• Ge. 21.10, 24 And they that are Christ's have cruciñed 29 But as then he y that was born after th
the flesh with the 2 affections and lusts. flesh persecuted him that was born after th
25 If « we live in the Spirit, let us also walk Spirit, even so it is now.
in the Spirit. 30 Nevertheless what saith the scripture ? | 26 Let us not be desirous of vain glory, proCast out the bond woman and her son: for
d He. 12 15.
voking one another, envying one another. the son of the bondwoman shall not be heir
CHAPTER VI. e Ro.8.25.
| 1 He moveth them to deal mildly with a brother that hath slippel, 2 and to tear one with the son of the freewoman.
2T148 31 So then, brethren, we are not children of R1007.19.
12 He showeth what they intend Ural preach circumcision. 14 He glorieth in pothe bond woman, but of the free.
PRETHREN, - if a man be overtaken in a CHAPTER V.
D fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such
a one in the spirit of meekness; considering rather love, which is the sum of the law 19 He reckoneth up the works of the you buck. fiesli, 22 and the fruit of the Spirit, 25 anal exhonteth to walk in the Spint
thyself, lest thou also be tempted. QTAND fast therefore in the liberty | 1 Cu 5.6. 2 Bear - ye one another's burdens, and so w wherewith Christ hath made us free, and * 2 C0.106 fulfil the law of Christ. be not entangled again with the yoke of bond
3 For if a man think himself to be some
mlCo123 , age.
thing, when he is nothing, he deceiveth him2 Behold, I Paul say unto you, that if ye be I Pe.2.16 selt. circumcised, Christ shall profit you nothing. o 1 Jn.3.18
4 But let every man prove d his own work, 3 For I testify again to every man that is cir- | Mini 22. and then shall he have rejoicing in himself cumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.
• alone, and not in another. 4 Christ is become of no effect unto you,
49 500,1g Ra81,4, 5 For every man shall bear his own burden whosoever of you are justified by the law; ye 13 6 Let him that is taught in the word comare fallen from grace.
municate unto him that teacheth in all good 5 For we through the Spirit wait for the R$7.n.. things. hope of righteousness by faith.
7 Be not deceived ; God is not mocked : for
( Ro.86,1. 6 For in Jesus Christ neither & circumcision
u Ra 7.15,
whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but
reap. faith which worketh by love.
| 8 For he that soweth to his & flesh shall of 7 Ye did run well; who did hinder you that w Mau 15.19 the fesh reap corruption ; but he that soweth ye should not obey the truth?
to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life ever-8 This persuasion cometh not of him that
lasting. calleth you.
9 And let us not be weary in well doing: for 9 A little , leaven leaveneth the whole lump.
in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. 10 I have confidence in you through the
10 As we have therefore k opportunity, let us Lord, that ye will be none otherwise minded: 1 Ep 5.9. | do good unto all imen, especially unto them but he that troubleth you shall bear his y 1 TI.1.9. who are of the household of faith. judgment, whosoever he he.
| 11 Ye see how large a letter I have written 1 And I, brethren, if I yet preach circumci- a Ro84,5. unto you with mine own hand. sion, why do I yet suffer persecution ? then thi.23 12 As many as desire to make a fair show in is the offence mof the cross ceased.
emch the flesh, they constrain you to be circum12 I would they were even cut off which Ja & 19,20 cised ; only lest they should suffer persecution trouble you.
e Ro 151. for the cross of Christ. 13 For, brethren, ye have been called unto 12Co 135 13 For neither they themselves who are cirliberty : only use not " liberty for an occasion
cumcised keep the law; but desire to have to the flesh, but by love serve one another.
| you circumcised, that they may glory in your 14 For all the law is fulfilled in one word,
fesh. even in this; p Thou shalt love thy neighbour 87 | 14 But God forbid that I should glory, save as thyself.
in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by 15 But if ye bite and devour one another, wo 13.58 whom the world is crucified Punto me, and I
heed that ve be not consumed one of He 10 36 l unto the world. another.
| 15 For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision
k Ec8.10. 16 This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and Marsaavaileth any thing, nor uncircumcision, but a Tye shall not fulfil the lust of the flesh.
* new creature. 17 For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, i Ja 3.16 16 And as many as walk according to this and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are " rule, peace be on them, and mercy, and upon contrary the one to the other: so that year, where the Israel of God. cannot do the things that ye would.
| 17 From henceforth let no man trouble me:
pe 2.21 19 But if 'ye be led of the Spirit, ye are not q c.5.6. for · I bear in my body the marks of the Lord under the law.
2 Ca817 Jesus. 19 Now the works of the flesh ware manifest, • Pa 125.5. 18 Brethren, the grace of our Lord Jesus
t Col1 21 which are these; Adultery, fornication, un-l! | Christ be with your spirit. A en.
u 2 T14.22 cleanness, lasciviousness,
| Phil. 25. 1 Unto the Galatians, written from Rome.
tin, 6 ani adoption by grace, il which is the true and proper fountain of man's alvation. 13 And because the height of this mystery cannot be easily attained unto,
of in Christ
I By comparing what we were by 3 nature, with what we are
should nut live as il Gentiles, and 12 foreigoen in tinse past, but as 19 GLEN
I Pe 1.18, lation in time
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE EPHESIANS.
| A Mier. | 22 And hath put ' all things under his feet 1 Afer the malutation, 3 and thanksgiving for the Ephesians, 4 be treateth of our elec | A Racirl and gave him to be the head over all things to
the church, 16 he prayeth that they may come 18 to the full koowledge, and 20 possession there
23 Which is his body, the fulness of him that DAUL, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will
filleth all in all.
c Col.1.2 1 of God, to the * saints which are at Ephe- & Ga. 1.3.
CHAPTER II. sus, and to the faithful e in Christ Jesus:
e 2 Co.1.3 declareth that we are made for good works, and 13 Daring trong hat e 2 Graced be to you, and peace, from God. 1 Pe 1.3.
the suns, and the family of God. our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. He 92. AND you - hath he quickened, who were dead
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our ! Pe 1,2 h in trespasses and sins; Lord Jesus Christ, who hath blessed us with all
2 Wherein in time past ye walked accordspiritual blessings in heavenly places in R0.8 29, ing to the course of this world, according to Christ:
Jp.1.12 the prince of the power of the air, the spirit 4. According as he hath chosen & us in him k Lu. 12.32 that now worketh in the children d of disobe before the foundation of the world, that we ! 1 Pe 29 dience:
ml Pe 2.5. should be h holy and without blame before He 9.12 3 Among whom also we e all had our conserhim in love:
.18, sation in times past in the lusts of our flesh, 5 Having predestinated i us unto the adop- 0 2 T3.1.9. fulfilling the ' desires of the filesh and of the tion of children by Jesus Christ to him- p the hea mind; and were by & nature the children of self, according to the good k pleasure of his 9 Ac.2 32 wrath, even as others. will,
ror, hoped. 4 But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great 6 To the praise 1 of the glory of his grace, • Ro.10.17. love wherewith he loved us,
( 2 Cx. 1.22 wherein he hath made us accepted in m the ! 22. 5 Even when we were dead in sins, hath
n 2 C0.5.5. beloved.
. I quickened us together with Christ (by i grace 7 In whom " we have redemption through his w AC 20.28. ye are saved;) blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the x ver 6,12 6 And hath raised k us up together, and made riches of his grace;
y Jo 21.17.
us sit together in heavenly places in Chris
2 Col. 1.9. 8 Wherein he hath abounded toward us in. Jesus:
a or, for all wisdom and prudence;
| 7 That in the ages to come he might shor 9 Having made known unto us the mystery ledgment the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindof his will, according to his good pleasure b 18.427.ness i toward us through Christ Jesus.
o c.4.4. which he hath • purposed in himself:
8 For by gracem are ye saved through
d c316 10 That in the dispensation of the fulness of
e Pa 110.3.
" faith; and that not • of yourselves: it is the times he might gather together in one all i ne mighe gift of God: things in Christ, both which are in r heaven,
9 Not of works, lest any man should boast. and which are on earth ; eren in him :
& Ac 224, 10 For we are his workmanship, created in 11 In whom also we have obtained an ein
Christ Jesus unto good works, which p God heritance, being predestinated according to " Col.2 10. hath before 9 ordained that we should walk in the purpose of him who worketh all things af
them. ter the counsel of his own will:
MA123.18 11 Wherefore remember, that ye being in 12 That we should be to the praise of his 1 1Co 12 12 time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are caled
Col.1.18, glory, who first r trusted in Christ.
* Uncircumcision by that which is called the 13 In whom ye also trusted, after that ye a 1533 Circumcision in the flesh made by hands; heard · the word of truth, the gospel of your b Ac. 19.36 12 That at that time ye were without Christ salvation : in whom also after that ye believ- c c.6.12 being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel ed, ye were sealed , with that holy Spirit of 4 Col.3.6 and strangers from the covenants of promise
el Pe. 4.3 promise,
having no hope, and without God in the world:
I wills. 14 Which is the earnest u of our inheritanceli251.6. 13 But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes until the redemption of the purchased w pos- h R0.5.6,8, were far off are made nigh by the blood of session, unto the x praise of his glory.
i by whose. 15 Wherefore I also, after I heard of your faith :
14 For he is our peace, who hath made both
| Ro.324. in the Lord Jesus, and love unto all the saints, Col.2.12. li one, and hath broken down the middle wal
16 Cease not to give thanks for you, making i Tit 3.4. of partition between us ; mention of you in my prayers;
m2 TL 1.9.
15 Having abolished in his flesh the enmity,
n Ro. 4.16 17 That the God y of our Lord Jesus Christ,
even the law of commandments contained in the Father of glory, may give unto you the
ordinances; for to make in himself of twain spirit of 2 wisdom and revelation « in the pe1.4. one new man, so making peace; knowledge of him :
16 And that he might reconcile - both unto 18 The eyes b of your understanding being He.9.12 | God in one body by the cross, having slain the enlightened ; that ye may know what is the !
enmity w thereby : hope « of his calling, and what the riches d of 'Ga 3:. | 17 And came and preached peace to you the glory of his inheritance in the saints, Col.2 14.which were afar off, and to them that were
19 And what is the exceeding greatness of .1.2.. | nigh. his power to us-ward who believe, according wor, in 18 For through him we both have access to the working ' of his mighty power,
by one Spirit unto the Father.
Ac.239. 20 Which he wrought in Christ, when he
19 Now therefore ye are no more strangers & raised him from the dead, and set him at his
and foreigners, but fellow citizens : with the own right hand in the heavenly places,
saints, and of the household . of God; 21 Far h above all principality, and power, * c.3.15. 20 And are built upon the foundation of and might, and dominion, and every name 10.039, the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himseli that is named, not only in this world, but also I RA24 | being the chief d corner stone; in that which is to come:
la lo.28.16. 21 In whom all the building fitly framed to
Paul by revelation : 8 and to him was that grace given, that 9 he should preach
pay perceive the great love of Christ toward them.
Calling of the Gentiles.
EPHESIANS.-Cili?. III., IV. Exhortation to unily and purity. gether groweth unto a holy e temple in the year! 3 Endeavouring to keep the unity of the Lor 1:
A Dear. Spirit in the bond of peace. 22 In whioin ye also are builded' together for
4 There is one body, and one Spirit, even as
el Co.3.17. a habitation of God through the Spirit.
2C0.6.16. ye are called in one hope of your calling; CHAPTER 111.
fi Pe.24,5 15 One Lord, one faith, one baptism, 5 The hidden mystery, 6 that the Gentiles should be saved, 3 was made known to a Col. 1.25.
| 6 One God and Father of all, who is above it. 13 He desireth then not to faint for luis tribulation, 14 and prayeth 19 that they
b Ro. 123
all, and through all, and in you all.
c Ga. 1.19 LOR this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Jesus
| 7 But unto every one of us is given grace
dor, a lit. T Christ for you Gentiles,
according to the measure of the gift of Christ. 2 If ye have heard of the dispensation « of e c. 1.9. 8 Wherefore he saith, · When he ascended the grace of God which is given me to you RO. 16.25. up on high, he led 'captivity captive, and ward:
gave gifts unto men. 3 How that by revelation - he made known
| 9 (Now that he ascended, what is it but that unto me the mystery; (as I wrote d afore in
he also descended first into the lower parts of
h 1 Co.15.9 few words;
the earth ? 4 Whereby, when ye read, ye may under- ver. 1,5. | 10 He that descended is the same also that
I Ti.3.16. stand my knowledge in the e mystery of Christ)
ascended up far above all heavens, that he 5 Which in other ages was not 'made known 13 might & fill all things.) unto the sons of men, as it is now revealed
| 11 And " he gave some, apostles, and some, unto the holy a postles and prophets by the Ro.11.33. prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, Spirit;
| pastors and teachers;
mc. 1.9. 6 That the Gentiles should be fellow-heirs, le 1416. 12 For the perfecting of the saints, for the and of the same body, and partakers of his 102C0.1.6. work of the ministry, for the edifying of the promise in Christ by the Gospel :
p Phi. 4.19. body of Christ: 7 Whereof I was made a minister, according / 6.6.10. 13 Till we all come ' in the unity s of the to the gift of the grace of God given unto me 'Col.1.11. faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, by the effectual & working of his power.
unto a perfect * man, unto the measure of the 8 Unto me, who am less than the least of Ja.11.23 i stature of the fulness of Christ :
c.222 all saints, is this grace given, that I should
14 That we henceforth be no more children,
I COL27. preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable
tossed to and fro, and carried m about with
uJp. 1. 16. riches i of Christ;
every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, 9 And to make all men see what is the fellow
and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in ship of the mystery, which from the begin- ode wait to deceive; ning of the world hath been hid in God, who x or, in. 15 But a speaking the truth . in love, may created all things by « Jesus Christ.
grow up into him in all things, which is the 10 To the intent that now unto the principali- c Mat. 11.29 P head, even Christ: ties and powers in heavenly places might be
| 16 From a whom the whole body fitly joined known by the church the manifold wisdom of
together and compacted by that which every God.
d Ro. 123.
joint supplieth, according to the effectual 11 According to the eternal m purpose which e Px. 68.18. working in the measure of cvery part, maketh he purposed in Christ Jesus our Lord:
(or, a mul increase of the body unto the edifying of itself 12 In whom we have " boldness and access
in love. with confidence by the faith of him.
g. Or, fulfil 17 This I say therefore, and testify in the 13 Wherefore I desire that ye faint not at my n 1 Co.122 Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other tribulations for you, which is your glory. i or, into. Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
14 For this cause I bow my knees unto the Col.22 18 Having the understanding 'darkened, beFather of our Lord Jesus Christ,
k 1C0.14.20 ing alienated from the life of God through the 15 Of whom the whole family in heaven and lor, a Tignorance that is in them, because of the earth is named,
m Ja. 1.6.
blindness of their heart: 16 That he would grant you, according to nor, being 19 Who being past feeling have i given themthe riches P of his glory, to be a strengthened
selves over unto lasciviousness, to work all with might by his Spirit in the inner " man; 2 C0.42 uncleanness with greediness. 17 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by Col.1.18, 20 But ye have not so learned Christ;
19. faith ; that ye, being 'rooted and grounded in 1915.5 | 21 If so be that ye have heard him, and have love,
been taught by him, as the truth is in Jesus:
r Ac.2.18. 18 May be able to comprehend with all saints
22 That ye put u off concerning the formei
sor, handwhat is the breadth, and length, and depth, ness. conversation the old man, which is corrupt and height;
| according to the deceitful lusts ; 19 And to know the love of Christ, which u Col.3.8,9. 23 And be renewed w in the spirit of your passeth knowledge, that ye might be filled with
y Ro. 6.6.
mind; all the fulness u of God.
24 And that ye put on the new man, which 20 Now" unto him that is able to do exceed
after God is created - in righteousness and
x Ga.5. 15.
y or, holi
25 Wherefore putting away lying, speak 21 Unto him be glory in the church by Christ |
every man truth 2 with his neighbour : for we Jesus throughout all ages, world without end.
a are members one of another. Amen.
26 Be ye angry, and sin not: letnot the sun
a Ro. 125.
go down upon your wrath:
| 27 Neither · give place to the devil.
28 Let him that stole steal no more: but
d Ac. 2.35. T THEREFORE, the prisoner « of the Lord,
e or, dis
rather let d him labour, working with his hands I beseech you that ye walk b worthy of the tribule
| the thing which is good, that he may have to vocation wherewith ye are called,
• give to him that needeth. 2 With all clowliness and meekness, with or, to edi 29 Let' no corrupt communication proceed long-suffering, forbearing one another in love; / 'biye" | out of your mouth, but that which is good 6 to
titude of captives.
d ver. 12
7 not to converse with the wickedl, 15 to walk wanily, and to be 18 filled with the
10 Our lile la warfare, 12 tot only against flesh and heal, bat aso
segtet to be 21 Tychicus is conmeiled.
Erhortations against divers sins. EPHESIANS.-CHAP. V., VI. Several duties recommended. the use of edifying, that it may minister grace 1 Mai cir. Christ, so let the wives be to their own hus unto the hearers.
A. D. cir. bands in every thing, 30 And grieve h not the holy Spirit of God,
25 Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ
h 1x 63.10. whereby ye are sealed i unto the day of re
also loved the church, and gave himself for it;
I c. 1. 13,14. demption.
26 That he might sanctify and cleanse it with
| Col.38. 31 Let all i bitterness, and wrath, and anger, the washing d of water by the word,
Til 32 and clamour, and kevil speaking, be put away
27 That he might present it to himself a from you, with all malice:
glorious church, not having 'spot, or wrinkle, 32 And be ye kind one to another, tender
or any such thing; but that it should be holy
a Jn. 13.31. hearted, forgiving I one another, even as God bene and without blemish. for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.
28 So ought men to love their wives as their CHAPTER V.
own bodies. He that loveth his wife loveth 2 After general exhortations, to love, 3 to fee fornication, 4 and all uncleanness,
himself. Spint, 22 he llesrub to the particular duties, how wives ought to obey their e Ro.1.28. 29 For no man ever yet hated his own flesh: nie wnds, 35 and husbands ought to love their wives, 32 even as Christ doth his church.
but nourisheth and cherisheth it, even as the DE ye therefore followers of God, as dear
Lord the church: D children;
& Col. 3.5.
30 For we are members 6 of his body, of his 2 And walk in - love, as Christ also hath h Je.29.8,9. flesh, and of his bones. loved us, and hath given himself for us an
i or, un.
31 For this cause shall a man leave his
belief. offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet
father and mother, and shall be joined unto
e-211,12 smelling savour.
his wife, and they two i shall be one flesh.
* 1 Th.5.5. 3 But · fornication, and all uncleanness, or
32 This is a great mystery : but I speak
I Jp.1236 covetousness, let it not be once d named among
concerning Christ and the church. you, as becometh saints ;
33 Nevertheless let every one of you in par4 Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor
aking, nor n Ro.12.2
ticular so love his wife even as himself; and jesting, which are not convenient: but rather
the wife see that she reverence her husband. giving of thanks.
1 The duty of children towards their parents, 5 of servants tosan 5 For this ye know, that' no whoremonger,
tar p 1 T1.5.2. nor unclean person, nor covetous man, who
q or, die & is an idolater, hath any inheritance in the covered NHILDREN, obey your parents in the kingdom of Christ and of God.
r Jn. 3.20,21 U Lord: for this is right. 6 Let no man deceive you with vain words: or, il. | 2 Honour thy father and mother; which is for because of these things cometh the wrath 1 1160.1. the first commandment with promise; of God upon the children of i disobedience. u Col4.5 3 That it may be well with thee, and thoi 7 Be not ye therefore partakers with them. - P. 37.19. mayest live long on the earth. 8 For i ye were sometimes darkness, but now
| 4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children are ye liglit * in the Lord : walk as children
to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture
x Lu. 21.34. I of light:
and admonition of the Lord.
y Col. 3. 16. 9 (For the fruit m of the Spirit is in all good.
| 5 Servants, be obedient to them that are
2 PR. 147.7. ness and righteousness and truth ;)
your masters according to the flesh, with rear
a P 57.7,8 10 Proving what is acceptable unto the and trembling, in singleness of your heart, as
unto Christ; 11 And have ono fellowship with the unfruit
6 Not with eye-service, as men-pleasers; but ful works of darkness, but rather reprove
as the servants of Christ, doing the will of God P them.
from the heart; 12 For it is a shame even to speak of those
| 7 With good will doing service, as to the things which are done of them in secret.
Lord, and not to men: 13 But all things that are a reproved are
e Jude 21.
8 Knowing that whatsoever good thing any made manifest - by the light: for whatsoever Ca.1.7. man doeth, the same shall he receive of the doth make manifest is light.
& Co.12.27 Lord, whether he be bond or free. 14 Wherefore, he saith, Awake thou that + Ge.2.24. 9 And, ye masters, do the same things unto sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ 1 1 Co.6.16. them, d forbearing threatening: knowing that shall give thee light.
a Pr. 23.22 your Master also is in heaven; neither is 15 See then that ye walk u circumspectly,
there respect f of persons with him. not as fools, but as wise,
b Ex 20.12. 10 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the 16 Redeeming the time, because the days are ope 218 | Lord, and in the power of his might. "evil.
11 Put on the whole armour of God, that 17 Wherefore be ye not unwise, but under- d or, mode ye may be able to stand against the wiles of standing what w the will of the Lord is.
the devil. 18 And be not drunk : with wine, wherein is real, both! 12 For we wrestle not against flesh and excess; but be filled with the Spirit;
their blood, but against i principalities, against 19 Speaking to yourselves in y psalms and R0.2.11. powers, against the rulers of the darkness of hymns and spiritual songs, ? singing and ma-l Roja 12 this world, against spiritual wickedness in king melody in your a heart to the Lord;
* high places. 20 Giving thanks always for all things unto h blood and 13 Wherefore take unto you the whole ar
flesh. God and the Father in the name of our Lord
mour of God, that ye may be able to withstand
i Ro.8.38 Jesus Christ;
in the evil day, and having idone all, to stand. 21 Submitting yourselves one to another inopiritscom 14 Stand therefore, having your loins girt the fear of God.
mabout with truth, and having on the breast22 · Wives, submit yourselves unto your own
plate of righteousness; husbands, as unto the Lord.
15 And your feet "shod with the preparation 23 For the busband is the head of the wife,
of the gospel of peace; even as Christ is the head of the church: and m Is. 11.6. | 16 Above all, taking the shield of faith he is the saviour of the body.
n Ca. 7.1. wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the 21 Therefore as the church is subject unto) 1 Jn.5.4. fiery darts of the wicked.
( 2 Th.3.1.
Paul's thankfulness to God. PHILIPPIANS.-CHAP. I.
His readiness to suffer. 17 And take the helmet P of salvation, and the A M cir. and how I do, * Tychicus, a beloved brother sword 9 of the Spirit, which is the word of God: A D. cir. and faithful minister in the Lord, shall make
18 Praying " always with all prayer and sup- - known to you all things: plication in the Spirit, and watching there- Hey 12. 22 Whom I have sent unto you for the same unto with all perseverance and supplication Man 2.41 purpose, that ye might know our affairs, and for all saints ;
that he might comfort your hearts. 19 And for me, that utterance may be givenchain. | 23 Peace z be to the brethren, and love with unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, I orderens faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus to make known the mystery of the gospel,
Christ. 20 For which I am an ambassador in bonds: * Ac.20.1. | 24 Grace be with all them that love our Lord
y Col. 4.7,8 that therein I may speak boldly, as I ought | 2 1 Pe.5.14. Jesus Christ « in sincerity. Amen. w to speak.
Written from Rome unto the Ephesians 21 But that ye also may know my affairs, / tion.] by Tychicus.
fauth, and fellowship in his suffering, 9 daily praying to him for their i crear in grace. 12 He showeth what good the faith of Christ had received by his troubles at Home, 21 and how realy he is to glorify Christ either by his life or death, 27 era horting them to unity, and to fortitutke in persecution.
THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE PHILIPPIANS.
A. M. cir. | 20 According to my earnest expectation and 3 He testifinth his thankfulness to Gol, and his love toward them, for the fruits of their
my hope, that in nothing I shall be y ashamed, but that with all · boldness, as always, so now
| also, Christ shall be magnified in my body, DAUL and Timotheus, the servants of Jesus b Ro.1.7. & whether it be by life, or by death. 1 Christ, to all the saints in Christ Jesus
21 For to me to live is Christ, and to die bis which are at Philippi, with the bishops and 1 Ep.1.14, gain. deacons:
1 Th.1.2 22 But if I live in the flesh, this is the fruit of 2 Grace bbe unto you, and peace, from Gode He 10.35. my labour: yet what I shall choose I wot not. our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Ir Ps 1388 23 For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a
g Jn.629. 3 I thank my God upon every remembrance
desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which
h or, finish. of you,
i 2 Pe.3.10
is far a better : 4 Always in every prayer d of mine for you, or, ye 24 Nevertheless, to abide in the flesh is more all making request with joy,
needful for you. 5 For your fellowship in the gospel from the * ver.17. 25 And having this confidence, I know that I first day until now;
or, with shall abide and continue with you all for your 6 Being confident of this very thing, that he grace. | furtherance and joy of faith; which hath begun a good & work in you will m! Th 2012 26 That your rejoicing may be more abund" perform it until the day 1 of Jesus Christ: nor, sense. ant in Jesus Christ for me by my coming to
Ï Even as it is meet for me to think this of o Ro 2.18. you again. you all, because j I have you in my heart; in- p or, try. 27 Only e let your conversation be as it beasmuch as both in my bonds, and in the k de-19
q or, differ.
cometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I
r Ep 5.27. fence and confirmation of the gospel, ye all
& Ja 15.8.
come and see you, or else be absent, I may are partakers lof my grace.
hear of your affairs, that ye 'stand fast in one 8 For God is my record, how greatly I long u or, Ce. spirit, with one mind striving & together for after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
the faith of the gospel; 9 And this I pray, that your love may abound
28 And in nothing terrified h by your adverin yet more and more in knowledge and in all
saries: which iis to them an evident token of n judgment;
perdition, but to you of salvation, and that 10 That ye may P approve things that are * 2 Co.1.11.
of God. a excellent; that ye may be r sincere and
29 For unto you it is given kin the behalf of without offence till the day of Christ;
Christ, not only to believe on him, but also to 11 Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, y Ro.5.5. suffer for his sake; which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and 2019, | 30 Having the same conflict which ye saw praise of God.
a Ro.14.7,8. in me, and now hear to be in me. 12 But I would ye should understand, bre- Re. 14.13
CHAPTER II. thren, that the things achich happened unto me
d Ps.16.11. have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel;
c-320 13 So that my bonds in Christ are manifest rc4.1. TF there be therefore any consolation in Christ, in all the palace, and in all other places ;
1 if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of
h 14.517,12 14 And many of the brethren in the Lord, "Mat. 10.the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies, waxing confident by my bonds, are much i 2 TH.1.5. 2 Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be like-minded, more bold to speak the word without fear.
having the same love, being of one accord, of
k Ac.5.41. 15 Some indeed preach Christ even of envy Lije 19 I one mind. and strife; and some also of good will: .
3 Let nothing d be done through strife or 16 The one preach Christ of contention, not
a Col 3 12
vain glory; but in lowliness of mind let each
b Jn 32 sincerely, supposing to add affliction to my
¢ esteem other better than themselves. bonds;
I Pe 3.8 4 Look not every man on his own things, 17 But the other of love, knowing that I am 23. but every man also on the things of others. set for the defence of the gospel.
e I Pe.5.5. | 5 Let this & mind be in you, which was also 18 What then ? notwithstanding, every way, Co.13.5. in Christ Jesus: whether in pretence, or in truth, Christ is 'n:13,74 1 6 Who, being h in the form of God, thought preached; and I therein do rejoice, yea, and 1 Jn.1.1.2. Tit not robbery to be equal i with God: will rejoice.
7 But i made himself of no reputation, and 19 For I know that this w shall turn to mylime I took upon him the form of a k servant, and
| P.22.6. salvation through x your prayer, and the sup- Iklu 22.27. I was made in the i likeness of men: ply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ,
| 1 or, habil. | 8 And being found in fashion as a man, he
I He exhorteth them to unity, and to all humbleness of mind, by the example of
Christ's humility and exallation : 12 to careful proceeling in the way of sal vasion, that they le as light to the wickel worki, 16 and comforts to him their apostle, who is now ready to be offered up to God. 19 He hopeth to send Timothy is thr, whom he greatly contendeth, 25 a. Epaphroditus also, whom be presently
irteth to them.