10 appeal to you for my son,(A) Onesimus.[a](B) I fathered[b](C) him while I was in chains.

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Footnotes

  1. Philemon 1:10 In Gk, Onesimus means useful.
  2. Philemon 1:10 Referring to the fact that Paul led him to Christ; 1Co 4:15

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