because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day(A) until now.(B) I am sure of this, that he who started a good work(C) in you[a] will carry it on to completion(D) until the day of Christ Jesus. Indeed, it is right(E) for me to think this way about all of you, because I have you in my heart,[b] and you are all partners with me in grace, both in my imprisonment(F) and in the defense(G) and confirmation of the gospel.

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  1. 1:6 Or work among you
  2. 1:7 Or because you have me in your heart
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