1 Thessalonians 4:7 Context 4 That every one of you should know how to possess his vessel in sanctification and honour; 5 Not in the lust of concupiscence, even as the Gentiles which know not God: 6 That no man go beyond and defraud his brother in any matter: because that the Lord is the avenger of all such, as we also have forewarned you and testified. Ensamples.--Probably the singular should be read: the whole church became a model church. 1 Thessalonians 2:7 English Standard Version Update 7 But we were gentle [] among you, like a nursing mother taking care of her own children. b 3 When people are saying, “Peace and security,” then sudden disaster comes upon them, like labor pains upon a pregnant woman, and they will not escape. 1 Thessalonians 3:7. διὰ τοῦτο] is added in consequence of the preceding long participial sentence, and as its recapitulation. New International Version (NIV), Thanksgiving for the Thessalonians’ Faith, Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible, NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture. 7 Tychicus will tell you m all about my activities. A prolongation and middle voice form of a primary verb; to cause to be, i.e. 1 Thessalonians 2:7-8. 1:19; 2 Thess. “Gentle”: Affable, mild and 1 Thessalonians 4:7 7 For r God has not called us for s impurity, but in holiness. The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou. 1 Thessalonians 5:7 For they that sleep, sleep in the night The night is the usual season for sleep, and sleep is only for such who are in darkness, and are children of the night; and not proper to be indulged by such who are children of They that sleep, sleep in the night. The Thessalonians had so far advanced that they who were formerly imitators had now become a model and an example to others. 1 Thessalonians 5:7. The, the definite article. (R) 7 And so you became a model(S) to all the believers in Macedonia(T) and Achaia.(U). 1 Thessalonians 1:7 Context 4 Knowing, brethren beloved, your election of God. 4 For we know, brothers and sisters # 1:4 The Greek word for brothers and sisters (adelphoi) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in 2:1, 9, 14, 17; 3:7; 4:1, 10, 13; 5:1, 4, 12, 14, 25, 27. loved by God, that he has chosen you, 5 because our gospel came to you not simply with words but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and deep conviction. 1 Thessalonians 5:7. Watch our overview video on 1 Thessalonians, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. He is a beloved brother and faithful minister and fellow servant 2 in the Lord. ? Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the. 1:1; 1 Pet. Macedonia and Achaia.--These two provinces comprised all Roman Greece. Check out our free church library, church online resources, and family resources. 1 Thessalonians 2:7 “But we were gentle in the midst of you, as when a nurse cherisheth her own children” “But”: “Indicates that Paul was charged with being something of a dictator” (Barclay p. 221). All rights reserved worldwide. 1 Thessalonians 4:7 For God hath not called us The Syriac version reads "you". Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software. a 2 For you yourselves know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief at night. Every man has a natural shame of being found asleep in the day-time, no matter what good excuse he has for it, … You know(N) how we lived among you for your sake. 1Th iTh i Th) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. 1 Thessalonians 2:1 Or brothers and sisters; also verses 9, 14, 17 1 Thessalonians 2:5 Or with a flattering speech 1 Thessalonians 2:7 Some manuscripts infants 1 Thessalonians 2:13 Or without ceasing 1 Thessalonians 2:13 1 Thessalonians 1:7, CSB: "As a result, you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and Achaia." 8 I have sent him to you for this very purpose, that you may know how we are and that he may encourage your hearts, 9 and with him n Onesimus, our … To all that believe--i.e., now; not to those that then believed; Philippi was the only such church. 1 Paul, Silas [] and Timothy,To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace and peace to you. 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