The scriptures below are from the WEB Bible.
1 Thessalonians 1:1-10
1) Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the assembly of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
2) We always give thanks to God for all of you, mentioning you in our prayers,
3) remembering without ceasing your work of faith and labor of love and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father.
4) We know, brothers loved by God, that you are chosen,
5) and that our gospel came to you not in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and with much assurance. You know what kind of men we showed ourselves to be among you for your sake.
6) You became imitators of us, and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Spirit,
7) so that you became an example to all who believe in Macedonia and in Achaia.
8) For from you has sounded forth the word of the Lord, not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but in every place your faith toward God has gone forth; so that we need not to say anything.
9) For they themselves report concerning us what kind of a reception we had from you; and how you turned to God from idols, to serve a living and true God,
10) and to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead -- Jesus, who delivers us from the wrath to come.
1 Thessalonians 2:1-12
1) For you yourselves know, brothers, our visit to you hasn‘t been found vain,
2) but having suffered before and been shamefully treated, as you know, at Philippi, we grew bold in our God to tell you the gospel of God in much conflict.
3) For our exhortation is not of error, nor of uncleanness, nor in deception.
4) But even as we have been approved by God to be entrusted with the gospel, so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, who tests our hearts.
5) For neither were we at any time found using words of flattery, as you know, nor a cloak of covetousness (God is witness),
6) nor seeking glory from men (neither from you nor from others), when we might have claimed authority as apostles of Christ.
7) But we were gentle in the midst of you, as when a nurse cherishes her own children.
8) Even so, affectionately longing for you, we were well pleased to impart to you, not the gospel of God only, but also our own souls, because you had become very dear to us.
9) For you remember, brothers, our labor and travail. Working night and day, that we might not burden any of you, we preached to you the gospel of God.
10) You are witnesses with God, how holy, righteously, and blamelessly we behaved ourselves toward you who believe.
11) As you know how we exhorted, comforted, and implored everyone of you, as a father does his own children,
12) to the end that you should walk worthily of God, who calls you into his own kingdom and glory.
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