1 If therefore any consolation in Christ, if any encouragement of love, if any mutual participation of the Spirit, if any compassions and mercies,
2 Fill ye up my joy, that ye may have the same in mind, having the same love, unanimous, being one in mind.
3 Nothing by hired labor, or vainglory; but in lowliness the leaders hold each other above themselves.
8 And found in fashion as man, he humbled himself, being obedient until death, and the death of the cross.
9 Wherefore God has also exceedingly exalted him, and favored him as a gift with a name above every name:
10 That in the name of Jesus every knee should bend, of the heavenlies, and of terrestrial things, and things under earth
12 Therefore, my beloved, as ye have always listened, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, with fear and tremor effect your own salvation.
15 That ye be complete and pure, children of God, blameless in the midst of a crooked and perverted generation, among whom ye appear as luminaries in the world;
16 Holding on to the word of life; for boasting to me in the day of Christ, for I ran not in vain, nor was I wearied in vain.
17 But if also I am poured out upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice together with you all.
19 And I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy quickly to you, that I also be courageous, having known the things concerning you.
20 For I have none having a like soul, who naturally will have care for the things concerning you.
25 And I thought necessary Epaphroditus, my brother, and cooperator, and fellow soldier, and your sent, and workman of my necessity, be sent to you.
27 For also he was sick near to death: but God compassionated him; and not him only, but also me, lest I should have grief upon grief.
28 Therefore I sent him the more earnestly, that, seeing him, ye might again rejoice, and I be more free from sorrow.