Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For ye, brethren, became followers of the churches of God which in Judaea are in Christ Jesus: for ye also have suffered like things of your own countrymen, even as they have of the Jews:
1 Thessalonians 1:6
And ye were made imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word with much tribulation, with joy of the Holy Spirit:
1 Thessalonians 1:1
Paul, and Silvanus, and Timothy, unto the congregation of the Thessalonians congregated in God the Father and in the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace be unto you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
2 Thessalonians 1:1
Paul and Silvanus and Timothy, unto the congregation of the Thessalonians in God our Father and in our Lord Jesus Christ:
1 Thessalonians 3:4
For even when we were with you, we told you in advance that we must pass through tribulations, even as it has come to pass, and ye know.
Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where the synagogue of the Jews was.
2 Corinthians 8:1
Likewise, brethren, we make known unto you the grace of God bestowed on the congregations of Macedonia,