Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

So being affectionately desirous of you, we were willing to have imparted unto you, not the gospel of God only, but also our own souls, because ye were dear unto us.

Bible References

Affectionately

Jeremiah 13:15
Listen and pay attention. Do not be proud,
for the Lord has spoken.
Romans 1:11
For I want very much to see you, so I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you,
Romans 9:1
I speak the truth in Christ—I am not lying; my conscience is testifying to me with the Holy Spirit
Romans 10:1
Brothers, my heart’s desire and prayer to God concerning them is for their salvation!
Romans 15:29
I know that when I come to you, I will come in the fullness of the blessing of Christ.
2 Corinthians 6:1
Working together with Him, we also appeal to you, “Don’t receive God’s grace in vain.”
Galatians 4:19
My children, I am again suffering labor pains for you until Christ is formed in you.
Philippians 1:8
For God is my witness, how deeply I miss all of you with the affection of Christ Jesus.
Philippians 2:25
But I considered it necessary to send you Epaphroditus—my brother, coworker, and fellow soldier, as well as your messenger and minister to my need
Colossians 1:28
We proclaim Him, warning and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone mature in Christ.
Colossians 4:12
Epaphras, who is one of you, a slave of Christ Jesus, greets you. He is always contending for you in his prayers, so that you can stand mature and fully assured in everything God wills.
Hebrews 13:17
Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account, so that they can do this with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you.

But

Acts 20:23
except that in town after town the Holy Spirit testifies to me that chains and afflictions are waiting for me.
2 Corinthians 12:15
I will most gladly spend and be spent for you. If I love you more, am I to be loved less?
Philippians 2:17
But even if I am poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with all of you.
1 John 3:16
This is how we have come to know love: He laid down His life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers.

Dear

Luke 7:2
A centurion’s slave, who was highly valued by him, was sick and about to die.
Philippians 2:20
For I have no one else like-minded who will genuinely care about your interests;
Colossians 1:7
You learned this from Epaphras, our dearly loved fellow slave. He is a faithful servant of the Messiah on your behalf,
Philemon 1:1
Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother:

To Philemon our dear friend and coworker,

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