Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherein I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.
2 Timothy 1:8
So do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me, a prisoner for his sake, but by God's power accept your share of suffering for the gospel.
For I will show him how much he must suffer for the sake of my name."
proclaiming the kingdom of God and teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ with complete boldness and without restriction.
Pray for me also, that I may be given the message when I begin to speak -- that I may confidently make known the mystery of the gospel,
I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that my situation has actually turned out to advance the gospel:
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, pray for us, brothers and sisters, that the Lord's message may spread quickly and be honored as in fact it was among you,
For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles --
For it is right for me to think this about all of you, because I have you in my heart, since both in my imprisonment and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel all of you became partners in God's grace together with me.
At the same time pray for us too, that God may open a door for the message so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains.