for Demas forsook me having loved the present life and went to Thessalonica, Cresces to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia;
And passing through Phrygia and the country of Galatia, being forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia,
AND travelling through Amphipolis and Apollonia they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews.
I had no rest in my spirit from not finding Titus my brother; but leaving them I went to Macedonia.
but all this was done that the writings of the prophets might be fulfilled. Then the disciples all forsook him and fled.
And another also said, Lord, I will follow you, but permit me first to bid farewell to those in my house.
If any one comes to me, and hates not his father, and mother, and wife, and children, and brothers, and sisters, and still more his own life also, he cannot be my disciple.
No domestic can serve two masters; for he will either hate the first and love the other, or he will adhere to the first and despise the other. You cannot serve God and riches.
And those with Paul, sailing from Paphos, went to Perga in Pamphylia; but John left them and returned to Jerusalem.
but Paul thought not best to take with them one who deserted them at Pamphylia and did not go with them to the work.
but these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, for they received the word with all readiness, examining the Scriptures daily [to see] if these things were so.
And when the Jews in Thessalonica knew that the word of God was preached by Paul at Berea, they came there exciting the multitudes.
and having spent some time there he went away, passing in order through the country of Galatia and Phrygia, confirming all the disciples.
so that we requested Titus, as he before began, that he would complete also this charity with you.
But thanks be to God, who put this care for you into the heart of Titus,
Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking also Titus;
Luke the beloved physician, and Demas, salute you.
For the love of money is a root of all evils, which some having desired have been misled from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.
Charge the rich in the present life not to be high-minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God who gives us all things richly to enjoy,
At my first defense no one stood by me, but all forsook me; may it not be set to their account;
having left the right way they have gone astray, following in the way of Balaam the son of Beor who loved the wages of wickedness,
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any one loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him;
for every child that has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory which overcomes the world, our faith.