Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But bade them farewell, saying, I must by all means keep this feast that cometh in Jerusalem: but I will return again unto you, if God will. And he sailed from Ephesus.
that you abstain from what has been sacrificed to idols, from blood, from the flesh of strangled animals, and from fornication: you will do well to preserve your selves from these practices. farewel.
another likewise said, I will be your follower; but let me first go home, and settle the affairs of my family.
2 Corinthians 13:11
Finally, brethren, be cheerful: redress yourselves, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
after this, Paul had a design to pass thro' Macedonia and Achaia in his way to Jerusalem: purposing when he had been there to make a visit to Rome.
he being then inflexible, we desisted, saying, the will of the Lord be done.
Then advancing a little further, he fell prostrate in prayer, and said, "O my father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless not mine, but thy will be done."
if it be God's will, that I might now at length have the happiness of coming to you.
that by the will of God we may meet with joy, and rest together in peace.
1 Corinthians 4:19
but if the Lord pleases, I will visit you very soon; and then I shall try, not what these boasters can say, but what they can do:
However, I hope by the favour of the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you very soon, that I may have some encouragement by knowing the state of your affairs:
of which we shall treat another time, if God permit.
your language ought to be this, "if the Lord pleases to give us life, we shall do this, or that."
but now I am going to Jerusalem, to distribute charity to the converts.