After spending some time there, he set out and went through the region of Galatia and Phrygia, in order, and strengthened all the disciples.
Then they went through Phrygia and Galatia, the Holy Spirit having forbidden them to proclaim the message in Asia.
Everywhere they strengthened the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to hold to the faith. "It is through many tribulations," they said, "that we must enter into the kingdom of God."
And Judas and Silas, who were themselves prophets, encouraged and strengthened the brothers with many a good counsel.
He went through Syria and Cilicia, strengthening the churches.
"But I made supplication for you that your own faith may not fail. And you, when you have turned again, must strengthen your brothers."
(And there appeared to him an angel from heaven, strengthening him.)
So Paul and Silas came out of the prison, and went to Lydia's house; and after they had seen the brethren and encouraged them, they left Philippi.
Now concerning the offering for the saints, you also are to do as I directed the church of Galatia.
and although my bodily affliction was a trial to you, you did not scoff at it nor spurn me, but welcomed me like an angel of God, like Christ Jesus himself.
I sent Timothy, my brother and God's fellow worker in the gospel of Christ, to strengthen you and to hearten you in your faith.
And, brothers, we urge you to admonish the disorderly, comfort the faint-hearted, sustain the weak, lose patience with none.
Wherefore lift up your listless hands, strengthen your feeble knees;