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And after he had spent some time there, he departed, and went over all the country of Galatia and Phrygia in order, strengthening all the disciples.
Then they went through Phrygia and Galatia, the Holy Spirit having forbidden them to proclaim the message in Asia.
1 Corinthians 16:1
Now concerning the offering for the saints, you also are to do as I directed the church of Galatia.
with all the brothers who are with me. To the churches of Galatia greeting.
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.
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.
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.
"But I made supplication for you that your own faith may not fail. And you, when you have turned again, must strengthen your brothers."
1 Thessalonians 3:2
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.
1 Thessalonians 4:18
So comfort one another with these words.
1 Thessalonians 5:14
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;