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For though I be absent in the flesh, yet am I with you in the spirit, joying and beholding your order, and the stedfastness of your faith in Christ.

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Bible References


Colossians 2:1
For I wish you to know how great a conflict I am having for you, and those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in flesh;
1 Corinthians 5:3
For I, verily, being absent in the body, but present in the Spirit, have already, as if present, judged him who so wrought this;
1 Thessalonians 2:17
But we, brethren, having been bereft of you for a short season, in presence, not in heart, endeavored the more exceedingly to see your face, with great desire.

And beholding

1 Corinthians 11:34
If any one is hungry, let him eat at home, that ye come not together unto judgment. And the rest I will set in order, when I come.
1 Corinthians 14:40
But let all things be done decently and in order.

And the

Acts 2:42
and they were constantly attending the teaching of the apostles and the fellowship, and the breaking of bread, and the prayers.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brethren, become steadfast, immovable, abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
1 Corinthians 16:13
Watch, stand fast in the faith; be men; be strong.
1 Thessalonians 3:8
because now we live, if ye stand fast in the Lord.
Hebrews 3:14
for we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm to the end:
Hebrews 6:19
which we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and firm, and entering into the place within the veil;
1 Peter 5:9
whom resist, steadfast in the faith, knowing that the same kinds of sufferings are being accomplished in your brethren who are in the world.
2 Peter 3:17
Ye, therefore, beloved, knowing these things beforehand, be on your guard, lest, being carried away with error of the wicked, ye fall from your own steadfastness.

General references

1 Corinthians 14:40
But let all things be done decently and in order.