Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.
as ye also learned of Epaphras, our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ,
Epaphras, my fellowprisoner in Christ Jesus, salutes thee.
If anyone serves me, let them follow me; and where I am, there shall my servant be also; the one that serves me, will my Father honour.
For do I now persuade men or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the slave of Christ.
James, , a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus, the Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, slave and apostle of Jesus Christ, to those that have obtained like precious faith with us in the righteousness of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ:
Persevere in prayer and watch in the same with thanksgiving,
And being in agony, he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
My little children, of whom I travail in birth again until Christ is formed in you,
Who in the days of his flesh, when he had offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, was heard because of his reverent fear;
Confess your faults one to another and pray one for another that ye may be whole. The effectual prayer of the righteous is very powerful.
But I am convinced regarding you, my brethren, that even without my exhortation ye are full of charity, full of all knowledge, so as to be able to admonish one another.