Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My little children, of whom I travail in birth again until Christ be formed in you,
And Moses said unto the LORD, Why hast thou afflicted thy slave and why have I not found grace in thy sight, that thou layest the burden of all these people upon me?
He shall see of the travail of his soul and shall be satisfied. And by his knowledge shall my righteous slave justify many, for he shall bear their iniquities.
And being in agony, he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
For God is my record, how greatly I long after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
And even if I am poured out as an offering upon the sacrifice and service of your faith, I joy and rejoice with you all.
For I would that ye knew what great conflict I have for you and for those at Laodicea and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh,
Epaphras, who is one of you, a slave of Christ, salutes you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand firm, perfect and fulfilled in all the will of God.
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;
And there appeared a great sign in the heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars;
For unto those whom he knew beforehand, he also marked out beforehand the way that they might be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.
But be clothed with the Lord Jesus Christ, and do not listen to the flesh, to fulfil its desires.
and that ye put on the new man, which is created in conformity to God in righteousness and in the holiness of the truth.
Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus,
to whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery in the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory,
and being clothed with the new man, who is renewed in knowledge according to the image of the one that created him,