Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My little children, of whom I travail in birth again until Christ be formed in you,
And being in an agony, he prayed more earnestly. And his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling to the ground.
For God is my witness how much I long for you all in the tender affection of Christ Jesus.
But if I am even poured out on the sacrifice and ministration of your faith, I rejoice, and rejoice with you all.
For I would have you know what a great struggle I have for you, and for those in Laodicea, and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh;
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ Jesus, saluteth you, always striving for you in his prayers, that ye may stand perfect and fully assured 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, to him that was able to save him from death, and was heard by reason of his godly reverence,
And a great sign was seen in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars;
For he determined beforehand that those whom he foreknew should be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.
but clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ, and think not about satisfying the lusts of the flesh.
and that ye put on the new man, who was created according to God in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
Yea, let this mind be in you which was in Christ Jesus,
to whom it was the will of God to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory;
and have put on the new man, who is renewed unto knowledge after the image of him that created him;