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And many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, are much more bold to speak the word without fear.
So, my dear brothers whom I so long to see, my joy and pride, stand firm in the Lord, dear friends.
Our dear brother Tychicus, my faithful helper and fellow-servant in the Lord's work, will tell you all about me.
After being released, the apostles went back to their friends, and told them what the high priests and members of the council had said to them.
2 Corinthians 1:3
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the merciful Father, and the God always ready to comfort!
So I ask that what I am having to suffer for your sake may not make me lose heart, for it does you honor.
and for me, that when I open my lips I may be given a message, so that I may boldly make known the secret of the good news,
until I can make clear to the authorities why I cannot help telling it.
1 Thessalonians 2:2
We had just been through ill-treatment and insults at Philippi, as you remember, but, in the face of great opposition, we took courage by the help of our God, and told you God's good news.