Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And many of the brethren in the Lord, waxing confident by my bonds, are much more bold to speak the word without fear.
Wherefore, my dearly beloved brethren, my joy and my crown, whom I long to see, continue firm in your christian profession, my beloved.
As to what relates to me, you will be inform'd of it by Tychicus my dear brother, who is a faithful minister of the Lord, and serves him with me.
As soon as they were discharg'd, they went to their brethren, and reported all that the chief priests and senators had said to them:
2 Corinthians 1:3
Blessed be the God, and father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the father of mercies, and the God of all consolation:
Wherefore I desire that you be not dejected at the tribulations I am under for your sake, which are matter of glory to you.
in particular for me, that I may have leave to speak without any restraint, and make known the mystery of the gospel,
that I may publish it in the manner, it should necessarily be done.
1 Thessalonians 2:2
on the contrary, notwithstanding the outrages, you know we suffer'd at Philippi, we had still the resolution, by the divine assistance, to preach the gospel of God to you without reserve against all opposition.