Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For God is my record, how greatly I long after you all in the bowels of Jesus Christ.
For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, how incessantly I make mention of you, always in my prayers
I SPEAK the truth in Christ, I lie not, my conscience bearing me witness with the Holy Spirit,
And what I write to you, behold, before God, I lie not.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For we used at no time a word of flattery, as you know, nor a pretext for covetousness, God is witness,
for he greatly desired you all and was anxious, because you heard that he was sick.
So, my beloved and much desired brothers, my joy and crown, so stand firm in the Lord, beloved.
2 Corinthians 13:9
For we rejoice when we are weak and you are strong; and we desire this, your perfection.
My little children, with whom I am again in pain till Christ is formed in you,
For I wish you to know what a conflict I have for you and those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in the flesh,
1 Thessalonians 2:8
so being greatly desirous of you, we were well pleased to impart to you not only the gospel of God, but our own souls, because you were dear to us.
2 Timothy 1:4
desiring to see you, remembering your tears, that I might be filled with joy,
If therefore there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort in love, if any participation of the Spirit, if any affections and compassions,
on account of the compassionate mercies of our God, by which a morning from on high has visited us,
2 Corinthians 7:15
And his affection is more abundant for you, remembering the obedience of you all, how with fear and trembling you received him.
whom I have sent back. And do you receive him, that is, my soul,
1 John 3:17
And whoever has the goods of the world and sees his brother have need, and withholds his compassions from him, how continues the love of God in him?