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But I trust in the Lord Jesus to send Timotheus shortly unto you, that I also may be of good comfort, when I know your state.
I hope therefore to send him to you as soon as I find what turn my affairs shall take:
the servants of Jesus Christ, to all the christians that are at Philippi, to the bishops, and to the deacons.
Timotheus my collegue, Lucius, Jason, and Sosipater, my kinsmen, salute you.
1 Corinthians 4:17
'tis for this end I have sent you Timothy, who is my dear disciple, and a faithful christian, who will inform you how I behave my self in every church where I teach the gospel of Christ.
As to the state of my affairs, and health, Tychicus our dear brother, and faithful minister in the Lord, will very particularly acquaint you with them.
I sent him on purpose to acquaint you with my circumstances, and give you matter of comfort.
1 Thessalonians 3:2
a minister of God, and our collegue in preaching the gospel of Christ, that by establishing you in the faith, and by his exhortations,
I sent him therefore with the greater dispatch, that I might have the less disquietude, by the satisfaction you will find in seeing him again.
1 Thessalonians 3:6
but Timothy, upon his arrival here from you, brings us the agreeable news of the perseverance of your faith and charity, that you always make honourable mention of us, and that you desire to see us as ardently as we do to see you.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We are oblig'd, my brethren, to render thanks to God continually upon your account, as it is but just; since your faith still improves, and your mutual love is always increasing.
and thank my God for the account I have of your faith in the Lord Jesus and the love you bear to all the saints;
3 John 1:3
For I was greatly pleased when the brethren came and assured me of your fidelity and religious conduct.