Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because for the work of Christ he was nigh unto death, not regarding his life, to supply your lack of service toward me.
But even if I am offered as a libation upon the sacrifice and ministry of your faith, I rejoice, and I rejoice with you all;
For I know that this will turn out for my salvation, through your supplication and a supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ;
naked, and ye clothed Me; I was sick, and ye looked after Me; I was in prison, and ye came to Me.'
But I make not my soul of any value as dear to myself, so that I may accomplish my course, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to fully testify the Gospel of the grace of God.
who, for my soul, laid down their own necks; to whom not only I give thanks, but also all the assemblies of the gentiles;
2 Corinthians 12:15
And I will most gladly spend and be spent for your souls. If I love you more abundantly, am I to be loved the less?
and they overcame him because of the blood of the Lamb, and because of the word of their testimony, and they loved not their soul, even to death.
But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly, that now at length ye revived your thought in my behalf, for whom ye were taking thought, but ye lacked opportunity.
1 Corinthians 16:17
And I rejoice at the coming of Stephanas and Fortunatus and Achaicus; because these supplied your deficiency.
whom I was disposed to keep with me, that in your stead he might minister to me in the bonds of the Gospel;