In every way and in every place, most excellent Felix, we accept and acknowledge this with deep appreciation and with all gratitude.
Is he grateful and does he praise the servant because he did what he was ordered to do?
And if you are kind and good and do favors to and benefit those who are kind and good and do favors to and benefit you, what quality of credit and thanks is that to you? For even the preeminently sinful do the same.
Who risked their lives [endangering their very necks] for my life. To them not only I but also all the churches among the Gentiles give thanks.