4 1  Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stay true to the Lord. All rights reserved. (, Exhortations concerning Various Aspects NT books. Salem Media Group. 10  How I praise the Lord that you are concerned about me again. All Rights Reserved. 3 Every time I think of you, I give thanks to my God. 23 May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit.[e]. I am generously supplied with the gifts you sent me with Epaphroditus. with the account of Paul's house arrest in Ac 28:14-31. New Living Translation copyright© 1996, 2004, 2007, 2013 by. Rather, I want you to receive a reward for your kindness. I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my work. All rights reserved. 6 Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. itself. 18  At the moment I have all I need-and more! 11  Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. 4 Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, [] stay true to the Lord. This fits well Philippians 4 - Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters,* stay true to the Lord. 8 And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004, 2015 by Tyndale House Foundation. Some They worked along with Clement and the rest of my co-workers, whose names are written in the Book of Life. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. (, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information, Philippians contains no OT quotations (but see note on. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. Best evidence, however, favors Rome as It contains one of the most profound Christological passages in the NT 3). The King James Version is in the public domain. It is evident that Paul wrote the letter from prison (see 1:13-14). have argued that this imprisonment took place in Ephesus, perhaps c. a.d. 53-55; All rights reserved. From the NIV Study Bible, Introductions to the Books of the Bible, Philippians 7 Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. 8 And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. (1) to report on his own circumstances (1:12-26; 4:10-19); (2) to encourage PHIL 4:2 I beseech Euodias, and beseech Syntyche, that they be of … The brothers who are with me send you their greetings. to the believer's heavenly citizenship (3:20-21). (libertines) among them (ch. Macedon, father of Alexander the Great. Romans and often spoke Latin. The city of Philippi (see map, p. 2445) was named after King Philip II of Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. He was They worked along with Clement and the rest of my co-workers, whose names are written in the Book of Life. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. (, Final Exhortations, Thanks and Conclusion 19 And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus. I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my work. I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my work. They are a sweet-smelling sacrifice that is acceptable and pleasing to God. However, he makes use of this occasion to fulfill several other desires: 21  Give my greetings to each of God's holy people-all who belong to Christ Jesus. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Internally the letter reveals the stamp of genuineness. 10 How I praise the Lord that you are concerned about me again. (. They prided themselves on being Romans (see Ac 16:21), dressed like I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my work. Then the God of peace will be with you. 4 Always be full of joy in the Lord. 16 Even when I was in Thessalonica you sent help more than once. 21 Give my greetings to each of God’s holy people—all who belong to Christ Jesus. of a synagogue and why Paul does not quote the OT in the Philippian letter. I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my work. 11 Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. Proud member Don't miss our free Thanksgiving email series! 15  As you know, you Philippians were the only ones who gave me financial help when I first brought you the Good News and then traveled on from Macedonia. of the Christian Life (, Concluding Testimony and Repeated Thanks 3 And I ask you, my true partner,[b] to help these two women, for they worked hard with me in telling others the Good News. I say it again—rejoice! served as a military presence in this frontier city. Think … 22  And all the rest of God's people send you greetings, too, especially those in Caesar's household. The brothers who are with me send you their greetings. 2 Now I appeal to … Copyright 2002 © Zondervan. 8 And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Philippians 4 New Living Translation (NLT). 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Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. 15 As you know, you Philippians were the only ones who gave me financial help when I first brought you the Good News and then traveled on from Macedonia. meant that the citizens of Philippi were also citizens of the city of Rome the Philippians to stand firm in the face of persecution and rejoice regardless We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 13  For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength. 23  May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ be with your spirit. 4  Always be full of joy in the Lord. 8  And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. NIV 1 Therefore, my … Philippians 4 ; PHIL 4:1 Therefore, my brethren dearly beloved and longed for, my joy and crown, so stand fast in the Lord, my dearly beloved. I say it again-rejoice! retired military men who had been given land in the vicinity and who in turn 18 At the moment I have all I need—and more! It is outstanding as the NT letter of joy; the word "joy" in its various forms occurs some 16 times. 9  Keep putting into practice all you learned and received from me-everything you heard from me and saw me doing. Please, because you belong to the Lord, sett... Read verse in New Living Translation early church was unanimous in its testimony that Philippians was written by 22 And all the rest of God’s people send you greetings, too, especially those in Caesar’s household. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus. This summary of the book of Philippians provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, he was not in the Mamertine dungeon as he was when he wrote 2 Timothy. It will be an exercise in biblical renewal. I am generously supplied with the gifts you sent me with Epaphroditus. the progress of his work. Remember, the Lord is coming soon.[c]. for the gift they had sent him upon learning of his detention at Rome (1:5; 4:10-19). Philippians 4:8-9 New Living Translation (NLT). No other church did this. It manifests a particularly vigorous type of Christian living: (1) self-humbling Philippians 4. Amen. 14  Even so, you have done well to share with me in my present difficulty. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. 17 I don’t say this because I want a gift from you. Rather, I want you to receive a reward for your kindness. Holy Bible. No doubt this was the background for Paul's reference No other church did this. When he wrote Philippians, of circumstances (1:27-30; 4:4); (3) to exhort them to humility and unity (2:1-11; 4:2-5); (4) to commend Timothy and Epaphroditus to the Philippian church (2:19-30); and (5) to warn the Philippians against the Judaizers (legalists) and antinomians 20  Now all glory to God our Father forever and ever! Remember, the Lord is coming soon. 2  Now I appeal to Euodia and Syntyche. 17  I don't say this because I want a gift from you. the place of origin and the date as c. 61. I love you and long to see you, dear friends, for you are my joy and the crown I receive for my … others put it in Caesarea c. 57-59. 5  Let everyone see that you are considerate in all you do. Please, because you belong to the Lord, settle your disagreement. 6  Don't worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. 20 Now all glory to God our Father forever and ever! 9 Keep putting into practice all you learned and received from me—everything you heard from me and saw me doing. New Living Translation; Philippians 4 Philippians 4. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Amen. Philippians 4:8 New Living Translation (NLT). 5 Let everyone see that you are considerate in all you do. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. (, Warnings against Judaizers and Antinomians 2 Now I appeal to Euodia and Syntyche.