Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, CA 90631. 5 For this reason, when I could no longer endure the suspense, I sent someone to find out about your faith [how you were holding up under pressure], for fear that somehow the tempter had tempted you and our work [among you] would prove to be ineffective. 1 Thessalonians 5:27 Lit brethren. Read the Bible. Amplified Bible (AMP). Amplified Bible (AMP) Copyright © 2015 by The Lockman Foundation , La Habra, CA 90631. The plan of the letter Last Week's Top Questions . Thessalonica was an important seaport and was the capital city of Macedonia. 1 Paul, Silvanus (Silas), and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being from God]. 2 We give thanks to God always for all of you, continually mentioning you in our prayers; 3 recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith, and your service motivated by love and unwavering hope in [the return of] our Lord Jesus Christ. All rights reserved. 1 Thessalonians 3 Amplified Bible (AMP) Encouragement of Timothy’s Visit. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your benefit. For you know that we have been destined for this [as something unavoidable in our position]. First and Second Thessalonians. We do not belong to the night nor to darkness. Amplified Bible (AMP). It was founded by Cassander, King of Macedon 315 B. C., and was about a hundred miles west of Philippi. 1 Thessalonians 1 English Standard Version Greeting 1 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. The northern region was called Macedonia and the southern, Achaia. Such *sins were common in the city in which they lived. 3 Recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith and service motivated by love and unwavering hope in [the return of] our Lord Jesus … 1 Thessalonians - AMP. 1 Thessalonians 5:4 Lit brethren. Chapter 1: Chapter 2: Chapter 3: Chapter 4: Chapter 5: Book Overview - 1 Thessalonians. To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being from God]. 5 Now as to the [] times and dates, [] brothers and sisters, you have no need for anything to be written to you. 1 Thessalonians 1. 1 Thessalonians 1 Amplified Bible (AMP) Thanksgiving for These Believers. 3 Therefore, when we could no longer endure our separation [from you], we thought it best to be left behind, alone at Athens, 2 and so we sent Timothy, our brother and God’s servant in [spreading] the good news of Christ, to strengthen and encourage you [exhorting, comforting, and establishing you] in regard to your faith, 3 so that no one would be unsettled by these difficulties [to which I have referred]. 1 PAUL, SILVANUS (Silas), and Timothy, to the assembly (church) of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah): Grace (spiritual blessing and divine favor) to you and [heart] peace. 5 To teach that those who trust in God must not be guilty in matters to do with sex (1 Thessalonians 4:4-8). Need some help understanding theology? 1 Thessalonians. 1 PAUL, SILVANUS (Silas), and Timothy, to the assembly (church) of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah): Grace (spiritual blessing and divine favor) to you and [heart] peace. Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown, Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy. 1 Thessalonians 3:13 All born-again believers (saints) have been reborn from above—spiritually transformed, renewed, made holy and set apart for God’s purpose. 1 Thessalonians 4 Amplified Bible (AMP) Sanctification and Love. 6 You became imitators of us and [through us] of the Lord, after you welcomed our message in [a time of] great trouble with the joy supplied by the Holy Spirit; 7 so that you became an example to all the believers in [b]Macedonia and in Achaia. 6 So then let us not sleep [in spiritual indifference] as the rest [of the world does], but let us keep wide awake [alert and cautious] and let us be sober [self-controlled, calm, and wise]. How can I be sure God exists? 7 For those who sleep, sleep at night, and those who are drunk get drunk at night. 1 Thessalonians 1 1 Thessalonians 1. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy, Amplified Thinline Holy Bible--bonded leather, burgundy. The authors wrote about this (1 Thessalonians 4:13-18) and taught some more about the return of the *Lord Jesus (1 Thessalonians 5:1-11). 1 BUT AS to the suitable times and the precise seasons and dates, brethren, you have no necessity for anything being written to you. 2We give thanks to … 1 Paul, Silvanus (Silas), and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being from God]. Thanksgiving For These Believers. 1 PAUL, SILVANUS (Silas), and Timothy, to the assembly (church) of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah): Grace (spiritual blessing and divine favor) to you and [heart] peace. 1. 9 For what [adequate] thanks can we offer to God for you in return for all the joy and delight we have before our God on your account? 1 Thessalonians 5 The Day of the Lord. 8 But since we [believers] belong to the day, let us be sober, having put on the breastplate of … Can the deceased leave signs to let you know they are okay? Greece was divided into two Roman provinces. 1 Thessalonians 1. 1 Thessalonians 5:21 Or everyone, that is, anyone claiming to be a prophet. Amplified Bible (AMP) Colossians: The Amplified Bible: 2 Thessalonians. Ask a Question. 2 We give thanks to God always for all of you, continually mentioning you in our prayers; 3 recalling unceasingly before our God and Father your work energized by faith, and your … 1 Thessalonians 5 Amplified Bible (AMP) The Day of the Lord. 4. All rights reserved. 1 Thessalonians 5 Amplified Bible (AMP) The Day of the Lord. 2 For you yourselves know perfectly well that the day of the [return of the] Lord is coming just as a thief [comes unexpectedly and suddenly] in the night. 1Paul, Silvanus (Silas), and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being from God]. 1 Thessalonians 5:26 Greeting other believers with a kiss on the cheek would be the equivalent of today’s handshake, pat on the back, or casual hug. 5 Now as to the times and dates, brothers and sisters, you have no need for anything to be written to you. 1 Thessalonians 1 ; 1THESS 1:1 Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, unto the church of the Thessalonians which is in God the Father and in the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ. Questions. 8 For the word of the Lord has resounded from you and has echoed [like thunder], not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but in every place [the news of] your [great] faith in God has spread, so that we never need to say anything about it.