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4:1,2 Masters, give unto your servants that which is just and equal,
knowing that ye also have a Master in heaven. Continue in prayer and watch
in the same with thanksgiving;
4:3 Withal praying also for us, that God would open unto us a door
of utterance, to speak the
mystery of Christ, for which I am also in bonds.
4:4 That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.
4:5 Walk in wisdom toward them that are without, redeeming the time.
4:6 Let your speech be always with grace,
seasoned with salt, that you may know how you ought to answer every one
you want your answers to questions to be with grace and have good seasoning
on them, then you'll have this in mind and because of that, you'll know
how to answer and you'll know how much salt to add and when, so that when
you leave, they'll miss you, not be glad you're gone..(*)
4:7,8 All my state shall Tychicus declare unto you, who is a beloved
brother and a faithful minister and fellowservant in the Lord, whom I have
sent unto you for the same purpose, that he might know your estate and
comfort your hearts;
2:11; Jude 1:9.
4:9 With Onesimus, a faithful and beloved brother, who is one of you.
They shall make known unto you all things which are done here.
4:10 Aristarchus my fellow prisoner salutes you and Marcus, sister's
son to Barnabas, touching whom you received commandments. If he come unto
you, receive him.
4:11 And Emmanuel, which is called Justus, who are of the circumcision.
These only are my fellowworkers unto the kingdom of God, which have been
a comfort unto me.
4:12 Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, salutes you,
always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that you may stand perfect
and complete in all the will
4:13 For I bear him record, that he hath a great zeal for you and them
that are in Laodicea and them in Hierapolis.
4:14 Luke, the beloved physician and Demas,
must have been a good physician
to be beloved
as he was. Other physicians back then were not as Luke:.Mark
5:25,26 "And a certain woman, which had an issue of blood twelve years,
had suffered many things of many physicians and had spent all that she
had and was nothing bettered but rather grew worse."
4:15-17 Salute the brethren which are in Laodicea and Nymphas and the
church which is in his house. And when this epistle is read among you,
cause that it be read also in the church of the Laodiceans and that you
likewise read the epistle from Laodicea. And say to Archippus, Take heed
to the ministry which thou hast received in the Lord, that thou fulfil
4:18 The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace
be with you. Amen. <Written from Rome to Colossians by Tychicus and
signed the letter he apparently dictated to Tychicus and Onesimus; he perhaps
had some difficulty seeing)
New Testament book is 1Thessalonians