1 Thessalonians 1:3–5

We remember before our God and Fatherg your work produced by faith,h your labor prompted by love,i and your endurance inspired by hopej in our Lord Jesus Christ.

For we know, brothers and sistersb loved by God,k that he has chosen you, because our gospell came to you not simply with words but also with power,m with the Holy Spirit and deep conviction. You known how we lived among you for your sake.

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