2 G2168 We give thanks G2316 to God G3842 always G4012 for G5216 you G3956 all, G4160 making G3417 mention G5216 of you G1909 in G2257 our G4335 prayers;
3 G3421 Remembering G89 without ceasing G5216 your G2041 work G4102 of faith, G2532 and G2873 labor G26 of love, G2532 and G5281 patience G1680 of hope G2257 in our G2962 Lord G2424 Jesus G5547 Christ, G1715 in the sight G2316 of God G2532 and G2257 our G3962 Father;
5 G3754 For G2257 our G2098 gospel G1096 came G3756 not G1519 to G5209 you G1722 in G3056 word G3440 only, G235 but G2532 also G1722 in G1411 power, G2532 and G1722 in G40 the Holy G4151 Spirit, G2532 and G1722 in G4183 much G4136 assurance; G2531 as G1492 you know G3634 what manner of men G1096 we were G1722 among G5213 you G1223 for G5209 your sake.
6 G2532 And G5210 you G1096 became G3402 followers G2257 of us, G2532 and G2962 of the Lord, G1209 having received G3056 the word G1722 in G4183 much G2347 affliction, G3326 with G5479 joy G40 of the Holy G4151 Spirit:
7 G5620 So that G5209 you G1096 were G5179 examples G3956 to all G3588 that G4100 believe G1722 in G3109 Macedonia G2532 and G882 Achaia.
8 G1063 For G575 from G5216 you G1837 sounded out G3056 the word G2962 of the Lord G3756 not G3440 only G1722 in G3109 Macedonia G2532 and G882 Achaia, G235 but G2532 also G1722 in G3956 every G5117 place G5216 your G4102 faith G4314 to G2316 God - G4314 ward G1831 is spread abroad; G5620 so that G2248 we G2192 need G3361 not G2980 to speak G5532 any thing.
9 G1063 For G518 they G846 themselves G518 show G4012 of G2257 us G3697 what manner of G1529 entering in G2192 we had G4314 unto G5209 you, G2532 and G4459 how G1994 you turned G4314 to G2316 God G575 from G1497 idols G1398 to serve G2198 the living G2532 and G228 true G2316 God;