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no substitute hope

no substitute hope 2 Thessalonians 2:1-2 (JDV) 2 Thessalonians 2:1 Now concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered to him: We ask you, brothers and sisters, 2 Thessalonians 2:2 not to be easily upset or … Continue reading

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more than banish

more than banish 2 Thessalonians 1:8-12 (JDV) 2 Thessalonians 1:8 when he takes vengeance with flaming fire on those who don’t know God and on those who don’t obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus. 2 Thessalonians 1:9 They will … Continue reading

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for the future kingdom

for the future kingdom 2 Thessalonians 1:5-7 (JDV) 2 Thessalonians 1:5 It is clear evidence of God’s righteous judgment that you will be counted worthy of God’s kingdom, for which you also are suffering, 2 Thessalonians 1:6 since it is … Continue reading

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flourishing faith, increasing care

flourishing faith, increasing care 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4 (JDV) 2 Thessalonians 1:1 Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy: To the congregation of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Thessalonians 1:2 Favor to you and peace from God … Continue reading

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when Christ comes: judgment, destruction, and glory.

In his second letter to the Thessalonians, Paul continues to encourage them (and us) with the hope of the second coming of Christ. When Christ comes, he will inflict his judgment upon those who have afflicted the church.  Paul praises … Continue reading

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