• Philippians – Part 4

    Warning against the Concision (v1-6) The epistle now shifts focus to warn the ecclesia against the threat of the Circumcision Group. Paul has spoken to them before about this danger but he continues to remind […]

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  • Chapter Four – “Think on These Things”

    One Mind in Christ v1-3 Paul begins chapter four with a rebuke directed at two sisters – Euodias and Syntyche. How carefully and tenderly he frames his words: “my brethren dearly beloved and longed for, […]

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  • Chapter Two – Let This Mind be in You (3)

    United through Humility and Service (v1-4) Having received a generous gift at the hand of the Philippians, Paul knew that the ecclesia was overflowing with a spirit of comfort, love, fellowship and compassion. Yet there […]

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  • Chapter One – To Live is Christ (2)

    Philippians chapter one sees Paul warm to his writing, remembering the ecclesia in Philippi, sharing with them his prayers for their well­being and sharing his thoughts about life in Rome. He particularly writes of the […]

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  • Philippians: Background to the Epistle (1)