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1 Thessalonians Chapter 2:1-3

But though we had already suffered and been shamefully treated at Philippi, as you know, we had boldness in our God to declare to you the gospel of God in the midst of much conflict.

  1. What did they know about Paul's coming to them? 1 Thessalonians 2:1
  2. How had Paul been treated at Philippi? What had he been bold to do? 1 Thessalonians 2:2
  3. How had their exhortation not come? 1 Thessalonians 2:3

1 Thessalonians Chapter 2:4-9

But just as we have been approved by God to be entrusted with the gospel, so we speak, not to please man, but to please God who tests our hearts.

  1. Who had Paul be approved by? 1 Thessalonians 2:4-5
  2. What had God entrusted to him? 1 Thessalonians 2:6
  3. Who had tested his heart? 1 Thessalonians 2:6
  4. What kind of words did he not use? 1 Thessalonians 2:5
  5. What did Paul not seek? 1 Thessalonians 2:6
  6. What could he have done as an apostle? 1 Thessalonians 2:6
  7. How had he been gentle with them? 1 Thessalonians 2:7
  8. How had he longed for them? 1 Thessalonians 2:8
  9. In addition to the gospel, what was he pleased to impart to them? 1 Thessalonians 2:8
  10. What had Paul done night and day? 1 Thessalonians 2:9
  11. Why did he do this? 1 Thessalonians 2:9

1 Thessalonians Chapter 2:10-12

You are witnesses, and God also, how holy and righteous and blameless was our conduct toward you believers.

  1. What were they witnesses of? 1 Thessalonians 2:10
  2. How had Paul exhorted, comforted and charge them? 1 Thessalonians 2:11
  3. How did he want them to walk? 1 Thessalonians 2:12

1 Thessalonians Chapter 2:13-16

And we also thank God constantly for this, that when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not as the word of men but as what it really is, the word of God, which is at work in you believers.

  1. Why did Paul thank God without ceasing? 1 Thessalonians 2:13
  2. How had they not received the word of God? 1 Thessalonians 2:13
  3. How had they received the word of God? 1 Thessalonians 2:13
  4. Who does the word effectively work in? 1 Thessalonians 2:13
  5. Who had they become imitators of? 1 Thessalonians 2:14
  6. From whom had the suffered? 1 Thessalonians 2:14
  7. What had the Judeans done to Jesus? 1 Thessalonians 2:15
  8. Who else had they persecuted? 1 Thessalonians 2:15
  9. To whom had they forbidden Paul to speak? 1 Thessalonians 2:16
  10. What were they filling up? 1 Thessalonians 2:16
  11. What has come upon them to the uttermost? 1 Thessalonians 2:16

1 Thessalonians Chapter 2:17-20

But since we were torn away from you, brothers, for a short time, in person not in heart, we endeavored the more eagerly and with great desire to see you face to face.

  1. For how long had Paul been taken away from them? 1 Thessalonians 2:17
  2. What did they have great desire to do? 1 Thessalonians 2:17
  3. Who had hindered Paul from coming to them? 1 Thessalonians 2:18
  4. What was Paul's hope and joy, or crown of rejoicing? 1 Thessalonians 2:19
  5. Who was Paul's glory? 1 Thessalonians 2:20