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Philippians Chapter 1:1-2

To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the overseers and deacons.

  1. Who were Paul and Timothy bondservants of? To whom were they writing this letter? Philippians 1:1
  2. How did they greet them? Philippians 1:2

Philippians Chapter 1:3-8

And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.

  1. When did Paul thank God? Philippians 1:3
  2. Who did he make requests for? Philippians 1:4
  3. What did the Philippians have fellowship in? Philippians 1:5
  4. How was Paul confident for them? Philippians 1:6
  5. Why was it right for Paul to think of them this way? Philippians 1:7
  6. How did Paul long for them? Philippians 1:8

Philippians Chapter 1:9-11

And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment.

  1. How were they to abound? Philippians 1:9
  2. What were they to approve? Philippians 1:10
  3. What were they being filled with? Philippians 1:11

Philippians Chapter 1:12-14

I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel.

  1. What did Paul want them to know? Philippians 1:12
  2. What had become evident to all? Philippians 1:13
  3. How did the affect most of the brethren? Philippians 1:14

Philippians Chapter 1:15-18

Some indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will. The latter do it out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel.

  1. How do some preach Christ? Philippians 1:15
  2. What motivated the former to preach Christ? Philippians 1:16
  3. What motivated the latter to preach Christ? What did the know about Paul? Philippians 1:17
  4. What made Paul rejoice? Philippians 1:18

Philippians Chapter 1:19-26

For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain,If I am to live in the flesh, that means fruitful labor for me. Yet which I shall choose I cannot tell .

  1. How would this turn out for Paul? Philippians 1:19
  2. How would Christ be magnified in Paul? Philippians 1:20
  3. What was Paul's reason to live? What would it be to him to die? Philippians 1:21
  4. What would living on in the flesh mean? Philippians 1:22
  5. What was Paul hard pressed between, and why would it be far better for him to depart? Philippians 1:23
  6. What was more needful? Philippians 1:24
  7. What was he confident of? Philippians 1:25
  8. What would Paul's coming to them cause them to do? Philippians 1:26

Philippians Chapter 1:27-30

For it has been granted to you that for the sake of Christ you should not only believe in him but also suffer for his sake, engaged in the same conflict that you saw I had and now hear that I still have.

  1. How are they to let their conduct be? What did Paul want to hear about them? Philippians 1:27
  2. When they were not terrified, what would this prove? Philippians 1:28
  3. What has been granted to us? Philippians 1:29
  4. What had they seen? Philippians 1:30