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Philemon

1:1 Paul, a prisoner of Anointed Jesus, and brother Timothy,To Philemon our dear co-worker,

παυλος
G3972
Paul
δεσμιος
G1198
prisoner
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
και
G2532
and
τιμοθεος
G5095
Timothy
αδελφος
G80
sibling
φιλημονι
G5371
[to]-Philemon
τω
G3588
[to]-the
αγαπητω
G27
beloved
και
G2532
and
συνεργω
G4904
[to]-co-worker

1:2 to sister Apphia, to Archippus our fellow soldier, and to the Congregation meeting at your home:

και
G2532
and
απφια
G682
[to]-Apphia
τη
G3588
[to]-the
αδελφη
G79
sister
και
G2532
and
αρχιππω
G751
[to]-Archippus
τω
G3588
[to]-the
συστρατιωτη
G4961
[to]-co-soldier
και
G2532
and
τη
G3588
[to]-the
οικον
G3624
house
σου
G4675
[of]-you
εκκλησια
G1577
[to]-congregation

1:3 Favor and peace to you from God our Father and Master Jesus the Anointed.

χαρις
G5485
favor
και
G2532
and
ειρηνη
G1515
peace
απο
G575
from
θεου
G2316
[of]-God
πατρος
G3962
[of]-father
και
G2532
and
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed

1:4 I always thank my God, mentioning you when I pray,

ευχαριστω
G2168
I-am-grateful
τω
G3588
[to]-the
θεω
G2316
[to]-God
μου
G3450
[of]-me
παντοτε
G3842
always
μνειαν
G3417
recollection
σου
G4675
[of]-you
ποιουμενος
G4160
doing
επι
G1909
on
των
G3588
[of]-the
προσευχων
G4335
[of]-prayers
μου
G3450
[of]-me

1:5 because I hear about the love and faith you have toward Master Jesus and all the holy ones,

ακουων
G191
hearing
σου
G4675
[of]-you
την
G3588
the
αγαπην
G26
love
και
G2532
and
την
G3588
the
πιστιν
G4102
trust
ην
G2258
was
εχεις
G2192
you-are-having
προς
G4314
toward
τον
G3588
the
κυριον
G2962
master
ιησουν
G2424
Jesus
και
G2532
and
εἱς
G1520
one
παντας
G3956
all
τους
G3588
the

1:6 so that the fellowship of your faith may become energized in the realization of every good thing we have united with the Anointed.

η
G2228
or-else
κοινωνια
G2842
[to]-partnership
της
G3588
[of]-the
πιστεως
G4102
[of]-trust
σου
G4675
[of]-you
ενεργης
G1756
effective
γενηται
G1096
may-come-to-be
εν
G1722
in
επιγνωσει
G1922
[to]-recognition
παντος
G3956
[of]-all
αγαθου
G18
[of]-good
του
G3588
[of]-the
εν
G1722
in
εἱς
G1520
one
χριστον
G5547
anointed

1:7 I was very happy and comforted to see that your love has soothed the holy ones, brother!

χαραν
G5479
happiness
γαρ
G1063
because
πολλην
G4183
many
εσχον
G2192
I-had
και
G2532
and
παρακλησιν
G3874
advocacy
επι
G1909
on
τη
G3588
[to]-the
αγαπη
G26
love
σου
G4675
[of]-you
τα
G3588
the
σπλαγχνα
G4698
intestines
των
G3588
[of]-the
αναπεπαυται
G373
has-been-soothed
δια
G1223
through
σου
G4675
[of]-you
αδελφε
G80
(oh)-sibling

1:8 I could boldly instruct with authority from the Anointed as to what is proper.

διο
G1352
for-this-reason
πολλην
G4183
many
εν
G1722
in
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
παρρησιαν
G3954
boldness
εχων
G2192
having
επιτασσειν
G2004
to-command
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
το
G3588
the
ανηκον
G433
attaining

1:9 But instead I am asking you out of love, as Paul the old man and prisoner of Anointed Jesus,

δια
G1223
through
την
G3588
the
αγαπην
G26
love
μαλλον
G3123
rather
παρακαλω
G3870
I-am-advocating
τοιουτος
G5108
such
ων
G5607
being
παυλος
G3972
Paul
πρεσβυτης
G4246
elder
νυνι
G3570
now
δε
G1161
yet
και
G2532
and
δεσμιος
G1198
prisoner
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus

1:10 concerning Onesimus, the “child” I “gave birth to” here in prison.

παρακαλω
G3870
I-am-advocating
σε
G4571
you
περι
G4012
about
του
G3588
[of]-the
εμου
G1700
[of]-me
τεκνου
G5043
[of]-child
εγεννησα
G1080
I-generated
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
δεσμοις
G1199
[to]-confinements
ονησιμον
G3682
Onesimus

1:11 He was once useless to you, but now he is useful to both of us.

τον
G3588
the
ποτε
G4219
when?
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
αχρηστον
G890
useless
νυνι
G3570
now
δε
G1161
yet
και
G2532
and
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
και
G2532
and
εμοι
G1698
[to]-me
ευχρηστον
G2173
useful

1:12 I have sent this one, who is so close to me, back to you,

ανεπεμψα
G375
I-sent-up
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
εστιν
G2076
is
τα
G3588
the
εμα
G1699
we-my
σπλαγχνα
G4698
intestines

1:13 though I really would prefer to have him stay here in my service to the Gospel.

εγω
G1473
I
εβουλομην
G1014
I-intended
προς
G4314
toward
εμαυτον
G1683
I-myself
κατεχειν
G2722
to-own
σου
G4675
[of]-you
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
διακονη
G1247
may-attend-to
εν
G1722
in
τοις
G3588
[to]-those
δεσμοις
G1199
[to]-confinements
του
G3588
[of]-the
ευαγγελιου
G2098
[of]-good-news

1:14 But I don’t want to do anything without your input, so you can do the right thing voluntarily and not out of compulsion.

χωρις
G5565
without
δε
G1161
yet
της
G3588
[of]-the
σης
G4674
your
γνωμης
G1106
[of]-opinion
ουδεν
G3762
not-even-one
ηθελησα
G2309
I-chose
ποιησαι
G4160
to-do
μη
G3361
not
κατα
G2596
down
αναγκην
G318
stressfulness
το
G3588
the
αγαθον
G18
good
σου
G4675
[of]-you
η
G2228
or-else
αλλα
G235
but
κατα
G2596
down
εκουσιον
G1595
voluntary

1:15 Who knows but that he was separated from you for a short time so that you could have him back “with interest” for eternity—

ταχα
G5029
quickly
γαρ
G1063
because
δια
G1223
through
τουτο
G5124
this
εχωρισθη
G5563
was-separated
προς
G4314
toward
αιωνιον
G166
age-long
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
απεχης
G568
you-may-receive-full-amount

1:16 no longer as a slave but much more— as a dear brother to me and most of all to you; and not only a brother in the flesh but also of the Master.

ουκετι
G3765
no-longer
δουλον
G1401
slave
αλλα
G235
but
δουλον
G1401
slave
αδελφον
G80
sibling
αγαπητον
G27
beloved
μαλιστα
G3122
especially
εμοι
G1698
[to]-me
ποσω
G4214
[to]-how-much
δε
G1161
yet
μαλλον
G3123
rather
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in
σαρκι
G4561
[to]-flesh
και
G2532
and
εν
G1722
in
κυριω
G2962
master

1:17 So if you consider me your close friend, take him back as you would me.

ει.
G1487
if
ουν
G3767
then
με
G3165
me
εχεις
G2192
you-are-having
κοινωνον
G2844
partner
προσλαβου
G4355
you-take-toward-self!
αυτον
G846
him/her/it
εμε
G1691
me

1:18 And if he has harmed you or owes you anything, put it on my account.

ει.
G1487
if
δε
G1161
yet
τι
G5101
what
ηδικησεν
G91
wronged
σε
G4571
you
η
G2228
or-else
οφειλει
G3784
is-obligated
τουτο
G5124
this
εμοι
G1698
[to]-me
ελλογα
G1677
you-put-on-my-account!

1:19 I, Paul, write this with my own hand: I will pay it back— not to mention that you really owe me your whole self!

εγω
G1473
I
παυλος
G3972
Paul
εγραψα
G1125
I-wrote
τη
G3588
[to]-the
εμη
G1699
[to]-my
χειρι
G5495
[to]-hand
εγω
G1473
I
αποτισω
G661
I-shall-fully-refund
μη
G3361
not
λεγω
G3004
I-am-saying
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
και
G2532
and
σεαυτον
G4572
yourself
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
προσοφειλεις
G4359
you-owe

1:20 Yes, brother, then I will make a “profit” from you concerning the Master, so soothe my heart.

ναι
G3483
yes
αδελφε
G80
(oh)-sibling
εγω
G1473
I
σου
G4675
[of]-you
οναιμην
G3685
I-may-benefit
εν
G1722
in
κυριω
G2962
master
αναπαυσον
G373
you-soothe!
μου
G3450
[of]-me
τα
G3588
the
σπλαγχνα
G4698
intestines
εν
G1722
in
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed

1:21 And I am confident that you will comply, since I wrote to you knowing you will do even more than I ask.

πεποιθως
G3982
being-persuaded
τη
G3588
[to]-the
σου
G4675
[of]-you
εγραψα
G1125
I-wrote
σοι
G4671
[to]-you
ειδως
G1492
having-seen
και
G2532
and
λεγω
G3004
I-am-saying
ποιησεις
G4160
you-shall-do

1:22 Oh, and prepare a room for me, because I expect that as a result of your prayers I will graciously be allowed to visit you.

δε
G1161
yet
και
G2532
and
μοι
G3427
[to]-me
ξενιαν
G3578
lodging
ελπιζω
G1679
I-am-expecting
γαρ
G1063
because
δια
G1223
through
των
G3588
[of]-the
προσευχων
G4335
[of]-prayers
χαρισθησομαι
G5483
I-shall-be-favored

1:23 Epaphras, my fellow prisoner in Anointed Jesus, greets you,

ασπαζεται
G782
is-greeting
σε
G4571
you
επαφρας
G1889
Epaphras
συναιχμαλωτος
G4869
co-captive
μου
G3450
[of]-me
εν
G1722
in
χριστω
G5547
[to]-anointed
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus

1:24 along with my co-workers Mark, Aristarchus, Demas, and Luke.

μαρκος
G3138
Mark
αρισταρχος
G708
Aristarchus
δημας
G1214
Demas
λουκας
G3065
Luke
συνεργοι
G4904
co-workers
μου
G3450
[of]-me

1:25 May the favor of Master Jesus the Anointed be with your spirit.

η
G2228
or-else
χαρις
G5485
favor
του
G3588
[of]-the
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
χριστου
G5547
[of]-anointed
μετα
G3326
with
του
G3588
[of]-the
πνευματος
G4151
[of]-breath