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2 Thessalonians

2:1 Now, brothers and sisters, concerning the coming of our Master Jesus the Anointed and our gathering together with him:

ερωτωμεν
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we-are-asking
δε
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yet
ὑμας
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yous
αδελφοι
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siblings
ὑπερ
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over
της
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[of]-the
παρουσιας
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[of]-presence
του
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[of]-the
κυριου
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[of]-master
ἡμων
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[of]-us
ιησου
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[of]-Jesus
χριστου
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[of]-anointed
και
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and
ἡμων
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[of]-us
επισυναγωγης
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[of]-congregation
επ
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on
αυτον
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him/her/it

2:2 Please do not be easily disturbed or alarmed in your minds or spirits, because no word or letter has come from us saying that the Day of the Master is already here.

εις
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into
το
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the
μη
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not
ταχεως
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abruptly
σαλευθηναι
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to-be-shaken
ὑμας
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yous
απο
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from
του
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[of]-the
νοος
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[of]-minds
μηδε
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no-longer
θροεισθαι
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to-be-alarmed
μητε
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neither
δια
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through
πνευματος
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[of]-breath
μητε
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neither
δια
G1223
through
λογου
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[of]-saying
μητε
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neither
δι᾽
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through
επιστολης
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[of]-letter
ὡς
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as
δι᾽
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through
ἡμων
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[of]-us
ὡς
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as
ὁτι
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since
ενεστηκεν
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has-been-present

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the
ἡμερα
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[to]-day
του
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[of]-the
κυριου
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[of]-master

2:3 Don’t let anyone fool you by any means, because that won’t happen until after the Departure, and then the Lawless One, the Destroyer, will be revealed.

μη
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not
τις
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who
ὑμας
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yous
εξαπατηση
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should-delude
κατα
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down
μηδενα
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not-even-one
τροπον
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manner
ὁτι
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since
εαν
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if-ever
μη
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not
ελθη
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may-come

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the
αποστασια
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departure
πρωτον
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first
και
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and
αποκαλυφθη
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may-be-revealed

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the
ανθρωπος
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person
της
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[of]-the
ανομιας
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[of]-lawlessness

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the
υἱος
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son
της
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[of]-the
απωλειας
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[of]-ruin

2:4 He opposes everything and elevates himself over every god or object of worship, even to the point of seating himself in the Temple of God and proclaiming himself God.


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the
αντικειμενος
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opposing
και
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and
ὑπεραιρομενος
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being-over-lifted
επι
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on
παντα
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all
λεγομενον
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being-said
θεον
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God
η
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or-else
σεβασμα
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object-of-worship
ὡστε
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so-too
αυτον
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him/her/it
εις
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into
τον
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the
ναον
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temple
του
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[of]-the
θεου
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[of]-God
καθισαι
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to-sit
αποδεικνυντα
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exhibiting
ἑαυτον
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him/her/it-self
ὁτι
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since
εστιν
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is
θεος
G2316
God

2:5 You have forgotten that I told you these things when I was with you.

ου
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not
μνημονευετε
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yous-are-remembering
ὁτι
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since
ετι
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still
ων
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being
προς
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toward
ὑμας
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yous
ταυτα
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these-things
ελεγον
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I-said
ὑμιν
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[to]-yous

2:6 And you know what is holding him back for now, so that he is only revealed in his time.

και
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and
νυν
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now
το
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the
κατεχον
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owning
οιδατε
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yous-have-seen
εις
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into
το
G3588
the
αποκαλυφθηναι
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to-be-revealed
αυτον
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him/her/it
εν
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in
τω
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[to]-the
ἑαυτου
G1438
[of]-self
καιρω
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[to]-time

2:7 For although the secret of lawlessness is already in operation, it is only after the Restrainer is taken out of the way

το
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the
γαρ
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because
μυστηριον
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secret
ηδη
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already
ενεργειται
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operates
της
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[of]-the
ανομιας
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[of]-lawlessness
μονον
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only

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the
κατεχων
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owning
αρτι
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now
ἑως
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until
εκ
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out
μεσου
G3319
[of]-middle
γενηται
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may-come-to-be

2:8 that the Lawless One will be revealed. This is the one the Master Jesus will do away with by the breath of his mouth, and will neutralize when he appears at his arrival.

και
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and
τοτε
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then
αποκαλυφθησεται
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shall-be-revealed
ανομος
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lawless
κυριος
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master
ιησους
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Jesus
ανελει
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shall-take-away
τω
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[to]-the
πνευματι
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[to]-breath
του
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[of]-the
στοματος
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[of]-mouth
αυτου
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[of]-self
και
G2532
and
καταργησει
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shall-neutralize
τη
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[to]-the
επιφανεια
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[to]-sudden-appearance
της
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[of]-the
παρουσιας
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[of]-presence
αυτου
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[of]-self

2:9 He will come when the Adversary is at the height of his power, which he held by means of signs and fake miracles and seduction.

ου
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not
εστιν
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is
η
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or-else
παρουσια
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presence
ενεργειαν
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operation
του
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[of]-the
σατανα
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adversary
εν
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in
παση
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[to]-every
δυναμει
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[to]-power
και
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and
σημειοις
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[to]-signs
και
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and
τερασιν
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[to]-omens
ψευδους
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[of]-falsehood

2:10 This injustice will all have been done to those who are dying, because they would not love the truth that would save them.

και
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and
εν
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in
παση
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[to]-every
απατη
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[to]-delusion
αδικιας
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[of]-injustice
τοις
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[to]-those
απολλυμενοις
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[to]-being-destroyed-completely
ων
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being
την
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the
αγαπην
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love
της
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[of]-the
αληθειας
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[of]-truth
ουκ
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not
εδεξαντο
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they-accepted
εἱς
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one
το
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the
σωθηναι
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to-be-saved
αυτους
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them

2:11 As a result, God will send them in the wrong direction so they will believe the lie,

και
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and
δια
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through
τουτο
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this
αυτοις
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[to]-them
πεμψει
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shall-send

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the
θεος
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God
ενεργειαν
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operation
πλανης
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[of]-diversion
εις
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into
το
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the
πιστευσαι
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to-trust
αυτους
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them
τω
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[to]-the
ψευδει
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[to]-falsehood

2:12 and in this way all who rejected the truth and celebrated injustice will be condemned.

κριθωσιν
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they-may-be-judged
παντες
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all
μη
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not
πιστευσαντες
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trusting
τη
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[to]-the
αληθεια
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[to]-truth
αλλα
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but
ευδοκησαντες
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pleasing
τη
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[to]-the
αδικια
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[to]-injustice

2:13 Now we should always thank God for you, sisters and brothers loved by the Master, because God favored you as the first harvest to come into salvation via the Holy Spirit, in true faith.

δε
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yet
οφειλομεν
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we-are-obligated
ευχαριστειν
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to-thank
τω
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[to]-the
θεω
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[to]-God
παντοτε
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always
περι
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about
αδελφοι
G80
siblings
ηγαπημενοι
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having-been-loved
κυριου
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[of]-master
θεος
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God
απαρχην
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first-product
εἱς
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one
σωτηριαν
G4991
salvation
εν
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in
πνευματος
G4151
[of]-breath
και
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and
πιστει
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[to]-trust
αληθειας
G225
[of]-truth

2:14 And he called you through our Gospel so you would obtain the favor of our Master Jesus the Anointed.

εἱς
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one
και
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and
εκαλεσεν
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called
δια
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through
του
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[of]-the
ευαγγελιου
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[of]-good-news
εἱς
G1520
one
περιποιησιν
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purchase
δοξης
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[of]-honor
του
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[of]-the
κυριου
G2962
[of]-master
ιησου
G2424
[of]-Jesus
χριστου
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[of]-anointed

2:15 So then, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold to the traditions you were taught, whether by word or letter from us.

αρα
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consequently
ουν
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then
αδελφοι
G80
siblings
στηκετε
G4739
yous-stand-firm!
και
G2532
and
κρατειτε
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yous-are-forcefully-retaining
τας
G3588
those
παραδοσεις
G3862
traditions
εδιδαχθητε
G1321
yous-were-taught
ειτε
G1535
if-also
δια
G1223
through
λογου
G3056
[of]-saying
ειτε
G1535
if-also
επιστολης
G1992
[of]-letter

2:16 Now may our Master Jesus the Anointed himself, and our God and Father who loves us and graciously gives us eternal comfort and a good hope,

αυτος
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him/her/it-self
δε
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yet
κυριος
G2962
master
ιησους
G2424
Jesus
χριστος
G5547
anointed
και
G2532
and
θεος
G2316
God
πατηρ
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father
αγαπησας
G25
loving
και
G2532
and
δους
G1325
giving
παρακλησιν
G3874
advocacy
αιωνιαν
G166
age-long
και
G2532
and
ελπιδα
G1680
hope
αγαθην
G18
good
εν
G1722
in
χαριτι
G5485
[to]-favor

2:17 soothe your hearts and set you firmly in every good action and word.

παρακαλεσαι
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to-advocate
τας
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those
καρδιας
G2588
[of]-heart
και
G2532
and
στηριξαι
G4741
to-reinforce
εν
G1722
in
παντι
G3956
[to]-every
εργω
G2041
[to]-action
και
G2532
and
λογω
G3056
[to]-saying
αγαθω
G18
[to]-good