2 Thessalonians 2:15-17
2:15 Therefore, brothers and sisters, 1 stand firm and hold on to the traditions that we taught you, whether by speech or by letter. 2
2:16 Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by grace gave us eternal comfort and good hope,
2:17 encourage your hearts and strengthen you 3 in every good thing you do or say. 4
1 tn Grk “brothers.” See note on the phrase “brothers and sisters” in 1:3.
2 tn Grk “that you were taught whether by word or by letter of ours.”
3 tn Grk simply “strengthen,” with the object understood from the preceding.
4 tn Grk “every good work and word.”