Philippians 1:5

“For your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For your felowship in the Gospel from the first day vntill now;
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

in view of your participation in the gospel from the first day until now.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for your fellowship in furtherance of the gospel from the first day until now;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because of your help in giving the good news from the first day till now;
- Basic English Bible

because of your fellowship with the gospel, from the first day until now;
- Darby Bible

For your fellowship in the gospel from the first day until now;
- Webster's Bible

I thank my God, I say, for your cooperation in spreading the Good News, from the time it first came to you even until now.
- Weymouth Bible

for your partnership in furtherance of the Good News from the first day until now;
- World English Bible

make a bisechyng on youre comynyng in the gospel of Crist, fro the firste day til nowe;
- Wycliffe Bible

for your contribution to the good news from the first day till now,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 1:5


1:5 The sense is, I thank God for your fellowship with us in all the blessings of the gospel, which I have done from the first day of your receiving it until now.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 1:5


Php 1:5 For your fellowship in the gospel. "For your fellowship in furtherance of the gospel" (Revised Version). He is thankful and full of joy that from the first they had constantly sympathized with him and aided in extending the gospel. It was a really missionary church. From the first day until now. See Php 2:25 4:10,18 for illustrations.

Discussion for Philippians 1

  • Mark R
    I believe the Apostle Paul is telling his readers to never retire in the faith. Always preach the Gospel in some sort of way that reflects the love of Jesus Christ. We as Christians should never put down our tools of faith that God has given to us. We should remain focus on the call that God has ordained us to have. The easy chair and house coat Christian need not apply in this letter!
  • Edna
    Phil 1/27 Walk eworthly of the gospel of Christ,there is no peace without Grace.also unity in the spirit in Love Be of good courage we will be afflicted but Jesus never leaves us Always remembering all things works together for our good according to Our Lord. My Brothers and sister in Christ let live it talk the walk and prise Lord Savoir and King of Kings
  • Ray321
    Philippians 1:17 But the other of love, knowing that I am set for the defence of the gospel. Apostle Paul will defend his gospel that Jesus reveal to him.
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 6:27 LABOR NOT FOR THAT MEAT WHICH PERISHETH BUT FOR THAT MEAT WHICH ENDURETH UNTO EVERLASTING LIFE WHICH THE SON OF MAN SHALL GIVE UNTO YOU FOR HIM HATH GOD THE FATHER SEALED 2 TIMOTHY 2:19 NEVERTHELESS THE FOUNDATION OF GOD STANDETH SURE HAVING THIS SEAL THE LORD KNOWETH THEM THAT ARE HIS AND LET EVERYONE THAT NAMETH THE NAME OF CHRIST DEPART FROM INIQUITY
  • Ray321
    Ephesians 1:13 13 In whom ye also trusted, after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise. We must BELIEVE gospel of Salvation 1 Corinthians 15:1-4 and be saved and God will sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise. Amen
  • A disciple
    There are plenty of examples in the New Testament about the need to continue in the grace of God and the need to hold fast that which we have that we lose not the things we have wrought. Look at Ephesus for example; first and chief of the seven chosen from Asia: yet with all their great success they were in danger of their Candlestick being removed out of its place for forgetting their First Love!

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