Apr 11, 2010. Philippians 1:9-11 Prayer for Discerning Love; JOHN PIPER. The great Bible teacher, John MacArthur, told the story of how recently his sister died of cancer, and went to be with the Lord. See Philippians 1:22-25 (printed below) But if I continue to live in the body, this will mean fruitful labor for me, so I do not know what I shall choose. Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. Is it what you would expect? 1-2) and Paul’s prayer for the Philippians (vv. Paul next rehearses his blessings, that is, the benefits that have resulted from his imprisonment. I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel, so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and to all the rest that my imprisonment is for Christ. It is “will” with determination. Paul begins by telling us one reason he wrote, “I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel.” Here Paul reveals his top priority is not himself, but the gospel. I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel, so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and to all the rest that my imprisonment is for Christ. 1 Paul and Timothy, servants 1 of Christ Jesus, To all the a saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the b overseers 2 and c deacons: 3. He had been falsely accused, and had been constrained to appeal to Caesar, and had been taken to Rome as a prisoner; Acts 25-28. As a *Roman *colony, itscitizens possessed the same rights and laws as those who lived in Italy. (30) You are experiencing the same opposition that you saw happening to me and now hear is happening to me. Commentary on the epistle to the Philippians (1890) A W PINK. Philippians 1 Paul and Timothy say ‘Hello’ 1 Paul and Timothy write this letter to you. read • grade level: 8. The Apostle Paul wrote these lines during his imprisonment in Rome, probably some time between 61 and 63 C.E. And to these he answers, that God has blessed his imprisonment in such a way, that he has by that means become more famous, and the dignity of the Gospel by this occasion is greatly enlarged, although not all men are happy with it, yet it has enlarged indeed. The Philippians were extremely giving towards Paul, both when he was with them (Acts 16:15, 16:32-34) and when he was apart from them (2 Corinthians 8:1-7, 9:1-4, and 11:9). rather—so far is my imprisonment from hindering the Gospel. %%EOF Nov 16, 1997. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Philippians 1:12-30. (Philippians Commentary) I want speaks of a desire that has purpose and intention back of it. b. These brothers and sisters had seen Paul’s ability to endure his situation and they had seen the grace that God had given him. Philippians 1:12­-26 Leader's Guide Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Bible Study, Paul, Philippians, Leadership; Back to Main Study. Thanksgiving and Prayer. One of the last times John saw his sister was at the hospital. But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things. And most of the brothers, having become confident in the Lord by my imprisonment, are much more bold to speak the word without fear. Paul’s Chains Advance the Gospel. 12 Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel. h�b```� Study the bible online using commentary on Philippians 1 and more! We are writing to all of you. In this lab, Pastor John revels in the fact that although bullets can stop pastors and shackles can stop missionaries, nothing can stop the gospel. During the course of conversation, one of them men boasted that he could correctly guess the occupations of the others solely by his observations of them. Home >> Bible Studies >> Philippians Studies >> Philippians 2:12-20 These small group studies of Philippians contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, and applications. John Piper Apr 11, 2010 2 Shares Sermon. The *emperor Augustus allowed retired soldiers to live thereafter they had supported him in a battle in 31 *BC. The lectionary passage Philippians 1:21–30 starts with an impressive statement about life and death. Philippians 3 : 7/6/20 . 214 0 obj <> endobj There is an old joke about four men in England that were all seated in the same booth on a train. For the furtherance of the Gospel rather than, as might have been expected, for its hindrance. Philippians 1:12-18 from “An Expanded Paraphrase of the Epistles of Paul” by F.F. As a result, it has become clear throughout the whole palace guard and to everyone else that I am in chains for Christ. The Inner Essence of Worship. We are servants of Christ Jesus. 17/5/20 ; What humility achieves . Summary. "My business is happened.". Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Philippians 2:1-13 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: To understand the beginning of chapter 2, we need to look first at chapter 1. 13 As a result, it has become clear throughout the whole palace guard[ b] and to everyone else that I am in chains for Christ. This specific situation is important to understand our text. Philippians 3 ; 7/6/20 . You belong to God because you are united with Christ Jesus. Remember that the Philippian Christians were most likely Gentile converts, they were not Jewish. We are servants of Christ Jesus. Motyer, J.A. This … have fallen out rather unto the furtherance, of the gospel; so that my bonds in Christ, εν Κυριω πεποιθοτας τοις δεσμοις μοÏ. An absorbing purpose which bends all circumstances to its service and values them only as instruments. Paul’s Prayer for the Philippians. 1-2) and Paul’s prayer for the Philippians (vv. He says that they “have always obeyed.” And they have obeyed whether not Paul was physically present with them. John Piper That the things which happened unto me - St. Paul was at this time a prisoner at Rome, and it appears probable that he had already been called to make a defense for himself, and to vindicate the doctrines of the Gospel; and this he had been enabled to do in such a manner that the honor of the Gospel had been greatly promoted by it. He is in prison­­­, but assures the Philippian Christians that his … Paul points out to the Philippians that his imprisonment has encouraged many Christian brothers and sisters to be more courageous and fearless in speaking the Word of God. 1 Corinthians 5:1-13, Philippians 1:12-30, Hebrews 12:14-29, Revelation 6:1-17, Revelation 21:1-27, Revelation 22:7-21. Introduction. have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the Gospel. endstream endobj 215 0 obj <. Philippians 1:1-8 God Finishes What He Starts The Inner Essence of Worship. 234 0 obj <>stream The point is not that Paul’s model in Philippians 1:3-11 says everything there is to say about discipleship. OVERVIEW ; In verses 1-11 of chapter one, Paul has outlined his partnership with the Philippian church, explaining that it is empowered by God’s initiative and enabling (1:6). Open your Bible, if you will, to Philippians chapter 1. 13 As a result, it has become clear throughout the whole palace guard and to everyone else that I am in chains for Christ. Letter of Joy. Hilda Bright. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:12-30 ESV. Posted on November 3, 2015 by dkoop. Summarize Paul’s situation. Philippians (Baker Exegetical Commentary) - 2 - STUDY TWO . b. γινώσκειν, to know) The churches may have been prepossessed with contrary rumours [which the apostle wishes to counteract].— μᾶλλον, rather) So far from my bonds having been injurious.— εἰς, into) Faith takes in a favourable light all that is adverse, Philippians 1:19; Philippians 1:28, ch. A study of the Epistle of St. Paul to the Philippian Church, in Philippi. Philippians 1:12-30. A Commentary on the Belgic Confession. 1. Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 11:24AM. Adam Clarke Commentary. Verse 26 does not mean that the Philippians would exalt Paul. The magnetism or contagion of enthusiasm. the things which happened unto me—Greek, "the things concerning me." See Philippians 1:29-30 (printed below) …it has been graciously granted to you, for Christ’s sake, not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for him. The apostle's sufferings and bonds were for the confirmation and defence of the Gospel. Paul always declared his Christian faith from the very start. Philippians Greeting. Instead of being squelched, the Message has actually prospered. � 0*�������������ܑ���Cʩ�!���S�$Y �nYN�^�ϸ��Qd���D� �+4� The lectionary passage Philippians 1:21–30 starts with an impressive statement about life and death. We are writing to all of you. Paul is confined to house arrest in Rome. Motyer, J.A. The Philippians probably had feared that his imprisonment would hinder the spread of the Gospel; he therefore removes this fear. Pauland Silas, with Timothy and Luke, established the church there after theycrossed from Asia into Europe (Acts 16:12-40). Paul describes two ways that the gospel has advanced. John Piper Nov 16, 1997 339 Shares Conference Message. This includes the leaders and the deacons in the church there. It should read, “So that your reason for boasting [or, exulting] may abound in Christ Jesus in connection with me through my coming to you.” Paul means that if their prayers are answered by Paul being released so that he can be with them, they will boast in Christ, not in Paul. Joy in the Advancing Gospel (1:12-18) Notice that Paul says that his imprisonment has turned out for good because his suffering has served to advance the gospel. But, his thanksgiving and prayer for these Christians is a model for us to follow when helping other Christians. It’s an old joke around my house that my favorite Bible text is the one I’m working on, but honestly, Philippians really IS a personal favorite. Philippians 1:12–30 Paul’s Chains Advance the Gospel 12 Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters, b that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel. Philippians 1:12-30 . The metaphor is uncertain, but is supposed to be that of pioneers cutting (κόπτω) a way before (πρό) an army, and so furthering its march. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on Paul’s Letter to the Philippians. That is the mark of true obedience. Endnote [1] There is a lot of debate as to whether Paul was imprisoned in Rome, or elsewhere, when he wrote this letter to the Philippians. Philippians 1:12-30 The Message (MSG) They Can’t Imprison the Message 12-14 I want to report to you, friends, that my imprisonment here has had the opposite of its intended effect. 3 I thank my God every time I remember you, 4 constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, 5 because of your sharing in the gospel from the first day until now. Luke described the city called Philippi as a *Roman ‘*colony’(Acts 16:12). Literally, "have come." John Piper Nov 16, 1997 339 Shares Conference Message. 12 But I wish you to know We all know from our own experience, how much the flesh is wont to be offended by the abasement of the cross. The Message of Philippians (Bible Speaks Today) Silva, M. Philippians (Baker Exegetical Commentary) - 2 - STUDY TWO . Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Philippians 1:21-30. Commentary on Philippians 1:3-11 View Bible Text The opening comments and introduction in Paul’s letters often give us an insight into something of the key aspects of what will follow in the letter as a whole, but also an insight into the life of the church to whom the letter is written and their relationship with Paul. 31/5/20 : Pressing on . The Philippians were extremely giving towards Paul, both when he was with them (Acts 16:15, 16:32-34) and when he was apart from them (2 Corinthians 8:1-7, 9:1-4, and 11:9). The opposite is expressed by ἐγκόπτω to cut into; hence to throw obstacles in the way, hinder. 1. God at work in you : Philippians 2:12-30 . We have seen that his attitude was one of joy and confidence 3. III. 3 Ways to Enjoy the People in Your Life → Life Application Commentary – Philippians 1: 1-11. See on 1 Peter 3:7. Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Bible Commentary. They talked very candidly abou . Summary. The Apostle Paul wrote these lines during his imprisonment in Rome, probably some time between 61 and 63 C.E. Faith takes in a favorable light even what seems adverse [Bengel] (Php 1:19, 28; Php 2:17). www.easyenglish.bible. Up to this point in his epistle, Paul has been informing the church at Philippi concerning his situation 2. Finding contentment : Philippians 4 . �Na�� G�����;|� G8�jN�Z TĨ�fiz�E�#K�w\�;�W�k����T��';:2@�����0$8�i. 13 Cf. Certainly not. Note also John Reumann in his Philippians: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary, who likewise thinks the translation should be one, “…who decides not to take advantage of his position…” (Reumann, 367). Browse Sermons on Philippians 1:12-30. Explore – Read 1:11­-18a . rather—so far is my imprisonment from hindering the Gospel. Philippians 1:12-30 - NIV: Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters, that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel. Notes on the Canons of Dort (Introduction) ... "To Live is Christ" -- Philippians 1:12-30. Making request for you all: Paul prayed for the Philippians and he did so with joy. A word list at the end explains words with a *star by them. Scripture: Philippians 1:12–30. The Gospel, though it is good news and glad tidings of peace, pardon, righteousness, and salvation by Christ; yet is very disagreeable to carnal men, they are enemies to it; and do all they can to stop its progress, to shut the open door of it, and hinder its course by speaking reproachfully of it, and writing against it, and especially by persecuting its professors, and particularly its ministers; which oftentimes proves rather a furtherance than an hinderance of it; for hereby the Gospel, like gold and silver tried in the fire, shines out the more brightly, with more lustre and glory, and has the greater influence on the minds of men; persecution in one place has often been the means of carrying and spreading the Gospel in many others; see Acts 8:1; and has been God's ordinance for the conversion of multitudes of souls, where it has been the fiercest and hottest; insomuch that it became a common saying in primitive times, that the blood of the martyrs was the seed of the church; and hereby also the Gospel has been confirmed, and they that have embraced it have been the more established in it. Philippians 1:12-30. In 1:12-26, Paul describes his own situation. It’s an old joke around my house that my favorite Bible text is the one I’m working on, but honestly, Philippians really IS a personal favorite. Try it free for 30 days. I have the desire to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better; (24) but for your sake it is more necessary for me to remain in the body. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on Philippians 1:12-30. We are writing to you, God's own people who live in Philippi. %PDF-1.5 %���� We and the other users of the Uniform Series are studying Philippians 1:12-21 for Sunday, January 20 – the first week of a three-week focus on Philippians, as a matter of fact. Philippians 1:30. In Philippians 2:14-17 we see just such a passage. Scripture: Philippians 1:18–24. In 1:12-26, Paul describes his own situation. That the things which happened unto me - The accusations against him, and his imprisonment at Rome. h�bbd``b`z$g�u ��b�$�A�WHpE�$o ��H�-c`bdH�q�� �@ Philippians 1 Commentary; J C PHILPOT. Finding contentment ; Philippians 4 . Philippians 1:1-11; Philippians 1:12-30; PETER PETT. Philippians 1:12-30 ESV. Philippians 2:1-11 ; 24/5/20 . 226 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[<813D02BB1044F048A410CE77F238E505>]/Index[214 21]/Info 213 0 R/Length 71/Prev 600478/Root 215 0 R/Size 235/Type/XRef/W[1 2 1]>>stream The furtherance - The increase, the promotion of the gospel. Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Philippians 1:12­-26 Study Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Philippians 1, Bible Study, Paul; Leader's Guide. This morning it’s our privilege again to return to a new study for us, the study of Paul’s epistle to the Philippians. However, we observed in the planting of the church in Acts 16, that many of the first Philippian Christians were … The opening comments and introduction in Paul’s letters often give us an insight into something of the key aspects of what will follow in the letter as a whole, but also an insight into the life of the church to whom the letter is written and their relationship with Paul. Have fallen out - Have resulted in. Summarize Paul’s situation. The prayer is ended. (2) it was possible that they might hear unfounded rumors about the manner of his treatment, and he wished that they should understand the exact truth. Commentary on Philippians 1:12-20 (Read Philippians 1:12-20) The apostle was a prisoner at Rome; and to take off the offence of the cross, he shows the wisdom and goodness of God in his sufferings. Philippians 1:16 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Philippians 1:16, NIV: "The latter do so out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel." 1:27-30 Those who profess the gospel of Christ, should live as becomes those who believe gospel truths, submit to gospel laws, and depend upon gospel promises. 12. understand—Greek, "know." However, we observed in the planting of the church in Acts 16, that many of the first Philippian Christians were “God-fearers” before they heard the gospel. Making request for you all : Paul prayed for the Philippians and he did so with joy . 0 Learn more today! We have seen the expectation and hope of the apostle that in nothing he should be ashamed but in all boldness, as always, now also Christ should be magnified in his body whether by life or by death. John Piper Apr 25, 1993 42 Shares Sermon. You belong to God because you are united with Christ Jesus. What stands out to you about people’s reaction to his imprisonment? Galatians 5:7. We and the other users of the Uniform Series are studying Philippians 1:12-21 for Sunday, January 20 – the first week of a three-week focus on Philippians, as a matter of fact. His difficult Thomas Coke Commentary on the Holy Bible. Philippians 1:19-30 Inductive Bible Study – Commentary and Discussion Questions for Small Groups Outline : I. Paul expected to be delivered one way or another from his bondage (19-20) Philippians 1:21‑30 • 10 min. i. 2 d Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. New International Version Update. Philippians 1:12–30 Paul’s Chains Advance the Gospel 12 Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters, b that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel. Recorded at the Bible Lessons International studio. Philippians 1:12-18. Only here, Philippians 1:25, and 1 Timothy 4:15. Scripture: Philippians 1:18–24. Remember that the Philippian Christians were most likely Gentile converts, they were not Jewish. 2 d Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. (1) They were tenderly attached to him, and would feel an interest in all that pertained to him. Philippians Greeting. Questions for Discussion and Thinking Further follow the verse-by- verse International Bible Lesson Commentary.Study Hints for Discussion and Thinking Further will help with class preparation and II. He is in prison­­­, but assures the Philippian Christians that his … In Philippians 2:14-17 we see just such a passage. The Third in a Series of Sermons on Paul's Letter to the Philippians. Answer: Follow the example of Paul as recorded in Philippians 1:3-11. WHATEVER HAPPENS | PHILIPPIANS 1:12-30 . endstream endobj startxref Tyndale. The Inner Essence of Worship. John Piper Apr 25, 1993 42 Shares Sermon. Philippians 1:12­-26 Study Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Philippians 1, Bible Study, Paul; Leader's Guide. that the things which happened unto me; by which he intends, not anything done by him, or his labour in the ministry, which had been greatly succeeded for the spread of the Gospel; as the Syriac version suggests, rendering the phrase, , "that my work makes more abundant progress in the Gospel": but his sufferings on account of the Gospel, which though said to happen, were not things of chance but of appointment; for as all the sufferings of Christ the head, were by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, so are those of all the members of his mystical body, and of his ministers who are appointed to these things, and they for them; of which Christ has given previous notice, so that they do not come unexpected, but are looked for by them; nor are they over distressed with them, being supported with the presence, Spirit, grace, and favour of God; hence they can rejoice in them, in hope of the glory of God; and as the afflictions of Gospel ministers, the quality and quantity of them, are fixed and settled by divine appointment, and which accordingly come upon them, so the use of them is also determined, and which have their sure and certain effect as the apostle's had; for the very things by which men designed to have hindered the spread of the Gospel, he says. 31/5/20 ; Pressing on . ← Philippians 1:1-11 Commentary. Read Philippians 1 commentary using Matthew Henry Commentary on the Whole Bible (Complete). RESOURCES. But I would ye should understand, brethren: that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel; But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers. Philippians 1 Paul and Timothy say ‘Hello’ 1 Paul and Timothy write this letter to you. "THE EPISTLE TO THE PHILIPPIANS" Conduct Worthy Of The Gospel (1:27-30) INTRODUCTION 1. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Philippians 2:1-13 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: To understand the beginning of chapter 2, we need to look first at chapter 1. His eye was thus on … (30) You are experiencing the same opposition that you saw happening to me and now hear is happening to me. RESOURCES. Scripture: Philippians 1:18–24. 12 Now I want you to know, brothers and sisters,[ a] that what has happened to me has actually served to advance the gospel. He suffered from false friends, as well as from enemies. 1 Paul and Timothy, servants 1 of Christ Jesus, To all the a saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the b overseers 2 and c deacons: 3. Ephesians 6 Philippians 2 ... An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the Believer's Bible Commentary and the Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV) - is just a step away! 6 I am confident of this, that the one who began a good work among you will bring it to completion by the day of Jesus Christ. What stands out to you about people’s reaction to his imprisonment? Browse Sermons on Philippians 1:12-30. Words in boxes are from the Bible. Bruce (1981). The pattern of ancient letters was for the writer to first identify himself or herself (as opposed to letters today that are signed at the end). Thanksgiving and Prayer EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: The first eleven verses of this chapter constitute the salutation (vv. With this in mind, read Philippians 1:12-26 and listen to what Paul says about his circumstances. A prison letter, it contains a Christological hymn about Christ's humility and exaltation, a glimpse into Paul's passion to know Christ, and a reflection on prayer and the peace it brings in the midst of stress, conflict, and opponents. God at work in you ; Philippians 2:12-30 . (4) He prevents the offence that might come by his persecution, by which different ones took occasion to disgrace his apostleship. This arrest and imprisonment would seem to have been against his success as a preacher; but he now says that the contrary had been the fact. Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Philippians 1:12­-26 Leader's Guide Philippians – A Life Worthy of the Gospel Bible Study, Paul, Philippians, Leadership; Back to Main Study. Philippians Selected Verses - Phil 1:9, 10, 27, 29; J B GOUGH PIDGE. Philippians 1:19-30 Inductive Bible Study – Commentary and Discussion Questions for Small Groups Outline : I. Paul expected to be delivered one way or another from his bondage (19-20) Instead of being a hindrance, they have been rather an advantage. EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: The first eleven verses of this chapter constitute the salutation (vv. Philippians 1:12-30 : 17/5/20 What humility achieves Philippians 2:1-11 24/5/20 . Philippians 1:12-26 lesson by Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics (Bible interpretation). The Philippians obeyed – In verse 12, Paul gives quite the compliment to the Philippians. These things made him known, where he would never have otherwise been known; and led some to inquire after the gospel. The original word conversation denotes the conduct of citizens who seek the credit, safety, peace, and prosperity of their city. Motivation for Ministry – Philippians 1:15-18. The Message of Philippians (Bible Speaks Today) Silva, M. Philippians (Baker Exegetical Commentary) - 2 - STUDY THREE . Paul visited Philippi again onhis third journey (Acts 20:1-6). Part of the JesusWalk Bible Study Series. We are writing to you, God's own people who live in Philippi. The Inner Essence of Worship. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Philippians 1:21-30. We now turn from Paul’s prayer for the Philippians to Paul’s attitude about being jailed (Philippians 1:12-24). She was suffering terribly. Philippians 1:12-21 New International Version January 20, 2019 The International Bible Lesson (Uniform Sunday School Lessons Series) for Sunday, January 20, is from Philippians 1:12-21. (Philippians 1:29-30) the things which happened unto me—Greek, "the things concerning me.". The Noble Army of the Martyrs Praise Thee. Scripture: Philippians 1:12–30. Philippians 1:12-30. The wide tolerance of such enthusiasm. I. This commentary has been through Advanced Checking.. See Philippians 1:29-30 (printed below) …it has been graciously granted to you, for Christ’s sake, not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for him. Philippians 1:16, ESV: "The latter do it out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel." Home × Home; Bible. 14 And because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord and dare all the more to proclaim the gospel without fear. Apr 11, 2010. Nov 16, 1997. Explore – Read 1:11­-18a . The desire came after mature consideration. (23) I am torn between the two. May 23, 1993. Scripture: Philippians 1:18–24. Read Introduction to Philippians “But I want you to know, brethren, that the things which happened to me have actually turned out for the furtherance of the gospel,”. 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