Philippians 1:3-11

Study of the nature of intercessory prayer, and the Holy Spirit’s work of sanctification of disciples of Jesus Christ.

Philippians 1:1-2

Examines Paul’s greeting in Philippians, including a discussion of the Greek word δοῦλος doulos usually translated “bondservant” but really meaning “slave.”

Introduction to Philippians

Philippians title page

Location and history of ancient Philippi. Acts 15-16 account of Paul’s second missionary journey and the founding of the Philippian church.