Don’t you remember that when I was with you I used to tell you these things?(A) And now you know what is holding him back,(B) so that he may be revealed at the proper time. For the secret power of lawlessness is already at work; but the one who now holds it back(C) will continue to do so till he is taken out of the way.

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Request for Prayer

As for other matters, brothers and sisters,(A) pray for us(B) that the message of the Lord(C) may spread rapidly and be honored, just as it was with you.(D) And pray that we may be delivered from wicked and evil people,(E) for not everyone has faith. But the Lord is faithful,(F) and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.(G) We have confidence(H) in the Lord that you are doing and will continue to do the things we command. May the Lord direct your hearts(I) into God’s love and Christ’s perseverance.

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