4 For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope.
4 For (A)whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the [a]patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope.
4 For (A)whatever was written in earlier times was written for our instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
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