ESV Reformation Study Bible – Phil 1:14
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Phil 1:14

1:14 brothers. Paul uses this term to address both men and women.

in the Lord. This important Pauline phrase points to the believer’s union with Christ and to the divine resources available through Christ to those united with Him (4:13). The phrase occurs nine times in Philippians (counting 2:19). By means of Paul’s imprisonment, the Lord strengthens and encourages the Christians to proclaim the gospel fearlessly.