Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Historical background

Outline

Message

Exposition

I. GREETING VV. 1-3

II. THANKSGIVING AND PRAYER FOR PHILEMON VV. 4-7

III. PLEA FOR ONESIMUS VV. 8-21

A. Paul's appeal vv. 8-11

B. Paul's motives vv. 12-16

C. Paul's request v. 17

D. Paul's offer vv. 18-20

E. Paul's confidence v. 21

IV. CONCLUDING MATTERS VV. 22-25

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