To the Church in Laodicea
37 Then Pilate said to him, “So you are a king?” Jesus answered, f“You say that I am a king. gFor this purpose I was born and for this purpose hI have come into the world—ito bear witness to the truth. jEveryone who is kof the truth llistens to my voice.”
13 “‘I know where you dwell, fwhere Satan’s throne is. Yet you hold fast my name, and you did not gdeny my faith1 even in the days of Antipas hmy faithful witness, who was killed among you, where Satan dwells.
37 Like sthe moon it shall be established forever,
ta faithful witness in the skies.” Selah
4 kBehold, I made him a witness to the peoples,
la leader and commander for the peoples.