“Be careful for nothing”

PHILIPPIANS 4:6

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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Do not be anxious about anything this verse tells us. Instead, pray earnestly and humbly, thanking God.

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Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.

— Philippians 4:6

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Be careful μεριμνᾶτε To be anxious about G3309
for nothing; μηδὲν Not even one (man, woman, thing) G3367

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