Paul is asking Philemon to forgive and take back his runaway slave Onesimus since Philemon has been forgiven by God.
New Testament, Church history, Epistle, forgiveness
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Philemon 1:3-6 ; Philemon 1:16-18;
Ministers; Future Seminarians
Miesner, Donald, "008d. Philemon" (2009). NT Content & History. 38.