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fellowship

  1. With God, consisting in the knowledge of his will (Job 22:21; John 17:3); agreement with his designs (Amos 3:2); mutual affection (Rom. 8:38-39); enjoyment of his presence (Ps. 4:6); conformity to his image (1 John 2:6; 1:6); and participation of his felicity (1 John 1:3-4; Eph. 3:14-21).

  2. Of saints with one another, in duties (Rom. 12:5; 1 Cor. 12:1; 1 Thess. 5:17-18); in ordinances (Hebrews 10:25; Acts 2:46); in grace, love, joy, etc. (Mal. 3:16; 2 Cor. 8:4); mutual interest, spiritual and temporal (Rom. 12:4, 13; Hebrews 13:16); in sufferings (Rom. 15:1-2; Gal. 6:1-2; Rom. 12:15; and in glory (Rev. 7:9).

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