Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Philippians 2:16 in English Standard Version "holding fast to the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I may be proud that I did not run in vain or labor in vain." Ac 5:20 “Go and stand in the temple and speak to the people all the words of this Life.” 1Co 1:8 who will sustain you to the end, guiltless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2Co 1:14 just as you did partially understand us—that on the day of our Lord Jesus you will boast of us as we will boast of you. Ga 2:2 I went up because of a revelation and set before them (though privately before those who seemed influential) the gospel that I proclaim among the Gentiles, in order to make sure I was not running or had not run in vain. Ga 4:11 I am afraid I may have labored over you in vain. 1Th 3:5 For this reason, when I could bear it no longer, I sent to learn about your faith, for fear that somehow the tempter had tempted you and our labor would be in vain.