1-2 Ooo, be subject to the authorities and don't slander… we who oppose BN have to keep this in mind lest our zeal for democracy causes us to sin. I know I've sinned in this manner many times.
3-7 We started out in the evil camp, but the grace and kindness of God have given us a new life.
8-11 Reminder to eschew foolish quarrels.
12-15 Personal notes, similar to the letters to Timothy.