Colossians 4:18



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand Remember my imprisonment Grace be with you.

King James Version

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

International Standard Version

This greeting is written with my own signature "Paul." Remember that I remain imprisoned. May grace be with you! Amen.

A Conservative Version

The salutation of Paul by my hand. Remember my bonds. Grace is with you. Truly.

American Standard Version

The salutation of me Paul with mine own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

Amplified

I, Paul, [add this final] greeting, writing with my own hand. Remember I am still in prison and in chains. May grace (God's unmerited favor and blessing) be with you! Amen (so be it).

An Understandable Version

This greeting [is being written] by me, Paul, in my own handwriting. Remember my imprisonment. [Note: This was probably a request for them to pray for him]. May God's favor be with you.

Anderson New Testament

The salutation of me, Paul, with my own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Bible in Basic English

I, Paul, give you this word of love in my handwriting. Keep in memory that I am a prisoner. Grace be with you.

Common New Testament

I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. Remember my chains. Grace be with you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

have received from the Lord. I Paul salute you, and this salutation I write with my own hand. remember my bonds. grace be with you. AMEN.

Darby Translation

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

Godbey New Testament

Salutation of me Paul with my own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

Goodspeed New Testament

This farewell is in my own hand, from Paul. Remember that I am in prison. God bless you.

Holman Bible

This greeting is in my own hand-Paul. Remember my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

John Wesley New Testament

The salutation of me Paul by my own hand. Be mindful of my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Julia Smith Translation

The greeting of Paul by my hand. Remember my bonds. Grace with you. Amen.

King James 2000

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The greeting [is] by my hand, Paul's. Remember my {imprisonment}. Grace [be] with you.

Modern King James verseion

The salutation of Paul, by my own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The salutation by the hand of me, Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you, Amen. {Sent from Rome by Tychicus and Onesimus.}

Moffatt New Testament

This salutation is in my own hand, from Paul. 'Remember I am in prison. Grace be with you.'

Montgomery New Testament

I, Paul, add this farewell in my own handwriting. Do not forget these chains of mine. Grace be with you.

NET Bible

I, Paul, write this greeting by my own hand. Remember my chains. Grace be with you.

New Heart English Bible

The salutation of me, Paul, with my own hand: remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

New simplified Bible

I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand. Remember my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

Noyes New Testament

The salutation by the hand of me, Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

Sawyer New Testament

The salutation with my hand, Paul's. Remember my bonds. The grace be with you.

The Emphasized Bible

The salutation of me Paul, with my own hand: - keep in mind my bonds. Favour be with you!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

The salutation of Paul with mine own hand. Remember my chains. Grace be with you. Amen.

Twentieth Century New Testament

I, Paul, add this greeting in my own handwriting. Remember these chains of mine. God's blessing be with you.

Webster

The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Weymouth New Testament

I Paul add with my own hand this final greeting. Be mindful of me in my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

Williams New Testament

This farewell greeting is in my own hand, from Paul. Remember that I am still a prisoner. Spiritual blessing be with you.

World English Bible

The salutation of me, Paul, with my own hand: remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Worrell New Testament

The salutation, with my hand, of Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.

Worsley New Testament

The salutation of me Paul, with my own hand. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you. Amen.

Youngs Literal Translation

The salutation by the hand of me, Paul; remember my bonds; the grace is with you. Amen.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἀσπασμός 
Aspasmos 
Usage: 6

by the hand
χείρ 
Cheir 
hand , not tr
Usage: 149

of me
ἐμός 
Emos 
my , mine , mine own , of me , I
Usage: 25

Παῦλος 
Paulos 
Usage: 162

μνημονεύω 
Mnemoneuo 
Usage: 13

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my , me , mine , I , mine own
Usage: 313

δεσμόν δεσμός 
Desmon 
Usage: 19

χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

be with
μετά 
meta 
with , after , among , hereafter , afterward , against , not tr ,
Usage: 346

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 371

Context Readings

Final Greeting And Benediction

17 Say to Archippus, "Take heed to the ministry which you have received in the Lord, that you may fulfill it." 18 I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand Remember my imprisonment Grace be with you.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 16:21

The greeting is in my own hand--Paul.

1 Timothy 6:21

which some have professed and thus gone astray from the faith Grace be with you.

2 Timothy 4:22

The Lord be with your spirit Grace be with you.

Hebrews 13:3

Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.

Hebrews 13:25

Grace be with you all.

Titus 3:15

All who are with me greet you Greet those who love us in the faith Grace be with you all.

Romans 16:20

The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.

Romans 16:23

Gaius, host to me and to the whole church, greets you Erastus, the city treasurer greets you, and Quartus, the brother.

2 Corinthians 13:14

The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit, be with you all.

Philippians 1:7

For it is only right for me to feel this way about you all, because I have you in my heart, since both in my imprisonment and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, you all are partakers of grace with me.

Colossians 4:3

praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned;

2 Thessalonians 3:17

I, Paul, write this greeting with my own hand, and this is a distinguishing mark in every letter; this is the way I write.

2 Timothy 1:8

Therefore do not be ashamed of the testimony of our Lord or of me His prisoner, but join with me in suffering for the gospel according to the power of God,



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