Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Remain alert. Keep standing firm in your faith. Keep on being courageous and strong.

New American Standard Bible

Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.

King James Version

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

Holman Bible

Be alert, stand firm in the faith, act like a man, be strong.

A Conservative Version

Watch ye, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.

American Standard Version

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong.

Amplified

Be alert and on your guard; stand firm in your faith ( your conviction respecting man's relationship to God and divine things, keeping the trust and holy fervor born of faith and a part of it). Act like men and be courageous; grow in strength!

An Understandable Version

You people should be alert; stand firm in the faith; act like [godly] men; be [spiritually] strong.

Anderson New Testament

Be watchful, stand fast in the faith, be men, be resolute.

Bible in Basic English

Be on the watch, unmoved in the faith, and be strong like men.

Common New Testament

Be on the your guard, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Be upon the watch, stand firm in the faith, behave your selves like men of fortitude:

Darby Translation

Be vigilant; stand fast in the faith; quit yourselves like men; be strong.

Godbey New Testament

Watch, stand in the faith, be men, be strong.

Goodspeed New Testament

Be on the watch. Stand firm in your faith. Act like men. Show yourselves strong.

John Wesley New Testament

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, acquit yourselves like men; be strong.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.

Julia Smith Translation

Watch ye, stand in the faith, be manly, be strengthened..

King James 2000

Watch, stand fast in the faith, be men, be strong.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act courageously, be strong.

Modern King James verseion

Watch! Stand fast in the faith! Be men! Be strong!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, and be strong.

Moffatt New Testament

Watch, stand firm in the faith, play the man, be strong!

Montgomery New Testament

Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, be manly, be strong.

NET Bible

Stay alert, stand firm in the faith, show courage, be strong.

New Heart English Bible

Watch. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong.

Noyes New Testament

Watch, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong;

Sawyer New Testament

Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, be manly, be strong,

The Emphasized Bible

Be on the watch, stand firm in the faith, be men - be strong;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, be manful, be strong.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Be watchful; stand firm in your faith; show yourselves men; be strong.

Webster

Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, acquit yourselves like men, be strong.

Weymouth New Testament

Be on the alert; stand firm in the faith; acquit yourselves like men; be strong.

Williams New Testament

Be always on your guard; stand firm in your faith; keep on acting like men; continue to grow in strength;

World English Bible

Watch! Stand firm in the faith! Be courageous! Be strong!

Worrell New Testament

Watch, stand fast in the faith; be men; be strong.

Worsley New Testament

Be watchful, stand fast in the faith, behave like men, be strong:

Youngs Literal Translation

Watch ye, stand in the faith; be men, be strong;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Watch ye
γρηγορεύω 
Gregoreuo 
Usage: 6

στήκω 
Steko 
Usage: 7

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the faith
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ἀνδρίζομαι 
Andrizomai 
Usage: 1

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Corinthians 16:13

Devotionals containing 1 Corinthians 16:13

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Images 1 Corinthians 16:13

Prayers for 1 Corinthians 16:13

Context Readings

Concluding Exhortations

12 Now concerning our brother Apollos, I strongly urged him to visit you with the other brothers, but he was not inclined to do so just now. However, he will visit you when the time is right. 13 Remain alert. Keep standing firm in your faith. Keep on being courageous and strong. 14 Everything you do should be done lovingly.



Cross References

Galatians 5:1

The Messiah has set us free so that we may enjoy the benefits of freedom. So keep on standing firm in it, and stop putting yourselves under the yoke of slavery again.

1 Samuel 4:9

Philistines, be strong and be men, or you will become slaves to the Hebrews just as they have been slaves to you! Be men and fight!"

Ephesians 6:10

Finally, be strong in the Lord, relying on his mighty strength.

Philippians 1:27

The only thing that matters is that you continue to live as good citizens in a manner worthy of the gospel of the Messiah. Then, whether I come to see you or whether I stay away, I may hear all about you that you are standing firm in one spirit, struggling with one mind for the faith of the gospel,

1 Thessalonians 3:8

For now we can go on living, as long as you continue to stand firm in the Lord.

2 Thessalonians 2:15

So then, brothers, stand firm, and cling to the traditions that you were taught by us, either by word of mouth or by our letter.

Joshua 1:6-7

"Be strong and courageous, because you'll be leading this people to inherit the land that I promised to give their ancestors.

2 Samuel 10:12

Be strong, be courageous on behalf of our people and for the cities of our God, and may the LORD do what he thinks is best."

Philippians 4:1

Therefore, my dear brothers whom I long for, my joy and my victor's crown, this is how you must stand firm in the Lord, dear friends.

Joshua 1:9

I've commanded you, haven't I? Be strong and courageous. Don't be fearful or discouraged, because the LORD your God is with you wherever you go."

Matthew 25:13

So keep on watching, because you don't know the day or the hour."

Mark 13:33-37

Be careful! Watch out! Because you don't know when the time will come.

1 Kings 2:2

"I'm headed down the road that everyone who lives on earth travels, so be strong and demonstrate that you're a grown man

1 Peter 5:8

Be clear-minded and alert. Your opponent, the Devil, is prowling around like a roaring lion, looking for someone to devour.

Joshua 1:18

Anyone who rebels against what you say and doesn't listen to your words regarding everything that you command will be executed. Only be strong and courageous."

1 Chronicles 19:13

Be strong, be courageous on behalf of our people and for the cities of our God, and may the LORD do what he thinks is best."

1 Chronicles 28:10

So keep watching, because the LORD has chosen you to build the Temple of his sanctuary. So be strong, and get to work!"

Psalm 27:14

Wait on the LORD. Be courageous, and he will strengthen your heart. Wait on the LORD! Davidic

Isaiah 35:4

Say to those with anxious hearts, "Be strong, do not be afraid! Here is your God he will bring vengeance, he will bring divine retribution, and he will save you.'

Daniel 10:19

and said, "Don't be afraid, man highly regarded. Be at peace, and be strong.' "As soon as he spoke to me, I gained strength and replied, "Sir, please speak, now that you've strengthened me.'

Daniel 11:32

Through flattery he'll corrupt those who act wickedly toward the covenant, but people who know their God will be strong and take action.

Haggai 2:4

Now be strong, Zerubbabel,' declares the LORD, "and be strong, Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and be strong, all you people of the land,' declares the LORD. "Go to work, because I am with you,' declares the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.

Zechariah 8:9

"This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says: "Be strong so the Temple can be built, you who are now listening to this message spoken by the prophets when the foundation was laid to the Temple of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.

Zechariah 8:13

Furthermore, house of Judah and house of Israel, even though you used to be a curse among the nations, now I will surely save you, and you will be a blessing. Stop being afraid. Instead, grow stronger.'"

Matthew 24:42-44

"So keep on watching, because you don't know on what day your Lord is coming.

Matthew 26:41

All of you must stay awake and pray that you won't be tempted. The spirit is indeed willing, but the body is weak."

Mark 14:37-38

When he went back, he found his disciples asleep. "Simon, are you asleep?" he asked Peter. "You couldn't stay awake for one hour, could you?

Luke 12:35-40

"You must keep your belts fastened and your lamps burning.

Luke 21:36

So be alert at all times, praying that you may have strength to escape all these things that are going to take place and to take your stand in the presence of the Son of Man."

1 Corinthians 9:25-27

Everyone who enters an athletic contest practices self-control in everything. They do it to win a wreath that withers away, but we run to win a prize that never fades.

1 Corinthians 14:20

Brothers, stop being childish in your thinking. Be like infants with respect to evil, but think like adults.

1 Corinthians 15:1-2

Now I'm making known to you, brothers, the gospel that I proclaimed to you, which you accepted, on which you have taken your stand,

1 Corinthians 15:58

Therefore, my dear brothers, be steadfast, unmovable, always excelling in the work of the Lord, because you know that the work that you do for the Lord isn't wasted.

2 Corinthians 1:24

It is not that we are trying to rule over your faith, but rather to work with you for your joy, because you have been standing firm in the faith.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

but he has told me, "My grace is all you need, because my power is perfected in weakness." Therefore, I will most happily boast about my weaknesses, so that the Messiah's power may rest on me.

Ephesians 3:16

I pray that he would give you, according to his glorious riches, strength in your inner being and power through his Spirit,

Ephesians 6:13-18

For this reason, take up the whole armor of God so that you may be able to take a stand whenever evil comes. And when you have done everything you could, you will be able to stand firm.

Philippians 4:13

I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Colossians 1:11-12

You are being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might, so that you might patiently endure everything with joy

Colossians 1:23

However, you must remain firmly established and steadfast in the faith, without being moved from the hope of the gospel that you heard, which has been proclaimed to every creature under heaven and of which I, Paul, have become a servant.

Colossians 4:2

Devote yourselves to prayer. Be alert and thankful when you pray.

Colossians 4:12

Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of the Messiah Jesus, sends you his greetings. He is always wrestling in his prayers for you, so that you may stand mature, completely convinced of the entire will of God.

1 Thessalonians 5:6

Therefore, let's not fall asleep like others do, but let's stay awake and be sober.

1 Timothy 6:12

Fight the good fight for the faith. Keep holding on to eternal life, to which you were called and about which you gave a good testimony in front of many witnesses.

2 Timothy 2:1

As for you, my child, be strong by the grace that is in the Messiah Jesus.

2 Timothy 2:3-5

Join me in suffering like a good soldier of the Messiah Jesus.

2 Timothy 4:5

But you must be clear-headed about everything. Endure suffering. Do the work of an evangelist. Devote yourself completely to your ministry.

2 Timothy 4:7

I have fought the good fight. I have completed the race. I have kept the faith.

Hebrews 11:32-34

And what more should I say? For time would fail me to tell you about Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel, and the prophets.

1 Peter 4:7

Because everything will soon come to an end, be sensible and clear-headed, so you can pray.

Revelation 3:2-3

"I know what you've been doing. You are known for being alive, but you are dead. Be alert, and strengthen the things that are left, which are about to die. I note that your actions are incomplete before my God.

Revelation 16:15

"See, I am coming like a thief. How blessed is the person who remains alert and keeps his clothes on! He won't have to go naked and let others see his shame."

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