Parallel Verses

Amplified

[You should] be exceedingly glad on this account, though now for a little while you may be distressed by trials and suffer temptations,

New American Standard Bible

In this you greatly rejoice, even though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been distressed by various trials,

King James Version

Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations:

Holman Bible

You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to struggle in various trials

International Standard Version

You greatly rejoice in this, even though you have to suffer various kinds of trials for a little while,

A Conservative Version

In which ye greatly rejoice, although made sorrowful in various trials. Since it is now necessary for a little while,

American Standard Version

Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, ye have been put to grief in manifold trials,

An Understandable Version

Because of this you can be very joyous, even though it is necessary for you to have suffered many trials for a little while.

Anderson New Testament

in which you rejoice, though now for a little while, since it is needful, you are in sorrow under various temptations;

Bible in Basic English

You have cause for great joy in this, though it may have been necessary for you to be troubled for a little time, being tested in all sorts of ways,

Common New Testament

In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have to suffer various trials,

Daniel Mace New Testament

This it is that fills you with joy, notwithstanding the various tryals, which still necessarily afflict you,

Darby Translation

Wherein ye exult, for a little while at present, if needed, put to grief by various trials,

Godbey New Testament

In whom you rejoice, if however it is needful, being grieved a little while among manifold temptations: in order

Goodspeed New Testament

Rejoice over this, although just now perhaps distressed by various trials;

John Wesley New Testament

Wherein ye greatly rejoice, tho' now for a little while (if need be) ye are in heaviness thro' manifold temptations.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

In which ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are afflicted in diverse temptations,

Julia Smith Translation

By which ye are transported with joy, now for a little, (if it is necessary,) having grieved in various temptations:

King James 2000

In which you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you are in heaviness through manifold trials:

Lexham Expanded Bible

in which you rejoice greatly, [although] now for a short time, if necessary, you are distressed by various trials,

Modern King James verseion

in which you greatly rejoice, yet a little while, if need be, grieving in manifold temptations;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

in the which time ye shall rejoice, though now for a season - if need require - ye are in heaviness, through manifold temptations,

Moffatt New Testament

You will rejoice then, though for the passing moment you may need to suffer various trials;

Montgomery New Testament

Exult in this, though now for a brief moment, if need be, you have suffered many hardships.

NET Bible

This brings you great joy, although you may have to suffer for a short time in various trials.

New Heart English Bible

Wherein you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been been grieved by various trials,

Noyes New Testament

wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a short time, if need be, made sorrowful by manifold trials,

Sawyer New Testament

In which you rejoice, though now for a little while if need be made sad by manifold trials,

The Emphasized Bible

Wherein ye exult, though, for a little, just now, if needful, put to grief in manifold temptations,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Wherein ye exult, though yet for a little space, (if it must be so,) ye are in sorrow through various trials:

Twentieth Century New Testament

At the thought of this you are full of exultation, though (if it has been necessary) you have suffered for the moment somewhat from various trials;

Webster

In which ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season (if need be) ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations:

Weymouth New Testament

Rejoice triumphantly in the prospect of this, even if now, for a short time, you are compelled to sorrow amid various trials.

Williams New Testament

In such a hope keep on rejoicing, although for a little while you must be sorrow-stricken with various trials,

World English Bible

Wherein you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been put to grief in various trials,

Worrell New Testament

in which ye exult, though now, for a little while, if necessary, made sorrowful in manifold temptations;

Worsley New Testament

In which ye rejoice, tho' now for a little while, if need be, ye are grieved through various trials.

Youngs Literal Translation

in which ye are glad, a little now, if it be necessary, being made to sorrow in manifold trials,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

G21
ἀγαλλιάω 
Agalliao 
Usage: 8

ἄρτι 
Arti 
Usage: 21

ὀλίγος 
Oligos 
Usage: 28

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

need be
δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

ye are
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

λυπέω 
Lupeo 
Usage: 24

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

ποικίλος 
Poikilos 
Usage: 10

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Peter 1:6

Devotionals containing 1 Peter 1:6

Images 1 Peter 1:6

Prayers for 1 Peter 1:6

Context Readings

A New Birth To A Living Hope

5 Who are being guarded (garrisoned) by God's power through [your] faith [till you fully inherit that final] salvation that is ready to be revealed [for you] in the last time. 6 [You should] be exceedingly glad on this account, though now for a little while you may be distressed by trials and suffer temptations, 7 So that [the genuineness] of your faith may be tested, [your faith] which is infinitely more precious than the perishable gold which is tested and purified by fire. [This proving of your faith is intended] to redound to [your] praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) is revealed.


Cross References

James 1:2

Consider it wholly joyful, my brethren, whenever you are enveloped in or encounter trials of any sort or fall into various temptations.

Isaiah 61:3

To grant [consolation and joy] to those who mourn in Zion -- "to give them an ornament (a garland or diadem) of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, the garment [expressive] of praise instead of a heavy, burdened, and failing spirit -- "that they may be called oaks of righteousness [lofty, strong, and magnificent, distinguished for uprightness, justice, and right standing with God], the planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.

Romans 5:2

Through Him also we have [our] access (entrance, introduction) by faith into this grace (state of God's favor) in which we [firmly and safely] stand. And let us rejoice and exult in our hope of experiencing and enjoying the glory of God.

1 Peter 5:10

And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace [Who imparts all blessing and favor], Who has called you to His [own] eternal glory in Christ Jesus, will Himself complete and make you what you ought to be, establish and ground you securely, and strengthen, and settle you.

Matthew 5:12

Be glad and supremely joyful, for your reward in heaven is great (strong and intense), for in this same way people persecuted the prophets who were before you.

1 Samuel 2:1

Hannah prayed, and said, My heart exults and triumphs in the Lord; my horn (my strength) is lifted up in the Lord. My mouth is no longer silent, for it is opened wide over my enemies, because I rejoice in Your salvation.

Job 9:27-28

If I say, I will forget my complaint, I will put off my sad countenance, and be of good cheer and brighten up,

Psalm 34:19

Many evils confront the [consistently] righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.

Psalm 95:1

O come, let us sing to the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the Rock of our salvation!

Psalm 119:28

My life dissolves and weeps itself away for heaviness; raise me up and strengthen me according to [the promises of] Your word.

Isaiah 12:2-3

Behold, God, my salvation! I will trust and not be afraid, for the Lord God is my strength and song; yes, He has become my salvation.

Isaiah 61:10

I will greatly rejoice in the Lord, my soul will exult in my God; for He has clothed me with the garments of salvation, He has covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Matthew 11:28

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy-laden and overburdened, and I will cause you to rest. [I will ease and relieve and refresh your souls.]

Luke 10:20

Nevertheless, do not rejoice at this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are enrolled in heaven.

John 16:22

So for the present you are also in sorrow (in distress and depressed); but I will see you again and [then] your hearts will rejoice, and no one can take from you your joy (gladness, delight).

John 16:33

I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, undaunted]! For I have overcome the world. [I have deprived it of power to harm you and have conquered it for you.]

Acts 14:22

Establishing and strengthening the souls and the hearts of the disciples, urging and warning and encouraging them to stand firm in the faith, and [telling them] that it is through many hardships and tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God.

Romans 5:11

Not only so, but we also rejoice and exultingly glory in God [in His love and perfection] through our Lord Jesus Christ, through Whom we have now received and enjoy [our] reconciliation.

Romans 12:12

Rejoice and exult in hope; be steadfast and patient in suffering and tribulation; be constant in prayer.

1 Corinthians 4:9-13

For it seems to me that God has made an exhibit of us apostles, exposing us to view last [of all, like men in a triumphal procession who are] sentenced to death [and displayed at the end of the line]. For we have become a spectacle to the world [a show in the world's amphitheater] with both men and angels [as spectators].

1 Peter 4:12-13

Beloved, do not be amazed and bewildered at the fiery ordeal which is taking place to test your quality, as though something strange (unusual and alien to you and your position) were befalling you.

Psalm 9:14

That I may show forth (recount and tell aloud) all Your praises! In the gates of the Daughter of Zion I will rejoice in Your salvation and Your saving help.

Psalm 35:10

All my bones shall say, Lord, who is like You, You Who deliver the poor and the afflicted from him who is too strong for him, yes, the poor and the needy from him who snatches away his goods?

Psalm 69:20

Insults and reproach have broken my heart; I am full of heaviness and I am distressingly sick. I looked for pity, but there was none, and for comforters, but I found none.

Psalm 119:75

I know, O Lord, that Your judgments are right and righteous, and that in faithfulness You have afflicted me.

Lamentations 3:32-33

But though He causes grief, yet will He be moved to compassion according to the multitude of His loving-kindness and tender mercy.

Matthew 26:37

And taking with Him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, He began to show grief and distress of mind and was deeply depressed.

Luke 1:47

And my spirit rejoices in God my Savior,

Luke 2:10

But the angel said to them, Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of a great joy which will come to all the people.

Romans 9:2

That I have bitter grief and incessant anguish in my heart.

2 Corinthians 4:7-11

However, we possess this precious treasure [the divine Light of the Gospel] in [frail, human] vessels of earth, that the grandeur and exceeding greatness of the power may be shown to be from God and not from ourselves.

2 Corinthians 4:17

For our light, momentary affliction (this slight distress of the passing hour) is ever more and more abundantly preparing and producing and achieving for us an everlasting weight of glory [beyond all measure, excessively surpassing all comparisons and all calculations, a vast and transcendent glory and blessedness never to cease!],

2 Corinthians 6:10

As grieved and mourning, yet [we are] always rejoicing; as poor [ourselves, yet] bestowing riches on many; as having nothing, and [yet in reality] possessing all things.

2 Corinthians 11:23-27

Are they [ministering] servants of Christ (the Messiah)? I am talking like one beside himself, [but] I am more, with far more extensive and abundant labors, with far more imprisonments, [beaten] with countless stripes, and frequently [at the point of] death.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

But He said to me, My grace (My favor and loving-kindness and mercy) is enough for you [sufficient against any danger and enables you to bear the trouble manfully]; for My strength and power are made perfect (fulfilled and completed) and show themselves most effective in [your] weakness. Therefore, I will all the more gladly glory in my weaknesses and infirmities, that the strength and power of Christ (the Messiah) may rest (yes, may pitch a tent over and dwell) upon me!

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the [Holy] Spirit [the work which His presence within accomplishes] is love, joy (gladness), peace, patience (an even temper, forbearance), kindness, goodness (benevolence), faithfulness,

Philippians 2:26

For he has been [homesick] longing for you all and has been distressed because you had heard that he was ill.

Philippians 3:3

For we [Christians] are the true circumcision, who worship God in spirit and by the Spirit of God and exult and glory and pride ourselves in Jesus Christ, and put no confidence or dependence [on what we are] in the flesh and on outward privileges and physical advantages and external appearances -- "

Philippians 4:4

Rejoice in the Lord always [delight, gladden yourselves in Him]; again I say, Rejoice!

1 Thessalonians 1:6

And you [set yourselves to] become imitators of us and [through us] of the Lord Himself, for you welcomed our message in [spite of] much persecution, with joy [inspired] by the Holy Spirit;

Hebrews 11:35-38

[Some] women received again their dead by a resurrection. Others were tortured to death with clubs, refusing to accept release [offered on the terms of denying their faith], so that they might be resurrected to a better life.

Hebrews 12:7-11

You must submit to and endure [correction] for discipline; God is dealing with you as with sons. For what son is there whom his father does not [thus] train and correct and discipline?

James 1:9

Let the brother in humble circumstances glory in his elevation [as a Christian, called to the true riches and to be an heir of God],

James 4:9

[As you draw near to God] be deeply penitent and grieve, even weep [over your disloyalty]. Let your laughter be turned to grief and your mirth to dejection and heartfelt shame [for your sins].

1 Peter 1:7-8

So that [the genuineness] of your faith may be tested, [your faith] which is infinitely more precious than the perishable gold which is tested and purified by fire. [This proving of your faith is intended] to redound to [your] praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One) is revealed.

1 Peter 4:7

But the end and culmination of all things has now come near; keep sound minded and self-restrained and alert therefore for [the practice of] prayer.

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