Parallel Verses

King James Version

And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away.

New American Standard Bible

And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

Holman Bible

And when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

International Standard Version

Then, when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the victor's crown of glory that will never fade away.

A Conservative Version

And when the chief Shepherd is made known, ye will receive the unfading crown of glory.

American Standard Version

And when the chief Shepherd shall be manifested, ye shall receive the crown of glory that fadeth not away.

Amplified

And when the Chief Shepherd (Christ) appears, you will receive the [conqueror’s] unfading crown of glory.

An Understandable Version

And when the Supreme Shepherd [i.e., Jesus] comes back, you will receive [for your effort] a glorious crown [of reward] that will never fade away [Note: The idea of "fading away" is suggested by the laurel wreath bestowed on the winner of an athletic contest].

Anderson New Testament

And when the chief shepherd shall appear, you shall receive the crown of glory that fades not away.

Bible in Basic English

And at the coming of the chief Keeper of the sheep, you will be given the eternal crown of glory.

Common New Testament

And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

Daniel Mace New Testament

that when the sovereign pastor shall appear, you may carry off a glorious crown, that will never fade.

Darby Translation

And when the chief shepherd is manifested ye shall receive the unfading crown of glory.

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

and when the Chief Shepherd shall appear, you shall receive the crown of glory which fades not away.

Godbey New Testament

and chief Shepherd having appeared, you shall receive a crown of glory which will never fade away.

Goodspeed New Testament

and when the chief shepherd appears, you will receive the glorious wreath that will never fade.

John Wesley New Testament

And when the chief shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive the crown of glory that fadeth not away.

Julia Smith Translation

And the chief Shepherd having been manifested, ye shall be attired with an unfading crown of glory.

King James 2000

And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, you shall receive a crown of glory that fades not away.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when] the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

Modern King James verseion

And when the Chief Shepherd shall appear, you shall receive a never-fading crown of glory.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when the chief shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive an incorruptible crown of glory.

Moffatt New Testament

Then you will receive the unfading crown of glory, when the chief Shepherd makes his appearance.

Montgomery New Testament

Then, when the Chief Shepherd shall appear, you too will receive the fadeless wreath of glory.

NET Bible

Then when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that never fades away.

New Heart English Bible

When the chief Shepherd is revealed, you will receive the crown of glory that does not fade away.

Noyes New Testament

and when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye will receive the crown of glory that fadeth not away.

Sawyer New Testament

and when the chief shepherd shall appear, you shall receive an unfading crown of glory.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when the Chief Shepherd is manifested, ye shall bear away, the unfading crown of glory.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And when the arch Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that will never fade away.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then, when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will win the crown of glory that never fades.

Webster

And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away.

Weymouth New Testament

And then, when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the never-withering wreath of glory.

Williams New Testament

and when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the glorious crown that never fades.

World English Bible

When the chief Shepherd is revealed, you will receive the crown of glory that doesn't fade away.

Worrell New Testament

and, when the Chief Shepherd is manifested, ye will obtain the unfading crown of glory.

Worsley New Testament

And when the sovereign Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive an unfading crown of glory.

Youngs Literal Translation

and at the manifestation of the chief Shepherd, ye shall receive the unfading crown of glory.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

ἀρχιποίμην 
Archipoimen 
Usage: 1

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

κολυμβάω 
Komizo 
Usage: 10

a crown
στέφανος 
Stephanos 
Usage: 16

of glory
δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

Images 1 Peter 5:4

Prayers for 1 Peter 5:4

Context Readings

Leadership And Humility

3 Neither as being lords over God's heritage, but being ensamples to the flock. 4 And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, ye shall receive a crown of glory that fadeth not away. 5 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.


Cross References

1 Corinthians 9:25

And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.

James 1:12

Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him.

1 Peter 1:4

To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fadeth not away, reserved in heaven for you,

2 Timothy 4:8

Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.

Hebrews 13:20

Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant,

1 Peter 2:25

For ye were as sheep going astray; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

Revelation 2:10

Fear none of those things which thou shalt suffer: behold, the devil shall cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days: be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.

Psalm 23:1

{A Psalm of David.} The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.

Isaiah 40:11

He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.

Ezekiel 34:23

And I will set up one shepherd over them, and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

Ezekiel 37:24

And David my servant shall be king over them; and they all shall have one shepherd: they shall also walk in my judgments, and observe my statutes, and do them.

Daniel 12:3

And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever.

Zechariah 13:7

Awake, O sword, against my shepherd, and against the man that is my fellow, saith the LORD of hosts: smite the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered: and I will turn mine hand upon the little ones.

Matthew 25:31-46

When the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with him, then shall he sit upon the throne of his glory:

John 10:11

I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd giveth his life for the sheep.

Colossians 3:3-4

For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God.

2 Thessalonians 1:7-10

And to you who are troubled rest with us, when the Lord Jesus shall be revealed from heaven with his mighty angels,

1 Peter 5:2

Feed the flock of God which is among you, taking the oversight thereof, not by constraint, but willingly; not for filthy lucre, but of a ready mind;

1 John 3:2

Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.

Revelation 1:7

Behold, he cometh with clouds; and every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Even so, Amen.

Revelation 3:11

Behold, I come quickly: hold that fast which thou hast, that no man take thy crown.

Revelation 20:11-12

And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them.

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