Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Even as you saw how, like a father with his children, we were teaching and comforting you all, and giving witness,

New American Standard Bible

just as you know how we were exhorting and encouraging and imploring each one of you as a father would his own children,

King James Version

As ye know how we exhorted and comforted and charged every one of you, as a father doth his children,

Holman Bible

As you know, like a father with his own children,

International Standard Version

You know very well that we treated each of you the way a father treats his children.

A Conservative Version

just as ye know, as each one of you as a father of his own children, imploring you, and comforting,

American Standard Version

as ye know how we dealt with each one of you, as a father with his own children, exhorting you, and encouraging you , and testifying,

Amplified

For you know how, as a father [dealing with] his children, we used to exhort each of you personally, stimulating and encouraging and charging you

An Understandable Version

For you know that we treated each one of you like a father treats his own children, exhorting you, and comforting you,

Anderson New Testament

as indeed you know how we exhorted and comforted and charged every one of you, as a father his children,

Common New Testament

for you know how, as a father with his own children, we exhorted each one of you and encouraged you and charged you

Daniel Mace New Testament

you likewise know, that we exhorted and encouraged every one of you, as a father doth his children,

Darby Translation

as ye know how, as a father his own children, we used to exhort each one of you, and comfort and testify,

Godbey New Testament

as you know, exhorting each one of you, as a father of his own children, and comforting you,

Goodspeed New Testament

You know how, like a father with his children, we used to urge, encourage, and implore you

John Wesley New Testament

As ye know how we exhorted and comforted every one of you,

Julia Smith Translation

As ye know how each one of you, as a father his children, comforting and encouraging, and testifying,

King James 2000

As you know how we exhorted and encouraged and charged every one of you, as a father does his children,

Lexham Expanded Bible

just as you know how [we treated] each one of you, like a father his own children,

Modern King James verseion

even as you know how we exhorted and comforted and testified to each one of you, as a father to his children,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

as ye know how that we exhorted and comforted, and besought every one of you, as a father his children,

Moffatt New Testament

how (as you know) we treated each of you as a father treats his children, beseeching you, encouraging you, and charging you

Montgomery New Testament

You know how I was wont to treat each of you as a father treats his children,

NET Bible

As you know, we treated each one of you as a father treats his own children,

New Heart English Bible

As you know, as a father with his own children,

Noyes New Testament

as ye know how we exhorted, and encouraged, and charged every one of you, as a father doth his children,

Sawyer New Testament

as you know how we exhorted and comforted you, as a father each one of his own children,

The Emphasized Bible

Even as ye know how, unto each one of you, we were as a father unto his own children, consoling you, and soothing, and calling o witness, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

as ye know how [we treated] every one of you, as a father doth his children, exhorting you, and admonishing, and conjuring you,

Twentieth Century New Testament

Indeed, you know that, like a father with his own children, we used to encourage and comfort every one of you, and solemnly plead with you;

Webster

As ye know how we exhorted, and comforted, and charged every one of you, as a father doth his children,

Weymouth New Testament

For you know that we acted towards every one of you as a father does towards his own children, encouraging and cheering you,

Williams New Testament

for you know how, as a father deals with his children, we used to encourage you, cheer you on, and charge each of you

World English Bible

As you know, we exhorted, comforted, and implored every one of you, as a father does his own children,

Worrell New Testament

as ye know how we dealt with each one of you, as a father with his own children, exhorting you, and encouraging you, and testifying,

Worsley New Testament

as ye know likewise, how we exhorted and comforted every one of you, as a father his children;

Youngs Literal Translation

even as ye have known, how each one of you, as a father his own children, we are exhorting you, and comforting, and testifying,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As
καθάπερ 
Kathaper 
as, even as, as well as
Usage: 13

ye know
εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

how
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

and



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

παραμυθέομαι 
Paramutheomai 
Usage: 4

μαρτυρέω 
Martureo 
Usage: 58

ἕκαστος 
hekastos 
Usage: 73

one
εἷς 
heis 
one, a, other, some, not tr,
Usage: 188

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

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

a father
πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

Verse Info

Context Readings

Paul's Approach To Ministry In Thessalonica

10 You are witnesses, with God, how holy and upright and free from all evil was our way of life among you who have faith; 11 Even as you saw how, like a father with his children, we were teaching and comforting you all, and giving witness, 12 So that your lives might be pleasing to God, who has given you a part in his kingdom and his glory.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 2:7

But we were gentle among you, like a woman caring for her little ones:

Genesis 50:16-17

So they sent word to Joseph, saying, Your father, before his death, gave us orders, saying,

Numbers 27:19

And take him before Eleazar the priest and all the meeting of the people, and give him his orders before their eyes.

Deuteronomy 3:28

But give my orders to Joshua, comforting him and making him strong; for he is to go over Jordan at the head of this people, and he will give them this land which you will see for their heritage.

Deuteronomy 31:14

At that time the Lord said to Moses, The day of your death is near: send for Joshua, and come to the Tent of meeting so that I may give him his orders. So Moses and Joshua went to the Tent of meeting.

1 Chronicles 22:11-13

Now, my son, may the Lord be with you; and may you do well, and put up the house of the Lord your God, as he has said of you.

1 Chronicles 28:9

And you, Solomon my son, get knowledge of the God of your father, and be his servant with a true heart and with a strong desire, for the Lord is the searcher of all hearts, and has knowledge of all the designs of men's thoughts; if you make search for him, he will be near you; but if you are turned away from him, he will give you up for ever.

1 Chronicles 28:20

And David said to his son Solomon, Be strong and of a good heart and do your work; have no fear and do not be troubled, for the Lord God, my God, is with you; he will not give you up, and his face will not be turned away from you, till all the work necessary for the house of the Lord is complete.

Psalm 34:11

Come, children, give attention to me; I will be your teacher in the fear of the Lord.

Proverbs 1:10

My son, if sinners would take you out of the right way, do not go with them.

Proverbs 1:15

My son, do not go with them; keep your feet from their ways:

Proverbs 2:1

My son, if you will take my words to your heart, storing up my laws in your mind;

Proverbs 3:1

My son, keep my teaching in your memory, and my rules in your heart:

Proverbs 4:1-12

Give ear, my sons, to the teaching of a father; give attention so that you may have knowledge:

Proverbs 5:1-2

My son, give attention to my wisdom; let your ear be turned to my teaching:

Proverbs 6:1

My son, if you have made yourself responsible for your neighbour, or given your word for another,

Proverbs 7:1

My son, keep my sayings, and let my rules be stored up with you.

Proverbs 7:24

So now, my sons, give ear to me; give attention to the sayings of my mouth;

Proverbs 31:1-9

The words of Lemuel, king of Massa: the teaching which he had from his mother.

Acts 20:2

And when he had gone through those parts and given them much teaching, he came into Greece.

1 Corinthians 4:14-15

I am not saying these things to put you to shame, but so that, as my dear children, you may see what is right.

Ephesians 4:17

This I say, then, and give witness in the Lord, that you are to go no longer in the way of the Gentiles whose minds are turned to that which has no profit,

1 Thessalonians 4:1

And last of all, the prayer which we make to you from our heart and in the name of the Lord Jesus, is this: that as we made clear to you what sort of behaviour is pleasing to God, as in fact you are doing now, so you will go on in these ways, but more and more.

1 Thessalonians 5:11

So then, go on comforting and building up one another, as you have been doing.

2 Thessalonians 3:12

Now to such we give orders and make request in the Lord Jesus, that, working quietly, they get their living.

1 Timothy 5:7

Give orders to this effect, so that no evil may be said of anyone.

1 Timothy 5:21

I give you orders before God and Christ Jesus and the angels of God's selection, to keep these orders without giving thought to one side more than another.

1 Timothy 6:2

And let those whose masters are of the faith have respect for them because they are brothers, working for them the more readily, because those who take part in the good work are of the faith and are dear. Give orders and teaching about these things.

1 Timothy 6:13

I give you orders before God, the giver of life, and Christ Jesus, who before Pontius Pilate gave witness to the faith,

1 Timothy 6:17

Give orders to those who have money and goods in this life, not to be lifted up in their minds, or to put their hope in the uncertain chances of wealth, but in God who gives us in full measure all things for our use;

2 Timothy 4:1-2

I give you orders, before God and Christ Jesus, who will be the judge of the living and the dead, and by his revelation and his kingdom;

Titus 2:6

To the young men give orders to be wise and serious-minded:

Titus 2:9

Servants are to be under the authority of their masters, pleasing them in all things, without argument;

Titus 2:15

On all these points give teaching and help, and make clear what is right with all authority. Let all men give you honour.

Hebrews 13:22

But, brothers, take kindly the words which I have said for your profit; for I have not sent you a long letter.

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