Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

We comforted and encouraged you, urging you to live in a manner worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory.

New American Standard Bible

so that you would walk in a manner worthy of the God who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.

King James Version

That ye would walk worthy of God, who hath called you unto his kingdom and glory.

Holman Bible

we encouraged, comforted, and implored each one of you to walk worthy of God, who calls you into His own kingdom and glory.

A Conservative Version

and solemnly declaring for you to walk worthily of God, who calls you into his own kingdom and glory.

American Standard Version

to the end that ye should walk worthily of God, who calleth you into his own kingdom and glory.

Amplified

To live lives worthy of God, Who calls you into His own kingdom and the glorious blessedness [ into which true believers will enter after Christ's return].

An Understandable Version

and urging you to live up to the standards of God, who calls you into His own kingdom and splendor.

Anderson New Testament

that you should walk in a manner worthy of God, who has called you to his own kingdom and glory.

Bible in Basic English

So that your lives might be pleasing to God, who has given you a part in his kingdom and his glory.

Common New Testament

to live a life worthy of God, who calls you into his own kingdom and glory.

Daniel Mace New Testament

conjuring you to live suitably to the favour of God, who has called you to his kingdom and glory.

Darby Translation

that ye should walk worthy of God, who calls you to his own kingdom and glory.

Godbey New Testament

and testifying, that you walk worthily of God, who calls you into his own kingdom and glory.

Goodspeed New Testament

to make your lives worthy of God who invites you into his kingdom and his glory.

John Wesley New Testament

as a father his own children, And charged you to walk worthy of God, who hath called you to his kingdom and glory.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that ye would walk worthy of God, who has called you unto his kingdom and glory.

Julia Smith Translation

For you to walk worthy of God, calling you into his kingdom and glory.

King James 2000

That you would walk worthy of God, who has called you unto his kingdom and glory.

Lexham Expanded Bible

exhorting and consoling you and insisting that you live in a manner worthy of God, who calls you to his own kingdom and glory.

Modern King James verseion

that you should walk worthy of God, who has called you to His kingdom and glory.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that ye would walk worthy of God, which hath called you unto his kingdom and glory.

Moffatt New Testament

to lead a life worthy of the God who called you to his own realm and glory.

Montgomery New Testament

exhorting and imploring and adjuring each one among you to lead a life worthy of the God who called you into his own kingdom and glory.

NET Bible

exhorting and encouraging you and insisting that you live in a way worthy of God who calls you to his own kingdom and his glory.

New Heart English Bible

we exhorted, comforted, and implored every one of you to lead a life worthy of God, who calls you into his own Kingdom and glory.

Noyes New Testament

that ye should walk in a manner worthy of God, who is calling you to his own kingdom and glory.

Sawyer New Testament

and charged you to walk worthily of God who calls you into his kingdom and glory.

The Emphasized Bible

To the end ye might be walking in a manner worthy of God, who is calling you unto his own kingdom and glory,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that ye should walk worthy of God, as calling you into his kingdom and glory.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So that you should make your daily lives worthy of God who is calling you into the glory of his Kingdom.

Webster

That ye would walk worthy of God, who hath called you into his kingdom and glory.

Weymouth New Testament

and imploring you to live lives worthy of fellowship with God who is inviting you to share His own Kingship and glory.

Williams New Testament

to live lives worthy of God who calls you into His kingdom and His glory.

World English Bible

to the end that you should walk worthily of God, who calls you into his own Kingdom and glory.

Worrell New Testament

that ye should walk worthily of God, Who is calling you into His own Kingdom and glory.

Worsley New Testament

and charged you, that ye should walk worthy of God, who hath called you to his kingdom and glory.

Youngs Literal Translation

for your walking worthily of God, who is calling you to His own reign and glory.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

ye
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

περιπατέω 
Peripateo 
walk, go, walk about, be occupied
Usage: 77

ἀξίως 
Axios 
Usage: 6

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

who

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

his
ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

βασιλεία 
Basileia 
Usage: 54

and

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Thessalonians 2:12

Images 1 Thessalonians 2:12

Prayers for 1 Thessalonians 2:12

Context Readings

Paul's Approach To Ministry In Thessalonica

11 You know very well that we treated each of you the way a father treats his children. 12 We comforted and encouraged you, urging you to live in a manner worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory. 13 Here is another reason why we constantly give thanks to God: When you received God's word, which you heard from us, you did not accept it as the word of humans but for what it really is the word of God, which is at work in you who believe.


Cross References

Ephesians 4:1

I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, urge you to live in a way that is worthy of the calling to which you have been called,

1 Thessalonians 5:24

The one who calls you is faithful, and he will continue to be faithful.

1 Peter 5:10

After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you by the Messiah Jesus to his eternal glory, will restore you, establish you, strengthen you, and support you.

Romans 8:28

And we know that for those who love God, that is, for those who are called according to his purpose, all things are working together for good.

Romans 8:30

And those whom he predestined, he also called; and those whom he called, he also justified; and those whom he justified he also glorified.

Romans 9:23-24

Can't he also reveal his glorious riches to the objects of his mercy that he has prepared ahead of time for glory

1 Corinthians 1:9

Faithful is the God by whom you were called into fellowship with his Son Jesus the Messiah, our Lord.

Galatians 5:16

So I say, live by the Spirit, and you will never fulfill the desires of the flesh.

Ephesians 5:2

Live lovingly, just as the Messiah also loved us and gave himself for us as an offering and sacrifice, a fragrant aroma to God.

Ephesians 5:8

For once you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light,

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,

Colossians 1:10

so that you might live in a manner worthy of the Lord and be fully pleasing to him as you bear fruit while doing all kinds of good things and growing in the full knowledge of God.

Colossians 2:6

So then, just as you have received the Messiah Jesus the Lord, continue to live dependent on him.

1 Thessalonians 4:1

Now then, brothers, you learned from us how you ought to live and to please God, as in fact you are doing. We ask and encourage you in the Lord to do so even more.

1 Thessalonians 4:12

so that you may win the respect of outsiders, and have need of nothing.

2 Thessalonians 1:11-12

With this in mind, we always pray for you, asking that our God might make you worthy of his calling and that through his power he might help you accomplish every good desire and faithful action.

2 Thessalonians 2:13-14

At all times we are obligated to thank God for you, brothers who are loved by the Lord, because God chose you to be the first fruits for salvation through sanctification by the Spirit and through faith in the truth.

2 Timothy 1:9

He saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our own accomplishments, but according to his own purpose and the grace that was given to us in the Messiah Jesus before time began.

1 Peter 1:15-16

Instead, be holy in every aspect of your life, just as the one who called you is holy.

1 Peter 2:9

But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people to be his very own and to proclaim the wonderful deeds of the one who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.

1 Peter 3:9

Do not pay others back evil for evil or insult for insult. Instead, keep blessing them, because you were called to inherit a blessing.

1 John 1:6-7

If we claim that we have fellowship with him but keep living in darkness, we are lying and not practicing the truth.

1 John 2:6

The one who says that he abides in him must live the same way he himself lived.

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