Parallel Verses

Amplified

And may the Lord make you to increase and excel and overflow in love for one another and for all people, just as we also do for you,

New American Standard Bible

and may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love for one another, and for all people, just as we also do for you;

King James Version

And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we do toward you:

Holman Bible

And may the Lord cause you to increase and overflow with love for one another and for everyone, just as we also do for you.

International Standard Version

May the Lord greatly increase your love for each other and for all people, just as we love you.

A Conservative Version

And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward each other, and toward all men, just as also we toward you,

American Standard Version

and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we also do toward you;

An Understandable Version

And may the Lord cause your love for one another, and for everyone, to increase and overflow, just as ours does for you also.

Anderson New Testament

And may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love to one another and to all, even as we toward you,

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord give you increase of love in fullest measure to one another and to all men, even as our love to you;

Common New Testament

and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we do for you,

Daniel Mace New Testament

may the Lord make you increase and abound in mutual love, in love towards all men, as we do towards you:

Darby Translation

But you, may the Lord make to exceed and abound in love toward one another, and toward all, even as we also towards you,

Godbey New Testament

and the Lord fill you and cause you to superabound in divine love toward one another, and toward all, even as we also do towards you;

Goodspeed New Testament

May the Lord make your love for one another and for all men wide and full like my love for you,

John Wesley New Testament

And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love towards one another and towards all men, as we also do towards you,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the Lord make you to multiply and make charity to abound among you and toward all men, even as it is with us toward you,

Julia Smith Translation

And the Lord increase you and make you to abound in love to one another, and to all, as also we to you:

King James 2000

And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we do toward you:

Lexham Expanded Bible

and [may] the Lord [cause] you to increase and to abound in love for one another and for all, just as also we [do] for you,

Modern King James verseion

And may the Lord make you to increase and abound in love toward one another and toward all, even as we also toward you,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and the Lord increase you, and make you flow over in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we do toward you,

Moffatt New Testament

And may the Lord make you increase and excel in love to one another and to all men (as is my love for you),

Montgomery New Testament

Meanwhile, may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love toward one another and toward all men, even as I do toward you.

NET Bible

And may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we do for you,

New Heart English Bible

and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we also do toward you,

Noyes New Testament

and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love toward one another and toward all, even as we do in love toward you;

Sawyer New Testament

and the Lord cause you to be full and abound with love one to another and to all men, as we also to you,

The Emphasized Bible

And, you, may the Lord cause to abound and excel in your love one toward another, and toward all, - even as, we, do toward you:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the Lord cause you to abound and overflow with love one to another, and towards all men, as we also do to you:

Twentieth Century New Testament

And for you, may the Lord fill you to overflowing with love for one another and for every one, just as we are filled with love for you;

Webster

And the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one towards another, and towards all men, even as we do towards you:

Weymouth New Testament

and as for you, may the Lord teach you to love one another and all men, with a growing and a glowing love, resembling our love for you.

Williams New Testament

May the Lord make you increase and overflow in love for one another and for all men, as my love for you does,

World English Bible

and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we also do toward you,

Worrell New Testament

and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward one another, and toward all, as we also do toward you,

Worsley New Testament

and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love to one another, and to all men, as we do towards you:

Youngs Literal Translation

and you the Lord cause to increase and to abound in the love to one another, and to all, even as we also to you,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

πλεονάζω 
Pleonazo 
Usage: 9

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

πλεονάζω 
Pleonazo 
Usage: 9

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

περισσεύω 
Perisseuo 
Usage: 31

in love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

one
ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

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

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704


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

as
καθάπερ 
Kathaper 
as, even as, as well as
Usage: 13

we
ἡμεῖς 
hemeis 
we, us, we ourselves
Usage: 120

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

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Thessalonians 3:12

Images 1 Thessalonians 3:12

Prayers for 1 Thessalonians 3:12

Context Readings

Prayer For The Church

11 Now may our God and Father Himself and our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) guide our steps to you. 12 And may the Lord make you to increase and excel and overflow in love for one another and for all people, just as we also do for you, 13 So that He may strengthen and confirm and establish your hearts faultlessly pure and unblamable in holiness in the sight of our God and Father, at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) with all His saints (the holy and glorified people of God)! Amen, (so be it)!



Cross References

Philippians 1:9

And this I pray: that your love may abound yet more and more and extend to its fullest development in knowledge and all keen insight [that your love may display itself in greater depth of acquaintance and more comprehensive discernment],

1 Thessalonians 4:9-10

But concerning brotherly love [for all other Christians], you have no need to have anyone write you, for you yourselves have been [personally] taught by God to love one another.

1 Thessalonians 5:15

See that none of you repays another with evil for evil, but always aim to show kindness and seek to do good to one another and to everybody.

2 Thessalonians 1:3

We ought and indeed are obligated [as those in debt] to give thanks always to God for you, brethren, as is fitting, because your faith is growing exceedingly and the love of every one of you each toward the others is increasing and abounds.

Galatians 5:6

For [if we are] in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith activated and energized and expressed and working through love.

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,

1 John 3:11-19

For this is the message (the announcement) which you have heard from the first, that we should love one another,

1 John 4:7-16

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is (springs) from God; and he who loves [his fellowmen] is begotten (born) of God and is coming [progressively] to know and understand God [to perceive and recognize and get a better and clearer knowledge of Him].

Psalm 115:4

The idols of the nations are silver and gold, the work of men's hands.

Matthew 7:12

So then, whatever you desire that others would do to and for you, even so do also to and for them, for this is (sums up) the Law and the Prophets.

Matthew 22:39

And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as [you do] yourself.

Luke 17:5

The apostles said to the Lord, Increase our faith (that trust and confidence that spring from our belief in God).

Romans 13:8

Keep out of debt and owe no man anything, except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor [who practices loving others] has fulfilled the Law [relating to one's fellowmen, meeting all its requirements].

1 Corinthians 13:1-13

If I [can] speak in the tongues of men and [even] of angels, but have not love (that reasoning, intentional, spiritual devotion such as is inspired by God's love for and in us), I am only a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.

2 Corinthians 9:10

And [God] Who provides seed for the sower and bread for eating will also provide and multiply your [resources for] sowing and increase the fruits of your righteousness [ which manifests itself in active goodness, kindness, and charity].

Galatians 5:13-14

For you, brethren, were [indeed] called to freedom; only [do not let your] freedom be an incentive to your flesh and an opportunity or excuse [for selfishness], but through love you should serve one another.

1 Thessalonians 2:8

So, being thus tenderly and affectionately desirous of you, we continued to share with you not only God's good news (the Gospel) but also our own lives as well, for you had become so very dear to us.

1 Thessalonians 4:1

Furthermore, brethren, we beg and admonish you in [virtue of our union with] the Lord Jesus, that [you follow the instructions which] you learned from us about how you ought to walk so as to please and gratify God, as indeed you are doing, [and] that you do so even more and more abundantly [attaining yet greater perfection in living this life].

James 1:17

Every good gift and every perfect ( free, large, full) gift is from above; it comes down from the Father of all [that gives] light, in [the shining of] Whom there can be no variation [rising or setting] or shadow cast by His turning [as in an eclipse].

2 Peter 1:7

And in [exercising] godliness [develop] brotherly affection, and in [exercising] brotherly affection [develop] Christian love.

2 Peter 3:18

But grow in grace (undeserved favor, spiritual strength) and recognition and knowledge and understanding of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ (the Messiah). To Him [be] glory (honor, majesty, and splendor) both now and to the day of eternity. Amen (so be it)!

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