Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

In fact, when we were with you, we told you previously that we were going to suffer persecution, and as you know, it happened.

New American Standard Bible

For indeed when we were with you, we kept telling you in advance that we were going to suffer affliction; and so it came to pass, as you know.

King James Version

For verily, when we were with you, we told you before that we should suffer tribulation; even as it came to pass, and ye know.

International Standard Version

In fact, when we were with you, we told you ahead of time that we were going to suffer persecution. And as you know, that is what happened.

A Conservative Version

For also when we were with you we foretold you that we were going to be oppressed, just as it also happened, and ye know.

American Standard Version

For verily, when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we are to suffer affliction; even as it came to pass, and ye know.

Amplified

For even when we were with you, [you know] we warned you plainly beforehand that we were to be pressed with difficulties and made to suffer affliction, just as to your own knowledge it has [since] happened.

An Understandable Version

For even when we were with you, we warned you that we were going to be persecuted, and as you know, it has turned out that way.

Anderson New Testament

for even when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we were about to be afflicted, as it also came to pass, and as you know.

Bible in Basic English

And when we were with you, we said to you that trouble was before us; and so it came about, as you see.

Common New Testament

For indeed when we were with you, we kept telling you in advance that we were going to suffer affliction; and so it came to pass, as you know.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and even when we were with you, we foretold you, that we should be persecuted, as you know it happen'd.

Darby Translation

for also, when we were with you, we told you beforehand we are about to be in tribulation, even as also it came to pass, and ye know.)

Godbey New Testament

For indeed, when we were with you, we foretold you that we are about to suffer tribulation; as indeed took place, and you know it.

Goodspeed New Testament

for when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we were going to have trouble, and it came true, as you know.

John Wesley New Testament

For when we were with you we told you before, we should be afflicted; as it came to pass, and ye know.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For even when we were with you, we told you in advance that we must pass through tribulations, even as it has come to pass, and ye know.

Julia Smith Translation

For also, when we were with you, we told you before that we were about to be pressed; as also it was, and ye know.

King James 2000

For verily, when we were with you, we told you before that we should suffer tribulation; even as it came to pass, and you know.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for indeed when we were with you we told you beforehand that we were about to be afflicted, just as indeed it happened, and you know.

Modern King James verseion

For truly, when we were with you, we told you before that we were going to suffer affliction, as it also happened, even you know.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For verily when I was with you, I told you before that we should suffer tribulation even as it came to pass, and as ye know.

Moffatt New Testament

for we told you beforehand, when we were with you, that "we Christians are to have trouble" ??and, as you know, it has been so.)

Montgomery New Testament

For even when I was with you I used to tell you beforehand that I was to suffer affliction; and so it proved, as you know.

NET Bible

For in fact when we were with you, we were telling you in advance that we would suffer affliction, and so it has happened, as you well know.

New Heart English Bible

For truly, when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we are to suffer affliction, even as it happened, and you know.

Noyes New Testament

for even when we were with you, we told you before that we are to suffer affliction, just as it came to pass, and ye know.

Sawyer New Testament

for indeed when we came to you, we told you before that we were about to suffer affliction, as it also happened, and you know.

The Emphasized Bible

For, even when we were with you, we told you beforehand - we are destined to suffer tribulation! even as it also came to pass, and ye know.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For when we were with you, we told you before that we were about to suffer tribulation; as also it came to pass, and ye know.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For, even while we were with you, we warned you beforehand that we were certain to encounter trouble. And so it proved, as you know.

Webster

For verily, when we were with you, we told you before that we should suffer tribulation; even as it came to pass, and ye know.

Weymouth New Testament

For even when we were with you, we forewarned you, saying, "We are soon to suffer affliction;" and this actually happened, as you well know.

Williams New Testament

for when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we were going to be pressed with difficulties, and it took place, as you know.

World English Bible

For most certainly, when we were with you, we told you beforehand that we are to suffer affliction, even as it happened, and you know.

Worrell New Testament

For even when we were with you, we told you beforehand, "We are about to suffer tribulation"; even as also it came to pass, and ye know.

Worsley New Testament

For when we were with you, we told you before that we should be afflicted, as it came to pass, and ye know.

Youngs Literal Translation

for even when we were with you, we said to you beforehand, that we are about to suffer tribulation, as also it did come to pass, and ye have known it;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825


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

ὅτε ὅτε ἥτε τοτε 
Hote 
Usage: 86

we were
εἰμί 
Eimi 
I am , am, it is I , be, I was , have been, not tr
Usage: 72

with
πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 314
Usage: 293

we told
προλέγω 
Prolego 
Usage: 3

προλέγω 
Prolego 
Usage: 3

ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

we should
μέλλω 
mello 
shall, should, would, to come, will, things to come, not tr,
Usage: 90

θλίβω 
Thlibo 
Usage: 9


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

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

it came to pass
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

and

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

Verse Info

Context Readings

Paul Sends Timothy To Thessalonica

3 so that no one will be shaken by these persecutions. For you yourselves know that we are appointed to this. 4 In fact, when we were with you, we told you previously that we were going to suffer persecution, and as you know, it happened. 5 For this reason, when I could no longer stand it, I also sent him to find out about your faith, fearing that the tempter had tempted you and that our labor might be for nothing.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 2:14

For you, brothers, became imitators of God’s churches in Christ Jesus that are in Judea, since you have also suffered the same things from people of your own country, just as they did from the Jews

John 16:1-3

“I have told you these things to keep you from stumbling.

Acts 17:1

Then they traveled through Amphipolis and Apollonia and came to Thessalonica, where there was a Jewish synagogue.

Acts 17:5-9

But the Jews became jealous, and they brought together some scoundrels from the marketplace, formed a mob, and started a riot in the city. Attacking Jason’s house, they searched for them to bring them out to the public assembly.

Acts 17:13

But when the Jews from Thessalonica found out that God’s message had been proclaimed by Paul at Berea, they came there too, agitating and disturbing the crowds.

Acts 20:24

But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God’s grace.

2 Corinthians 8:1-2

We want you to know, brothers, about the grace of God granted to the churches of Macedonia:

1 Thessalonians 2:2

On the contrary, after we had previously suffered, and we were treated outrageously in Philippi, as you know, we were emboldened by our God to speak the gospel of God to you in spite of great opposition.

2 Thessalonians 1:4-6

Therefore, we ourselves boast about you among God’s churches—about your endurance and faith in all the persecutions and afflictions you endure.

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