Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction,

King James Version

And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Holman Bible

Now we ask you, brothers, to give recognition to those who labor among you and lead you in the Lord and admonish you,

International Standard Version

Brothers, we ask you to show your appreciation for those who work among you, set an example for you in the Lord, and instruct you.

A Conservative Version

And we ask you, brothers, to acknowledge those who labor among you, and who lead you in Lord, and who admonish you,

American Standard Version

But we beseech you, brethren, to know them that labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Amplified

Now also we beseech you, brethren, get to know those who labor among you [recognize them for what they are, acknowledge and appreciate and respect them all] -- "your leaders who are over you in the Lord and those who warn and kindly reprove and exhort you.

An Understandable Version

But we urge you, brothers, to know [i.e., appreciate and respect] those who work hard among you, and who lead you and warn you in [the fellowship of] the Lord. [Note: These men were probably the elders. See Acts 20:28; Heb. 13:17].

Anderson New Testament

Now we beseech you, brethren, to have regard for those who labor among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and admonish you,

Bible in Basic English

But we make this request to you, my brothers: give attention to those who are working among you, who are over you in the Lord to keep order among you;

Common New Testament

But we ask you, brethren, to respect those who labor among you and are over you in the Lord and admonish you,

Daniel Mace New Testament

We entreat you, brethren, to respect those, who labour in the ministry, who by divine appointment preside over you, and instruct you.

Darby Translation

But we beg you, brethren, to know those who labour among you, and take the lead among you in the Lord, and admonish you,

Godbey New Testament

But we intreat you, brethren, to know those who are laboring among you, and standing before you in the Lord, and admonishing you;

Goodspeed New Testament

We beg you, brothers, to respect those who work with you and who lead you in the service of the Lord, and teach you.

John Wesley New Testament

Now we beseech you, brethren, to know them that labour among you,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And we beseech you, brethren, to recognize those who labour among you and preside over you in the Lord and admonish you

Julia Smith Translation

And we ask you, brethren, to know those being fatigued among you, and set over you in the Lord, and reminding you;

King James 2000

And we beseech you, brethren, to know them who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now we ask you, brothers, to respect those who labor among you and rule over you in the Lord and admonish you,

Modern King James verseion

And, brothers, we beseech you to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and who admonish you,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We beseech you brethren, that ye know them which labour among you, and have the oversight of you in the Lord,

Moffatt New Testament

Brothers, we beg you to respect those who are working among you, presiding over you in the Lord and maintaining discipline;

Montgomery New Testament

I entreat you, brothers, to acknowledge those who are toiling among you and are your leaders in the Lord, and give you counsel.

NET Bible

Now we ask you, brothers and sisters, to acknowledge those who labor among you and preside over you in the Lord and admonish you,

New Heart English Bible

But we beg you, brothers, to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you,

Noyes New Testament

And we beseech you, brethren, to know those who labor among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and admonish you,

Sawyer New Testament

And we beseech you, brothers, to know those who labor among you, and preside over you in the Lord and admonish you,

The Emphasized Bible

Now we request you, brethren, - to know them who are toiling among you, and presiding over you, in the Lord, and admonishing you;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Now we entreat you, brethren, to know those who labour among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Twentieth Century New Testament

We beg you, Brothers, to value those who toil among you, and are your leaders in the Lord's service, and give you counsel.

Webster

And we beseech you, brethren, to know them who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Weymouth New Testament

Now we beg you, brethren, to show respect for those who labour among you and are your leaders in Christian work, and are your advisers;

Williams New Testament

We beg you, brothers, to practice showing respect to those who labor among you, who are your leaders in the Lord's work, and who advise you;

World English Bible

But we beg you, brothers, to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you,

Worrell New Testament

And we beseech you, brethren, to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;

Worsley New Testament

And we entreat you, brethren, to respect those that labour among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and instruct you;

Youngs Literal Translation

And we ask you, brethren, to know those labouring among you, and leading you in the Lord, and admonishing 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

we beseech
ἐρωτάω 
Erotao 
Usage: 42

you
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
ὑμῶν 
Humon 
you , ye , for your sakes Trans , not tr ,
you , ye , your , not tr ,
your , you , ye , yours , not tr. ,
Usage: 314
Usage: 293
Usage: 371

G80
ἀδελφός 
Adelphos 
Usage: 302

to know
εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

κοπιάω 
Kopiao 
Usage: 17

ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

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

προΐ́στημι 
Proistemi 
rule , maintain , be over
Usage: 8

in
ἐν 
En 
in , by , with , among , at , on , through ,
Usage: 2128

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Lord , lord , master , sir , Sir ,
Usage: 643

νουθετέω 
Noutheteo 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Final Exhortations And Benediction

11 Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing. 12 But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction, 13 and that you esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another.


Cross References

Hebrews 13:17

Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you.

1 Corinthians 16:16

that you also be in subjection to such men and to everyone who helps in the work and labors.

1 Corinthians 15:10

But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me did not prove vain; but I labored even more than all of them, yet not I, but the grace of God with me.

1 Corinthians 16:18

For they have refreshed my spirit and yours Therefore acknowledge such men.

Hebrews 13:7

Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith.

Luke 10:7

"Stay in that house, eating and drinking what they give you; for the laborer is worthy of his wages. Do not keep moving from house to house.

1 Thessalonians 5:14

We urge you, brethren, admonish the unruly, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with everyone.

1 Timothy 5:1

Do not sharply rebuke an older man, but rather appeal to him as a father, to the younger men as brothers,

1 Timothy 5:17-18

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.

Titus 1:3

but at the proper time manifested, even His word, in the proclamation with which I was entrusted according to the commandment of God our Savior,

Revelation 1:20-1

"As for the mystery of the seven stars which you saw in My right hand, and the seven golden lampstands: the seven stars are the angels of the seven churches, and the seven lampstands are the seven churches.

Revelation 2:3

and you have perseverance and have endured for My name's sake, and have not grown weary.

Revelation 2:8

"And to the angel of the church in Smyrna write: The first and the last, who was dead, and has come to life, says this:

Revelation 2:12

"And to the angel of the church in Pergamum write: The One who has the sharp two-edged sword says this:

Revelation 2:18

"And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write: The Son of God, who has eyes like a flame of fire, and His feet are like burnished bronze, says this:

Revelation 3:1

"To the angel of the church in Sardis write: He who has the seven Spirits of God and the seven stars, says this: 'I know your deeds, that you have a name that you are alive, but you are dead.

Revelation 3:7

"And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: He who is holy, who is true, who has the key of David, who opens and no one will shut, and who shuts and no one opens, says this:

Revelation 3:14

"To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: The Amen, the faithful and true Witness, the Beginning of the creation of God, says this:

Matthew 9:37-38

Then He said to His disciples, "The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few.

Luke 10:1-2

Now after this the Lord appointed seventy others, and sent them in pairs ahead of Him to every city and place where He Himself was going to come.

John 4:38

"I sent you to reap that for which you have not labored; others have labored and you have entered into their labor."

Acts 20:28

"Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood.

Acts 20:35

"In everything I showed you that by working hard in this manner you must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that He Himself said, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"

1 Corinthians 3:9

For we are God's fellow workers; you are God's field, God's building.

1 Corinthians 12:28

And God has appointed in the church, first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, administrations, various kinds of tongues.

2 Corinthians 5:9

Therefore we also have as our ambition, whether at home or absent, to be pleasing to Him.

2 Corinthians 6:1

And working together with Him, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain--

2 Corinthians 11:23

Are they servants of Christ?--I speak as if insane--I more so; in far more labors, in far more imprisonments, beaten times without number, often in danger of death.

Galatians 4:11

I fear for you, that perhaps I have labored over you in vain.

Philippians 2:16

holding fast the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I will have reason to glory because I did not run in vain nor toil in vain.

Philippians 2:19

But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you shortly, so that I also may be encouraged when I learn of your condition.

Colossians 1:29

For this purpose also I labor, striving according to His power, which mightily works within me.

1 Thessalonians 2:9

For you recall, brethren, our labor and hardship, how working night and day so as not to be a burden to any of you, we proclaimed to you the gospel of God.

1 Timothy 5:20

Those who continue in sin, rebuke in the presence of all, so that the rest also will be fearful of sinning.

2 Timothy 2:6

The hard-working farmer ought to be the first to receive his share of the crops.

Titus 1:5

For this reason I left you in Crete, that you would set in order what remains and appoint elders in every city as I directed you,

Titus 2:15

These things speak and exhort and reprove with all authority Let no one disregard you.

1 Peter 5:2-3

shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily, according to the will of God; and not for sordid gain, but with eagerness;



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