Parallel Verses

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;

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,

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;

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 
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 
Usage: 8

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

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

νουθετέω 
Noutheteo 
Usage: 8

Context Readings

Final Exhortations And Benediction

11 Wherefore comfort one another, and edify each other, as indeed ye do. 12 And we entreat you, brethren, to respect those that labour among you, and preside over you in the Lord, and instruct you; 13 and to esteem them very highly in love, on account of their work. Be at peace among yourselves.


Cross References

Hebrews 13:17

Be ruled by those that are your guides, and submit to them: for they watch for your souls; (as those that must give an account) that they may do it with joy and not with uneasiness: for this were unprofitable for you.

1 Corinthians 16:16

have set themselves to minister to the saints) that you also would be subservient to such, and to every one that worketh and laboureth with us.

1 Corinthians 15:10

But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his favor to me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.

1 Corinthians 16:18

For they have refreshed my spirit as well as yours: have a due regard therefore to such worthy persons.

Hebrews 13:7

Remember your guides, who spake the word of God to you; whose faith imitate, considering the happy end of their conversation.

Luke 10:7

But remain in the same house, eating and drinking such as they have; for the laborer is worthy of his hire.

1 Thessalonians 5:14

And admonish the disorderly, comfort the feeble-minded, support the weak, be of a patient spirit towards all.

1 Timothy 5:1

Do not chide a senior, but exhort him as a father; and younger men as brethren:

1 Timothy 5:17-18

Let the elders, who preside well, be counted worthy of double honor, especially those that labour in preaching and teaching.

Titus 1:3

and hath in his own times manifested his word, by the preaching, with which I was intrusted according to the commandment of God our Saviour:

Revelation 1:20-1

As to the mystery of the seven stars which thou sawest in my right hand, and the seven golden candlesticks; the seven stars are the angels of the seven churches, and the seven candlesticks which thou sawest are the seven churches.

Revelation 2:3

and for my name's sake thou hast laboured, and hast not fainted.

Revelation 2:8

And to the angel of the church in Smyrna write, These things saith the First and the Last, who was dead and is alive;

Revelation 2:12

And to the angel of the church in Pergamos write, These things saith He, who hath the sharp two-edged sword;

Revelation 2:18

And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write, These things saith the Son of God, who hath eyes like a flame of fire, and his feet like fine brass; I know thy works,

Revelation 3:1

And to the angel of the church in Sardis write, These things saith He that hath the seven spirits of God, and the seven stars; I know thy works, that thou hast a name that thou livest, and art dead:

Revelation 3:7

And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write, These things saith the holy One, He that is true, He that hath the key of David, He that openeth and no one shutteth, and shutteth and no one openeth:

Revelation 3:14

And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write, These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God; I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot:

Matthew 9:37-38

upon which He saith to his disciples, The harvest indeed is plentiful, but the laborers few:

Luke 10:1-2

After these things the Lord appointed also seventy others, and sent them two and two before Him, into every city and place, whither He himself was about to come.

John 4:38

in as much as I have sent you to reap that on which ye have not laboured: others have laboured, and ye are entered into their labors.

Acts 20:28

Take heed therefore to yourselves, and to all the flock, in which the holy Spirit hath appointed you bishops, to feed the church of God, which He purchased with his own blood.

Acts 20:35

I have shewed you in all things, that by labouring thus ye ought to support the infirm; and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, who said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.

1 Corinthians 3:9

For we are fellow-laborers, the servants of God: and ye are the husbandry of God, ye are the building of God.

1 Corinthians 12:28

And God hath placed you accordingly in the church, first apostles, secondly prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miraculous powers, then gifts of healing, helps, governments, and various kinds of tongues.

2 Corinthians 5:9

Wherefore we are also ambitious, whether dwelling in the body, or out of it, to be well-pleasing to Him.

2 Corinthians 6:1

And we co-operating with Him do also exhort you that ye receive not the grace of God in vain:

2 Corinthians 11:23

so am I: are they ministers of Christ? (if I may speak as a fool) I am more: in labors more abundant, in stripes far exceeding, in prisons more frequently, and often even in deaths.

Galatians 4:11

so that I am afraid for you, least I have indeed bestowed upon you labour in vain.

Philippians 2:16

exhibiting the word of life; to my rejoicing in the day of Christ, that I have not run in vain, nor laboured in vain.

Philippians 2:19

But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timothy to you shortly, that I also may be refreshed, by knowing the state of your affairs.

Colossians 1:29

in order to which I also labour, striving earnestly according to his energy which operates in me with power.

1 Thessalonians 2:9

For ye remember, brethren, our labor and toil; for working night and day, that we might not be burthensome to any of you, we preached among you the gospel of God.

1 Timothy 5:20

Those that offend reprove before all, that others also may fear.

2 Timothy 2:6

The husbandman must labour first, in order to partake of the fruits.

Titus 1:5

For this cause I left thee in Crete, that thou mightest set in order what remained, and ordain elders in every city as I directed thee:

Titus 2:15

These things speak, and exhort; and reprove offenders with all authority: that none may despise thee.

1 Peter 5:2-3

taking the episcopal charge of it, not by constraint, but willingly; not for shameful lucre, but with a ready mind:

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