Parallel Verses

King James 2000

For God has not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

New American Standard Bible

For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

King James Version

For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

Holman Bible

For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

International Standard Version

For God has not destined us to receive wrath but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus, the Messiah,

A Conservative Version

Because God appointed us not for wrath, but for an acquired possession of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us.

American Standard Version

For God appointed us not into wrath, but unto the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Amplified

For God has not destined us to [incur His] wrath [that is, He did not select us to condemn us], but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

An Understandable Version

For God did not appoint us to [suffer His] wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ

Anderson New Testament

for God has not appointed us to wrath, but to the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Bible in Basic English

For God's purpose for us is not wrath, but salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Common New Testament

For God has not destined us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Daniel Mace New Testament

for God did not design to make us the objects of his displeasure, but to effect our felicity by the Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us,

Darby Translation

because God has not set us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Godbey New Testament

because God did not put us forth unto wrath, but unto the obtainment of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Goodspeed New Testament

For God has not destined us for his wrath, but to gain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

John Wesley New Testament

For God hath not appointed us to wrath,

Julia Smith Translation

For God set us not for wrath, but for the acquisition of salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

Lexham Expanded Bible

because God did not appoint us for wrath, but for the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Modern King James verseion

For God has not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For God hath not appointed us unto wrath: but to obtain salvation by the means of our Lord Jesus Christ,

Montgomery New Testament

For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to win salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ.

NET Bible

For God did not destine us for wrath but for gaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ.

New Heart English Bible

For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Noyes New Testament

for God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Sawyer New Testament

for God has not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

The Emphasized Bible

Because God did not appoint us unto anger, but unto acquiring salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ: -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Twentieth Century New Testament

For God destined us, not for Wrath, but to win Salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us,

Webster

For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

Weymouth New Testament

For God has not pre-destined us to meet His anger, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ;

Williams New Testament

For God appointed us not to reap His wrath but to gain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

World English Bible

For God didn't appoint us to wrath, but to the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Worrell New Testament

because God did not appoint us to wrath, but to the obtaining of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Worsley New Testament

For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to the obtaining of salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,

Youngs Literal Translation

because God did not appoint us to anger, but to the acquiring of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
ὅτι 
Hoti 
Usage: 764

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

τίθημι 
Tithemi 
Usage: 71

us
ἡμᾶς 
hemas 
us, we, our, us-ward 9, not tr
Usage: 170

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

ὀργή 
Orge 
Usage: 35

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

περιποίησις 
Peripoiesis 
Usage: 5

σωτηρία 
Soteria 
Usage: 43

by
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Thessalonians 5:9

Images 1 Thessalonians 5:9

Prayers for 1 Thessalonians 5:9

Context Readings

The Sudden Arrival Of The Day Of The Lord

8 But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for a helmet, the hope of salvation. 9 For God has not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ, 10 Who died for us, that, whether we wake or sleep, we should live together with him.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 1:10

And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, who delivered us from the wrath to come.

2 Thessalonians 2:13-14

But we are bound to give thanks always to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God has from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth:

Exodus 9:16

And indeed for this very cause have I raised you up, to show in you my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.

Proverbs 16:4

The LORD has made all things for himself: yea, even the wicked for the day of evil.

Ezekiel 38:10-17

Thus says the Lord GOD; It shall also come to pass, that at the same time shall things come into your mind, and you shall think an evil thought:

Matthew 26:24

The Son of man goes as it is written of him: but woe unto that man by whom the Son of man is betrayed! It would have been good for that man if he had not been born.

Acts 1:20

For it is written in the book of Psalms, Let his habitation be desolate, and let no man dwell therein: and his office let another take.

Acts 1:25

That he may take part in this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas by transgression fell, that he might go to his own place.

Acts 13:48

And when the Gentiles heard this, they were glad, and glorified the word of the Lord: and as many as were ordained to eternal life believed.

Romans 9:11-23

(For the children being not yet born, neither having done any good or evil, that the purpose of God according to election might stand, not of works, but of him that calls;)

Romans 11:7

What then? Israel has not obtained that which it seeks for; but the election has obtained it, and the rest were blinded

Romans 11:30

For as you in times past have not believed God, yet have now obtained mercy through their unbelief:

1 Thessalonians 3:3

That no man should be moved by these afflictions: for you yourselves know that we are appointed unto this.

1 Timothy 1:13

Who was before a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and insolent: but I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief.

1 Timothy 1:16

But for this cause I obtained mercy, that in me first Jesus Christ might show forth all longsuffering, for an example to them who should hereafter believe on him to life everlasting.

2 Timothy 2:10

Therefore I endure all things for the elect's sakes, that they may also obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory.

2 Timothy 2:19-20

Nevertheless the foundation of God stands sure, having this seal, The Lord knows them that are his. And, Let every one that names the name of Christ depart from iniquity.

1 Peter 2:8

And, A stone of stumbling, and a rock of offense, even to them who stumble at the word, being disobedient: to which also they were appointed.

1 Peter 2:10

Who in time past were not a people, but are now the people of God: who had not obtained mercy, but now have obtained mercy.

2 Peter 1:1

Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Savior Jesus Christ:

2 Peter 2:3

And through covetousness shall they with false words exploit you: whose judgment of old now lingers not, and their destruction slumbers not.

Jude 1:4

For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into licentiousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ.

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