1 Timothy 3:9 but holding to the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

but holding to the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.

King James Version

Holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Holman Bible

holding the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.

International Standard Version

They must hold firmly to the secret of the faith with clear consciences.

A Conservative Version

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

American Standard Version

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Amplified

They must possess the mystic secret of the faith [Christian truth as hidden from ungodly men] with a clear conscience.

An Understandable Version

They should keep holding on to the deep truths of the faith with a clear conscience.

Anderson New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Bible in Basic English

Keeping the secret of the faith in a heart free from sin.

Common New Testament

they must hold the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.

Daniel Mace New Testament

but by their integrity maintain the reverence due to the gospel.

Darby Translation

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Godbey New Testament

having the testimony of faith in a pure conscience.

Goodspeed New Testament

but holding the divine truth of the faith with a clear conscience.

John Wesley New Testament

And let these be proved first,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

holding the mystery of the faith together with a pure conscience.

Julia Smith Translation

Having the mystery of faith in pure consciousness.

King James 2000

Holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Lexham Expanded Bible

holding the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience,

Modern King James verseion

having the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but having the mystery of the faith in pure conscience.

Moffatt New Testament

they must maintain the divine truth of the faith with a pure conscience.

Montgomery New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

NET Bible

holding to the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.

New Heart English Bible

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Noyes New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Sawyer New Testament

having the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

The Emphasized Bible

Holding the sacred secret of the faith in a pure conscience;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith with a pure conscience.

Twentieth Century New Testament

but men who hold the deep truths of the Faith and have a clear conscience.

Webster

Holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Weymouth New Testament

but holding the secret truths of the faith with a clear conscience.

Williams New Testament

but they must continue to hold the open secret of faith with a clear conscience.

World English Bible

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Worrell New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Worsley New Testament

holding the mystery of the faith in a pure conscience.

Youngs Literal Translation

having the secret of the faith in a pure conscience,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

the mystery
μυστήριον 
Musterion 
Usage: 23

of the faith
πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

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

a pure
καθαρός 
Katharos 
Usage: 21

References

Context Readings

Qualifications For Deacons

8 Deacons likewise must be men of dignity, not double-tongued, or addicted to much wine or fond of sordid gain, 9 but holding to the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience. 10 These men must also first be tested; then let them serve as deacons if they are beyond reproach.


Cross References

1 Timothy 1:19

keeping faith and a good conscience, which some have rejected and suffered shipwreck in regard to their faith.

1 Timothy 1:5

But the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith.

1 Timothy 3:16

By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: He who was revealed in the flesh, Was vindicated in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Proclaimed among the nations, Believed on in the world, Taken up in glory.

2 John 1:9-10

Anyone who goes too far and does not abide in the teaching of Christ, does not have God; the one who abides in the teaching, he has both the Father and the Son.



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