Parallel Verses

An Understandable Version

Be attentive to these things [i.e., all of the foregoing]; be involved in [practicing] them, so that your progress [in the ministry] will be evident to everyone.

New American Standard Bible

Take pains with these things; be absorbed in them, so that your progress will be evident to all.

King James Version

Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy profiting may appear to all.

Holman Bible

Practice these things; be committed to them, so that your progress may be evident to all.

International Standard Version

Think on these things. Devote your life to them so that everyone can see your progress.

A Conservative Version

Think on these things--exist within these things--so that thy progress may be visible among all.

American Standard Version

Be diligent in these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy progress may be manifest unto all.

Amplified

Practice and work hard on these things; be absorbed in them [completely occupied in your ministry], so that your progress will be evident to all.

Anderson New Testament

Meditate upon these things; give yourself wholly to them, that your advancement may be manifest in all things.

Bible in Basic English

Have a care for these things; give yourself to them with all your heart, so that all may see how you go forward.

Common New Testament

Be diligent in these matters; give yourself wholly to them, so that all may see your progress.

Daniel Mace New Testament

meditate upon these things, be wholly employ'd about them, that your proficiency may appear to all.

Darby Translation

Occupy thyself with these things; be wholly in them, that thy progress may be manifest to all.

Godbey New Testament

Be diligent in these things; give yourself wholly unto them; in order that your progress may be manifest to all.

Goodspeed New Testament

Cultivate these things, devote yourself to them, so that everyone will see your progress.

John Wesley New Testament

Meditate on these things; be wholly in them, that thy profiting may appear in all things.

Julia Smith Translation

Bestow diligent care upon these things; be in them; that thy progress may be manifest in all things.

King James 2000

Meditate upon these things; give yourself wholly to them; that your progress may appear to all.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Practice these [things]. Be [diligent] in these [things], in order that your progress may be evident to everyone.

Modern King James verseion

Meditate on these things; be in these things in order that your improvement may appear to all.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These things exercise, and give thyself unto them, that it may be seen how thou profitest in all things.

Moffatt New Testament

Attend to these duties, let them absorb you, so that all men may note your progress.

Montgomery New Testament

Let these things be your care, give yourself wholly to them, so that your progress may be manifest to all.

NET Bible

Take pains with these things; be absorbed in them, so that everyone will see your progress.

New Heart English Bible

Be diligent in these things. Give yourself wholly to them, that your progress may be revealed to all.

Noyes New Testament

Meditate on these things, give thyself wholly to them; that thy progress may be manifest to all.

Sawyer New Testament

Study these things, be much in them, that your improvement may be manifest to all.

The Emphasized Bible

These things, be thy care, in these things, be thou, that, thine advancement, may be, manifest, unto all:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Let these things be thy care; be wholly devoted to them; that thy progress may be evident to all men.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Practice these things, devote yourself to them, so that your progress may be plain to every one.

Webster

Meditate upon these things; give thyself wholly to them; that thy profiting may appear to all.

Weymouth New Testament

Habitually practise these duties, and be absorbed in them; so that your growing proficiency in them may be evident to all.

Williams New Testament

Continue cultivating these things; be devoted to them, so that everybody will see your progress.

World English Bible

Be diligent in these things. Give yourself wholly to them, that your progress may be revealed to all.

Worrell New Testament

Attend to these things; give yourself wholly to them; that your progress may be manifest to all.

Worsley New Testament

Meditate on these things, be wholly in them, that thy proficiency may be manifest in all.

Youngs Literal Translation

of these things be careful; in these things be, that thy advancement may be manifest in all things;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
μελετάω 
meletao 
Usage: 2

ταῦτα 
Tauta 
Usage: 188

ἴσθι 
Isthi 
be thou, be, agree , give thyself wholly to , not tr
Usage: 2

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

τούτοις 
Toutois 
Usage: 17

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

thy
σοῦ 
Sou 
thy, thee, thine, thine own, thou, not tr
Usage: 241

προκοπή 
Prokope 
Usage: 3

may
ὦ 
be, may be, should be, is, might be, were, not tr,
Usage: 41

φανερός 
Phaneros 
Usage: 15

Devotionals

Devotionals about 1 Timothy 4:15

References

Hastings

Images 1 Timothy 4:15

Prayers for 1 Timothy 4:15

Context Readings

Instructions For Ministry

14 Do not neglect [using] the gift [i.e., of serving as an evangelist. See II Tim. 4:5], which was given to you in response to a prophetic message [or, prediction], along with the laying on of the elders' hands [i.e., signifying your appointment]. 15 Be attentive to these things [i.e., all of the foregoing]; be involved in [practicing] them, so that your progress [in the ministry] will be evident to everyone. 16 Pay close attention to yourself and to what you teach [people]. Continue doing these things, for in doing them you will both save yourself and those who listen to you.



Cross References

Matthew 5:16

In that same way, you should allow your light [i.e., influence] to shine in front of people, so that they will see your good deeds and [be led to] honor your Father in heaven.

Acts 6:4

But we will continue earnestly in prayer and the preaching of God's word."

1 Corinthians 16:15

You know that [members of] the family of Stephanas are the firstfruits of Achaia [i.e., the first converts in that province of southern Greece], and that they have committed themselves to serving God's people [i.e., the saints].

2 Corinthians 4:14

We know that God, who raised up the Lord Jesus [from the dead], will also raise us [apostles] up with Jesus and present us with you people [i.e., in the presence of the Father in heaven].

2 Corinthians 8:5

And they did not [just] do as we had hoped, but they gave themselves first to the Lord and [then] to us through the will of God.

Philippians 2:15-16

so that you will be without just blame and innocent [of wrongdoing], children of God without fault in the middle of a crooked and perverted generation of people. You must shine among them like stars lighting up the sky,

1 Timothy 4:6

If you point out these things to the brothers you will be a good minister of Christ Jesus, and will be nurtured by the message of the faith and of the good teaching which you have been following.

Titus 2:14

He gave Himself up for us, to buy us back from [enslavement to] all [kinds of] wickedness and to purify for Himself a group of people who belong to Him and who are eager to do good deeds.

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