Parallel Verses

Common New Testament

Therefore, since we have such a hope, we are very bold.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore having such a hope, we use great boldness in our speech,

King James Version

Seeing then that we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech:

Holman Bible

Therefore, having such a hope, we use great boldness.

International Standard Version

Therefore, since we have such a hope, we speak very boldly,

A Conservative Version

Having therefore such a hope we use great boldness,

American Standard Version

Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech,

Amplified

Since we have such a [glorious] hope and confident expectation, we speak with great courage,

An Understandable Version

Therefore, since we have such a hope [i.e., that the Gospel is much superior to the law], we speak with great boldness,

Anderson New Testament

Since then we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech,

Bible in Basic English

Having then such a hope, we keep nothing back,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Having then such an opinion of my ministry, I use great plainness of speech.

Darby Translation

Having therefore such hope, we use much boldness:

Godbey New Testament

Then having such hope, we use great boldness,

Goodspeed New Testament

So since I have such a hope, I speak with great frankness,

John Wesley New Testament

Having therefore this hope, we use great plainness of speech.

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore having such hope, we use much freedom of speech:

King James 2000

Seeing then that we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore, [because we] have such a hope, we use much boldness,

Modern King James verseion

Then since we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Seeing then that we have such trust, we use great boldness;

Moffatt New Testament

Such being my hope then, I am quite frank and open ??13 not like Moses, who used to hang a veil over his face to keep the children of Israel from gazing at the last rays of a fading glory.

Montgomery New Testament

Therefore, cherishing such a hope, I use great freedom of speech.

NET Bible

Therefore, since we have such a hope, we behave with great boldness,

New Heart English Bible

Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech,

Noyes New Testament

Having therefore such hope, we use great plainness of speech;

Sawyer New Testament

Having therefore this hope we use great boldness,

The Emphasized Bible

Having, then, such hope as this, great openness of speech, do we use; -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Having therefore such a hope, we use much freedom of speech.

Twentieth Century New Testament

With such a hope as this, we speak with all plainness;

Webster

Seeing then that we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech:

Weymouth New Testament

Therefore, cherishing a hope like this, we speak without reserve, and we do not imitate Moses,

Williams New Testament

So, as I have such a hope, I speak with the greatest boldness,

World English Bible

Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech,

Worrell New Testament

Having, therefore, such hope, we use great boldness of speech;

Worsley New Testament

Having therefore such hope, we use much freedom of speech:

Youngs Literal Translation

Having, then, such hope, we use much freedom of speech,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

that we have
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

τοιοῦτος 
Toioutos 
Usage: 51

ἐλπίς 
Elpis 
Usage: 54

we use
χράομαι 
Chraomai 
Usage: 11

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

Context Readings

New Covenant Ministry

11 For if what was fading away came with glory, much more is the glory of that which lasts. 12 Therefore, since we have such a hope, we are very bold. 13 We are not like Moses, who would put a veil over his face to keep the Israelites from gazing at the end of the radiance that was fading away.



Cross References

2 Corinthians 7:4

I have great confidence in you; I have great pride in you; I am filled with comfort. With all our affliction, I am overflowing with joy.

Acts 4:13

Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated, common men, they were astonished; and they recognized that they had been with Jesus.

1 Thessalonians 2:2

but after we had already suffered and been shamefully treated in Philippi, as you know, we had the boldness in our God to speak to you the gospel of God in the face of great opposition.

John 10:24

So the Jews gathered round him and said to him, "How long will you keep us in suspense? If you are the Christ, tell us plainly."

John 16:25

"I have said this to you in figurative language; but the time is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figures, but I will tell you plainly about the Father.

John 16:29

His disciples said, "See, now you are speaking plainly, and not using a figure of speech!

Acts 4:29-31

And now, Lord, look upon their threats, and grant to your servants to speak your word with all boldness,

Acts 9:27

But Barnabas took him and brought him to the apostles. And he declared to them how he had seen the Lord on the road, and that he had spoken to him, and how he had preached boldly at Damascus in the name of Jesus.

Acts 9:29

And he was talking and arguing with the Hellenistic Jews; but they were seeking to kill him.

Acts 14:3

So they spent a long time there, speaking boldly for the Lord, who bore witness to the word of his grace, granting signs and wonders to be done by their hands.

1 Corinthians 14:19

but in the church I would rather speak five words with my mind, to instruct others, than ten thousand words in a tongue.

2 Corinthians 4:2-3

But we have renounced secret and shameful ways; we do not use deception, nor do we distort the word of God. On the contrary, by setting forth the truth plainly we commend ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.

2 Corinthians 4:13

Since we have the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, "I believed and therefore I spoke," we also believe and therefore speak,

2 Corinthians 10:1

I, Paul, myself urge you, by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, I who am humble when face to face with you, but bold to you when I am away!

Ephesians 6:19-20

and also pray for me, that in the opening of my mouth, utterance may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel,

Philippians 1:20

as it is my eager expectation and hope that I will not be ashamed in anything, but that with full courage now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death.

Colossians 4:4

so that I may make it clear, as I ought to speak.

1 Timothy 3:13

For those who have served well as deacons gain for themselves a high standing and great confidence in the faith that is in Christ Jesus.

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