Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness,

King James Version

Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

Holman Bible

Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, [it is clear] what sort of people you should be in holy conduct and godliness

International Standard Version

Since everything will be destroyed in this way, think of the kind of holy and godly people you ought to be

A Conservative Version

Therefore, all these things being disintegrated, what kind ought ye to be in holy actions and pieties,

American Standard Version

Seeing that these things are thus all to be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy living and godliness,

Amplified

Since all these things are thus in the process of being dissolved, what kind of person ought [each of] you to be [in the meanwhile] in consecrated and holy behavior and devout and godly qualities,

An Understandable Version

Since all these things are [certain] to be destroyed, what kind of persons should you be, [if not like those] living holy lives, and in a godly manner,

Anderson New Testament

Seeing, then, that all these things shall be dissolved, what sort of persons ought you to be in all holy behavior, and godliness,

Bible in Basic English

Seeing then that all these things are coming to such an end, what sort of persons is it right for you to be, in all holy behaviour and righteousness,

Common New Testament

Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy lives and godliness,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Since then this whole system is to be destroyed, how holy should your conduct be, and how ardent your piety?

Darby Translation

All these things then being to be dissolved, what ought ye to be in holy conversation and godliness,

Emphatic Diaglott Bible

Seeing, then, all these things shall be dissolved; -what sort of persons ought you to be, in holy behavior and godliness,

Godbey New Testament

Then all these things being dissolved, what kind of people does it behoove you to be in holy deportment and godliness,

Goodspeed New Testament

If all these things are to be dissolved in this way, what holy and pious lives you ought to lead,

John Wesley New Testament

Seeing then all these things are dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness,

Julia Smith Translation

Therefore all these being dissolved, of what race ought ye to be in holy turning round and devotion,

King James 2000

Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought you to be in all holy conduct and godliness,

Lexham Expanded Bible

[Because] all these things are being destroyed in this way, what sort of [people] must you be in holy behavior and godliness,

Modern King James verseion

Then, all these things being about to be dissolved, what sort ought you to be in holy behavior and godliness,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If all these things shall perish, what manner persons ought ye to be in holy conversation, and godliness:

Moffatt New Testament

Now as all things are thus to be dissolved, what holy and pious men ought you to be in your behaviour,

Montgomery New Testament

Now since all things are in the process of dissolution, what kind of men ought you to be, in all holy living and piety;

NET Bible

Since all these things are to melt away in this manner, what sort of people must we be, conducting our lives in holiness and godliness,

New Heart English Bible

Therefore since all these things will be destroyed like this, what kind of people ought you to be in holy living and godliness,

Noyes New Testament

Seeing that all these things are thus to be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in holy conduct and godliness,

Sawyer New Testament

All these things therefore being dissolved, what persons ought we to be in holy conduct and piety,

The Emphasized Bible

Seeing that all these things are thus to be dissolved, what manner of persons, ought yeall the while to be, in holy ways of behaviour and acts of godliness, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Seeing then that all these things must be dissolved, what manner of persons ought we to be in a course of holy conduct and acts of piety,

Twentieth Century New Testament

Now, since all these things are in the process of dissolution, think what you yourselves ought to be--what holy and pious lives you ought to lead,

Webster

Seeing then that all these things will be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy deportment and godliness,

Weymouth New Testament

Since all these things are thus pre-destined to dissolution, what sort of men ought you to be found to be in all holy living and godly conduct,

Williams New Testament

If all these things are to be dissolved in this way, what men you ought to be! What holy and pious lives you ought to lead,

World English Bible

Therefore since all these things will be destroyed like this, what kind of people ought you to be in holy living and godliness,

Worrell New Testament

Seeing, therefore, that all these things are thus to be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conduct and godliness,

Worsley New Testament

Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in holy conversation and godliness,

Youngs Literal Translation

All these, then, being dissolved, what kind of persons doth it behove you to be in holy behaviours and pious acts?

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

τούτων 
Touton 
Usage: 43

λύω 
Luo 
Usage: 28

ποταπός 
Potapos 
Usage: 7

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

ye
ὑμᾶς 
Humas 
you, ye, for your sakes Trans, not tr,
Usage: 314

to be
ὑπάρχω 
Huparcho 
be, have, live, after, not tr
Usage: 41

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

ἅγιος 
Hagios 
Usage: 209

ἀναστροφή 
Anastrophe 
Usage: 13

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Peter 3:11

Devotionals containing 2 Peter 3:11

Images 2 Peter 3:11

Prayers for 2 Peter 3:11

Context Readings

The Coming Day Of The Lord

10 But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a roar and the elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and its works will be burned up. 11 Since all these things are to be destroyed in this way, what sort of people ought you to be in holy conduct and godliness, 12 looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be destroyed by burning, and the elements will melt with intense heat!


Cross References

1 Peter 1:15

but like the Holy One who called you, be holy yourselves also in all your behavior;

Psalm 37:14

The wicked have drawn the sword and bent their bow To cast down the afflicted and the needy, To slay those who are upright in conduct.

Psalm 50:23

"He who offers a sacrifice of thanksgiving honors Me; And to him who orders his way aright I shall show the salvation of God."

Psalm 75:3

"The earth and all who dwell in it melt; It is I who have firmly set its pillars. Selah.

Isaiah 14:31

"Wail, O gate; cry, O city; Melt away, O Philistia, all of you; For smoke comes from the north, And there is no straggler in his ranks.

Isaiah 24:19

The earth is broken asunder, The earth is split through, The earth is shaken violently.

Isaiah 34:4

And all the host of heaven will wear away, And the sky will be rolled up like a scroll; All their hosts will also wither away As a leaf withers from the vine, Or as one withers from the fig tree.

Matthew 8:27

The men were amazed, and said, "What kind of a man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him?"

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.

Philippians 1:27

Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or remain absent, I will hear of you that you are standing firm in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel;

Philippians 3:20

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;

1 Thessalonians 1:5

for our gospel did not come to you in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction; just as you know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake.

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.

1 Timothy 4:12

Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.

1 Timothy 6:3

If anyone advocates a different doctrine and does not agree with sound words, those of our Lord Jesus Christ, and with the doctrine conforming to godliness,

1 Timothy 6:6

But godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.

1 Timothy 6:11

But flee from these things, you man of God, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, perseverance and gentleness.

Hebrews 13:5

Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, "I WILL NEVER DESERT YOU, NOR WILL I EVER FORSAKE YOU,"

James 1:24

for once he has looked at himself and gone away, he has immediately forgotten what kind of person he was.

James 3:13

Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show by his good behavior his deeds in the gentleness of wisdom.

1 Peter 2:12

Keep your behavior excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the day of visitation.

2 Peter 1:3

seeing that His divine power has granted to us everything pertaining to life and godliness, through the true knowledge of Him who called us by His own glory and excellence.

2 Peter 1:6

and in your knowledge, self-control, and in your self-control, perseverance, and in your perseverance, godliness,

2 Peter 3:12

looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be destroyed by burning, and the elements will melt with intense heat!



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