Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

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

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 to be destroyed in this way, what kind of people ought you to be [in the meantime] in holy behavior [that is, in a pattern of daily life that sets you apart as a believer] and in godliness [displaying profound reverence toward our awesome God],

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,

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,

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

G40
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 and it will come -- the day of the Lord -- as a thief in the night, in which the heavens with a rushing noise will pass away, and the elements with burning heat be dissolved, and earth and the works in it shall be burnt up. 11 All these, then, being dissolved, what kind of persons doth it behove you to be in holy behaviours and pious acts? 12 waiting for and hasting to the presence of the day of God, by which the heavens, being on fire, shall be dissolved, and the elements with burning heat shall melt;


Cross References

1 Peter 1:15

but according as He who did call you is holy, ye also, become holy in all behaviour,

Psalm 37:14

A sword have the wicked opened, And they have trodden their bow, To cause to fall the poor and needy, To slaughter the upright of the way.

Psalm 50:23

He who is sacrificing praise honoureth Me, As to him who maketh a way, I cause him to look on the salvation of God!

Psalm 75:3

Melted is the earth and all its inhabitants, I -- I have pondered its pillars. Selah.

Isaiah 14:31

Howl, O gate; cry, O city, Melted art thou, Philistia, all of thee, For from the north smoke hath come, And there is none alone in his set places.

Isaiah 24:19

Utterly broken down hath been the land, Utterly broken hath been the land, Utterly moved hath been the land.

Isaiah 34:4

And consumed have been all the host of the heavens, And rolled together as a book have been the heavens, And all their hosts do fade, As the fading of a leaf of a vine, And as the fading one of a fig-tree.

Matthew 8:27

and the men wondered, saying, 'What kind -- is this, that even the wind and the sea do obey him?'

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our glorying is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in simplicity and sincerity of God, not in fleshly wisdom, but in the grace of God, we did conduct ourselves in the world, and more abundantly toward you;

Philippians 1:27

Only worthily of the good news of the Christ conduct ye yourselves, that, whether having come and seen you, whether being absent I may hear of the things concerning you, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one soul, striving together for the faith of the good news,

Philippians 3:20

For our citizenship is in the heavens, whence also a Saviour we await -- the Lord Jesus Christ --

1 Thessalonians 1:5

because our good news did not come to you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Spirit, and in much assurance, even as ye have known of what sort we became among you because of you,

1 Timothy 3:16

and, confessedly, great is the secret of piety -- God was manifested in flesh, declared righteous in spirit, seen by messengers, preached among nations, believed on in the world, taken up in glory!

1 Timothy 4:12

let no one despise thy youth, but a pattern become thou of those believing in word, in behaviour, in love, in spirit, in faith, in purity;

1 Timothy 6:3

if any one be teaching otherwise, and do not consent to sound words -- those of our Lord Jesus Christ -- and to the teaching according to piety,

1 Timothy 6:6

but it is great gain -- the piety with contentment;

1 Timothy 6:11

and thou, O man of God, these things flee, and pursue righteousness, piety, faith, love, endurance, meekness;

Hebrews 13:5

Without covetousness the behaviour, being content with the things present, for He hath said, 'No, I will not leave, no, nor forsake thee,'

James 1:24

for he did view himself, and hath gone away, and immediately he did forget of what kind he was;

James 3:13

Who is wise and intelligent among you? let him shew out of the good behaviour his works in meekness of wisdom,

1 Peter 2:12

having your behaviour among the nations right, that in that which they speak against you as evil-doers, of the good works having beheld, they may glorify God in a day of inspection.

2 Peter 1:3

As all things to us His divine power (the things pertaining unto life and piety) hath given, through the acknowledgement of him who did call us through glory and worthiness,

2 Peter 1:6

and in the knowledge the temperance, and in the temperance the endurance, and in the endurance the piety,

2 Peter 3:12

waiting for and hasting to the presence of the day of God, by which the heavens, being on fire, shall be dissolved, and the elements with burning heat shall melt;

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