Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

It was for this He called you through our gospel, that you may gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

King James Version

Whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Holman Bible

He called you to this through our gospel, so that you might obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

International Standard Version

With this purpose in mind, he called you through our proclamation of the gospel so that you would obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

for which he called you, through our good-news, for an acquired possession of glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

American Standard Version

whereunto he called you through our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Amplified

It was to this end that He called you through our gospel [the good news of Jesus’ death, burial, and resurrection], so that you may obtain and share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

An Understandable Version

He called you [to this salvation] through our Gospel message, in order that you could obtain the splendor of our Lord Jesus Christ [in heaven].

Anderson New Testament

"to which he called you by our gospel, in order that you might obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Bible in Basic English

And in this purpose he gave you a part through the good news of which we were the preachers, even that you might have part in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Common New Testament

He called you to this through our gospel, that you may share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

to this he has called you, to a life of glory with our Lord Jesus Christ.

Darby Translation

whereto he has called you by our glad tidings, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Godbey New Testament

unto which He also called you through our gospel, unto the possession of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

and called you to it through our preaching of the good news, so that you may share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

John Wesley New Testament

To which he hath called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

To which he called you by our good news, to the acquisition of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

King James 2000

To which he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for which [purpose] he called you through our gospel for the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Modern King James verseion

to which He called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

whereunto he called you by our gospel, to obtain the glory that cometh of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

it was for this that he called you by our gospel, to gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Montgomery New Testament

For this he called you through my gospel, so that you might obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

NET Bible

He called you to this salvation through our gospel, so that you may possess the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

New Heart English Bible

to which he called you through our Good News, for the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Noyes New Testament

whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Sawyer New Testament

to which he called you by our gospel, to obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

The Emphasized Bible

Unto which he called you, through means of our glad-message, unto an acquiring of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

whereunto also he called you by our gospel, in order to your acquisition of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

To this you were called by the Good News which we brought you, to attain to the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Webster

To which he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

To this blessing God has called you by our Good News, so that you may have a share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Williams New Testament

and to this end He called you by our preaching of the good news, so that you may obtain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

World English Bible

to which he called you through our Good News, for the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Worrell New Testament

unto which He called you through our Gospel, to an obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Worsley New Testament

to which He hath called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Youngs Literal Translation

to which He did call you through our good news, to the acquiring of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

he called
καλέω 
Kaleo 
call, bid, be so named, named ,
Usage: 106

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

by
διά 
Dia 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
Usage: 527

our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

εὐαγγέλιον 
Euaggelion 
Usage: 69

to
εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

the obtaining
περιποίησις 
Peripoiesis 
Usage: 5

of the glory
δόξα 
Doxa 
Usage: 141

of our
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

Ἰησοῦς 
Iesous 
Usage: 969

References

Watsons

Context Readings

Stand Firm And Hold Fast

13 But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God has from the beginning chosen you to saving health through the sanctification of the Spirit and faith in the truth, 14 It was for this He called you through our gospel, that you may gain the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ. 15 Therefore, brethren, stand fast and retain the doctrine which ye have been taught, whether by word or our epistle.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 2:12

that ye would walk worthy of God, who has called you unto his kingdom and glory.

1 Thessalonians 1:5

For our gospel did not come unto you in word only, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and in full assurance as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake.

1 Peter 5:10

But the God of all grace, who has called us unto his eternal glory by Jesus, the Christ, after ye have suffered a little while, he himself perfects, confirms, strengthens, and establishes you.

Psalm 16:11

Thou wilt show me the path of life: in thy presence is fullness of joy; in thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.

Matthew 25:21

His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful slave; thou hast been faithful over a few things; I will set thee over many things; enter thou into the joy of thy lord.

John 14:2-3

In my Father's house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

John 17:22

And the clarity which thou gavest me I have given them, that they may be one, even as we are one:

John 17:24

Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am, that they may behold my clarity, which thou hast given me, for thou hast loved me from before the foundation of the world.

Romans 2:16

in the day when God shall judge that which men have covered up, according to my gospel by Jesus, the Christ.

Romans 8:17

and if sons, also heirs certainly of God and joint-heirs with Christ, if so be that we suffer with him that we may be also glorified together with him.

Romans 8:28-30

And we now know that unto those who love God, all things help them unto good, to those who according to the purpose are called to be saints.

Romans 16:25

Now to him that is able to confirm you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery which was concealed from times eternal

Ephesians 1:18

illuminating the eyes of your understanding, that ye may know what is the hope of his calling and what are the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints

2 Timothy 2:12

if we suffer, we shall also reign with him; if we deny him, he also will deny us;

1 Peter 1:4-5

unto the incorruptible inheritance that cannot be defiled and that does not fade away, conserved in the heavens for you,

Revelation 3:21

To him that overcomes will I grant to sit with me in my throne, even as I also overcame and have sat down with my Father in his throne.

Revelation 21:23

And the city had no need of the sun neither of the moon to shine in her, for the clarity of God has illuminated it, and the Lamb is its lamp.

Revelation 22:3-5

And there shall no longer be any cursed thing; but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in her; and his slaves shall serve him;

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