Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And may your hearts be guided by the Lord into the love of God and quiet waiting for Christ.

New American Standard Bible

May the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the steadfastness of Christ.

King James Version

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.

Holman Bible

May the Lord direct your hearts to God’s love and Christ’s endurance.

International Standard Version

May the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God and to the endurance of the Messiah.

A Conservative Version

And may the Lord direct your hearts for the love of God, and for the steadfastness of the Christ.

American Standard Version

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Amplified

May the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the steadfastness and patience of Christ.

An Understandable Version

And may the Lord direct your hearts to love [people] as God does, and to be steadfast as Christ was.

Anderson New Testament

And the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God, and to the patience of the Christ.

Common New Testament

May the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the steadfastness of Christ.

Daniel Mace New Testament

may the Lord qualify your hearts with divine affection, and a patient expectation of Jesus Christ.

Darby Translation

But the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of the Christ.

Godbey New Testament

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and the patience of Christ.

Goodspeed New Testament

May the Lord guide your hearts into a sense of God's love and into a steadfastness like Christ's.

John Wesley New Testament

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and the patience of Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

King James 2000

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now may the Lord direct your hearts toward the love of God and toward the patient endurance of Christ.

Modern King James verseion

And may the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the Lord guide your hearts unto the love of God, and patience of Christ.

Moffatt New Testament

May the Lord direct your hearts towards God's love and towards Christ's patience!

Montgomery New Testament

May the Lord incline your hearts to the love of God and to the stedfastness of Christ.

NET Bible

Now may the Lord direct your hearts toward the love of God and the endurance of Christ.

New Heart English Bible

May the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Noyes New Testament

And the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God, and to perseverance in the cause of Christ.

Sawyer New Testament

And may the Lord direct your hearts in the love of God, and in the patience of Christ.

The Emphasized Bible

But may, the Lord, guide your hearts into the love of God, and into the endurance of the Christ.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

May the Lord bring you to the love of God, and to the patience of the Christ.

Webster

And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ.

Weymouth New Testament

And may the Lord guide your hearts into the love of God and into the patience of Christ.

Williams New Testament

May the Lord guide you into a realization of God's love for you and into a patient endurance like Christ's.

World English Bible

May the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Worrell New Testament

And the Lord guide your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Worsley New Testament

And may the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patience of Christ.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God, and to the endurance of the Christ.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the Lord
κύριος 
Kurios 
Usage: 643

κατευθύνω 
Kateuthuno 
Usage: 3

ὑμῶν 
Humon 
your, you, ye, yours, not tr.,
Usage: 371

καρδία 
Kardia 
Usage: 116

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

the love
G26
ἀγάπη 
Agape 
Usage: 105

of God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

and

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

ὑπομονή 
Hupomone 
Usage: 26

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Thessalonians 3:5

Images 2 Thessalonians 3:5

Prayers for 2 Thessalonians 3:5

Context Readings

Paul's Prayer Request

4 And we have faith in the Lord about you, that you are doing and will do the things about which we give you orders. 5 And may your hearts be guided by the Lord into the love of God and quiet waiting for Christ. 6 Now we give you orders, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to keep away from all those whose behaviour is not well ordered and in harmony with the teaching which they had from us.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 29:18

O Lord, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Israel, our fathers, keep this for ever in the deepest thoughts of your people, and let their hearts be fixed and true to you;

Deuteronomy 30:6

And the Lord your God will give to you and to your seed a circumcision of the heart, so that, loving him with all your heart and all your soul, you may have life.

1 Kings 8:58

Turning our hearts to himself, guiding us to go in all his ways, to keep his orders and his laws and his decisions, which he gave to our fathers.

Psalm 40:1

When I was waiting quietly for the Lord, his heart was turned to me, and he gave ear to my cry.

Psalm 119:5

If only my ways were ordered so that I might keep your rules!

Psalm 119:36

Let my heart be turned to your unchanging word, and not to evil desire.

Psalm 119:36-6

Let my heart be turned to your unchanging word, and not to evil desire.

Proverbs 3:6

In all your ways give ear to him, and he will make straight your footsteps.

Jeremiah 10:23

O Lord, I am conscious that a man's way is not in himself: man has no power of guiding his steps.

Jeremiah 31:33

But this is the agreement which I will make with the people of Israel after those days, says the Lord; I will put my law in their inner parts, writing it in their hearts; and I will be their God, and they will be my people.

Lamentations 3:26

It is good to go on hoping and quietly waiting for the salvation of the Lord.

Luke 12:36-37

And be like men who are looking for their lord, when he comes back from the bride-feast; so that when he comes to the door, it will be open to him quickly.

Romans 5:5

And hope does not put to shame; because our hearts are full of the love of God through the Holy Spirit which is given to us.

Romans 8:25

But if we have hope for that which we see not, then we will be able to go on waiting for it.

Romans 8:28

And we are conscious that all things are working together for good to those who have love for God, and have been marked out by his purpose.

1 Corinthians 8:3

But if anyone has love for God, God has knowledge of him.

Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, a quiet mind, kind acts, well-doing, faith,

Philippians 3:20-21

For our country is in heaven; from where the Saviour for whom we are waiting will come, even the Lord Jesus Christ:

1 Thessalonians 1:3

Having ever in mind your work of faith and acts of love and the strength of your hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, before our God and Father;

1 Thessalonians 1:10

Waiting for his Son from heaven, who came back from the dead, even Jesus, our Saviour from the wrath to come.

1 Thessalonians 3:11

Now may our God and Father himself and our Lord Jesus make a way for us to come to you;

2 Timothy 4:8

From now on, the crown of righteousness is made ready for me, which the Lord, the upright judge, Will give to me at that day: and not only to me, but to all those who have had love for his revelation.

Titus 2:13

Looking for the glad hope, the revelation of the glory of our great God and Saviour Jesus Christ;

Hebrews 9:28

So Christ, having at his first coming taken on himself the sins of men, will be seen a second time, without sin, by those who are waiting for him, for their salvation.

Hebrews 12:2-3

Having our eyes fixed on Jesus, the guide and end of our faith, who went through the pains of the cross, not caring for the shame, because of the joy which was before him, and who has now taken his place at the right hand of God's seat of power.

James 1:16-18

Do not be turned from the right way, dear brothers.

James 2:5

Give ear, my dear brothers; are not those who are poor in the things of this world marked out by God to have faith as their wealth, and for their heritage the kingdom which he has said he will give to those who have love for him?

1 Peter 4:1

So that as Jesus was put to death in the flesh, do you yourselves be of the same mind; for the death of the flesh puts an end to sin;

2 Peter 3:12

Looking for and truly desiring the coming of the day of God, when the heavens will come to an end through fire, and the substance of the earth will be changed by the great heat?

1 John 4:19

We have the power of loving, because he first had love for us.

Revelation 3:10-11

Because you have kept my word in quiet strength, I will keep you from the hour of testing which is coming on all the world, to put to the test those who are on earth.

Revelation 13:10

If any man sends others into prison, into prison he will go: if any man puts to death with the sword, with the sword will he be put to death. Here is the quiet strength and the faith of the saints.

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