Parallel Verses

Amplified

So you, my son, be strong [constantly strengthened] and empowered in the grace that is [to be found only] in Christ Jesus.

New American Standard Bible

You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

King James Version

Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Holman Bible

You, therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

International Standard Version

As for you, my child, be strong by the grace that is in the Messiah Jesus.

A Conservative Version

Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace in Christ Jesus.

American Standard Version

Thou therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

An Understandable Version

So, may you, my son, be strengthened through the unearned favor that comes from [your fellowship with] Christ Jesus.

Anderson New Testament

Do you, therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus;

Bible in Basic English

So then, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

Common New Testament

You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Daniel Mace New Testament

As for you, my son, strenuously acquit yourself of the charge you have receiv'd from Christ Jesus.

Darby Translation

Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

Godbey New Testament

Therefore, my child, be thou filled up with dynamite in the grace which is in Christ Jesus,

Goodspeed New Testament

So you, my son, must find strength in the blessing that comes through Christ Jesus.

John Wesley New Testament

Thou therefore, my son, be strong through the grace which is by Jesus Christ.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

King James 2000

You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You, therefore, my child, be strong in the grace [that is] in Christ Jesus,

Modern King James verseion

Therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou, therefore, my son be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Moffatt New Testament

Now, my son, be strong in the grace of Christ Jesus,

Montgomery New Testament

Do you then, my son, strengthen you heart in the grace which is in Christ Jesus.

NET Bible

So you, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

New Heart English Bible

You therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Noyes New Testament

Thou therefore, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus;

Sawyer New Testament

Do you therefore, my son, be strong in the grace in Christ Jesus,

The Emphasized Bible

Thou, therefore, my child, be empowering thyself in the favour that is in Christ Jesus,

Thomas Haweis New Testament

THOU therefore, my son, be mighty in the grace which is in Jesus Christ.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Do you, then, my Child, find strength in the help which comes from the union with Christ Jesus;

Webster

Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Weymouth New Testament

You then, my child, must be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Williams New Testament

So you, my son, must keep renewing your strength in the spiritual blessing that comes through union with Christ Jesus.

World English Bible

You therefore, my child, be strengthened in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Worrell New Testament

Do you, therefore, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Worsley New Testament

Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace which is in Christ Jesus:

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou, therefore, my child, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
σύ 
Su 
thou
Usage: 132

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

son
τέκνον 
Teknon 
Usage: 69

be strong
ἐνδυναμόω 
Endunamoo 
Usage: 8

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

the grace
χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

that is

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

Images 2 Timothy 2:1

Context Readings

Exhortation To Be Strong In Grace

1 So you, my son, be strong [constantly strengthened] and empowered in the grace that is [to be found only] in Christ Jesus. 2 The things [the doctrine, the precepts, the admonitions, the sum of my ministry] which you have heard me teach in the presence of many witnesses, entrust [as a treasure] to reliable and faithful men who will also be capable and qualified to teach others.


Cross References

Ephesians 6:10

In conclusion, be strong in the Lord [draw your strength from Him and be empowered through your union with Him] and in the power of His [boundless] might.

2 Timothy 1:2

to Timothy, my beloved son: Grace, mercy, and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being] from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

but He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you [My lovingkindness and My mercy are more than enough—always available—regardless of the situation]; for [My] power is being perfected [and is completed and shows itself most effectively] in [your] weakness.” Therefore, I will all the more gladly boast in my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ [may completely enfold me and] may dwell in me.

Joshua 1:7

Only be strong and very courageous; be careful to do [everything] in accordance with the entire law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may prosper and be successful wherever you go.

Haggai 2:4

But now be courageous, Zerubbabel,’ declares the Lord, ‘be courageous also, Joshua the son of Jehozadak, the high priest, and be courageous, all you people of the land,’ declares the Lord, ‘and work; for I am with you,’ declares the Lord of hosts.

1 Corinthians 16:13

Be on guard; stand firm in your faith [in God, respecting His precepts and keeping your doctrine sound]. Act like [mature] men and be courageous; be strong.

Philippians 4:13

I can do all things [which He has called me to do] through Him who strengthens and empowers me [to fulfill His purpose—I am self-sufficient in Christ’s sufficiency; I am ready for anything and equal to anything through Him who infuses me with inner strength and confident peace.]

1 Timothy 1:2

to Timothy, my true son in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace [inner calm and spiritual well-being] from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

1 Timothy 1:18

This command I entrust to you, Timothy, my son, in accordance with the prophecies previously made concerning you, so that [inspired and aided] by them you may fight the good fight [in contending with false teachers],

2 Timothy 1:7

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity or cowardice or fear, but [He has given us a spirit] of power and of love and of sound judgment and personal discipline [abilities that result in a calm, well-balanced mind and self-control].

2 Peter 3:18

but grow [spiritually mature] in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be glory (honor, majesty, splendor), both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain