Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Pray that I may make it known as I should.

New American Standard Bible

that I may make it clear in the way I ought to speak.

King James Version

That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Holman Bible

so that I may reveal it as I am required to speak.

International Standard Version

May I reveal it as clearly as I should!

A Conservative Version

so that I may make it known as I ought to speak.

American Standard Version

that I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Amplified

that I may make it clear [and speak boldly and unfold the mystery] in the way I should.

An Understandable Version

[Pray] that I will make it [clearly] known, as I ought to.

Anderson New Testament

that I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Bible in Basic English

So that I may make it clear, as it is right for me to do.

Common New Testament

so that I may make it clear, as I ought to speak.

Daniel Mace New Testament

that I may publish it in the manner, it should necessarily be done.

Darby Translation

to the end that I may make it manifest as I ought to speak.

Godbey New Testament

in order that I may manifest the same, as it behooves me to speak.

Goodspeed New Testament

until I can make clear to the authorities why I cannot help telling it.

John Wesley New Testament

That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Julia Smith Translation

That I might manifest, as is fitting for me to speak.

King James 2000

That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Lexham Expanded Bible

so that I may reveal it, as it is necessary for me to speak.

Modern King James verseion

that I may make it clear, as I ought to speak.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that I may utter it, as it becometh me to speak.

Moffatt New Testament

Pray that I may unfold it as I should.

Montgomery New Testament

Pray that I may unfold it as I ought to speak.

New Heart English Bible

that I may reveal it as I ought to speak.

Noyes New Testament

that I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Sawyer New Testament

that I may declare it plainly, as I ought to speak.

The Emphasized Bible

That I may make it manifest as behoveth me to speak.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

that I may make it evident, as I ought to speak.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then I shall make them known, as I ought to do.

Webster

That I may make it manifest, as I ought to speak.

Weymouth New Testament

Then I shall proclaim it fully, as it is my duty to do.

Williams New Testament

in order to make it evident why I have to tell it.

World English Bible

that I may reveal it as I ought to speak.

Worrell New Testament

that I may make it manifest as I ought to speak.

Worsley New Testament

Behave yourselves wisely towards them that are without,

Youngs Literal Translation

that I may manifest it, as it behoveth me to speak;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

I may make
φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

it

Usage: 0

φανερόω 
Phaneroo 
Usage: 44

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

I
μέ 
me 
me, I, my, not tr
Usage: 122

δεῖ 
Dei 
Usage: 72

Context Readings

Further Advice For The Christian Life

3 At the same time pray for us too, that God may open a door for the message so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. 4 Pray that I may make it known as I should. 5 Conduct yourselves with wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the opportunities.


Cross References

Ephesians 6:20

for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may be able to speak boldly as I ought to speak.

Matthew 10:26-27

"Do not be afraid of them, for nothing is hidden that will not be revealed, and nothing is secret that will not be made known.

Acts 4:29

And now, Lord, pay attention to their threats, and grant to your servants to speak your message with great courage,

Acts 5:29

But Peter and the apostles replied, "We must obey God rather than people.

1 Corinthians 2:4-5

My conversation and my preaching were not with persuasive words of wisdom, but with a demonstration of the Spirit and of power,

2 Corinthians 2:14-17

But thanks be to God who always leads us in triumphal procession in Christ and who makes known through us the fragrance that consists of the knowledge of him in every place.

2 Corinthians 3:12

Therefore, since we have such a hope, we behave with great boldness,

2 Corinthians 4:1-4

Therefore, since we have this ministry, just as God has shown us mercy, we do not become discouraged.

Colossians 4:6

Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you should answer everyone.

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