Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

praying through every prayer and entreaty at every time in spirit, and being alert in this same thing in all perseverance and entreaty for all the sanctified,

New American Standard Bible

With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,

King James Version

Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

Holman Bible

Pray at all times in the Spirit with every prayer and request, and stay alert in this with all perseverance and intercession for all the saints.

International Standard Version

Pray in the Spirit at all times with every kind of prayer and request. Likewise, be alert with your most diligent efforts and pray for all the saints.

American Standard Version

with all prayer and supplication praying at all seasons in the Spirit, and watching thereunto in all perseverance and supplication for all the saints,

Amplified

With all prayer and petition pray [with specific requests] at all times [on every occasion and in every season] in the Spirit, and with this in view, stay alert with all perseverance and petition [interceding in prayer] for all God’s people.

An Understandable Version

[Then] offer all kinds of prayers and requests in [harmony with] the Holy Spirit at all times, and be alert constantly in making requests for all the saints [i.e., God's holy people].

Anderson New Testament

praying with all prayer and supplication, at all times, in the Spirit; and to this end being watchful in all perseverance, and supplication for all the saints:

Bible in Basic English

With prayers and deep desires, making requests at all times in the Spirit, and keeping watch, with strong purpose, in prayer for all the saints,

Common New Testament

Pray at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and petition. And with this in view, keep alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints,

Daniel Mace New Testament

Pour out your souls unto God upon all occasions, watching in prayer with all perseverance and supplication for all christians:

Darby Translation

praying at all seasons, with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching unto this very thing with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints;

Godbey New Testament

praying with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit in every place, and watching unto this same thing in all perseverance and prayer for all the saints,

Goodspeed New Testament

Use every kind of prayer and entreaty, and at every opportunity pray in the Spirit. Be on the alert about it; devote yourselves constantly to prayer for all God's people

John Wesley New Testament

which is the word of God, Praying alway by the Spirit with all prayer and supplication, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints,

Julia Smith Translation

By all prayer and supplication praying in all time in Spirit, and for this same watching vigilantly in all perseverance and supplication for the holy:

King James 2000

Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thus with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

Lexham Expanded Bible

with all prayer and supplication praying at all times in the Spirit, and to this [end] being alert with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints,

Modern King James verseion

praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching to this very thing with all perseverance and supplication for all saints.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and pray always with all manner prayer and supplication - and that in the spirit - and watch thereunto with all instance and supplication for all saints,

Moffatt New Testament

praying at all times in the Spirit with all manner of prayer and entreaty ??be alive to that, attend to it unceasingly, interceding on behalf of all the saints

Montgomery New Testament

Continue to pray at all times, with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching for it with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

NET Bible

With every prayer and petition, pray at all times in the Spirit, and to this end be alert, with all perseverance and requests for all the saints.

New Heart English Bible

with all prayer and requests, praying at all times in the Spirit, and being watchful to this end in all perseverance and requests for all the saints:

Noyes New Testament

praying with all prayer and entreaty at all times in the Spirit; and watching to this end with all perseverance and entreaty for all the saints,

Sawyer New Testament

praying with all prayer and supplication on every occasion with the spirit, and watching in the same with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints,

The Emphasized Bible

With all prayer and supplication, praying in every season, in spirit, and, thereunto, watching, with all perseverance and supplication, for all the saints, -

Thomas Haweis New Testament

praying at every opportunity with all prayer and supplication in Spirit, and watching for this very purpose with perseverance and intercession for all the saints;

Twentieth Century New Testament

Pray in spirit at all times. Be intent upon this, with unwearying perseverance and supplication for all Christ's People- -

Webster

Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching for this purpose with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;

Weymouth New Testament

Pray with unceasing prayer and entreaty on every fitting occasion in the Spirit, and be always on the alert to seize opportunities for doing so, with unwearied persistence and entreaty on behalf of all God's people,

Williams New Testament

Keep on praying in the Spirit, with every kind of prayer and entreaty, at every opportunity, be ever on the alert with perfect devotion and entreaty for all God's people,

World English Bible

with all prayer and requests, praying at all times in the Spirit, and being watchful to this end in all perseverance and requests for all the saints:

Worrell New Testament

with all prayer and supplication praying at every opportunity in the Spirit, and watching thereunto in all perseverance and supplication for all the saints;

Worsley New Testament

praying at all seasons with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance, and intercession for all the saints;

Youngs Literal Translation

through all prayer and supplication praying at all times in the Spirit, and in regard to this same, watching in all perseverance and supplication for all the saints --

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
προσεύχομαι 
Proseuchomai 
Usage: 61

καιρός 
Kairos 
Usage: 63

with
διά 
Dia 
ἐν 
En 
by, through, with, for, for ... sake, therefore , for this cause , because,
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 527
Usage: 2128

all
πᾶς 
Pas 
πᾶς 
Pas 
πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704
Usage: 704
Usage: 704

προσευχή 
Proseuche 
Usage: 31

and





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

δέησις 
Deesis 
δέησις 
Deesis 
Usage: 19
Usage: 19

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

the Spirit
πνεῦμα 
Pneuma 
Usage: 334

G69
ἀγρυπνέω 
Agrupneo 
Usage: 2

τοῦτο 
Touto 
Usage: 232

προσκαρτέρησις 
Proskarteresis 
Usage: 1

for
περί 
Peri 
Usage: 254

Images Ephesians 6:18

Context Readings

Spiritual Warfare

17 And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God, 18 praying through every prayer and entreaty at every time in spirit, and being alert in this same thing in all perseverance and entreaty for all the sanctified, 19 and for me, so that utterance may be given to me in boldness in opening my mouth to make known the mystery of the good-news,


Cross References

Colossians 4:2

Continue in prayer, being vigilant in it with thankfulness.

1 Timothy 2:1

I exhort therefore, first of all, that supplications, prayers, intercessions, thanksgivings, be made for all men,

Ephesians 1:16

I cease not expressing thanks for you, making remembrance of you in my prayers.

Mark 13:33

Watch ye! Be alert and pray, for ye know not when the time is,

Luke 21:36

Watch ye therefore, making supplication at all times, so that ye may be considered worthy to escape all these things going to happen, and to stand before the Son of man.

Philippians 4:6

Be anxious about nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thankfulness make your requests known to God.

1 Thessalonians 5:17

Pray without ceasing.

Jude 1:20

But ye beloved, building up yourselves in your most holy faith, praying in Holy Spirit,

Matthew 26:41

Watch and pray that ye enter not into temptation. Truly, the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Acts 1:14

All these men were continuing with one accord in prayer and supplication, with women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.

Philippians 1:4

always in my every entreaty for all of you, making the entreaty with joy

Genesis 32:24-28

And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.

1 Kings 8:52

that thine eyes may be open to the supplication of thy servant, and to the supplication of thy people Israel, to hearken to them whenever they cry to thee.

1 Kings 8:54

And it was so, that, when Solomon had made an end of praying all this prayer and supplication to LORD, he arose from before the altar of LORD, from kneeling on his knees with his hands spread forth toward heaven.

1 Kings 8:59

And let these my words, with which I have made supplication before LORD, be near to LORD our God day and night, that he maintain the cause of his servant, and the cause of his people Israel, as every day shall require,

1 Kings 9:3

And LORD said to him, I have heard thy prayer and thy supplication, which thou have made before me. I have hallowed this house, which thou have built, to put my name there forever. And my eyes and my heart shall be there perpetuall

Esther 4:8

Also he gave him the copy of the writing of the decree that was given out in Shushan to destroy them, to show it to Esther, and to declare it to her, and to charge her that she should go in to the king to make supplication to him,

Job 27:10

Will he delight himself in the Almighty, and call upon God at all times?

Psalm 4:1

Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness. Thou have enlarged me in distress. Have mercy upon me, and hear my prayer.

Psalm 6:9

LORD has heard my supplication. LORD will receive my prayer.

Isaiah 26:16

LORD, in trouble they have visited thee, they poured out a prayer [when] thy chastening was upon them.

Daniel 6:10

And when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house (now his windows were open in his chamber toward Jerusalem) and he knelt upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he d

Daniel 9:20

And while I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before LORD my God for the holy mountain of my God,

Hosea 12:4

Yea, he had strength over the [heavenly] agent, and prevailed, [as] he wept, and made supplication to him. He found him at Bethel, and there he spoke with us.

Zechariah 12:10

And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplication. And they shall look to me whom they have pierced. And they shall mourn for him, as [a man] mourns for his only

Matthew 15:25-28

But having come, she worshiped him, saying, Lord, help me.

Mark 14:38

Watch ye and pray that ye may not enter into temptation. Truly, the spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

Luke 3:26

the son of Maath, the son of Mattathias, the son of Semein, the son of Joseph, the son of Joda,

Luke 3:37

the son of Methuselah, the son of Enoch, the son of Jared, the son of Mahalaleel, the son of Cainan,

Luke 11:5-8

And he said to them, Which of you will have a friend, and will go to him at midnight, and say to him, Friend, lend me three loaves,

Luke 18:1-8

And he also spoke a parable to them about it being necessary to always pray, and not to give up,

Luke 22:46

And said to them, Why sleep ye? Having risen, pray that ye may not enter into temptation.

Acts 6:4

But we will continue steadfastly in prayer, and in the service of the word.

Acts 10:2

a devout man, and fearing God with all his house, and doing many charities for the people, and beseeching God always.

Acts 12:5

Indeed therefore Peter was kept in the prison, but fervent prayer was being made by the church to God for him.

Romans 8:15

For ye did not receive a spirit of bondage again for fear, but ye received a spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.

Romans 8:26-27

And likewise also the Spirit helps our weaknesses, for we know not what we would pray for as we ought, but the Spirit itself intercedes for us with inexpressible groanings.

Romans 12:12

rejoicing in hope, enduring tribulation, persevering in prayer,

Galatians 4:6

And because ye are sons, God sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.

Ephesians 2:22

in whom ye also are built together in Spirit into a habitation of God.

Ephesians 3:8

To me, a man less than the least of all the sanctified, this grace was given to preach good-news among the Gentiles, the unsearchable wealth of Christ,

Ephesians 3:18

having been rooted and grounded in love, so that ye may be able to grasp with all the sanctified what is the breadth and length and depth and height,

Ephesians 6:19

and for me, so that utterance may be given to me in boldness in opening my mouth to make known the mystery of the good-news,

Colossians 1:4

having heard of your faith in Christ Jesus, and the love toward all the sanctified,

2 Timothy 1:3

I have gratitude to God whom I serve from the forefathers in a pure conscience, as I have unceasing remembrance about thee in my supplications, night and day

2 Timothy 1:3

I have gratitude to God whom I serve from the forefathers in a pure conscience, as I have unceasing remembrance about thee in my supplications, night and day

Hebrews 5:7

Who, in the days of his flesh, having offered up both prayers and supplications with strong shouting and tears to him who was able to save him from death, and who was heard because of his reverence,

1 Peter 4:7

But the end of all things has approached. Therefore be serious, and be sober for the prayers.

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