Parallel Verses

Montgomery New Testament

and for me, that utterance may be given me to open my mouth boldly, and to make known the mystery of the gospel for which I am an ambassador,

New American Standard Bible

and pray on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,

King James Version

And for me, that utterance may be given unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Holman Bible

Pray also for me, that the message may be given to me when I open my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel.

International Standard Version

Pray also for me, so that, when I begin to speak, the right words will come to me. Then I will boldly make known the secret of the gospel,

A Conservative Version

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,

American Standard Version

And on my behalf, that utterance may be given unto me in opening my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,

Amplified

And pray for me, that words may be given to me when I open my mouth, to proclaim boldly the mystery of the good news [of salvation],

An Understandable Version

And [also pray] for me to be given boldness of speech in opening my mouth to make known the secret plan of the Gospel,

Anderson New Testament

and for me, that speech may be given me, in opening my mouth with boldness, that I may make known the mystery of the gospel,

Bible in Basic English

And for me, that words may be given to me in the opening of my mouth, to make clear without fear the secret of the good news,

Common New Testament

and also pray for me, that in the opening of my mouth, utterance may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel,

Daniel Mace New Testament

in particular for me, that I may have leave to speak without any restraint, and make known the mystery of the gospel,

Darby Translation

and for me in order that utterance may be given to me in the opening of my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the glad tidings,

Godbey New Testament

and for me that the word may be given unto me in opening of my mouth, boldly to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Goodspeed New Testament

and for me, that when I open my lips I may be given a message, so that I may boldly make known the secret of the good news,

John Wesley New Testament

And for me that utterance may be given me, by the opening my mouth to make known boldly the mystery of the gospel,

Julia Smith Translation

And for me, that the word might be given me, in the opening of my mouth in freedom of speech, to make known the mystery of the good news,

King James 2000

And for me, that utterance may be given unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Lexham Expanded Bible

and for me, that a word may be given to me at the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,

Modern King James verseion

And pray for me, that utterance may be given to me, that I may open my mouth boldly to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and for me, that utterance may be given unto me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to utter the secrets of the gospel,

Moffatt New Testament

and on my behalf also, that I may be allowed to speak and open my lips in order to expound fully and freely that open secret of the gospel

NET Bible

Pray for me also, that I may be given the message when I begin to speak -- that I may confidently make known the mystery of the gospel,

New Heart English Bible

on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in opening my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the Good News,

Noyes New Testament

and for me, that utterance may be given me in the opening of my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the gospel,

Sawyer New Testament

and for me, that a word may be given me at the opening of my mouth boldly to make known the mystery of the gospel,

The Emphasized Bible

And on behalf of me; - that, unto me, may be given discourse in the opening of my mouth, with freedom of utterance, to make known the sacred secret of the glad-message

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and for me that there may be given unto me utterance to open my mouth with boldness, to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Twentieth Century New Testament

And on my behalf also, that, when I begin to speak, words may be given me, so that I may fearlessly make known the inmost truth of the Good News,

Webster

And for me, that utterance may be given to me, that I may open my mouth boldly, to make known the mystery of the gospel,

Weymouth New Testament

and ask on my behalf that words may be given to me so that, outspoken and fearless, I may make known the truths (hitherto kept secret)

Williams New Testament

and for me that a message may be given me when I open my lips, so that I may boldly make known the open secret of the good news,

World English Bible

on my behalf, that utterance may be given to me in opening my mouth, to make known with boldness the mystery of the Good News,

Worrell New Testament

and on my behalf that utterance may be given to me, in opening my mouth to make known with boldness the mystery of the Gospel,

Worsley New Testament

and for me particularly, that utterance may be given me, that I may open my mouth with freedom, to make known the mystery of the gospel:

Youngs Literal Translation

and in behalf of me, that to me may be given a word in the opening of my mouth, in freedom, to make known the secret of the good news,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

for
ὑπέρ 
Huper 
Usage: 138

me
ἐμοῦ 
Emou 
μοί 
Moi 
me, my, mine
me, my, I, mine
Usage: 36
Usage: 152

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

λόγος 
Logos 
word, saying, account, speech, Word , thing, not tr,
Usage: 256

may be given
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

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

ἄνοιξις 
Anoixis 
Usage: 1

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

στόμα 
Stoma 
Usage: 63

παῤῥησία 
Parrhesia 
Usage: 29

to make known
γνωρίζω 
Gnorizo 
Usage: 21

the mystery
μυστήριον 
Musterion 
Usage: 23

Context Readings

Spiritual Warfare

18 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; 19 and for me, that utterance may be given me to open my mouth boldly, and to make known the mystery of the gospel for which I am an ambassador, 20 and in chains. Pray that I may proclaim it boldly as I ought to speak.


Cross References

Acts 4:29

"And now Lord, listen to their threats, and grant to thy slaves to proclaim thy message with all boldness,

2 Corinthians 3:12

Therefore, cherishing such a hope, I use great freedom of speech.

Colossians 4:3

Keep on praying for me, too, that God may open for me a door of utterance to speak the secret truth of Christ, for which I am a prisoner.

1 Thessalonians 5:25

Brothers, pray for me.

2 Thessalonians 3:1

Finally, brothers, pray on for me, that God's word may run swiftly, and be glorified as in your own case,

Acts 2:4

and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak with other tongues as the Spirit was giving them utterance.

Acts 4:13

Now when they beheld the glad fearlessness of Peter and John and had perceived that they were amazed; and they began to recognize them, that they were companions of Jesus.

Acts 4:31

When they had prayed, the place where they were gathered was shaken; and they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak the message of the Lord with boldness.

Acts 9:27

But Barnabas took him and brought him to the apostles, and told them how Saul had seen the Lord in the way, and that he had spoken to him; and also how he had preached the Name of the Lord Jesus boldly at Damascus.

Acts 9:29

He also used to hold conversations and debates with the Grecian Jews, but they kept trying to kill him.

Acts 13:46

So Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly. "It was necessary," they said, "first to proclaim the word of God to you. But since you push it away from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.

Acts 14:3

Long time, therefore, they tarried there, speaking fearlessly in the Lord, who attested the word of his grace by permitting signs and wonders to be performed by their hands.

Acts 18:26

He began to speak boldly in the synagogue; and when Priscilla and Aquila heard him they took him home and explained to him more accurately the way of God.

Acts 19:8

Then Paul went into the synagogue, and there continued to preach fearlessly for about three months, reasoning and persuading them about the kingdom of God.

Acts 28:31

He continued to preach the kingdom of God, and to teach about the Lord Jesus Christ with all boldness, quite unmolested.

Romans 15:30

Brothers, I beseech you, by Jesus Christ our Lord, and by the love which the Spirit gives, to help me in my struggle by your prayers to God on my behalf,

1 Corinthians 1:5

that in everything you have been enriched in him, in all speech, and in all knowledge

1 Corinthians 2:7

No, it is God's wisdom that I utter, that hidden wisdom which God had decreed before the world began, unto our glory.

1 Corinthians 4:1

Let any man look upon us as servants of Christ, and stewards of the secret truths of God.

2 Corinthians 1:11

while all of you also are helping me by your prayers; so that from many lips thanksgiving may rise on my behalf for the blessings vouchsafed to me through the intercessions of many.

2 Corinthians 7:4

Great is my faith in you; great is my cheerful assurance in you. I am filled with comfort; in spite of all my troubles, my heart is overflowing with joy.

2 Corinthians 8:7

Now then, as you excel in everything, in faith and utterance and knowledge and all zeal and in your love to me, see to it that you excel in this grace also.

Ephesians 1:9

when he made known to us, I say, that good pleasure which he purposed in himself

Ephesians 3:3-4

You have heard how by direct revelation the secret truth was made known to me, as I have already briefly written you.

Philippians 1:19-20

For I know that these things will turn out to my salvation through your prayers and a rich supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ.

Colossians 1:26-27

that secret truth, which, although hidden from ages and generations of old, has now been made manifest to his saints.

Colossians 2:2

May their hearts be comforted! May they be knit together in love! May they gain in all its riches the full assurance of their understanding! May they come to a perfect knowledge of the secret truth of God, which is Christ himself.

1 Thessalonians 2:2

for you remember that although I had already borne ill-treatment and insult at Philippi, I took courage in my God to tell you the gospel of God, in the face of much opposition.

1 Timothy 3:16

Yes! without contradiction, great is the mystery of godliness!

1 Timothy 3:16

Yes! without contradiction, great is the mystery of godliness!

Hebrews 13:18

Keep on praying for me. I am persuaded that I have a clear conscience, and I desire in every way to live nobly.

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