Hebrews 13:18 Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a good conscience, desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things.


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a good conscience, desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things.

King James Version

Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.

Holman Bible

Pray for us; for we are convinced that we have a clear conscience, wanting to conduct ourselves honorably in everything.

International Standard Version

Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a clear conscience and desire to live honorably in every way.

A Conservative Version

Pray about us, for we trust that we have a good conscience, desiring to behave well in all things.

American Standard Version

Pray for us: for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.

Amplified

Keep praying for us, for we are convinced that we have a good (clear) conscience, that we want to walk uprightly and live a noble life, acting honorably and in complete honesty in all things.

An Understandable Version

Pray for us [continually]. We are convinced that we [i.e., the writer of Hebrews] have a clear conscience [i.e., regarding our relationship to you] and we want to behave properly in every way.

Anderson New Testament

Pray for us: for we trust that we have a good conscience, willing to live honor ably in all things.

Bible in Basic English

Make prayers for us, for we are certain that our hearts are free from the sense of sin, desiring the right way of life in all things.

Common New Testament

Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a clear conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Pray for us, for we trust we have a clear conscience, and desire our virtuous conduct may appear to all the world.

Darby Translation

Pray for us: for we persuade ourselves that we have a good conscience, in all things desirous to walk rightly.

Godbey New Testament

Pray for us: for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, wishing in all things to deport ourselves in harmony with the beauty of holiness.

Goodspeed New Testament

Pray for me, for I am sure I have a clear conscience, and I mean in every way to live an upright life.

John Wesley New Testament

Pray for us; for we trust we have a good conscience, desiring to behave ourselves well in all things.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience in all things desiring to conduct ourselves well.

Julia Smith Translation

Pray for us: for we have trusted that we have a good consciousness, in all things wishing to be well occupied.

King James 2000

Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Pray for us, for we are convinced that we have a good conscience, [and] want to conduct ourselves commendably in every [way].

Modern King James verseion

Pray for us; for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Pray for us. We have confidence because we have a good conscience in all things, and desire to live honestly.

Moffatt New Testament

Pray for me, for I am sure I have a clean conscience; my desire is in every way to lead an honest life.

Montgomery New Testament

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

NET Bible

Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a clear conscience and desire to conduct ourselves rightly in every respect.

New Heart English Bible

Pray for us, for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.

Noyes New Testament

Pray for us; for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring in all things to conduct ourselves well;

Sawyer New Testament

Pray for us; for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things wishing to live well.

The Emphasized Bible

Be praying for us; for we persuade ourselves that an honourable conscience have we, in all things honourably, desiring to behave ourselves.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Pray for us: for we have confidence that we maintain a good conscience, in all things desirous to conduct ourselves with propriety.??19 But I entreat you the rather to do this, that I may the more speedily be restored to you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Pray for us, for we are sure that our consciences are clear, since our wish is to be occupied with what is good.

Webster

Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.

Weymouth New Testament

Keep on praying for us; for we are sure that we have clear consciences, and we desire to live nobly in every respect.

Williams New Testament

Pray for me, for I am sure that I have a clear conscience, and in everything I want to live a noble life.

World English Bible

Pray for us, for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.

Worrell New Testament

Pray for us; for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to deport ourselves honestly in all things.

Worsley New Testament

Pray for us; for we are confident that we have a good conscience, desiring in all things to behave well.

Youngs Literal Translation

Pray for us, for we trust that we have a good conscience, in all things willing to behave well,

Interlinear

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

περί 
Peri 
γάρ 
Gar 
of, for, concerning, about, as touching, touching, whereof Trans, not tr,
for, , not tr
Usage: 254
Usage: 825

us
ἡμῶν 
hemon 
our, us, we, not tr,
Usage: 388

we trust
πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

we have
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

a
συνείδησις 
suneidesis 
Usage: 32

καλός 
Kalos 
Usage: 62

συνείδησις 
suneidesis 
Usage: 32

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

πᾶς 
Pas 
Usage: 704

θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would, will/would have, desire, desirous, list, to will,
Usage: 136

to live
ἀναστρέφω 
Anastrepho 
Usage: 11

References

Context Readings

Concluding Ethical Instructions

17 Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you. 18 Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a good conscience, desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things. 19 And I urge you all the more to do this, so that I may be restored to you the sooner.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 5:25

Brethren, pray for us.

Acts 23:1

Paul, looking intently at the Council, said, "Brethren, I have lived my life with a perfectly good conscience before God up to this day."

Acts 24:16

"In view of this, I also do my best to maintain always a blameless conscience both before God and before men.

2 Thessalonians 3:1

Finally, brethren, pray for us that the word of the Lord will spread rapidly and be glorified, just as it did also with you;

1 Timothy 1:5

But the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith.

Romans 12:17

Never pay back evil for evil to anyone Respect what is right in the sight of all men.

Romans 13:13

Let us behave properly as in the day, not in carousing and drunkenness, not in sexual promiscuity and sensuality, not in strife and jealousy.

Romans 15:30

Now I urge you, brethren, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God for me,

2 Corinthians 1:12

For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.

Ephesians 6:19-20

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,

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.

Colossians 4:3

praying at the same time for us as well, that God will open up to us a door for the word, so that we may speak forth the mystery of Christ, for which I have also been imprisoned;

1 Thessalonians 4:12

so that you will behave properly toward outsiders and not be in any need.

1 Peter 2:12

Keep your behavior excellent among the Gentiles, so that in the thing in which they slander you as evildoers, they may because of your good deeds, as they observe them, glorify God in the day of visitation.

1 Peter 3:16

and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.

1 Peter 3:21

Corresponding to that, baptism now saves you--not the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to God for a good conscience--through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,



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