Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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 conscience, seeking to conduct ourselves honorably [that is, with moral courage and personal integrity] 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.

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

for
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

Watsons

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, so that they can do this with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you. 18 Pray for us; for we are convinced that we have a clear conscience, wanting to conduct ourselves honorably in everything. 19 And I especially urge you to pray that I may be restored to you very soon.


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 5:25

Brothers, pray for us also.

Acts 23:1

Paul looked intently at the Sanhedrin and said, “Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience until this day.”

Acts 24:16

I always do my best to have a clear conscience toward God and men.

2 Thessalonians 3:1

Finally, brothers, pray for us that the Lord’s message may spread rapidly and be honored, just as it was with you,

1 Timothy 1:5

Now the goal of our instruction is love that comes from a pure heart, a good conscience, and a sincere faith.

Romans 12:17

Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Try to do what is honorable in everyone’s eyes.

Romans 13:13

Let us walk with decency, as in the daylight: not in carousing and drunkenness; not in sexual impurity and promiscuity; not in quarreling and jealousy.

Romans 15:30

Now I appeal to you, brothers, through our Lord Jesus Christ and through the love of the Spirit, to join with me in fervent prayers to God on my behalf.

2 Corinthians 1:12

For this is our confidence: The testimony of our conscience is that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you, with God-given sincerity and purity, not by fleshly wisdom but by God’s grace.

Ephesians 6:19-20

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.

Philippians 4:8

Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable—if there is any moral excellence and if there is any praise—dwell on these things.

Colossians 4:3

At the same time, pray also for us that God may open a door to us for the message, to speak the mystery of the Messiah, for which I am in prison,

1 Thessalonians 4:12

so that you may walk properly in the presence of outsiders and not be dependent on anyone.

1 Peter 2:12

Conduct yourselves honorably among the Gentiles, so that in a case where they speak against you as those who do what is evil, they will, by observing your good works, glorify God on the day of visitation.

1 Peter 3:16

However, do this with gentleness and respect, keeping your conscience clear, so that when you are accused, those who denounce your Christian life will be put to shame.

1 Peter 3:21

Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you (not the removal of the filth of the flesh, but the pledge of a good conscience toward God) through the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

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