Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our assurance firm until the end,

King James Version

For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence stedfast unto the end;

Holman Bible

For we have become companions of the Messiah if we hold firmly until the end the reality that we had at the start.

International Standard Version

because we are the Messiah's partners only if we hold on to our original confidence to the end.

A Conservative Version

For we have become companions of the Christ, if only we keep in possession the primacy of the essence, steadfast until the end,

American Standard Version

for we are become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm unto the end:

Amplified

For we have become fellows with Christ (the Messiah) and share in all He has for us, if only we hold our first newborn confidence and original assured expectation [in virtue of which we are believers] firm and unshaken to the end.

An Understandable Version

For we have become sharers with Christ, if we hold firmly onto the confidence [we had in Him] from the beginning until the end [of our lives].

Anderson New Testament

For we are partakers of the Christ, if we hold our begun confidence firm to the end;

Bible in Basic English

For if we keep the substance of the faith which we had at the start, even till the end, we have a part with Christ;

Common New Testament

For we have come to share in Christ if we hold our first confidence firm to the end,

Daniel Mace New Testament

for we were receiv'd into the communion of Christ, upon condition of inviolably maintaining the hope we had at the beginning even unto the end,

Darby Translation

For we are become companions of the Christ if indeed we hold the beginning of the assurance firm to the end;

Godbey New Testament

for we have been made partakers of Christ, if indeed we may hold fast the beginning of confidence firm unto the end.

Goodspeed New Testament

For we are true partners with Christ if we really keep the conviction that we had at first unshaken to the very end.

John Wesley New Testament

(For we are made partakers of Christ, if

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast unto the end;

Julia Smith Translation

For we have been partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our foundation firm to the end;

King James 2000

For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast unto the end;

Lexham Expanded Bible

For we have become partners of Christ, if indeed we hold fast the beginning of [our] commitment steadfast until the end,

Modern King James verseion

For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast to the end,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

We are partakers of Christ, if we keep sure unto the end the beginning of the first substance,

Moffatt New Testament

For we only participate in Christ provided that we keep firm to the very end the confidence with which we started,

Montgomery New Testament

For we are become comrades of the Christ, if we hold our first title deed firm until the very end.

NET Bible

For we have become partners with Christ, if in fact we hold our initial confidence firm until the end.

New Heart English Bible

For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm to the end:

New simplified Bible

For we have become companions (partners) with Christ if indeed we hold the beginning of our firm trust to the end.

Noyes New Testament

For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast our first confidence firm to the end.

Sawyer New Testament

for we have been made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of the confidence firm to the end.

The Emphasized Bible

For, partners of the Christ, have we become, - if, at least, the beginning of the confidence, throughout, firm, we hold fast:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we are partakers with Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence firm unto the end;

Twentieth Century New Testament

For we now all share in the Christ, if indeed we retain, unshaken to the end, the confidence that we had at the first.

Webster

For we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast to the end;

Weymouth New Testament

For we have, all alike, become sharers with Christ, if we really hold our first confidence firm to the End;

Williams New Testament

For we have become real sharers in Christ, if we keep firm to the end the faith we had at first,

World English Bible

For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm to the end:

Worrell New Testament

for we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our confidence firm to the end:

Worsley New Testament

for we are made partakers of Christ, if we hold fast our first confidence firm unto the end; inasmuch as it is said,

Youngs Literal Translation

for partakers we have become of the Christ, if the beginning of the confidence unto the end we may hold fast,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for , , not tr
Usage: 825

we are made
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be , come to pass , be made , be done , come , become , God forbid , arise , have , be fulfilled , be married to , be preferred , not tr , , vr done
Usage: 531

μέτοχος 
metochos 
Usage: 6

of Christ
Χριστός 
christos 
Usage: 557

if
ἐάν 
Ean 
if , whosoever 9 , whatsoever 9 , though ,
Usage: 155

we hold
κατέχω 
Katecho 
hold , hold fast , keep , possess , stay , take , have , make ,
Usage: 16

the beginning
ἀρχή 
Arche 
Usage: 42

ὑπόστασις 
Hupostasis 
Usage: 5

βέβαιος 
Bebaios 
Usage: 9

μέχρι μεχρίς 
mechri 
unto , until , till , to , till 9
Usage: 14

References

Images Hebrews 3:14

Context Readings

A Serious Warning Against Unbelief

13 But encourage one another day after day, as long as it is still called "Today," so that none of you will be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. 14 For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our assurance firm until the end, 15 while it is said, "TODAY IF YOU HEAR HIS VOICE, DO NOT HARDEN YOUR HEARTS, AS WHEN THEY PROVOKED ME."


Cross References

Hebrews 3:6

but Christ was faithful as a Son over His house--whose house we are, if we hold fast our confidence and the boast of our hope firm until the end.

Romans 11:17

But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive, were grafted in among them and became partaker with them of the rich root of the olive tree,

1 Timothy 6:2

Those who have believers as their masters must not be disrespectful to them because they are brethren, but must serve them all the more, because those who partake of the benefit are believers and beloved Teach and preach these principles.

1 Corinthians 1:30

But by His doing you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification, and redemption,

1 Corinthians 9:23

I do all things for the sake of the gospel, so that I may become a fellow partaker of it.

1 Corinthians 10:17

Since there is one bread, we who are many are one body; for we all partake of the one bread.

Ephesians 3:6

to be specific, that the Gentiles are fellow heirs and fellow members of the body, and fellow partakers of the promise in Christ Jesus through the gospel,

Hebrews 3:1

Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the Apostle and High Priest of our confession;

Hebrews 6:4

For in the case of those who have once been enlightened and have tasted of the heavenly gift and have been made partakers of the Holy Spirit,

Hebrews 6:11

And we desire that each one of you show the same diligence so as to realize the full assurance of hope until the end,

Hebrews 12:10

For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.

1 Peter 4:13

but to the degree that you share the sufferings of Christ, keep on rejoicing, so that also at the revelation of His glory you may rejoice with exultation.

1 Peter 5:1

Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed,

1 John 1:3

what we have seen and heard we proclaim to you also, so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father, and with His Son Jesus Christ.



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