Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

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:

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 
Usage: 155

we hold
κατέχω 
Katecho 
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

Prayers for Hebrews 3:14

Context Readings

A Serious Warning Against Unbelief

13 Instead, continue to encourage one another every day, as long as it is called "Today," so that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin, 14 because we are the Messiah's partners only if we hold on to our original confidence to the end. 15 As it is said, "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as they did when they provoked me."


Cross References

Hebrews 3:6

but the Messiah was faithful as the Son in charge of God's household, and we are his household if we hold on to our courage and the hope in which we rejoice.

Romans 11:17

Now if some of the branches have been broken off, and you, a wild olive branch, have been grafted in their place to share the rich root of the olive tree,

1 Timothy 6:2

Moreover, those who have believing masters should be respectful to them, because they are fellow believers. In fact, they must serve them even better, because those who benefit from their service are believers and dear to them. These are the things you must teach and exhort.

1 Corinthians 1:30

It is because of God that you are in union with the Messiah Jesus, who for us has become wisdom from God, as well as our righteousness, sanctification, and redemption.

1 Corinthians 9:23

I do all this for the sake of the gospel in order to have a share in its blessings.

1 Corinthians 10:17

Because there is one loaf, we who are many are one body, because all of us eat from the same loaf.

Ephesians 3:6

The gentiles are heirs-in-common, members-in-common of the body, and common participants in what was promised by the Messiah Jesus through the gospel.

Hebrews 3:1

Therefore, holy brothers, partners in a heavenly calling, keep your focus on Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession.

Hebrews 6:4

For it is impossible to keep on restoring to repentance time and again people who have once been enlightened, who have tasted the heavenly gift, who have become partners with the Holy Spirit,

Hebrews 6:11

But we want each of you to continue to be diligent to the very end, in order to give full assurance to your hope.

Hebrews 12:10

For a short time they disciplined us as they thought best, but God does it for our good, so that we may share in his holiness.

1 Peter 4:13

Instead, because you are participating in the sufferings of the Messiah, keep on rejoicing, so that you may be glad and shout for joy when his glory is revealed.

1 Peter 5:1

Therefore, as a fellow elder, a witness of the Messiah's sufferings, and one who shares in the glory to be revealed, I appeal to the elders among you:

1 John 1:3

What we have seen and heard we declare to you so that you, too, can have fellowship with us. Now this fellowship of ours is with the Father and with his Son, Jesus, the Messiah.

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