Parallel Verses

Worsley New Testament

for we are graciously offered it, as they also were. But the word, which they heard, did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it.

New American Standard Bible

For indeed we have had good news preached to us, just as they also; but the word they heard did not profit them, because it was not united by faith in those who heard.

King James Version

For unto us was the gospel preached, as well as unto them: but the word preached did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it.

Holman Bible

For we also have received the good news just as they did; but the message they heard did not benefit them, since they were not united with those who heard it in faith

International Standard Version

because we have had the good news told to us as well as to them. But the message they heard did not help them, because they were not united by faith with those who listened to it.

A Conservative Version

For we also are having good-news preached, just as also those men, but the word of hearing did not benefit those men, not having been mixed together with faith in those who heard.

American Standard Version

For indeed we have had good tidings preached unto us, even as also they: but the word of hearing did not profit them, because it was not united by faith with them that heard.

Amplified

For indeed we have had the good news [of salvation] preached to us, just as the Israelites also [when the good news of the promised land came to them]; but the message they heard did not benefit them, because it was not united with faith [in God] by those who heard.

An Understandable Version

For we [Christians] have had the good news [about resting with God] preached to us, just as the Israelites [had good news proclaimed to them. See 1:16-19]. But the message they heard did not benefit them, because it was not coupled with faith by those who heard it.

Anderson New Testament

For we have had the good news preached to us, even as they had: but the word preached did not profit them, for it was not mixed with faith in those who heard it.

Bible in Basic English

And, truly, the good news came to us, even as it did to them; but the hearing of the word did them no good, because they were not united in faith with the true hearers.

Common New Testament

For we also have had the good news preached to us, just as they did; but the message they heard was of no value to them, because those who heard did not combine it with faith.

Daniel Mace New Testament

for to us was the good promise made, as well as to them: but the word address'd to them was not effectually receiv'd with faith by those that heard it.

Darby Translation

For indeed we have had glad tidings presented to us, even as they also; but the word of the report did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard.

Godbey New Testament

For we truly have had the gospel preached unto us, as they did also: but the word of hearing did not profit them, not being mixed with faith to those hearing.

Goodspeed New Testament

For we have had good news preached to us, just as they did, but the message they heard did them no good because they did not agree through faith with what they heard.

John Wesley New Testament

For unto us hath the gospel been preached as well as unto them; but the word heard did not profit them, not being mixt with faith in those that heard it.

Julia Smith Translation

For we also were announced of the good news, as well as they: but the word of the report profited them not, not being mixed with faith to them having heard.

King James 2000

For unto us was the gospel preached, as well as unto them: but the word preached did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{For we also have had the good news proclaimed to us}, just as those also [did], but the message {they heard} did not benefit them, [because they] were not united with those who heard [it] in faith.

Modern King James verseion

For also we have had the gospel preached, as well as them. But the Word preached did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For unto us was it declared, as well as unto them. But it profited not them that they heard the word, because they which heard it coupled it not with faith.

Moffatt New Testament

For we have had the good news as well as they; only, the message they heard was of no use to them, because it did not meet with faith in the hearers.

Montgomery New Testament

For the Good News is come to us just as it did to them. But the message they heard was of no benefit to them, because they did not share the faith of those who gave heed to it.

NET Bible

For we had good news proclaimed to us just as they did. But the message they heard did them no good, since they did not join in with those who heard it in faith.

New Heart English Bible

For indeed we have had good news preached to us, even as they also did, but the word they heard did not profit them, because they were not united by faith with those who heard.

Noyes New Testament

For to us were glad tidings addressed, as well as to them; but the word which was heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard it.

Sawyer New Testament

For we have also received the good news as they did; but the word of the report did not profit them, not being accompanied with faith in those who heard.

The Emphasized Bible

For we have had delivered to us the joyful message, just as even, they; but the word which was heard did not profit them, they not having been blended, by faith, with the things heard.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For we are hearing the same gospel preached as they did; but the word heard did not profit them, not being incorporated by faith with those who heard it.

Twentieth Century New Testament

For we have had the Good News told us just as they had. But the Message which they heard did them no good, since they did not share the faith of those who were attentive to it.

Webster

For to us was the gospel preached, as well as to them: but the word which they heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it.

Weymouth New Testament

For Good News has been brought to us as truly as to them; but the message they heard failed to benefit them, because they were not one in faith with those who gave heed to it.

Williams New Testament

For we have had the good news told to us as well as they, but the message heard did them no good, because they were not by faith made one with those who heeded it.

World English Bible

For indeed we have had good news preached to us, even as they also did, but the word they heard didn't profit them, because it wasn't mixed with faith by those who heard.

Worrell New Testament

For, indeed, we have had the Gospel proclaimed to us, even as also they; but the word which they heard did not profit them, not having been mingled with faith on the part of those who heard.

Youngs Literal Translation

for we also are having good news proclaimed, even as they, but the word heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard,

Interlinear

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

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

us was
ἐσμέν 
Esmen 
Usage: 50

εὐαγγελίζω 
Euaggelizo 
Usage: 50

as well as
καθάπερ 
Kathaper 
as, even as, as well as
Usage: 13

κακεῖνος 
Kakeinos 
and he, and they, he also, and them, and the other, and him, they also, him also,
Usage: 9

but
ἀλλά 
Alla 
but, yea, yet, nevertheless, howbeit, nay, therefore, save, not tr,
Usage: 461

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

ἀκοή 
Akoe 
Usage: 21

did
ὠφελέω 
Opheleo 
Usage: 8

not
οὐ 
Ou 
μή 
me 
not, no, cannot ,
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 1032
Usage: 493

ὠφελέω 
Opheleo 
Usage: 8

ἐκεῖνος 
Ekeinos 
that, those, he, the same, they,
Usage: 148

being mixed with
συγκεράννυμι 
Sugkerannumi 
Usage: 2

πίστις 
Pistis 
Usage: 221

ἀκούω 
Akouo 
Usage: 313

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Hebrews 4:2

References

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Context Readings

The Rest That Remains For The People Of God

1 Let us therefore fear least a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of us should seem to fall short of it: 2 for we are graciously offered it, as they also were. But the word, which they heard, did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it. 3 For we who believe shall enter into rest, as He said above, "So I sware in my wrath, they shall not enter into my rest:" though the works of creation were finished from the foundation of the world:


Cross References

1 Thessalonians 2:13

For this also we thank God continually, that when ye received the word of God, which ye heard from us, ye received it not as the word of men, but (as it is in truth) the word of God, which also worketh effectually in you that believe.

Acts 3:26

and to you first God having raised up his son Jesus, sent Him to bless you; in your turning away every one of you from your iniquities.

Acts 13:46

Then Paul and Barnabas boldly said, It was necessary that the word of God should be first spoken to you; but since ye reject it, and judge not yourselves worthy of eternal life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles:

Romans 2:25

For circumcision indeed is profitable, if thou keep the law: but if thou be a transgressor of the law, thy circumcision is become uncircumcision.

Romans 10:16-17

But all have not obeyed the gospel: for Esaias saith, "Lord, who hath believed our report?"

1 Corinthians 13:3

And though I give all my substance to feed the poor, and my body to be burnt, and have not charity, I am nothing profited.

Galatians 3:8

And the scripture foreseeing that God would justify the gentiles through faith, preached the gospel to Abraham long ago, saying, "In thee shall all nations be blessed."

Galatians 4:13

But ye know that in the infirmity of the flesh I preached the gospel to you at first:

1 Thessalonians 1:5

For our gospel came not to you in word only, but also in power, and in the holy Ghost, and in much certainty; as ye know what sort of persons we were among you for your sakes.

2 Thessalonians 2:12-13

that they may all be condemned, who believed not the truth, but had pleasure in iniquity.

1 Timothy 4:8

For bodily exercise profiteth little, but piety is profitable unto all things, having the promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come:

Hebrews 3:12

Take heed, my brethren, least there be in any of you a wicked heart of unbelief in departing from the living God:

Hebrews 3:18-19

and to whom did He swear that they should not enter into his rest, but to those that were disobedient?

Hebrews 4:6

Seeing therefore it remaineth that some are to enter into it, and they to whom it was at first offered did not enter because of their unbelief,

Hebrews 11:6

whereas without faith it is impossible to please Him; for he that cometh to God must believe, that He is, and is the rewarder of them that diligently seek Him.

James 1:21

Laying aside therefore all filthiness, and excess of malice, receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.

1 Peter 1:12

to whom it was revealed, that it was not to themselves, but to us they ministered these things, which are now declared unto you by them that have preached the gospel unto you, through the holy Spirit sent down from heaven; which things the angels desire to look into.

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